Sinclair Library

Accessing Electronic Resources

Library Catalog

There is a Library Catalog icon in the Novell apps box (on school computers). -OR-

From Sinclair's web page: http://sinclaires.schools.pwcs.edu

On left side, in blue, scroll down to "Library Media Center".

Go across to "The Library".

Click 1st link under the dog to access our catalog.

E-Books (accessible from both school and home!)

The library has e-books from 2 different companies. Eventually, they will be accessible from our on-line catalog. For now, . . .

On the library page mentioned above, scroll down and click on "Follett Shelf" banner.

See Ms. Skiffington for log-in information.

-OR-

Go to http://www.mackinvia.com

You can leave the school name blank.

See Ms. Skiffington for log-in information.

Sinclair also subscribes to talking ebooks from Benchmark Universe. Our ITRT, Mr. MacCormack, can assist you with those. At an in-service I learned the following:

Browser: Chrome works better than IE. (Firefox works best, but PWCS does not support Firefox.)

http://new.benchmarkuniverse.com

See Mr. MacCormack or your teacher for log-in information.

Subscription Databases (accessible from both school and home!)

You can see Ms. Skiffington or your teacher for log-in information.


CultureGrams.com

PebbleGo.com

WorldBookOnline.com: (Log-in is automatic from school)

Library Staff

Debbie Skiffington, Librarian

Patty Strawser, Library Media Assistant/Jill of All Trades

Mom, Library Volunteer (and Patty's mom!)