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Recommended Reads from the Children's Collection @ the Education Library

Booklists of children's literature in support of IUB School of Education coursework


The eclipse is coming to Bloomington! On April 8, 2024 Hoosiers will be in the direct path of the solar eclipse! Here are some resources to learn more about eye safety during a total solar eclipse. Please NEVER look directly at the eclipse with your bare eyes.

The Path of Totality

Indiana counties in the path of totality will experience a period when the sun is 100% covered. Other counties in Indiana will experience 90% coverage. 

Counties in the path of totality include:
Adams, Allen, Bartholomew, Blackford, Boone, Brown, Clay, Clinton, Crawford, Daviess, Dearborn, Decatur, Delaware, Dubois, Fayette, Franklin, Gibson, Grant, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jackson, Jay, Jefferson, Jennings, Johnson, Knox, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Orange, Owen, Parke, Perry, Posey, Putnam, Randolph, Ripley, Rush, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, Sullivan, Tipton, Union, Vanderburgh, Vermillion, Vigo, Warrick, Washington, Wayne, and Wells.

(Source: IUB Center for Rural Engagement)

IUB's Center for Rural Engagement has also put together a handy toolkit, you can find that here: 

2024 Total Solar Eclipse Planning Toolkit