Central High School Main Office: (970)254-6200
550 Warrior Way  
Grand Junction, CO 81504  
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The Bookmarks are here!

Design-a-Bookmark Contest Winners are printed and available! Get your favorite before it's gone. . .

Gabriela Casiano Martinez, overall winner

Find a book in CHS Library

To borrow books from another school:

  1. Change the first drop-down to 'School District.'
  2. Click on the 'log in' link at the top right of the search screen.
  3. Username = your first and last name  Library # = mv then your student ID #.
  4. Search for your book, click on the 'Place Hold' tab
  5. Your book will be delivered to CHS in about a week.

See any library staff if you have questions.

Did you know there's a Teen Book Finder App? Search for it in your store!

Also try Teen Book Lists from GoodReads

Best Fiction for Young Adults 2014

Database Searches = Smart Research

The Database Advantage:

  • Reliable resources
  • Print and electronic sources
  • Easy to cite
  • Smaller number of hits to sort through

Confused? Try this Database Prezi

Bored with PowerPoint? Try Prezi!

You need an email address to sign up

Like to read? CHS Book Club

Next Mtg: Monday,Oct.13th, at lunch, Library back tables

We all read whatever interests us, then get together to talk books. We're not a single-book club. Don't miss out!! See Mrs. Shelp for details. We meet every other Monday at lunch in the library.

EasyBib

  • Online Citation Maker
  • Check out the RESOURCES Tab!
  • Source Organizer
  • Project Outliner

Register from a district computer for your pro account

Google Apps for CHS:

CHS GApps login

New this year: all students and staff have accts created. Use your district username and password

Google Apps Training Site

D51 Google Apps Info/help

eBooks now available!

Username: your district username

Student password: your student ID #

Staff password: your employee ID# followed by T

 

Staff:

A quick link to Library Connect & reservation calendars

Here's a short video on how to make a reservation

 

Looking for books and their Lexile? Search for that here: http://lexile.com/

ACT Prep Sites:

ACT Online Prep

www.actonlineprep.com

ACT Test Prep Question of the Day:

http://www.act.org/qotd/

ACT Test Practice Questions

http://www.actstudent.org/sampletest/

General ACT Test Prep page to help teachers and students:

http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/descriptions/

ACT word of the day:

http://www.number2.com/exams/act/daily/word/index.cfm?s=0

Video, images, and info all in one place!

Students now have accounts built for DE. Search and save content to your account. Use your district username and password to log in.

Try the Board Builder tool to make an interactive poster board.

www.collegeincolorado.org

Purdue OWL Research Help

MLA Citation Maker (Purdue OWL) An easy online way to make your Works Cited page

bibme.org orSign up for a free account to save your resources. Also has autofill Works Cited!

Duke University Library is a great resource for all research questions - process, citations and works cited. Also has great tips for avoiding plagiarism