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2017 - 2018 SHS Library Newsletter: Fall 2017

Quarterly updates for students, staff, and the greater Salem community.

New Books!

These and many other great books have just arrived and can be found on the New Books shelf.  

Meet the staff!

Ms. Hopkins, Mrs. Cain, Mrs. LaCreta

Hours:  Monday - Thursday 7:00 - 3:30 pm                                   follow us at @SalemHSLibrary #shsreads
​Friday 7:00 - 3:00 pm

BlueDevils Bookends

Interested in participating in the student book club, the BlueDevil Bookends?  


Book Club Sign-up Form

Book club meetings are scheduled to accommodate as many student schedules as possible.  Members are also given first access to new books that arrive.  


Peer Tutoring

The Peer Tutoring club offers  H. E. L. P.

Homework– Education – Learning with Peers

Available every Tuesday and Thursday beginning October 3 in the library from 2:15 - 3:15 pm.  

Research Resources

Your library is here to help!  

Or, send an email to Ms. Hopkins - or stop by the library.  

Poster Station

You'll find the poster station with lots of arts supplies tucked away in the corner of the library.  Have an idea for the poster station?  Let us know! 

Renew your books!

Did you know you can login to the catalog and renew your own books?  Learn how (and more!) in the videos below: 

SAT/PSAT Test Prep Materials

Taking the PSAT in October?  Stop by the library to check out one of our prep books in the College and Career section.  

Kelley library offers access to online practice tests and e-books through Learning Express Library which is linked on the library's database page -  You will need to create an account and have a Kelley library card to access this resource.  Stop by the SHS library if you need help.  

Academic Databases

The library subscribes to a variety of academic databases to provide you with access to reliable information specifically designed to meet the needs of high school students. 

You can find these resources at starting with those that apply to all disciplines and then organized by subject.   A google doc with usernames and passwords is linked at the top of the page.  

Database Access

We're excited to announce you have one less password to remember!  Our most popular databases now allow you to login with your Google account. 

  • Biography in Context
  • Opposing Issues
  • Science in Context
  • US and World History
  • Virtual Reference

    Just click on the Sign in with Google button as shown below.  Works anywhere you have access to the internet. 

Online Presentation Tools

See Ms. Hopkins if you would like a school sponsored account for one of the following online presentation tools: