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  Destiny Quest App
     
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  • Enter the URL destiny.mhs.k12.il.us
  • Username andpassword are your ID number
  • Click here to link to the desktop version of the MHS Destiny Catalog

 

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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

 
 
  • Browse articles & media
  • Biographies
  • World Atlas
  • Compare Countries
  • Tour the U.S.A.
  • Interactive Resources
Britannica-
High School Level
 

 

Two sites in one:

  • Enciclopedia Moderna for more advanced users. It’s the perfect resource for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish
  • Britannica Escolar Online for younger students
Britannica Spanish Reference Center

 
  • Magazines, Health, News, Bios, Images, etc.
  • Professional Library
  • Student Research Center
  • Literary Reference Center
  • Science Reference Center
  • History Reference Center
 Explora

 

    Biography Reference Center

 
Explore a variety of topics, including:
  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts & Culture
  • Crime & Punishment
  • Global Issues
  • Human Rights
  • Race & Culture
  • Sports
  • And many more
Points of View
Reference Center


 

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

 

 Gale Databases
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Global Issues in Context
  • Student Resources in Context
 Gale Databases

 

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

 


 

USEFUL LINKS 

Research Tools:

Print Magazines in MHS Media Center

Information Literacy Vocabulary


Old Magazine Articles search magazine article database

 
 

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 Media Specialist 847-949-2200 Ext. 1306
Tegtmeier, Barb Media Center 847-949-2200 Ext. 1129


 
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