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Research Links

Great Links for HS Assignments

The library recommends the following resources for LSHS students:

Master File Library Link

Direct access at school through Power Library @ School link. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

Provides full text for magazines and periodicals covering general interest subject areas. Also contains an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags. Full text for more than 1,350 general reference resources and more than 350 full text reference books.

Power Library @ School

Power Library Network Library Power Library @ School

Power Library provides free access to 10+ databases on the web. Power Library is not the same as searching the web--in many cases it is even better because you can quickly find reliable sources of information.

Power Library @ Home

Power Library Network Library Power Library @ Home

Home access to Power Library is available through the
Library System of Lancaster County to library
cardholders. Just enter your library barcode number
from your library card, and then select Power Library
from the list of available resources.

Ask Here PA Library Links

Having trouble with your research? Chat online with a librarian using Ask Here PA. This free service is available 24/7. Ask Here PA provides help for answers to your questions, anytime and anywhere you have Internet access. Having trouble finding good information for your project? Need live research help? ASK HERE for suggestions!

Access PA Library Link

By choosing "Search the Database" tab at the top of the page, you can search a statewide database of library materials. Over 16.8 million titles from various libraries are a part of the AccessPA catalog. If you find an item you would like to borrow, please see a member of the library staff and we will order the item for you through interlibrary loan. This service is free to students!

AP Images Library Link

Direct access at school. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

More than 500,000 current and historical photographs and graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. More than 800 photographs are added daily.

Auto Repair Library Link

Direct access at school through Power Library @ School link. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

Auto Repair Reference Center: Complete automotive repair information. Most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles are listed. Repair information is available for most manufacturers as far back as 1945.

Culture Grams

Find all about countries, states, and provinces! CultureGrams allows you to research countries, cultures, or regions.
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Destiny Quest Library Link

Search the L-S library catalog to find books! Students may create and save booklists, view current checkouts and fines, read and write book reviews, and more!

Discovery Education

Looking for educational videos? This is one of the best resources, because you can download and save video segments, picture clips, encyclopedia articles, and other online resources.
To access: Username:
l-s######
(example: l-sstudentID)
Password: normal student password

EBooks Library Link

Direct access at school through Power Library @ School link. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

Electronic books (eBooks) are available through this link. eBooks are full text searchable and available for use on personal computers in online formats

Gale Virtual Reference Library

GVRL provides students access to trustworthy reference e-books on various topics. Particularly strong in coverage of language arts research topics.
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Power Search Gale

Search all L-S Gale subscriptions (Gale Virtual Reference LIbrary, Opposing Viewpoints In Context) at the same time for maximum results!
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Green File Library Link

Direct access at school through Power Library @ School link. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Newspaper Source Library

Direct access at school through Power Library @ School link. To use at home, select Power Library @ Home

Provides the latest news from more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.

Opposing Viewpoints Library Link

Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers today’s hottest social issues. The database contains over 14,000 pro/con viewpoint essays, as well as topic overviews, magazine, periodical, journal and newspaper articles, articles from reference books, statistics, podcasts, images and more!
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Lancaster Public Library

Find out information about the public library located in Lancaster City (Duke Street).

Library System Of Lancaster County

Search the county-wide library catalog to locate materials. Locate Libraries within Lancaster County.

Quarryville Library

Information about the public library located in Quarryville.

Strasburg Heisler Library.JPG

Information about the public library located in Strasburg.

Salem Health Library Link

Salem Health: Psychology & Mental Health covers notable theories and people, social issues, the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions, including their diagnostic criteria and treatments.
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Salem Literature Library Link

Salem Literature
Access to reference works providing background and criticism on literary works/topics. Currently, L-S has access to the following topics: George Orwell, Arthur Miller, King Lear, The Metamorphasis, Things Fall Apart, To Kill A Mockingbird, Dystopian Literature, Short Fiction: World & European Writers
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page. Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Teen Health Wellness Library Link

Select Teen Health & Wellness logo on right side of the Library System homepage to access @ school or home

This online health resource is one of the best! Contains information on health, behavior and development from birth through the teen years. Available through Library System of Lancaster Co.

World Book Library Link

L-S subscribes to World Book Online. This online resource allows students to access the most up-to-date version of the World Book Encyclopedia.
Tip: Try World Book Student or World Book Advanced
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

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