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Library Schedule 

 

Staff:
Preet Dutta, Library Media Tech     email: hdutta@smuhsd.org      Library phone number:  650-558-2627

Library Hours:  7:30 am - 3:30 pm (M-Th), 7:30 am - 3:15pm (F)

 

The Library Media Center (LMC) is located in Room 140 on the 31st St. side of our upper campus.
Students and the school community also have access to the Electronic Resources listed below on any internet-connected computer. Log in and password information are included where necessary.

 

Hillsdale High School Library Electronic Databases
(All these listed can be accessed at home.)

                     * Hillsdale High School                           
Library Catalog 
 Find A Book At The School Library
 Site link 
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 Peninsula Library System     
 Public libraries website
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Gale Databases (replaces EBSCO) http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/hillsdalehs

Includes Issues and Controversies

Log on:       hillsdhs

Password:  hillsdale

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*Issues Controversies Online
*Today's Science Online

  For current information on a wide variety of social and science issues.
  *Issues and Controversies in American History
For balanced explanations of the most controversial issues in American history
username:smuhsd    password: facts
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Noodletools

This is a bibliography building tool for creating perfect MLA entries.  Students create  personal accounts where they can save their bibliographies and take notes. Click on Sign in and create your own account with a personal login and password.

 

Student Resources

 

History tools

Library of Congress:

  • Searchable by topic

  • Primary sources

  • Audio and video

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html

Oral histories/documentaries by student interviewers

http://www.tellingstories.org/index.html

National Geographic

http://education.nationalgeographic.com

Demographics and maps

http://show.mappingworlds.com/world/

Basic biographies

http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/spotlight/start.html

Country studies and reports

http://www.countryreports.org/

Printable maps

http://nationalmap.gov/small_scale/printable.html

http://show.mappingworlds.com/world/

(Maps that are searchable by demographics)



 

 

Other helpful tools

(atlas, thesaurus, dictionary, located on top tab)   www.infoplease.com

 
 
 


 

Math and Science

Math explanation and games

www.mathisfun.com

(explanations, games, handouts and practice)

 

Advanced math and science help

http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/more/for-students/

Read below:.

Highlights for High School contains an abundance of resources that cover not only science and mathematics but also engineering, humanities, and social sciences. These resources are available under a Creative Commons license, so the material on the site can be integrated into classroom lesson plans, shared, reused, and remixed.”




 

 

New Fiction

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Magazine Titles available for a one week checkout

Allure

ESPN

Latina

Motor Trend

National Wildlife

People

Popular Mechanics

Popular Science

Road and Track

Rolling Stone

Seventeen

Shape

Skateboarding

Snowboarder

Sports Illustrated

T. Ride BMX

Time