Library Media Center
Certified Library Media Specialist: Bryn Mutch, MLS, CT. eResource Advisory Board
CHS Library Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:20 am - 2:50 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 7:20am-4:30pm
Research / Database Links
The following databases provide a wealth of information for research projects. They can be used at school and at home, but require user names and passwords. Visit the library and pick up directions.
Log in using your school Google account and be sure to use this coupon code for pro EDU features: CovenhsCT
EasyBib EDU gives you access to all citation styles, allows you to take electronic notes and the program will create a finished Works Cited/ Bibliography page.
Use researchIT CT (formerly iConn.org) for reference, magazine and newspaper resources. At home the password is the barcode number on the back of your public library card.
Use these websites for information on US geography, American government and history, world history and social issues.
Use Opposing Viewpoints for reference, magazine, journal and newspaper articles on social/political issues.
Click on "EBSCO eBook Mobile." Cross-curricular database featuring searchable full text for more than 8,500 nonfiction titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics, and more.
27 popular titles including back issues!
Films Media Group's best high school-level video content spanning the core subject areas. The Master Curriculum Collection, with 9,300 titles / 120,300 segments, includes:
- Business and Economics
- Family and Guidance
- Health and Nutrition
- Literature and Language Arts
- Science and Mathematics
- Social Studies
- Visual and Performing Arts
- Archival Films and Newsreels.