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Books and Reading: Accelerated Reader - Student
Here you can find new books, favourite authors and much more. This is your guide to what is in the collection at Brisbane Boys' College.
Student Logins for Star Reading and Accelerated Reader
Click on the image above
Choose 'Student', and login (these logins are NOT case-sensitive):
Username: 1st initial + 1st 4 letters of your surname eg:
John Adams is jadam;
Jacob Spenser is jspen
When you have logged in, choose either Star Reading or Accelerated Reader.
How to Access Ebooks Through BBC Digital Library (Wheelers)
eBooks can be accessed via the Library Catalogue - see the icon for eBooks
Click on the book cover. When the next screen opens, look for the tab BORROW eBOOK.
You will be automatically logged into the eBook - ensure you bookmark the eBook on your laptop Bookmark Bar so that you can return to it whenever you wish to continue reading.
(If the menu which shows the bookmark bar does not appear, right click on the top of your screen and select 'Show as Tab').
Under the SETTINGS icon ensure that the OFFLINE STORAGE is enabled. This will allow you to read your eBook even when network access is not available.
Or you click on the image above or HERE to go to directly into BBC's Digital Library.
Click on START BROWSING, and then choose a book.
Click on BORROW.
Whilst you are in BBC's Digital Library, you can look at MY LOANS to see what eBooks you have borrowed and you can RETURN your eBook early if you require.