Welcome to the Greatest Resource on Earth!
Library Media Specialist
Video Production Instructor
For additional time before or after school, please email or see Ms. G
2018-19 STUDY HALL
In order to visit the LMC, student(s) will be required to sign in below next to the study hall teacher's name.
Once the study hall number is filled, the form will no longer accept sign ins.
Students will still be required to FIRST, report to the study hall teacher
Show the study hall teacher that you signed up in the for Study Hall.
If you have a guidance appointment, or need to make up a test, you need to do that and not occupy a space in the LMC.
Inappropriate behavior is not acceptable and students will be asked to return to the study hall classroom.
The mission of the Westbrook Library School Library is to be a center open to all where students and staff create a unique collaborative community of literacy that educates, challenges, and inspires. Such a media center lies at the hub and heart of the school in a way that helps students experience the excitement to be discovered in their studies. It is a place where students can become lifelong learners and develop the knowledge, talent and commitment that can lead to lives as dynamic individuals in the community.
Summer Reading 2019!
Destiny Library Catalog
Connecticut's Research Engine
When accessing this site from home, in order to conduct research, you will need to enter your library card. Your Westbrook Public Library card number is what you will need to enter. From school, any educational setting, such as the public library, you can access ResearchIT CT without your library card. Databases on all disciplines are housed at ResearchIT CT-see Ms. G for any assistance
Points of View Reference Center contains 343 topics, each with an overview (objective background / description), point (argument), and counterpoint (opposing argument). Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues, and write or debate an effective argument on the topic. Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills.
From home to access POV Reference Center: Username: westbrookhs Password: knights
Coming Fall 2019
Teen Health and Wellness
Polling the Nations
Modern World History Online
World Geography and Culture Online
World News Digest
Writer's Reference Center
Global Issues in Context
Uconn ECE Student Information
Westbrook High School instructors and students who participate in UConn Early College Experience (UConn ECE) have full academic access to the University of Connecticut. These modules were created by the UConn Homer Babbidge Library (http://lib.uconn.edu/) exclusively for UConn ECE instructors and students. For additional help, please see the Ms. G
To access Uconn Libraries click link below:
ECE Module - Conducting a Simple Search
ECE Module - What is a Database?
ECE Module - Getting the Article
ECE Module - Finding a Book
Westbrook Public Library
Westbrook Public Library
Looking for a book we may not have? Try the public library; Mr. Daniels and his staff are a great resource!