Columbia High School Library
The mission of Columbia's Library is to support curriculum by providing an environment rich in resource materials, both print and electronic.
The promotion of reading is a major goal of our program. Our curriculum fosters information literacy by providing instruction in research strategies, critical thinking skills and bibliographic instruction. We also offer reference assistance and instruction on helping students use technology.
Online Public Access Catalogs
The Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) can be accessed from both school and home.
Click on the Catalog tab to search for a book.
Download the Destiny Quest app for your smartphone or other mobile device and you can search the catalog from anywhere!
Tutorials / Instructional Videos
Basically it provides a linked workspace for students to write and share their writing with the teacher, librarian and even a team. When the bibliography is done, the student can export it to Google Docs to include with the paper.
Here's what the student does and sees:
If a student exports his or her work to a word processor, the student can export their notecards and outline to the word processor:
http://www.noodletools.com/noodlebib/usersguide/index.html?n=PrintingNotecards.html - click the picture of the printer
http://www.noodletools.com/noodlebib/usersguide/index.html?n=PrintingTheOutline.html - click the picture of the printer