Below are the links to free resources that have been shared or posted to the Morton-James Public Library Facebook page. Updated regularly.
Good Night with Dolly YouTube Channel A weekly ten-week series where Dolly Parton reads books from the Imagination Library.
Dav Pilkey at Home A Scholastic.com hosted feature with weekly activities and drawing lessons for kids from Dog Man and Captain Underpants author Dav Pilkey.
www.virtualcather.org Take a virtual tour of Willa Cather’s Red Cloud, Nebraska home as well as other Red Cloud historical places like the depot and opera house.
Nebraska Memories is a cooperative project to digitize Nebraska-related historical and cultural heritage materials and make them available to researchers of all ages via the Internet.
Take virtual tours of permanent, current, and past exhibits at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC:
Fun roller skating information from the National Museum of Roller Skating in Lincoln, Nebraska
Take a virtual tour of the Nebraska Capitol Building. Best viewed on a mobile device so you can use your touch screen for a 360 degree view.
Walk through the British Museum virtually.
Home activities page from University of Nebraska State Museum Morrill Hall
International Quilt Museum, located in Lincoln Nebraska
April is National Poetry Month – Resources from Poets.org
Virtual walk-through and close ups of Van Gogh art from the Van Gogh museum.
The Fable Cottage: Fable stories in different languages, great for language learners.
Check out high quality photos of items in the collection of the Denver Art Museum
See online featured collections from the Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln
Unite for Literacy – Simple photo and picture books for early readers, free to read online.
Virtual field trip of the Museum of the American Revolution with children’s author Lauren Tarshis of the “I Survived” series.
International Space Station Virtual Tour from NASA.