Southwestern  School Library

Home of the Piasa Bird

Technology Corner

This Prezi web link will assist students in creating a Prezi Presentation for any assignment.

Creative Commons:

Paper Writing Tool (great resource for typing papers with citations):

Poster My Wall (great for creating posters or school assignments)

Research Help

This Gale Researching Database link has two researching sites. "Student Resources in Context" & "Kids InfoBits" are made available to all for doing school researching projects. The site also includes an EasyBib link for correctly citing sources and a link to the Library of Congress web page.

For Elementary Students

Spelling Help:


Google for Kids:

Whoos Reading: (Reading & Writing Comprehension)

Reading Guidance

Dewey Decimal System

Non-Fiction Reading

Parent Tutorial

Homeworkaholic Online:

Homework Help

Math Help:

Test taking help:

This link will help students study for the ACT and other tests:

Encyclopedia Britannica Online:

Noodle Tools Online (writing tool):


Discovery Education

State  & Local Library Links

Brighton Memorial Public Library:

Abdo Digital Books
  (username: SW District E-Books)
   (password: PiasaBirds)