Dardanelle Public Schools

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DMS Library Media Center with AR Dates

KEEP READING OVER THE SUMMER!!

Check out the following opportunities to read this summer

 

 The DMS Summer Reading - open on June 28, June 29, and July 12. Students can check out up to three books – see Mrs. Huelle in the library for information!!!

 

Book Swap – May 14, 15 and 16. Paperback books = 1 ticket or 25 cents Hardback books = 2 tickets or 50 cents. Will also have silent auction for three baskets. Money for that and the quarter tube will go to Heifer International - which is currently tripling donations!! So one quarter would be the same as giving three!! 

 

https://audiobooksync.com/ – FREE AUDIO BOOKS DURING THE SUMMER!! Two new audio books every Thursday. 

 

  1. Access thousands of books right now by going to http://mycapstonelibrary.com/login/index.html and entering:
                      Username: summer18
                      Password: lovetoread

 

Don't forget to use the Regional Library this summer - they will be having a lot of activities!! 

 

All books need to be returned by Friday, May 11. If they are not returned or paid for - students will not be able to attend end of year activities.

 
 
 

 

Information

Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 7:30am - 3:30pm
(Until Afterschool Enrichment starts)
Check in/out books
Take AR quizzes
Computers available to complete assignments
 
Search the library - See if the DMS library has the book you are looking for by clicking on the Catalog tab to enter your search, log in to see your account information, place books on hold or recommend books to friends - this must be done from a district computer. You can search for book from an off campus computer. 
 
 
 
DMS Series - Series that the DMS Library currently has. Organized alphabetically by series title. 

 

Library Lizards Website - check it out for book trailers, research help, cool websites, DMS series, and more!! 

 

How to Use a Dictionary

 

 

 

All About Those Books!!

 

KDL What's Next? - to search for the next book in a series. 

 

Fantastic Fiction - Find out which book is next in the series and other information on all fiction.

 

arbookfind.com - Find out if there is an Accelerated Reader quiz available for your book.

 

Share What You're Reading - share what you have read - or read what others have to say about a book

 

 What Should I Read Next?  or  Goodreads - suggestions on what to read next
 
 
Arkansas River Valley Library - check out the local library and what they have to offer - get your library card!! 

 

 

 

 

 

Help with Research

Traveler DatabasesTraveler electronic databases sponsored by the Arkansas State Library helps you to find approved, reliable articles for research projects.

 

Presentation on How to Use Databases

 

How to Create a Quality Presentation

 

Setting Up a Research Account in World Book - this is through the Traveler Databases

 

Easy Bib - use this to help you cite your sources

 

Dictionary - use this to look up those words you are not familiar with

 

 

Plagiarism Explained - Common Craft presentation explaining plagiarism

 

What is Plagiarism? - you can listen to this in English and in Spanish.  

 

 

Resources

 

Newsela -  is an Instructional Content Platform that supercharges reading engagement and learning in every subject.

 

ThinkCerca - offers CCSS-aligned lessons that promote close reading and argumentative writing for Language Arts, Social Studies and Science classes

 

 

 

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Know Your Media Sources!! 
 
 
 
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To learn more about the Holocaust from reliable sources - check out the library databases!! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Library Club!!
 
Library Club will be meeting during advisory. Specific dates will be announced.  Talk to Mrs. Huelle for more information!!