Southwestern  Schools Library

Home of the Piasa Birds

Technology Corner



Creative Commons -  convenient access to search services provided by other independent organizations


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 research projects. The site also includes an EasyBib link for correctly citing sources and a link to the Library of Congress web page.  If you're using these sites from home, the password is piasabirds


Student Resources in Context           Kids InfoBits  (always requires the password)


Google News Archive

Alphabetical listing of archived newspapers.


For Elementary Students

Homework Help



Math Help via YouTube


ACT/SAT Help

              

Encyclopedia Britannica Online


Discovery Education                                                           

Reading Guidance

Dewey Decimal System

Non Fiction Reading - See Abdo link below

Library Links

Click on the icon to reach site.   Your library username and password is required.

Internet Safety - for students 5-17


NetSmartz Kids Social Media & Internet Guides

                                                    

   Internet Safety for Middle Schoolers

Cyberbulling - Please watch this video! 

Parent Tutorial

Homeworkaholic Online: