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MRS. WEISKIRCHER, TEACHER LIBRARIAN

 
Mrs. Weiskircher, Teacher Librarian

Welcome to the Highlands High School Library

Hi, I'm Mrs. Weiskircher, your National Board Certified Teacher Librarian and Research Specialist.
 
During these unprecedented times of School Closure, the library is open 24 hours a day virtually.
Feel free to email me with questions or to set up a virtual meeting.
 
I'm still here to help you with any research or book questions you have!!
 
 
The library contains over 13,000  print books, along with over 1,200 Electronic Books  E-Reference Books  and  4 online databases through Gale online resources ,  along with access to the State Databases.
 
ALL resources are available through the  TRUSD APPS Portal    TRUSDAPPs Portal.
 
Check out more eBooks through Check out more eBooks through hoopla and  Libby
  (use Sacramento Public Library student sucess card-
Login: trdistrictid ex. tr11111111
password: your birth year)
 
Free online access to the NYTimes, Sacramento Bee and 4 other online newspapers! (see below)
 
 
I look forward to meeting all the Highlands Scot's faculty, students, and families via Zoom. Come visit the virtual Library! 
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Databases, E-Books/Reference, Audio Books, and More

Click the links below to access the Databases, E-Books/Reference, Audio Books, Test Prep,

Other Online Resources, and the TRUSD APPs Portal

 
Online Databases and search engines   eBooks            Audio Books              Other online resources
       TRUSD APPS Portal           Library Catalog                Sac Public Library
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virtual tours / field trips

Travel the world from your couch through Virtual Tours.

Check out the Virtual Tours page and make sure to fill out the survey.
Virtual Tours        Online Survey 
       Virtual Tours                    Survey
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digital Newspapers- Free Access to 6 Online newspapers

NYTimes: 

Click on the image below. Create an account using your district email. (Available to all students (13 years and older) and all TwinRivers Staff)

Video on how to create your NYTimes account

NYTimes Login

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Sacramento Bee plus 4 more

Click image below to access the digital newspapers then click on 'student login'

The sacramento bee e edition

 

 

Class ID:  library2020  Password: highlands

Access the online version of the NYTimes, Sacramento Bee, Modesto Bee, Fresno Bee, Merced Sun-Star, and el Nuevo Herald (all spanish newspaper from Florida)  24 hours a day from any device that has Internet Access through the end of the school year. 

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BE SAFE

  • Enter and exit library calmly and quietly

BE RESPONSIBLE

  • Follow directions
  • Sign in on the clipboard
  • Keep gum, food, or drink out of the library
  • Have pass and ID card
  • Bring necessary work/materials
  • Return/renew all materials by due date

BE RESPECTFUL

  • Follow Directions
  • Use appropriate volume and language
  • Treat equipment, books and materials respectfully
  • Remove hats while inside
  • Accept positive and negative consequences