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Library Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday:  7:20 to 3:30 p.m.

Late Start Wednesday: 9:05-3:30


Librarian: Kathleen Smoot

Library Asst: Ellen Fowlkes

Phone: 423-2431

Wilcox High School Library

Creating a welcoming environment that fosters independent learning, critical thinking, and a love of reading.

Overdrive eBooks



Research-- Online Encyclopedias, and Articles Databases 

New Databases! - Gale Student Resources in Context, and Opposing Viewpoints in Context

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Student Research CenterEBSCO Student Research Center - Hundreds of magazines  journals for articles,  e-books in the Book Collection Non-fiction  the History Research Center.

Points of View Database EBSCO Points of View Database Excellent resource for persuasive writing.

History Research CenterEBSCO History Reference Center  Reference books, non-fiction e-books, magazines, peer-reviewed journals, and primary source documents.

Science Research CenterEBSCO Science Reference Center  Reference books, non-fiction e-books, and peer reviewed journals.

EBSCO Professional Journals for TeachersEBSCO Professional Journals for Teachers

InfoTrac Electronic Reference Books - Electronic version of Gale reference books.

grolier.gifGrolier 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.

Other Resources

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.

Search for Books!

Book Catalog - Search for books, see books checked out, or RENEW your books under the MY ACCOUNT tab.

Book Recommendations - See what fellow students and staff recommend!  Join the wiki if you would like to submit your own recommendation.