Welcome to the Secondary School Library page!

We have many resources to help you in your search for knowledge, so please have fun and let us know if you need any assistance.

Library Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday : 8:15 am - 4:00 pm
  • Friday : 8:15 am - 3:30 pm

RESEARCH DATABASES FOR STUDENT USE | FREE RESOURCES

Students are free to use the following research databases at the Library as well as from home. Usernames and passwords can be obtained at the circulation desk or from your teacher.

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA
www.school.eb.com
General Encyclopedia.
Use ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE SCHOOL or HIGH SCHOOL levels

Also EB World Data Analyst
www.world.eb.com
Statistics on all countries. Compare stats and general info between different countries. Also gives historical perspective.

NEWSBANK
www.infoweb.newsbank.com
For all year levels 1-13.
Newspaper, magazine and journal articles for the past 20 years in a variety of subject areas. Full text. Databases include among others:

  • NewsBank KidsPage
    Plants, animals, fossils, science, math, the earth, health, sports, people, arts, geography, and important problems.
  • Connections for Kids
    For Primary students. Relating real-world information to learning.
  • America's Historical Newspapers (1690-2000)
    News articles from hundreds of primary sources.
  • Global NewsBank with Periodicals and Statistics (1996-Current)
    All articles in English, translated from broadcasts, news agency transmissions, wire services, newspapers, magazines, and government documents.
  • NewsBank ScienceSource Collection (1987-Current)
    Articles, biographies, and digests explore science topics.
  • Access World News
    The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers as well as full-text content of key international sources.
Jennifer Taylor
Jennifer Taylor Librarian