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Tuesday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Friday   7AM - 3:30 PM
 
The Abe Lincoln Young Readers Award is waiting for you to take part in choosing the best book from the list for 2015!



Vote straight from your Chromebook or smart phone device! You’ll find the web address or QR code inside brochures in your English class and Media Center. Make your choice by February 27th to get thank you gift cards, certificates in March. Read, read, read, read and then VOTE!
 

Destiny Quest App

  Looking for a book or eBook? Use the Destiny Quest App for your Smart Phone, iPad, or tablet.
  • Enter the URL destiny.mhs.k12.il.us
  • Username and password are your ID number. 
  • If you are on a Chromebook, click here for a tutorial on how to log into Destiny.

 

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Research Sources

 

ONLINE DATABASES

These resources are password protected and intended for the use of the MHS community only.
student login assistance

 
 ebsco-host
  • Magazines, Health, News, Bios, Images & More
  • Student Research Center
  • Literary Reference Center
  • NovelList
  • Points of View
  • Biography Reference Center
 EBSCO-host

 

 
  • Issues & Controvesries on File
  • Encyclopedias
  • Almanac
 Facts on File

 

 Gale Databases
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • LitFinder for Schools
  • Global Issues in Context
 Gale Databases

 

 ProQuest
  • Culture Grams
  • eLibrary Curriculum Edition
  • eLibrary Science
  • History Study Center
  • ProQuest Learning: Literature
  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers (Graphical)
 ProQuest

 


 

WEB LINKS 

Search Tools:

Search Tools Chart by InfoPeople.org

Information Resources on the Web by Media Center

Old Magazine Articles search magazine article database

ipl2 search for an answer or ask a librarian a question
 

Links by Topic:

Courses & Topics Web Links by Media Center

 
Classroom Handouts

 

Writing Tools

 
 GRAMMAR AND STYLE GUIDES
Grammar, Usage and Style by refdesk.com

Grammar/Style by LibrarySpot.com

The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University http://owl.english.purdue.edu/

 

 

CITATIONS

 Citation Styles

 

 Citation Creators

Synthesis: Using the Work of Others

This tutorial explains plagiarism and its consequences and describes techniques for taking notes and quoting sources to avoid plagiarism. Includes a section on copyright, information about citing web sources, and plagiarism and copyright infringement quizzes. From the University of Maine. http://plagiarism.umf.maine.edu

 
 

BIBLIOGRAPHY GUIDES

MLA 7th Edition Guides

APA 6th Edition Guides

Chicago Notes-Bibliography Guides



NameAscending SortJob TitlePhoneContact
Cabrera, Rudolpho Instructional Assistant 847-949-2200 
Plaza, Rebecca Interim Librarian 847-949-2200 Ext. 1306
Tegtmeier, Barb Media Center 847-949-2200 Ext. 1129

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