Library

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SEARCH OUR CATALOG

The library is the place to find books, computers, and printers...but did you know that it also offers so much more?

Get personal assistance with finding that book or resource for that project.

Not sure how or when to use the databases? Just ask!

Your librarian is here to help!

LIBRARY HOURS

Mrs. Turkie is at Silver Creek on Thursdays & Fridays, and every other Wednesday.

Hours:

7:30am - 3pm

Students - Not sure if I am here. Please feel free to check my calendar.

Mrs. Turkie's Calendar

Teachers - Am I available to teach or host a class? Please feel free to check my calendar.

Mrs. Turkie's Calendar

Reservations: For the Library or a Learning Session in your classroom

Reservation Form


SEARCH OUR DATABASES

In order to search GALE from home, use the password: raiders (all lowercase).

GALE STUDENT RESOURCES

  • Use the student resources database as source of general information. This is a great place to start your research!

GALE OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS

  • This database is great for researching controversial issues and for finding persuasive articles.

GALE SCIENCE IN CONTEXT

  • Research up to date information on all things related to science, health and diseases.

LIBRARY POLICIES:

  • Please bring your ID card to check out books (three books at a time, books are due every three weeks)

  • You will need your district-issued email (ECARMS) account to log-in to the library's computers

  • Printing is available for academic purposes (10 page maximum)

  • You will be charged for items overdue by more than one year and lost/damaged materials -- see your librarian for information

 ONLINE RESOURCES

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

ProQuest contains scholarly journals, newspapers, reports, etc in addition to millions of digitized historical primary sources and ebooks. Items you find helpful to your research can easily be saved to your Google Drive.

Username: esuhsd Password: esuhsd

JURN is a database containing free academic articles and books. Finding what you need for your research project in JURN requires knowledge of search strategies such as Boolean, Wildcard, and Phrase searching.

WIKIPEDIA