Welcome to the Charles Hay Library

Welcome to the Library!

The library is the perfect place to develop a love for reading and learning. It is our goal to help students develop the skills needed to use a variety of informational sources, from traditional print media to online databases. Library lessons include poetry, jokes, stories, factual information and fairy tales are all read and discussed so that your child will grow as a reader and a life long learner. Below are some of the digital resources students can use to access both e-books and hard copy books.


Storia Storia School Edition is a unique eReading experience designed in close collaboration with Scholastic’s reading experts to inspire today’s kids with a love for reading, while offering teachers the tools they need to better support the literacy success of every child in the classroom. With Storia School Edition, every student in your school will have unlimited school access to 2,000 quality eBooks for every teacher, every student, all year. To use Storia, click HERE, enter your class code, choose your name, and enter your personal password.


Follett Click HERE to access our school online catalog of hardcopy books and eBooks.


Tumblebooks The Tumblebooks collection has over 1000 titles with content most appropriate for those in grades K-8. It includes animated talking picture books, chapter books, videos, non-fiction titles, playlists, books in languages other than English such as French and Spanish, graphic novels and math stories. Student iPads have the Tumblebooks weblink installed with no login needed. Alternatively, from a computer, login directly HERE with Username: englewoodpl and Password: ewschools.


Englewood Public Library Click HERE to gain access to great databases for research. To use these databases please FIRST copy and paste the number below:


Click on eResearch on the left hand side, then enter in the number you copied from above.  Academic Search Premier and EbscoHost are two recommended databases for project/ paper research.


Charles Hay World School Library  
IB Coordinator/Media Specialist