Digital Books, Music & Videos

Digital Books

Sora​ Digital Library​
Borrow fiction, non-fiction, comic books, and magazines in a variety of languages in eBook and eAudiobook formats. Suitable for all Grades!
Sora and Google Read Write
Sora How-To Videos

TumbleBoo​ks
Includes animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, books in Spanish and French, as well as a Graphic Novel collection. Suitable for Grades K-6!​
TumbleBooks User Guide​

Music

Naxos Music Library
Stream classical, jazz, pop, and rock music, and access an array of other music resources, including a glossary and pronunciation guides for composer and artist names, opera libretti, and synopses. Suitable for Grades 7+!
Username: haltdsbmm |Password: Music23+24
Naxos Music Library User Guide​

Naxos MusicBox
Access 4,000+ audio and video tracks, 60+ composer features, and 40+ music activities. Learn about instruments of the orchestra, stage and screen, and music from around the World. Suitable for Grades K-10!
Please use the following to login as a Teacher Username: haltdsbmm |Password: Music23+24
Naxos MusicBox Video Tutorials
Naxos Teacher’s Guide Video Tutorial

Videos

Criterion On-Demand

A selection of movies and feature films is licenced and available during the school day. Teachers must watch videos before showing any movies to students to ensure appropriateness for age/grade as the collection includes high school-level materials that are not always appropriate for elementary schools.  Do not share the login details with students. Suitable for all Grades!

Username: HDSB |Password: movies

Curio English
This video platform gives teachers and students streaming access to the best educational content from CBC and Radio-Canada. Curio has over 5,000 programs and resources that you can access. Suitable for Grades 3+!
Curio User Guide

Curio French
This video platform gives teachers and students streaming access to the best educational content from CBC and Radio-Canada in French. Curio has over 5,000 programs and resources that you can access. Suitable for Grades 3+!
Curio User Guide

Learn360
Learn360 is a vetted, easy-to-use, media library correlated to Ontario Curriculum Standards, organized for educators, and full of K–12 content from top producers. Suitable for all Grades!
Learn360 Educator Guide
Learn360 User Guide

​McIntyre Media
With an impressive collection of award-winning content, access streaming videos by subject area with descriptions that include grade levels, running times, and summaries. Suitable for all Grades!
McIntyre Media User Guide