Barrington High School Library!

Winter 2021

Barrington High School Library Celebrates Parent & Families Engagement Day!

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Celebrating Barrington High School Parent & Families Engagement Day at the Library!

Watch the video and learn more about BHS Library!

BHS Library Welcomes Parents/Families for BHS Engagement Day!

Don't forget to fill out the Parent Summer Reading Feedback Form and share your feedback about BHS Summer Reading! - Thank you Dr. Costa, BHS Librarian

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Barrington High School Food Drive for TAP-IN! Over 1,000 items Dontated!

Thanks so much to BHS Science Teacher Ms. Nicodemus for teaming up the BHS Library, National Honor Society, FBLA, Environmental Club, and Allied Health Club to collect over 1,000 items to donate to Barrington TAP-IN! Well-done!!

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BHS Library Library Card Sign Up Day! A Great Success!

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Thanks to the Barrington Public Librarian Tanya Paglia and BHS senior Olivia Daniello who is working on the BHS-Public Library as her Senior Project for their great work signing up students for BHS Library Card Sign Up Day! Didn't have a chance to sign up? Stop by BHS Library for a Library card application or click here for an online application!

Thank You to BHS alumni Kaylee Feather (class of 2018) Volunteering in the Library!

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Kaylee is finishing her student teaching with an undergraduate degree from the University of Rhode Island and exploring the Library profession here at BHS Library! Thank you Kaylee for all of your help at BHS!

Project Lit Book Club at BHS Library!

Thanks to BHS Senior Lucas Matthews for creating the Project Lit Book Club at BHS!

Look for news and information about the BHS Library Project Lit Community Book Club scheduled for

January 24th 6:30 - 8:30 PM Barrington Public Library

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2021-2022 Project Lit Book Selections at BHS!

The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater (themes of gender identity, sexuality, & social justice).

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz (themes of gender roles, Mexican-American identity, and sexuality).

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline (themes such as identity & humans and nature).

Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boullie (themes include modern reservation life and social justice).

Scythe by Neal Shusterman (a dystopian novel with themes such as corruption, justice, and mortality).

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Barrington High School Research Lessons & MLA Citation Information!

Barrington High School is first and foremost a teaching Library!

Students have many opportunities to learn about Library resources, research process, and how to evaluate sources for reliability, credibility, and scholarship! Students come to the BHS Library for instruction and BHS Librarian Dr. Costa also teaches students in their classrooms!

Click here to learn more about the research process with BHS Library Research Pathways!

BHS on the Web

BHS online databases & subscription resources

Must be logged in with BPS Google account to view

BHS Library Catalog (eBooks)

BHS Library Catalog (print books)

Free eBooks & Resources check back for updates!

BHS Library MLA Samples

BHS Library MLA Checklist

MLA Supports from OWL Purdue

How to Find Resources From the BHS Library!

Check Out BHS Library Website!

Click Barrington High School Library


Go to

Click MORE tab (on right side of page)

Click LEARNIG tab

Click BHS Library

Bookmark the website for easy access!

Barrington Public Library! A Great Resource and Programs for Teens!

Don't miss Dr. Costa's 6 Episode Video Series on Senior Project Research Process!

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BHS Library - Senior Project Research Templates, Resources, & Videos!

Episode 1: The Preliminary Research Process

Episode 2: Conducting Deep Research

Episode 3: Developing MLA Citation Format

Episode 4: Creating and Using In-Text & Parenthetical Citations

Episode 5: Formatting a Works Cited Page

Episode 6: Resource Validation Criteria & Defense

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