Always available: Diverse Reads for Kids and Teens

54 new simultaneouse use eBooks are to be found in our catalogue: Own voices & diversity books for students, available for free until 31.08.2021. Just click or scan to find our diverse reads for kids and teens:

Sommerferien Bingo

Bald sind Sommerferien! Warum versuchst du nicht, das Sora Bingo zu gewinnen?

Du weißt nicht, wie man die SoraApp benutzt? Schau einfach hier:

Die ersten fünf Schüler*innen, die mir zwischen dem 1. bis 4. September 2020 ein Foto des beendeten Bingos senden, werden einen Preis bekommen.


Summer holidays are coming soon! Why don’t you try to win the Sora Bingo?

You don’t know how to use the SoraApp? Just have a look here:

The first five students sending me a photo of the completed Bingo between 1st and 4th of September 2020, will receive an award!

Free Audiobooks

SYNC’s eleventh season opens with a pair of free downloads in just a couple of days!

To make sure you and everyone you know who wants to collect personal copies of any or all of the 26 featured audiobooks this year, it’s now time to register.

First register for SYNC 2020 on the Audio Sync homepage.

Then open Sora. You’ll need to add the SYNC program’s library. Here are the steps:

  1. In Sora, open the menu (in the top-right corner).
  2. Select Add a public library.
  3. Search for audiobooksync and select the library from the results.

Q: When does each SYNC week start?

A: The SYNC week starts Thursday, April 30. at midnight (ET) and lasts until the following Wednesday at 11:59:59 pm (ET). Most of Europe will see the SYNC week start at 6 am on Thursday and then end at 5:59 am the following Thursday

Q: How long is each audiobook available in Sora?

A: Each audiobook is only available to borrow during the one featured week.

Once you’ve borrowed an audiobook, it stays on your Shelf in Sora.

Sora Sweet Reads

With the coronavirus outbreak and school closure, ESRM wants to help students find new ways to learn while away from the classroom. We have an exciting reading service available through Sora, the student reading app, which provides free 24/7 access to ebooks and audiobooks.

Learn more about Sora and its perks for you and our students here:

What better way to engage a student’s mind than through reading? Starting April 15 – July 31, 2020, the Sora Sweet Reads program will offer a collection of Juvenile and Young Adult titles that will be prominently displayed in Sora for quick and easy unlimited access.

ESRM students read – at home

Many students took the chance to get familiar with our eBook services. And they READ (-:

Viele Schüler*innen haben die Gelegenheit genutzt, sich mit unseren E-Book-Angeboten vertraut zu machen. Und sie LESEN (-:

Sora Activity 30 days


BIG LIBRARY READ: ‘Funny, You Don’t Look Autistic’

Starting March 23rd:

It’s time for #BigLibraryRead! Join the discussion & borrow the featured title from our digital collection:

📘 Featured title: ‘Funny, You Don’t Look Autistic’
✍️Author: Michael McCreary
🎧Ebook & audiobook:
👉Join the discussion:

Reader age: 12 and up!


School Library in times of Corona – ESRM Distance Learning

Not just in times of Corona:

All our students and teachers may access our Electronic Library from home. It is not only Children’s and Youth Literature that we offer, but also non-fiction books for many subjects:

Students may use the Soraapp or our Digital Library and will find more than 4000 eBooks in many languages.

Our Learnpath offers additional information for many subjects they might need and their librarian is available per email if there are any questions.


Nicht nur in Zeiten von Corona:

Alle unsere Schüler*innen und Lehrer*innen können auf unsere Elektronische Bibliothek von zuhause zugreifen. Wir bieten nicht nur Kinder- und Jugendliteratur, sondern auch Sachbücher zu zahlreichen Themen:

Schüler*innen können die Soraapp oder unserer Digitalen Bibliothek nutzen, und werden mehr als 4000 E-Books in vielen Sprachen finden.

Unsere Lernpfade bieten ergänzende Informationen für viele Themen, die sie benötigen könnten, und die Bibliothekarin ist per E-Mail erreichbar, wenn es Fragen gibt.