Library

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

Teens' Top Ten 2016

Teen Book Lists from GoodReads

Database access

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

EasyBib

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

Register from a district computer for your pro account

Like to read? CHS Book Club

Book Stack

Meets every Monday at lunch, Library window 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 Monday at lunch in the library.

Google Apps for CHS:
CHS GApps login

All students and staff have a district Google account Sign in with:

district username@d51gapps.org

use your district password

*Accounts used before this school year will be deleted! Move anything you'd like to save

Google Classroom

Google Apps Training Site

D51 Google Apps Info/help

Official SAT Practice

SAT Prep Sites

College Board Daily Practice App

SAT Practice Test

Khan Academy Full SAT

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/

VIA

eBooks now available!
Username: your district username
Student password: your student ID #
Staff password: your employee ID#
followed by T

Discovery

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.


ACT Prep Sites:

ACT Online Prep
https://actonlineprep.act.org/ePrep/browserInfo.do

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

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