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Media Center Hours

Monday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday   7AM - 4:30 PM
Friday   7AM - 3:30 PM

Book Suggestions

  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. 
Choose a great book from one of these lists!




Mundelein High School Library


Fremont Public Library


Research Sources



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
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


    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
Refernce Center


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


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


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




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, Usage and Style by refdesk.com

Grammar/Style by LibrarySpot.com

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




 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



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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