ELLENSBURG HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARY
1203 E Capitol
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Library Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
"A good book should leave you slightly exhausted at the end...you live several lives while reading it." -William Styron
The mission of the EHS Library is to maintain comprehensive and current resources which support the curriculum and to provide an environment which enables staff and students to become effective, independent users of ideas, information and technology for lifelong learning.
Students!Check out the new informational e-book collection. Search under the EBSCO link, bottom right.
Click on name to see details.
Criteria sheet for argument
MLA8 Cheat Sheet. (Basic Style)
Basic Style for Citations of Electronic Sources 2017.doc
- Argument (CCSS)
- Author Sites
- Career Websites
- Digital Book Trailers
- Library Online Databases
- Recommended Reading Lists
- Research Help
- US History CBA Resources
An Abundance of Katherines, by John Green
As Simple As Snow, by Gregory Galloway
Fat Kid Rules the World, by K.L.Going
How I Live Now, by Meg Rosoff
Looking for Alaska, by John Green
Runemarks, by Joanne Harris
The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
Twilight, by Stephenie Meyer
You Don't Know Me, by David Klass
p-word: research EBSCO LINK
p-word: research Ellensburg Public Library
Access tremendous databases such as Proquest or Ebsco through the public library site. Ask Ms. Day or your teacher for the log in. Issues & Controversies
An argument/debate database
*remote passwords available at checkout desk.
World Book Online
User name: eburg
Search Supreme Court cases by topic. Google Scholar
Type an issue into the search bar at this site and then select either Articles or Case law. If you choose Case law, you then have the option of selecting a level of court. For this assignment you will mainly select Federal. You will then get a list of related cases. When you select a case you will see the actual decision. You may then select How cited, and you will get a list of quotes of how this case was cited in other cases as well as a list of the names of cases in which it was cited. Interactive Constitution
Find debates and amendments, search court cases Issues and Controversies
Find constitutional issues, primary sources, and support/opposition. Oyez
Search constitutional Supreme Court cases ProCon
Research the debates for controversial issues