ImagineIF Libraries

Partners in Education

Welcome to ImagineIF Partners in Education, a collection of resources designed to help local educators quickly connect with ImagineIF programs, collections and services. Through this educational package, teachers can augment classroom learning opportunities in order to ensure Flathead Valley students will learn, grow and succeed for a lifetime.

Teachers

Notebook, Colored Pencils and Other Creative Supplies

Explore this collection of resources designed to help you quickly connect students with ImagineIF programs, materials and services.

Biography Reference Center

Biography Reference Center provides thousands of reliable full-text biographies, including the complete full text of Biography Today and Biography, plus narrative biographies not available in other databases. Learn More »

Creativebug

Creativebug.com has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Get unlimited access by creating an account today! Just enter your library card number and email address. Learn More »

Library Catalog

Search our collection for nonfiction, easy readers, picture books, fiction, music and more! Search the Catalog »

Montana Library 2 Go

MontanaLibrary2Go offers a collection of over 25,000 contemporary, classic, and bestseller downloadable and streaming audiobooks and e-books. Check out up to 5 titles at once. Learn More »

Masterfile Elite

Access over 1,000 full-text reference publications, covering virtually every subject you can imagine. Learn More »

Montana Memory Project

Digital collections relating to Montana’s cultural heritage and government. Includes photographs of the construction of the Hungry Horse Dam and other local history documents. Learn More »

Medline Plus

Trusted health information from the National Institutes of Health. Find up-to-date information about diseases, drugs and medical conditions. Learn More »

Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8 Plus helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers. Learn More »

Book Recommendations

Our staff can suggest a book for every student and teacher’s needs. We provide personalized service through email, phone and in person visits.

Class and Group Visits

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Request a group visit at one of our locations including stories and booktalks, a library tour highlighting resources, and library card registration. Learn More »

Check out our Class Visit Menu »

Homework Alerts

Set your students up for success. Let our staff know about upcoming projects so we can have resources and materials ready to go. Sign Up Now

School/Classroom Visits

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Bring ImagineIF to your school! We can take our exciting activities to the classroom or to your school events. Contact Becca at rjohnson@imagineiflibraries.org for more information.

Teacher Trainings

We are available to present about ImagineIF at your workshop or conference. Contact Martha at mfurman@imagineiflibraries.org for more information.

Media Literacy Training

Schedule a one-hour Zoom training on media literacy, research techniques, and scholarly ethics for your class with our information experts. Contact Martha at mfurman@imagineiflibraries.org for more information.  View the Media Literacy Flyer>

Tech Help

Let our tech experts guide you and your students with any technology questions you may have. Schedule an appointment »

Dewy Decimals Guide for Youth

Learn how to use the Dewey Decimal System (DDS), an organizational system for knowledge. Most American public libraries use the Dewey Decimal System. Download the Dewey Decimals Guide »

AWE Learning Computers

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Special touchscreen computers offer children ages 2-9 fun games across 7 curricular areas.

Fandom Meetup

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Meet other fans and explore your interests; promotes visual literacy, appreciation of different cultures, creativity, social connections and innovation. More information coming soon!

Hands-On Maker Inspired Events For Grades 6-12

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* We offer themed events with STEAM challenges, crafts and interactives designed to stimulate creativity and learning. Learn More »

Interactive Play Activities Available During Open Hours

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Enjoy open ended play with our market stall, train table, light table, giant ball run, and more!

Monthly Events for Grades K-6

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* We offer themed events with STEAM challenges, crafts and interactives designed to stimulate creativity and learning. Learn More »

Internet Computer Stations, WIFI and Printing

Finish homework, research your interests, and print that paper that’s due tomorrow.

Summer Experience For Birth – Grade 12

Join us every summer for exciting fun and learning! Learn More »

Students

Notebook, Colored Pencils and Other Creative Supplies

Explore this collection of resources designed to help you quickly connect students with ImagineIF programs, materials and services.

Biography Reference Center

Biography Reference Center provides thousands of reliable full-text biographies, including the complete full text of Biography Today and Biography, plus narrative biographies not available in other databases. Learn More »

Library Catalog

Search our collection for nonfiction, easy readers, picture books, fiction, music and more! Search the Catalog »

Masterfile Elite

Access over 1,000 full-text reference publications, covering virtually every subject you can imagine. Learn More »

Medline Plus

Trusted health information from the National Institutes of Health. Find up-to-date information about diseases, drugs and medical conditions. Learn More »

Montana Library 2 Go

MontanaLibrary2Go offers a collection of over 25,000 contemporary, classic, and bestseller downloadable and streaming audiobooks and e-books. Check out up to 5 titles at once. Learn More »

Creativebug

Creativebug.com has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Get unlimited access by creating an account today! Just enter your library card number and email address. Learn More »

Montana Memory Project

Digital collections relating to Montana’s cultural heritage and government. Includes photographs of the construction of the Hungry Horse Dam and other local history documents. Learn More »

Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8 Plus helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers. Learn More »

AWE Learning Computers

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Special touchscreen computers offer children ages 2-9 fun games across 7 curricular areas.

Fandom Meetup

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Meet other fans and explore your interests; promotes visual literacy, appreciation of different cultures, creativity, social connections and innovation. More information coming soon!

Hands-On Maker Inspired Events For Grades 6-12

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* We offer themed events with STEAM challenges, crafts and interactives designed to stimulate creativity and learning. Learn More »

Interactive Play Activities Available During Open Hours

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* Enjoy open ended play with our market stall, train table, light table, giant ball run, and more!

Monthly Events for Grades K-6

*Due to COVID-19, all in-person programs are on hold.* We offer themed events with STEAM challenges, crafts and interactives designed to stimulate creativity and learning. Learn More »

Internet Computer Stations, WIFI and Printing

Finish homework, research your interests, and print that paper that’s due tomorrow.

Summer Experience For Birth – Grade 12

Join us every summer for exciting fun and learning! Learn More »

Book Recommendations

Our staff can suggest a book for every student and teacher’s needs. We provide personalized service through email, phone and in person visits.

Resume Help

Ready to apply for your first job? Drop by the library to get personalized help with your resume. Meet with a Job Service expert at ImagineIF Columbia Falls and set up a time to discuss employment options. Book a Job Service Coach »

Media Literacy Training

Schedule a one-hour Zoom training on media literacy, research techniques, and scholarly ethics for your class with our information experts. Contact Martha at mfurman@imagineiflibraries.org for more information.  View the Media Literacy Flyer>

Tech Help

Let our tech experts guide you and your students with any technology questions you may have. Schedule an appointment »

Homework Alerts

Notebook, Colored Pencils and Other Creative Supplies

ImagineIF Partners in Education Homework Alert allows teachers the opportunity to notify ImagineIF about upcoming assignments. This will ensure that students have the best chances of finding the research tools they need. Please submit this form at least two weeks in advance. A staff member will respond within 48-72 hours.


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