Welcome to our information page
Columbia READS! offers an exciting early literacy experience for children ages birth to 5 years in Columbia, MO. This fun and unique pilot project is possible due to the coordinated efforts of many local agencies including Columbia Public Schools, Heart of MO United Way, the Columbia Public Library and the Columbia Housing Authority.
Columbia READS! provides free access to more than 5,500 enhanced digital books that give children the resources they need to excel in school and beyond.
Schools are participating, too
Students in Columbia Public Schools and Our Lady of Lourdes Interparish School have been assigned their own unique logins to myON's full personalized literacy environment, with myON books at the core. These students should follow the instructions provided by their teachers to log onto myON.
Read anywhere, anytime
Students and families may access myON at home, in the library or other community settings, during the day, evenings, weekends and school breaks.
Read online, using any web-enabled device, or offline using our free mobile apps.
About myON books and our personalized literacy environment
myON books from Capstone are the core content of myON's award-winning personalized literacy environment with embedded metrics, developed in partnership with MetaMetrics, creators of the Lexile® Framework for Reading.