Covid-19 Related Resources

This is a collection of free resources from the Internet that we hope will be helpful during this Covid-19 Pandemic.  Besides  the information listed below, the Broadview Public Library District online resources and eBooks can still be accessed from the left side of the Library's homepage. Please note that the information on this page is work in progress and may change as time passes.

Also, Broadview residents without library cards can now get temporary digital cards here!

 
COVID-19 Information

Correct Use of Face Masks from the CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Covid-19

Centros para el Control y la Provención de Enfermadades - Covid-19

World Health Organization - Covid-19  

Illinois Department of Public Health - Covid-19

Cook County Department of Public Health - Covid-19

City of Chicago - Covid-19 

Internet Access During the Pandemic

Guide to Internet Service During COVID-19  (This covers some free or low cost options)

Low Cost Internet From Xfinity (2 Months Free)

Low Cost Internet From AT&T (2 Months Free)

Free Resources for Kids

Suburban School Meal Plans During the Covid-19 Pandemic  Free or low cost food assistance

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus Information to help parents talk to their children about Coronaviris (Covid-19).

Stories from Audible.com (Free while schools are closed)

Storyline Online Stories read by professional actors, including some famous ones.

Scholastic Learn at Home Day-by-Day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.

BrainPOP  Make every room a classroom. 

National Center for Families Learning  NCFL promotes family education.

Khan Academy A nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

Spanish Children's Stories Stories in Spanish & English, some with animation

Mondays with Michelle Obama! As part of the PBS KIDS Read-Along series, Michelle Obama will read four of her favorite children’s books (one book every Monday through 5/11!)

PBS KIDS  The official PBS YouTube channel for kids. It provides high quality programmings for kids.