Laingsburg High School - Media Center
The mission of our library is to enrich the intellectual life of the school. Our library provides an organized collection of print resources, as well as access to a wide range of electronic resources. In addition to the extensive collection of research materials, we offer many choices for pleasure reading to encourage a student's reading habits.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the new solution features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
Michigan eLibrary: Infotrac Student Edition
- recommended for high school students
The library is open every morning at 7:30 until school starts and everyday for an hour after school. The library also is open the entire day on Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 1:00 P.M to the end of the school day on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Students may check out up to two books, with report books being the exception. Students have the books for two weeks, but they may be renewed as needed.
Students may check out books during their lunch hour, between classes, before and after school. During classes, students may visit the library with a pass from their teacher.
The lab of 30 Macintosh iMac computers is available for teachers to sign out for their classroom use throughout the day. In addition, students may access the computers before school, during lunch hours, and after school or during times when the Media Center is open and no class is in session.
Volunteers help in many different ways at the libraries ... from assisting students during library visits to shelving books and working the circulation desk. Interested in becoming a library volunteer? Please contact the school office at 517-651-5091 or Send us an Email.
- The Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking.
Purdue Online Writing Lab
- Research and Citation help. The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.
Lansing State Journal
Detroit Free Press
New York Times
Recommended Reading Lists
- Booklists for Teen Reading, such as - Best Books for Young Adults, Outstanding Books for the College Bound, and Great Graphic Novels for Teens