Wednesday, September 30, 2015

English Language Learners Database
Located in LOTE section of VRC
English Language Learners

Information about this database: 
"Reference Center provides ELL students and their teachers with an easy-to-use interface and reference materials that are designed to support English-language proficiency and comprehension. Literacy, researching, note-taking and academic writing skills are reinforced in all topics; all text can be read aloud." (ESBOCES)

Other Features: 
  • Use translation button to translate text into numerous languages.
  • Listen to text read aloud.
  •  Contains articles on subjects such as history, civics, culture, literature, and science.
  • Contains a section on life skills  

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month ~ September 15 - October 15

Resources on Hispanic/Latino Culture

Cultural Websites:
Travel/Tourism Websites
Virtual Reference Collection (VRC) databases: Click link and then select your school to enter

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Welcome back!

Welcome back students, teachers and staff !

As always the library staff is here to assist all students, teachers and staff with assignments, lessons, research and pleasure reading.  Let us help you on your road to success!

Take advantage of all the resources available at the Library Information Center
including books, E books, magazines, VRC databases, DVDs, books on CD and tape etc.

We are also pleased to announce that the Writer's Block with Ms. Jen Tursi, is now located in the library. Services are provided from periods 2-10 and include feedback on college essays, research papers, DBQs, stories and poems.

We look forward to working with you.