Purdue’s Online Writing Lab (OWL) http://owl.english.purdue.edu/
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare http://shakespeare.mit.edu/
Mississippi Writers Page http://www.olemiss.edu/mwp/
PAL: Perspectives in American Lit http://www.csustan.edu/English/reuben/home.htm
Academy of American Poets http://www.poets.org/index.php
Poetry 180—Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/
Poetry Foundation http://www.goodreads.com
Representative Poetry Online—University of Toronto http://rpo.library.utoronto.ca/display/
American Memory (National Digital Library) http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html
National Archives http://www.archives.gov/
Digital History http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/
Virtual Library History http://vlib.org/History
Internet History Sourcebooks Project (Halsall) http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/
Eyewitness to History http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/
History Channel http://www.history.com/
Lewis and Clark http://lewis-clark.org/
Pearl Harbor http://www.pearlharboroahu.com/
Smithsonian Institution http://www.si.edu/
Hours: The library is open Monday –Thursday, 7:30 a.m.—3:30 p.m. The library is open at 7:30 on Fridays, but closes early (3:00 p.m.) on Fridays and early dismissal days.
Sign In: All students must sign in at the circulation desk upon entering the library; this is for state department purposes.
Library Pass: During school hours, students must present a pass from a teacher upon entering the library indicating a specific purpose for the visit. Students will be asked to return to classes and obtain passes from their teachers if they arrive without them.
Assistance: The library staff is available to help students who need assistance. Please ask if you have any questions.
Overdue Books: Books are checked out for two weeks and may be renewed for an additional two weeks if the book has not been requested by another student. There is a $.10 per day, excluding weekends and holidays, for each day a book is not returned. Students cannot take semester exams until all fines are cleared with the library.
Lost Items: It is the student’s responsibility to keep up with their library materials. In addition to the cost of the item, students will be charged a $5.00 surcharge for lost library material. Please notify library staff immediately when materials are missing; otherwise library fines will accrue at $.10 per day.
Computers: Students may use library computers at any time. Classes with reservations are given first priority. Teacher preferred computers are located in the front left corner of the library; students may be evicted from these if a teacher is in need of a computer. Students are charged $.05 per page after the first three pages printed.
Printing and Copying: There is a printer and a photocopier available. Students may send prints to the printer through the librarian. Prints are $.05 a page. Students may request copies for a charge of $.10 per page for black and white and $.25 per page for color.
Supplies: Please respect the library staff’s workspace. Supplies such as pens, pencils, staplers, etc. are available upon request.
AV Equipment: Students cannot check out equipment, videos, or audio-books.
Food Policy: No food, drinks, or gum are allowed in the library.
Library Space: All library materials and chairs should be returned to their proper places before leaving the library.