Our Media Center is an integral part of the educational process. It is our mission to provide our students and staff with a 21st century learning environment while we promote effective , ethical use of ideas and information; and foster a love of reading.

https://classroom.google.com/

Scroll down for NEW LINKS to Ancestry.com
Fold 3 and Newspapers
  
Search the Internet Public Library Below
 
 
Links to Area Public  Libraries


PRIMARY SOURCES AVAILABLE ONLY IN THE SCHOOL BLDG: 

http://www.ancestryclassroom.com/
Genealogy Research


http://www.fold3.com/institution-index.php



Search Historical Military Records


http://www.newspapers.com/
Over 3,400 US Newspapers 1700's-2000's. More added daily.

http://images.google.com/hosted/life
Search Historic Life Magazine Photos

Search tip

Add "source:life" to any Google image search and search only the LIFE photo archive.

Search the library catalog for books and materials OR visit the HOME tab for many more links to  educational resources and websites.  Click the  
LIBRARY link here to begin your search.
 Look for the Destiny Quest App from your app store!  
 
http://web.a.ebscohost.com/eon/search/basic?sid=a6d3595d-921e-4d4f-aa42-1ec61534c60b%40sessionmgr4010&vid=0&hid=4201Click Flipster to open access to a MULTITUDE OF MAGAZINES that may be streamed or downloaded 
for reading. Offsite requires a username and password available in the media center.
 

Nonfiction Research Resources 

http://inspire.in.gov/       



An easy to use database of Magazines, Newspapers, Books & Encyclopedias, Dictionary & Image Search.


 


This search engine is preferred for students. It has been vetted or checked for reliability and accuracy.  Students will be expected to use this as their primary source for academic research.

  iSEEK™ Education is a targeted search engine that compiles hundreds of thousands of authoritative resources from university,
government, and established noncommercial providers. It provides time-saving intelligent search and a personal Web-based library to help you locate the most relevant results immediately and find them quickly later.

Click apple to search or click link to learn more about this resource.
       


http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/search/basic?sid=e708cb61-4754-435b-bf6d-b51131c50a88%40sessionmgr4004&vid=1&hid=4104

 Search Ebsco Host Reader's Guide Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson) This database includes access to  Periodicals for Magazines, Newspapers, & Academic Journals Articles and more.  
See your librarian for the user name and password. 


Opposing Viewpoints
 

Opposing Viewpoints provides full text access to all viewpoints of current hot topics and social issues. Easy to use basic and advanced search, spotlighted articles, browse by category, find videos, facts, statistics and more.  Information from news, magazines, academic journals, primary sources and websites.

Grolier Online

GALE's DATABASES AND REFERENCE ebooks

 Nonfiction Databases include: Biographies, Contemporary Authors, Health & Wellness, Virtual Reference Library, INDIANA HISTORY, Military and Intelligence, Science in Context, Small Business Resource,  TESTING and Education Resource Center (Practice SAT, ACT, AP Courses and more!)  

See your librarian for the password. 


http://www.digitalvaults.org/

Explore the Nation's history through  documents, 
photos, & records.

Use this resource to collect, and search archives,  create pathways, posters or movies.
 
https://indiana.nbclearn.com/   
Click the link and register with your school in the upper left corner.
Then follow the link and sign in each time you visit to access 
Current events collection and historic videos, news broadcasts & interviews. Also find hundreds of primary source documents, images, charts, graphics & more. All content is K-12 safe and appropriate.

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/


Ben's Guide to Government:

This site is packed full of  information about our Country's Government.  

Choose the MASTER tab for age appropriate information and games.  Site also includes links to additional Government Resources.

 

Resource for Earth and 
 Space Science
 The source of this material is 
from the National Earth Science Teachers Association  (NESTA).  
     Mrs. Lisa ConradMrs. Conrad
 District Media Integration Specialist;  lconrad@dekalbcentral.net
260-920-1012.6102
Welcome 
Mr.  Allison
School Librarian
260-920-1012.2184

Hours
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
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Resources College & Career Planning


Occupational Outlook Handbook
Online source to learning more about jobs/ careers in the future. Sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

http://www.careeronestop.org/Default.aspx
Resource for career exploration sponsored by the US. Dept. of Labor.