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Book Trailers

Book trailers are videos produced to encourage people to read that book. Check out some of the book trailers produced by students of WJMS on our Wiki:

Book Trailer Wiki

Reading Sites

Audio Owl - free audio books

Book Leads - great wiki for book trailers, audio books, authors, and reading lists

Digital Booktalk - has many book trailers

Good Reads - teen recommended books

Google Books - many full text books

Newbery Medal - awarded annually to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children

Kids Reads - book reviews listed alphabetically by title

Read Kiddo Read - books by genre and includes a summary

Young Adult Series - find the next book in a series

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Media Center

The Media Center is open from 7:45 until 4:00 for students to check out books or work on projects and for faculty to gather resources or to collaborate on an upcoming project. Our media specialist, Mrs. Borck is available each day from 8-4 and our tech liaison, Mr. Williams is available each day from 7:45-3:30.

Students may be check out two books at a time for a period of two weeks and they may be renewed once if needed. Students with overdue books may not checked out additional items until overdue books have been returned.

The media center staff is here to assist in the instructional process. Please let us know how we can help you.

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Denise Borck, Media Specialist Michael Williams, Technology Liaison
Life in the Library - Mrs. Borck's Blog  

Mrs. Borck is the sponsor of the WJMS Book Club in which students receive free books throughout the year to read and discuss. Please let her know if you are interested in joining.

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Library Catalog

To search for a book or to check your status, click Destiny below.

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Library Review Game

Media Center Review Game

Orientation

Services

Photocopies $.10
Bookmarks $.10
Color Printouts $.25

Remember you can print four pages for free per project. Additional pages are $.10 per page. Please ask for assistance when printing.

Study in the Library

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Web 2.0 Tools

Web 2.0 tools are web applications that encourage interactive information sharing, collaboration with others, and allow users to change the content.   

Free Web 2.0 Tools

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Galileo vs. Google - Why is Galileo better?

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