Creating a welcoming environment that fosters independent learning, critical thinking, and a love of reading.
Research-- Online Encyclopedias, and Articles Databases
New Databases! - Gale Student Resources in Context, and Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Grolier Online - Online encyclopedias by Grolier, including the Encyclopedia Americana, New Book of Knowledge, and the Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia.
Careers! : The Occupational Outlook Handbook - Excellent resource for searching for careers in the U.S., by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Colleges! : Big Future College Search - Provided by the College Board.
Colleges! : The College Navigator - Provided by the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences.
Cite Your Sources! MLA Format Guides
Citation Maker -Helps you create your works cited page.
Purdue OWL-Create paper and works cited in MLA style.
Citing Sources-Another great site for MLA Style.
Turnitin.com - Register as a student and join your teachers' classes.
California Young Reader Medal
2015 Nominees - Young Adult
Read all three and vote for your favorite. Ask for details in the library.