Presentation on theme: "Introduction to the Library Media Centers Research Center Mrs. Nullet Ms. Lulu."— Presentation transcript:
Introduction to the Library Media Centers Research Center Mrs. Nullet Ms. Lulu
Libraries Kailua Intermediate School Library CatalogKailua Intermediate School Library Catalog Hawaii State Library – You need a library card and password to request a book Middle School Virtual Library Internet Public Library
Encyclopedias Books in Reference section. Search alphabetical order. Search people by last name, first name (Jefferson, Thomas) World Book Online Encyclopedia Britannica Online Wikipedia
Online Encyclopedia WorldBook Encyclopedia http://worldbookonline.com ID: kailua Password: kailua Subscription service. Good for current encyclopedia articles.
Online Encyclopedia Encyclopedia Brittanica http://school.eb.com ID: kailua Password: Kailua Subscription service. Good for current encyclopedia articles.
Wikipedia Not as reliable as other online subscription encyclopedias or books. Use References at the end of article.
Ebsco EBSCO http://search.ebscohost.com User ID: kailua Password: kis Magazines, journals, newspapers, primary source documents and more How to Use the Student Research Center in Ebsco
Google Before googling and selecting a web site for research, do a web site evaluation and be able to justify your decision for choosing this source. Read Evaluating a Web Site on KIS Library web site.
Using School Computers To use, you need your Internet license and ID at all times. Dont save work on desktop. Use a flashdrive or upload on to Snapgrades.Snapgrades Dont change anything on computers in library and labs. Use only for school work.
Where to Find the Sources Go to the computer Kailua Intermediate School web siteKailua Intermediate School web site Click on library Find book, database or web site.
Borrowing Books Check out up to 3 books for 2 weeks. You cannot borrow books if you have outstanding books, including elementary school. Check out before bell. Holds – Put full name and date on piece of paper. Well hold for 3 days.