Media Center

Media Center Hours

The Media Center is open Monday thru Friday 7:40 a.m. to 3:20 p.m.
Open Library is held Monday – Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m and Tuesday and Thursday evening 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m

Student Resources

Resource Name Description
Facts on File News Service The WEB AUTHORITY for current events research
Grolier Online
Grolier Online for Home Use
Encyclopedia Americana – 25 million word repository of text and images; a general encyclopedia containing about 45,000 articles.
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia – 35,000 entries, offers guided access to factual articles, bibliographies, and multimedia resources including photos, artwork, maps, sound and online links to selected websites.
World Book
More Net
Infobased Learning Username: cubahsmo Password: wildacats
Lonely Planet Geography
InternetOracle List of research engines; many of them are connected to encyclopedias, dictionaries and services that specialize in English, science, history, philosophy and most other topics.
Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations Familiar quotations, passages, phrases and proverbs traced to their sources.
Argus Clearinghouse Internt resources. A selective collection of topical guides.
Refdesk Identifies and lists sites by category, dictionaries, encyclopedias, grammar, statistics, quotes, and many more.
Webliography Guide to internet resources
Find a Business/Person AT&T Switchboard
Old Farmer’s Almanac Useful information for people in all walks of life
Miriam-Webster’s Online Language Center Includes thesaurus, dictionary, and a variety of games (Word of the Day, Word Games, Word for the Wise, books and CDs). It also allows you to look up words in 230 languages.