(Use your KAS Gmail account to login to Destiny Discover)

(must sign on with your KAS gmail account to view)

: Read newspaper articles from around the world.
Watch animated videos of science, history, reading, writing and more!
A great place to start research on science and history topics! Good for basic research projects.. Advanced Placement Source and 3,000+ non-fiction K-8 ebooks. Good for extended essays, and elementary research projects.
:  search the 15,000+ Ebsco eBooks!
A database full of easy to read biography and historical information, perfect for classroom presentations and reports.
: 42 Digital magazines for young to teen readers accessible from anywhere in the world! Including magazines on sports, hobbies, science, business, history, animals, comics, video gaming and fashion–many of these are not available anywhere else in Taiwan!
Thousands of academic periodicals covering over 150 topics. Perfect for EE research!
PebbleGo is the award winning PreK-3 database for reading and research.
 Over 9,000 Current Digital Audiobooks–great for all ages! Login with your KAS gmail and password kaskas if needed.
Tumblebooks has over 500 read-aloud and animated books available from anywhere!
is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites. are some online tutorials on using WorldBook.

 KAS Library Ebooks

To check out KAS ebooks, log into Destiny, then search for “ebook.” Click “Open” to read the book. If you decide you want to keep reading, click anywhere and a menu will appear. On the top left there is a “Close” button. When you click this button, it gives you 3 options: choose “close and check out” if you want to keep reading it. You can then later find your title in the “My Info” link in Destiny. For more information on how to use your library account, watch this short video: or for login information first login to your KAS email and click

To download & read ebooks offline: go to  to select the app for your device,. First, install the app, then login to your Destiny Account, and go to “My Library” to open your book, or search and download new books!

Kaohsiung Public Library

Anyone who lives in Kaohsiung may be a member of the public library system, and it is a really great system! They have many online resources–some even in English! Foreigners need only supply their passport and a local address to get their public library card. To log in, use your card ID # as your ID and your birthdate with the Chinese year as the password in the following format: YYMMDD. To find your Chinese birthyear, you can use this  Find your nearest public library branch .

Log in here first with your public library card.(has excellent databases on Taiwan and Asian history, and also has English databases and Inter-Library Loan agreements with national Universities)
 (Has audio books, picture books and novels in Chinese; these are NOT cataloged in their public library catalog)

Free Online Resources

: Digital Archive of photos, films and articles. Good for history and primary source research
(AR-Like quizzes)
: Digital Archive of photos, films and articles. Good for history and primary source research
: Scholarly articles. Good for Extended Essays
Read articles from the 1800’s to the 1980s from all over the world.Scholarly articles. Good for Extended Essays: Free classic ebooks in more than 60 languages!Free scholarly ebooks
Free public domain audio books in more than 70 languages! Scholarly articles. Good for Extended Essays Digital Archive of maps. Good for history and primary source research
: Easily search thousands of scientific resources in this deep web search that are buried in Google Scholar!
 Economic, agricultural and economic statistics of Taiwan; good for Extended essays.
: Pollution & water data
Visual Arts Database Service: Resource of free fine art & advertising images to use in education
: A free resource management app, that allows you to save, organize and share resources from anywhere!

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Important Information about your KAS Library

Selection Assistance

The library staff will be glad to provide assistance with selection of books for assignments and for leisure reading.


Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten and First Grade students may check out up to three books for up to one week. Students in grades 2-12 and parents may check out up to five books for two weeks.  All items may be renewed once if no reserve request has been made. If you lose or damage a book, you must pay for it.

Library Mission

We believe the library is for learning new things, discovering new ideas, creating products and enjoying reading. Library users who disrupt others pursuing these goals will be given two warnings before they are asked to leave.

Book Orders

We welcome your suggestions for books to add to the library collection. Books are ordered throughout the year as needed. The library also coordinates book orders for 11选5杀号公式 through Scholastic Books.

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There is a photocopier for students to use for a limited number of copies. Please ask the library staff for assistance. If you have any questions, or need help, please ask! If there is something that you require that isn’t listed here, please speak to us. We’ll do our best to serve you.

We exist to serve the students, parents and staff of Kaohsiung American School.  In addition to more than 21,000 books available for checkout, we also carry popular magazines and subscribe to a variety of powerful research databases. Our OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) system allows students to search the full collection at 11选5杀号公式 and 11选5杀号公式 to easily find the resources they need for learning. Students can also access our online databases from 11选5杀号公式 through this website. With wireless internet access, a printer/copier, and a ceiling-mounted projector, we can support a variety of instructional needs. Students and teachers are able to use the library as an extension of the classroom during the 11选5杀号公式 day. After 11选5杀号公式, the work tables, reading areas and computers are available for students and parents until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday during the regular 11选5杀号公式 year.

Parents can also sign up for a parent library account. Please bring your KAS Parent ID Card and fill out a simple form that includes your email, phone number, and child’s name, and in 24 hours, you will be able to check out books and read/listen to ebooks!

Contact Us

library@11选5杀号公式  or 866-7 -583-0112 x300