Library Resources

Dee Hohenshell, Librarian


Country, State, and Provence Resources

Magazine, Journals, Reference Databases

Social Issues Database

E-books

Click the REMOTE ACCESS button BELOW to access databases when not using the school's network.

FREE e-books

Set up an account to access all genres of books. Biblioboard includes an extensive collection of classics as well as romances, kids' books, sci fi, graphic novels and popular fiction. Download the BIBLIOBOARD app for your mobile device and use the same account. Accounts must be set up in Illinois; however, access is available anywhere Internet service is provided. Please contact Mrs. Hohenshell deehohen@midwestcentral.org if you have questions about setting up a Biblioboard account or accessing the content.

Check out this great selection of e-books provided by Illinois State Library. Stop by the library to get your library card number and PIN and down load the AXIS 360 app for mobile devices to have access to these books.

Citation Help

Purdue Owl--Excellent examples and explanations of MLA 8

MLA Templates

GOOGLE DOCS template formatted for MLA 8

For a Microsoft Word MLA 8 formatted template, look on the S: Drive for a document titled "Word Document MLA 8 Format."

Career Information

Occupational Outlook Handbook--a career website hosted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Cruising--an interactive site for researching careers, creating resumes, etc.

History Links

Reading Link -- American Problems Click on Free PDF

Abraham Lincoln Book Award Lists

2019 List

2018 List

Previous Lists

Dee Hohenshell, Librarian

deehohen@midwestcentral.org