Salem Community High School Media Center

SCHS Home Page
MC Homepage: Find
books or articles
Abe Lincoln Award/ Read for a Lifetime
Book Buzz
Research Wiki
Class Projects
Choosing a web site
Online Reference
Magazine List
SCHS Media Center QR
Policies and Rules
Teacher Resources
SHARE Online Library Catalog
Media Center hours:
Monday - Friday
7:40 am to 3:30 pm
Mrs. Gibbs
Media Specialist
548-0727 ext. 1217
Mrs. Kohrig
Media Center Clerk
548-0727 ext. 1215


Books & Ebooks

Illinois Heartland Library System
SHARE Online Library Catalog
Online library catalog 
For SCHS books, drop down Limit by menu & choose My Library

How to Renew a Book

3M E-books Ebooks:
Cloud Library

Startup tips


Tap blue to see
Cloud Library Ebooks Featured Teen Shelf
MackinVIA MackinVia Ebooks: NonFiction

OPen Ebooks app

Open Ebooks
Ask for a login code

Freshman Info

Book Club
2nd Wed. Oct 11
Reference databases: for articles      passwords in student handbook.
Exploring Issues database
Exploring Issues: Overviews & Viewpoints on Current Issues
Gale Student Resources in Context:90 full text reference series 
       Biography - History - Geography - Literature - Health - Science - Careers
            ebooks - Newspapers - 1200 fulltext Magazines & Journals - Podcasts - Videos
Gale AccessMYLibrary App

Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context:    
      Pro /Con Viewpoints -Topic overviews - Reference - Statistics -  News- Videos - Images - Magazines - Journals - Ebooks - Web links - Podcasts

  Gale AccessMYLibrary App
Gale Virtual Ref Libr

Topic Finder     Using Topic Finder video    TipsGale AccessMYLibrary App link
Ebooks in Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale with Google Drive video    Tips
Choosing a research topic video
Narrowing topic video
OV Advanced Search video
SCHS Media Center
For passwords   see student handbook.
for Dual Credit Students
Kaskaskia College Research databases
                                     EBSCO intro video
PDFing web articles to highlight
Highlighting Colors

Search tips   SCHS English Dpt Style Manual    MLA 8 Style Center

         NoodleTools             New Login instructions 2016
      for Works Cited List, Notecards and Outline

             Step-by-Step Handout    Notecard Tutorial    Outline Tutorial QuickCite for Database
                   Tutorials:    Startup and Tabletop and Outline      Citing Social Media

Illinois State Library Free Database Trials during Nov. click here  Ask for Login and password in Media Center.

OCLC First Search: Databases, some full text, for education, medicine, govt, and reference.    ArticlesFirst: index to find magazine articles          SILC Statewide Illinois Library Catalog new SILC
 WorldCat Local  


Last modified 21 Sep 2017