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Mission

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

Book search

 

Destiny DiscoverClick the Destiny icon to go to the book catalog, or to check your Destiny account (shows texts and library books).

E-Books

Sora E-books, choose "Santa Clara Unified School District"

 

Citations

Cite Your Sources!

EasyBib Citation Guide - Helps you create your works cited page, most teachers prefer MLA style.

Citation Maker - Helps you create your works cited page.

Purdue OWL - Create paper and works cited in MLA style.

Research

 Pro questSIRS knowledge sourceSIRS Discoverer

 research companion ElibraryCulture Grams

    Britannica School HighBritannica Esoclar Online

Gale Virtual Reference Library - Virtual Reference Library.

Newsela - Find articles on a variety of topics and at your reading level.

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.

Other Resources

Turnitin.com - Register as a student and join your teachers' classes.

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Staff
  Rhonda Biggs (408) 423-2448 Library Media Assistant
  Ms. Smoot (408) 423-2431 Teacher Librarian
Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Friday:  8:00 a.m. to 4:40 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:00 am - 2:50 pm

Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Questions

Got questions on how to find a library resource, or need help with research?  Visit the Library Google Classroom for help.