Welcome AISD Teachers!
Please use the pull down menu on the "AISD Teacher Resources" Tab to find Austin Public Library resources for the 2020-2021 School Year.
Have you ever wanted to see a blue monster talk to your favorite author? Us too! Learn about the people and ideas behind your favorite books. Check out Van’s interviews with todays most influential authors.
Teachers guide for how to use these videos in your classroom or library available here.
The Van Show for Teens- Learn all about teen authors, what makes them tick? Watch as they have fun with the wheel of fortune.
The Van Show for Children- Learn about your favorite children's author! Where do they get such great ideas, what makes them tick? Find out today by checking out Van Show for Children.
One Minute Van Videos- Quick interviews with kidlit authors and illustrators.
We are issuing cards again! Teachers and educators can get a card with an extended check out period. Please call Customer Service at 512-974-7475 if you need assistance.
Looking for another good book, but having trouble narrowing it down?
If so, let us tailor a custom list to your interests. Click the link and fill out the form. We will compile a recommended list and email it to you within a week. The more information you provide the better your recommendations will be!
eBooks in our library come from many different sources. In order to see availability across all apps, your best bet is to search our catalog (you can narrow results by eBook), and there you'll find out what books we have and where they are available -- often with much shorter wait times!