Renaissance myON Reader
Renaissance myON Reader is a student-centered, personalized literacy environment that gives students access to more than 6,000 enhanced digital books and standards-aligned to news articles. To access the digital library, use the login information below.
- Go to the JPS myON Reader site.
- Student Username: JPS
- Student Password: read
Strong Readers = Strong Leaders
Strong Readers = Strong Leaders is a component of Mississippi’s Literacy-Based Promotion Act. Revamped in 2020, the site is organized by grade level with strategies for developing strong reading habits.
MAGNOLIA provides online resources for publicly funded K-12 schools, public libraries, community college libraries, and university libraries in Mississippi. MAGNOLIA online resources include:
- EBSCOhost — supplies a powerful, online reference system offering a variety of full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from leading information providers.
- Grolier Products — includes several online encyclopedias.
- SIRS Discoverer — provides an interactive reference tool for elementary and middle school students.
- SIRS Researcher — contains articles from 1,500 domestic and international newspapers, magazines, journals, and US government publications.
- Gale Products — includes literary resources such as Contemporary Authors and EXPLORING Poetry, as well as business reference materials.
- Wilson Biographies — contains the full text of the biographies from more than 100 print volumes of biographical reference books.
- FirstSearch — provides instant access to full text from over 7,500 journals and over 3,100 full-image online journals.
Jackson Hinds Library System
Jackson Hinds Library System provides a multitude of educational resources for students, parents, teachers and others in Jackson, Mississippi and Hinds County.
- Jackson Hinds Library System Online Catalog is an online searchable catalog of library system collections.
- Learning Express Library is a new test-prep resource from the Jackson-Hinds Library System.
- Discovery Education provides students, parents, and teachers fresh ideas to enhance learning.
- Education World is an educational resource sponsored by the American Fidelity Assurance Company.
- Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything! Portal to all Kathy Schrock technology resource sites.
- National Geographic.com offers Features, Travel, Adventure, Maps, Photography, News, Kids, Education, Forums, Live Events, and Exhibition pages. Don't miss the Education sections' Online Adventures and Maps & Geography.
- New York Times Learning Network provides grades 3–12 learning connections for students, teachers, and parents.
- PBS (public television online) offers resources for teachers and kids. The Kid pages include kid favorites such as Arthur, Barney, Clifford, and Mister Rogers.
- Refdesk.com boasts the slogan "Fact checker of the internet."