The READ photos are here! Stop by the library to view and vote for your favorite. You may vote only once. Stop by soon. Voting ends on Friday, April 24.
Research Award Paper Deadline!
Submit your research paper by Friday, April 17.
$100 award for best paper.
The winner will be announced May 23.
Trial Testing Database:
We are trying out a new database called Testing and Education Reference Center. Click on the link above and access AP practice tests, SAT & ACT practice tests, SAT subject tests, CAHSEE tests, etc. It even has a section of career information. This trial is available until the end of April.
BrainPOP is back!
Thanks to the PHS Foundation, we are fortunate to have this subscription database once again.
Access it with the username and password on the back of your ID card.
Hip, hip hurrah! Harper Lee to publish a second novel.
Click here to read The New York Time's article about "Go Set a
Watchman" and look forward with us to reading Ms. Lee's next great novel.
The 2015 Printz Award for excellence in Young Adult literature
awarded to Jandy Nelson for
Thank you, Lowe's!
Lowe's generously provided the PHS Library with a new book series, Defining Moments.
These books are important for their reference and primary source information. As an added bonus, they are also available online via FactCite
In need of tutoring?
Don't stress, stop by the library after-school. Peer tutoring available Monday through Thursday for an hour after-school. Our tutors cover must subjects, most days. Let them help you ace your semester.
Start thinking now about which paper you are going to submit for
The Research Award.
Winning research paper earns
Pick up entry forms at the library.
Submissions due by April 17.
For more information:
- keep updated on any changes
Visit the Research Award webpage.
Try out ImageQuest (you will need to login with the school username and password).
These pictures are all copyright accessible and come with complete citation information.
Schermeister, Paul. California Black Oak trees in Yosemite Valley shot in autumn. N.d. Photograph.National Geographic. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 2 Oct 2014.
Need to cite while on the go? Download the Noodletools Companion mobile app. It makes citing books as easy as taking a picture of the ISBN barcode. Access the free app at the Google play or the App store.