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Hugh Cole School Library: Big Universe

How to access Big Universe at Home using Clever

Dear K-8 Families,

Please note the changes to accessing Big Universe at home and the public library.

For Entering Grades 1 to 3 Students​: Students may access Big Universe on iPads, tablets, and computers at home using their personal QR Codes. QR Codes​ are being sent home with K, 1, and 2 students.

For Entering Grades 4 to 8 Students​: Students ​login to Clever with their google account credentials (​​) and then click on Big Universe. 1. Tap on the App Store icon and search “Clever.” 2. Install the free Clever app. 3. When you tap to open the Clever app, you should be automatically prompted by the camera to scan the attached QR code.​ (It may ask you to allow access to your camera; tap ok.) 4. Hold the QR code​ up to the camera. You should now be logged in to the Clever app. 5. Find the Big Universe icon 7. Big Universe will launch and your children will see their personal bookshelf.

Helpful Tips: ​* Make sure your iPad has the latest updates * Be sure to logout of everything when you are finished. * Clever will not work on an iPhone.

Please contact Mary Almeida by calling 253-4000, ext. 5121 or at With any questions. Happy Summer Reading!