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Library Resources

Secondary Library

6th - 12th Grade

Center Point Secondary Library

Texas

 

Shirley Wingfield (Wright) - Library Services Director

830.634.6124  wright@cpisd.net

Center Point Secondary Library

"There are worse crimes than burning books.
One of them is not reading them."
~ Joseph Brodsky ~

 

Welcome to the Center Point Secondary Library webpage. The Center Point Secondary Library has over 7,861 books covering many academic subjects as well as books for pleasure reading.  Our goal is to provide materials that greatly improve student performance in the classroom and to encourage a habit of reading, responsibility, and good citizenship.  

 

“Team Center Point – Where integrity, innovation and compassion creates excellence!”

 

CLICK HERE: Follett Destiny Online Library Catalog

 

TexQuest

(Please see your Librarian or teacher for username and password for your districts TexQuest account)

 

Britannica SchoolEBSCOeBooks

 

Secondary Library Hours:

Monday/Friday

7:30 am - 3:45 pm

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

7:30 am - 4:15 pm

After School Tutorials: Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

(Library subject to close during morning faculty meetings)

 

GENERAL INFORMATION AND WEBSITES

 

Art:

Art History Resources on the web Artcyclopedia  
  Metropolitan Museum of Art Web Gallery of Art
     

 

Government:

Library of Congress Thomas Texas Online
Findlaw Supreme Court Cases U.S. Government Sites
TRAIL (Texas Records and Information Locator    

 

Homework Help:

Cool Math Multnomah County Library Homework Spot
     
     

 

Bibliographies/Work Cited Help:

Easy Bib    
Citation Machine     
     

 

Dictionaries: 

One Look Dictionary.com Merriam-Webster
Rhyme Zone Idiom Site Biographical Dictionary
Thesaurus    

 

Math:

Create a Graph Ask. Dr. Math Math Help
     

 

Reference:

Internet Public Library Library Spot Reference Desk
  TIMELINES - YEAR BY YEAR  
     

 

Science:

PHYSICS SITES CELLS ALIVE
HUMAN ANATOMY
 
CHEMISTRY: PERIODIC TABLE
 

 

Social Studies:

50 States    
  Interactive Museum of News  
  Fact Monster  

 

College - Vocational/Career:

  PSAT Practice OCCUPATIONAL PROFILE
  COLLEGES.COM College Board.com


Testing Info:

ACT THEA FAFSA
Apply Texas Online SAT SAT & ACT Practice Tests
     

Miscellaneous:

Convert Almost Anything

Currency Converter 

 

 
Zip Code Finder    
     

Teacher Help:

  Tools For Teachers Ask ERIC
  Math Forum for Teachers Educator's Reference Desk
    EDUCATION WORLD

 

 

LINKS TO THE NEWS, WORLD NEWS and NEWSPAPERS

Austin American Statesman

Kerrville Daily Times

New York Times

San Antonio Express and News

USA Today

ABC NEWS

CBS NEWS

FOX NEWS

BBC WORLD NEWS

WORLD NEWS NETWORK

NEWS IN SPANISH

ABC.es

BBC  EN ESPANOL

CNN EN ESPANOL

LINKS TO LIBRARIES

Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library, Kerrville, Texas

San Antonio Public Library

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Library of Congress

 

READING LISTS - AWARD WINNERS

  PEARSON READING LIST FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
PEARSON READING LIST FOR HIGH SCHOOL  
YOUNG ADULT AWARDS & BOOKLISTS  
   
   

 

"Today a reader, tomorrow a leader."
        ~W. Fusselman~

 

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