“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” — Frederick Douglass

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax all you need is a book!” – Dr. Seuss

Mrs. Tami Mahlke, Librarian

208-737-5208 ext. 3569

Watch our students’ success with AR.
Recently added books, OMS catalog, eBooks, and digital audiobooks
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ABDO Free Digital Bookshelf
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To help stop the spread of COVID-19, schools and libraries are closing across the country. ABDO wants to ensure that readers everywhere continue to have the opportunity to learn and grow during this unprecedented event. Our digital products are available for free now through June 2020.
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Digital content is available for free through June 2020.
Elementary Digital Bookshelf
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Many ABDO titles include free weblinks on where readers can learn even more about the subjects that interest them.
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Find all of these free resources in one place on the ABDO website, along with the latest COVID-19 updates and links.

Teen BookCloud

If using a mobile device,
search for Teen BookCloud on


If using a computer or laptop,
Click on the link below.

Audio Book Cloud

If using a mobile device,
search for Audio BookCloud on


If using a computer or laptop,
Click on the link below.

AR Bookfinder

Check AR for book level and points.
AR BookFinder

Renaissance Home Connect

Parents, follow your student’s AR success.
Renaissance Home Connect


Discover what books are available in our library.

See a librarian to set up your own account.


Thousands of popular and award-winning books – available to OMS students for free!!!!


  • Download the OPENeBOOKS app from the App Store (Apple or Android).


  • Agree to any terms or conditions.


  • Email Mrs. Mahlke at  for a code and PIN.


  • When you receive this, choose the “Log in with FirstBook” option and enter when prompted.


  • You may use your code on up to six devices. The code is only for you – not any other users.


You can download 10 eBooks at a time.  Each eBook will be available for 56 days before it must be renewed.

OverDrive Link

Step 1

Install the Sora app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store, or go to to read on a computer.  

Step 2

In Sora, find O’Leary Middle School, then sign in using your Google username and password.

Step 3

Browse the Explore tab and borrow a book. Your book will open so you can start reading right away.  You can check out one book for three weeks.

Step 4

Close the book and go to your Shelf to see the title you have checked out. From there, you can:

  • Click or tap Open Book or Open Audiobook to read or listen to the book.
  • Click or tap Options to renew or return the book, get to your notes and highlights, and more.