Library

The Dr. William E. Anderson Library provides students, faculty, and staff with the necessary educational resources to promote and enhance learning at Calvary Christian High School.

To access the Calvary Christian High School Library Collection, please click on the Follett Destiny icon below.  You may search by keyword, title, author, subject, or series.

 

 

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DATABASES

JSTOR:  JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. Click on image below to access. 

EBSCO Literary Reference Center:  This comprehensive, full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes—to give students, professors, and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs. Click on link below to access. 

EBSCO Advanced Placement Source: Covering a wide array of subject areas from the arts and multicultural studies to the STEM subjects,Advanced Placement Source offers students the essential research materials to achieve academic success in honors and AP courses.  Click on the link below to access.   

Encyclopedia

World Book Online offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and currciulum guides.

 

 

 

 

HELP FOR HOMEWORK

 

American FactFinder:  If you need statistics on the U.S., this is a great source for finding census facts about population, housing, economic and geographic information.

www.factfinder2.census.gov/

 

Bible: Enrich your daily study of scripture using the keyword or topical index.  You can also register to receive a "verse of the day" in your email.

www.biblegateway.com

 

Bibliography/citation generator:  Use the MLA style, unless directed differently by your CCHS teacher.  Retrieve proper citations for URLs, books, newspaper and databases.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

www.easybib.com/

Florida Electronic Library: This is a gateway to reputable resources that offers access to comprehensive, accurate, and reliable information from a collection of Gale Cengage and OCLC databases. Available resources include electronic magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, and books that give information on topics such as current events, education, business, technology, health issues, and Florida history.   This is available from home or school with a library card.                  

 www.flelibrary.org/
 

 

Harvard Classics:  Harvard's influential president, Charles Eliot, said that if you spent just 15 minutes a day reading the right books, you could give yourself a proper liberal education. He published a 51-volume series, now known as The Harvard Classics, and they’re available free online.‚Äč    

www.openculture.com

 

Jerusalem Post- This is the leading news sourece for Enlgish speaking Jewry since 1932.  Read news from Israel and get updates on the Israeli- Palestinian conflict and Middle East news.

www.jpost.com

 

Project Gutenberg: The mother of all ebook sites hosts 40,000 free ebooks, and makes them accessible for Kindle, Android, iPad, and iPhone.      

 www.gutenberg.org/

 

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)U: This popular site is devoted to writing assistance.  Get help on writing outlines, developing your paper topic and research strategy and specific genres of writing, such as technical and creative.            

www.owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/

 

Shakespeare: Everything about the Bard!  This link includes videos featuring actors exploring Shakespearean roles and resources on Shakespeare's biography and discussions with experts PLUS full-length performances of select plays for free viewing.

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/shakespeare-uncovered/

 

 

 

If you have a book or resource that you would like to see the library purchase, please click the link below and let us know!

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