Reading Rainbow host and executive producer LeVar Burton has launched a new web-based subscription library for teachers, Skybrary School.The Skybrary database currently features over 500 titles and virtual field trips suited for primary schoolers, with a diverse mix of fiction and nonfiction. The ease of use and visual appeal make Skybrary school a valuable new resource for the classroom.
Content is varied and rich. Students have a wide selection of books that are instantly available to them at home and at school. Overall, this is a solid purchase to give primary students the chance to ‘go anywhere’ through books and improve their reading skills as they make the journey. (School Library Journal)