Research Rocks!

Wilson HS Library- Not your mother's library. Your library.

January 2014

A monthly newsletter from our library with valuable research tips and resources to help make your life easier!

Rachel Gutzler, Librarian


Need Books, DVDs, anything, from the library? Our library is mobile!

You can search the catalog from any computer, or device, even your iphone! Get the Destiny mobile app.

To learn more about the mobile app- watch this video:

Or search the app store for Destiny Quest.

You will need to know our school's URL:

Looking for Magazine Articles?

Berks County Libraries has Zinio- Sign up at

with your Berks County Library Card.

Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment.

Browse from your library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

 Easy browsing — Browse your library's collection of titles one at a time, search for your favorite magazines by title or use the convenient category feature to find new magazines which meet your interests.

 Current Issues — The latest issues are released simultaneously with the print edition are ready for immediate checkout.

 Back Issues – Miss the new issue? You can easily browse the magazine detail page to find previous issues.

 No limits — Check out as many issues as you want and keep them in your account as long as you wish.

RESEARCH happens here!

Thank you to our Health teachers for bringing their classes in to research drugs/ drug use, and create presentations. We researched using books, our online ebooks, databases, and websites. We also created MLA citations using NoodleTools. What a great use of technology!

This is the library guide or LibGuide I created for this project:

Are you interested in research with your classes? I can create a Library Guide for your subject or topic too!

4 ways to get library or research help!

  1. Call the library! #1133 for Rachel Gutzler or Linda McHale
  2. Email the librarian
  3. Use our online Library Guide for subject specific help:
  4. COME TO THE LIBRARY- I am happy to help you!