Websites for Readers
What to read
Multnomah County Library: Adult and teen booklists by category.
YALSA/Young Adult Library Services Association: Best books for young adults….
SF Site: The home page for Science Fiction/Fantasy books….
Teen Reads.com: For the hottest new books out there, and reviews on them, too!!
Modern Library/100 Best Novels: For the current top 100 best novels.
Destiny/Follett: Search Henley High’s Library Catalog online to see what we have…
CIS: Career Information System….find out your job and career info here…
InfoTrac: Now with over 1100 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Also, a custom selection of more than 250 full-text journals for educators. http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/klam21857
Research paper resources and citing sources (MLA, APA, and Chicago Style papers):
Hot Paper Topics: Struggling with topics for your paper? This site is a must!!
The Owl at Perdue: Probably the best site online for help on formatting and citing sources in your papers! http://owl.english.purdue.edu/
Teen Space/Internet Public Library for Teens: Great website for general help with school issues. http://www.ipl.org/2000/div/teen
OSLIS/Oregon School Library Information System: “One-stop shopping” for student and educator research needs! http://www.oslis.org/
Links to fun sites…..and you might learn something, too!:
Snopes.com: Is it fact, or is it fiction? Check here to find out…http://www.snopes.com/
United States Library of Congress: The Library of Congress always has something interesting going! http://www.loc.gov/index.html