Library Media2018-12-07T17:05:32+00:00

Welcome to the Library!

Author Focus

Neal Shusterman

Photo of Library with Shusterman Bio on top

Come check out a book by Neal Shusterman this month!

Resources

Local Newspapers

USA TODAY online – A PDF of the daily paper, USA Today.  See your teacher for the login/password.

All Oregon Major Newspaper – Follow this link to 50States.com that and view a list of newspapers throughout the state of Oregon and links to each newspapers website.

Magic Wall

eBooks & Audio Books

Link to Chemeketa Cooperative Regional Library Service
Go to Chemeketa Cooperative Regional Library Service (CCRLS) to connect with libraries in Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties of Oregon. Your library card allows you to borrow materials from any CCRLS member library.
Link to Library2go - Oregon digital library consortium
Link to Answerland - Online Reference Service for Oregon residents

Answerland is an online reference service for librarians to help Oregon residents with research guidance.

Library Databases

Student Resources in ContextStart here.

Gale – A database collection of newspapers, magazines, journals, periodicals, and more.

EBSCO

World Book – An Online encyclopedia

Opposing Viewpoints – Browse current issues and differing views on the topics

CultureGrams – Information on world culture, geography, and maps

Discovery Education – Use this link at school for videos and you won’t need to log in.

Discovery Streaming – Use this link outside of school, you will need to log in. Curriculum enhancing videos

Student Links

Snopes -The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation

Hatnote – Worldwide, real time, Wikipedia edits – in sound!

Mental Floss Magazine Online – Random, Interesting, Amazing Facts. Fun quizzes and trivia.

Salem Public Library – includes information on their computer labs, study areas, homework and research help, multimedia collections, and the latest online resources.

Multnomah Public Library – includes information on e-books, thier research and homework center, events, and more.

Citation Maker – Oregon School Library Information System’s handy tool for creating citation based on MLA rules.

Learning Express – Preparation resources for trade schools, college, and work skills.

Teacher Links

Best Apps for Education – as recognized by the American Association of School Librarians

Best Websites for Education – as recognized by the American Association of School Librarians

 See Ms. D’Amico or Mrs. Rediger for log-in information

Teaching Books

TurnItIn – Plagiarism protector

OAKS to Lexile Conversion