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Epic! books : getting started.

For Parents What is Epic? At school, Epic provides free ebook access to over 25,000 high-quality fiction & nonfiction books for kids 12 and under.  At home, Epic provides the same ebook access for a subscription fee of $7.99/month. ...

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Can we use Biblionasium at NIST?

YES you can. Biblionasium is linked directly to Destiny Discover so books in our library (MLC Mechai Learning Commons) collection will appear with "IN" or "OUT" to indicate if it is currently available.   Log into Destiny Discover [click here] . Tap on the top...

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What tools are available for creating a bibliography?

  What tools do we recommend for tracking research sources and creating bibliographies?   NIST used to have educational accounts for all students using EasyBib, which provided extra features (like APA and Chicago styles) beyond the free (MLA) version, but...

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Epic! books: What are Epic books?

What is Epic? At school, Epic provides free ebook access to over 25,000 high-quality fiction & nonfiction books for kids 12 and under.  At home, Epic provides the same ebook access for a subscription fee of $7.99/month.  Can my student access these ebooks at home?...

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Epic! Books: Can students access Epic books at home?

What is Epic? At school, Epic provides free ebook access to over 25,000 high-quality fiction & nonfiction books for kids 12 and under.  At home, Epic provides the same ebook access for a subscription fee of $7.99/month.  From NIST libraries. Free access is only...

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Can I make recurring bookings for the MLC?

Yes it is possible to make recurring bookings however only based on the day of the week, Monday - Friday (see image). This means that recurring bookings based on the 10 day cycle is currently not possible in Veracross. A request to add this feature has been submitted...

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How can I begin collaborating with the librarians?

The most common approach is for classes to self-manage their access to the MLC (usually via Veracross bookings. Here's how). MLC staff are always available to work alongside students to assist searches, support questioning and fuel their inquiries with high quality...

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