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Digital Whiteboard: When You Need a Break

Polls, games, and tips for the online Library

We All Need a Break

These are scary, isolating times and you probably need a break from the news, and  - dare I say it? - law school. 

Here are some resources to lift your spirits and hopefully take your mind off the scary stuff. 

Don't miss Digital Boley! Now that we're physically closed, do you miss some of the fun polls, puzzles, and games that the library provided? Digital Boley is your answer! We've created pollspuzzles, discussion boards, and even a Virtual Bacon!

Dance Church Go (free live streaming workouts)
Downdog Apps (free for anyone with a .edu address until July 1)
Planet Fitness Live Workouts (free, 4pm PT)
Visit a National Park - entrance fees are now waived but check if there are reduced hours

Bandsintown Live (free on Twitch)
A List of Live Virtual Concerts to Watch During The Coronavirus Shutdown
Free Live Streamed Classical Music Concerts
The Kennedy Center's Digital Stage
Paste Magazine's "Live Music at Home" Concerts on Demand

Calm: Take a Deep Breath (free)
Headspace: Weathering the Storm (free)
Balance (free one-year subscription: download app, create an account, go to payments page)


Virtual Theater Experiences from Home

Resources for Kids

We recognize that some of you have kids and are looking for resources to keep them busy while you're attending class or studying. Here are some curated and free online resources to help them self-entertain. 

Don't forget about your local public library! Your library card gives you access to ebooks, streaming movies, comics, and more. If you don't have a library card and live in Multnomah County, sign up here! You can also sign up for a Multnomah Library card if you live in one of these areas outside of Multnomah County. 

We've also arranged for free access to TumbleBooks, which provides access to ebooks, audiobooks, and math books. There are no checkouts or holds, and they can be accessed on any device. - K-6 children's ebook database
Direct Link:
Username: tumble735
Password: books - K-6 math ebook database
Direct Link:
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6 - gr 7-12 ebook database
Direct Link:
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6 - This site is an ALL ages audio book database, however the direct link below provides direct access to the children's section. (If you want to switch to the TEEN section, change the 33 in the link to 221.

Direct Link:
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6

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