““If you are going to get anywhere in life you have to read a lot of books.” - Roald Dahl
“A book is a gift you can open again and again.” -Garrison Keillor
Check out these helpful library tools:
Mybib is a free online citation generator that helps users create accurate and properly formatted citations for various sources such as books, articles, websites, and more. It supports a wide range of citation styles including APA, MLA, Chicago, and Harvard. Users can easily create bibliographies and export them in different formats.
Google Scholar is an academic search engine that provides access to scholarly literature, including articles, books, theses, and conference proceedings. It's useful for researchers and students and offers citation tools and the ability to search for relevant articles and track citations.
EBSCO Host is a digital library and research database that provides access to a vast collection of academic journals, magazines, newspapers, books, and other scholarly content. It offers advanced search tools and features such as article alerts, citation management tools, and personalized folders. It is widely used for research and reference purposes.
The Purdue Owl online writing lab is a free resource that provides guidance on writing and citation styles for students and professionals. It offers a comprehensive range of resources including writing and research guides, citation formatting, and instructional videos. The website is user-friendly and accessible to anyone seeking writing assistance.
Teen Cloud is a digital library service that offers free access to a wide range of e-books, audiobooks, and graphic novels specifically curated for teens. It also provides a safe online community where teenagers can connect, discuss and share their favorite books with each other.
Sora is a free app that allows easy access and reading of ebooks and audiobooks from your library. You can browse and borrow titles, customize your reading experience, and switch between devices with ease. Available for SCDSB's digital collection, Sora is a user-friendly option for reading and listening on-the-go.