Welcome to Nanuet High School's Library Media Center Web Site!
SEARCH OPALS online catalog of books, e-books, media and more.
follet shelf e-books visit our growing collection of fiction, nonfiction, literary criticism and reference ebooks. Stop by the high school media center for a follett shelf username and passcode. Your student username and passcode will not work.
databases for 24/7 learning provides student and teacher access to authoritative subscription-based research databases including science, technology, history/geography and literature journal articles. Historical newspapers, magazines and many other reference materials are included. These databases are supported via the Rockland BOCES system and NY Novel databases.
Ancient River Valley Project
Google Earth-On the desktop,ask Ms.O'Reilly if you need help accessing.
A note about using Google and /or the free web: You may do so, but you need to think critically about the source and evaluate the web material you choose. The following are questions you can use to verify the quality of the source:
1. Author: Who wrote the web page? Is the person an authority on the topic? What credentials does the author/site have?
2. Purpose: What is the goal of the site? Why did the author publish this information on this site? Is the information accurate? How does it fit the goal of your project?
3. Audience: Does the site clearly identify the intended audience? Are you a part of the intended audience?
4. Publication: When was this site published or last updated? Is this information current?
Jstor- For academic articles and research
GREENR- For basic reference information and academic articles.
Coastal Atlantic Sea Creatures: A Natural History, by Robert Bachand
Student Resources from The Maritime Aquarium
OPALS- search our very own Library Media Center's print sources for reference and research needs
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Big Read- National Endowment for Arts
Jim Crow Museum
PBS Jim Crow
Jim Crow, Ferris University
(Found by Dennis Van Dunk) Images from Jim Crow era
The South Speaks
An article from 1933 on the Scottsboro Boys Trial
The Trial of The Scottsboro Boys
American Digital Histories
American Memory Project
The Library of Congress's comprehensive collection of interviews that reveals the many and varied life experiences of Americans.
Southern Woman Trailblazers
This website offers insights into the role of woman in the South. "Southern Womanhood"
The Murder of Emmett Till
Little Rock 9- Civil Liberties
Also, See Prejudice packet in library and Student Common folder: Jakymiw 9, TKAM