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End of 2014-2015 Library Information

SENIOR TEXTBOOK/LIBRARY TIMELINE – 2015

June 5th – Friday – Last day Library will be OPEN (including Computer Lab). “OPEN FOR TEXTBOOK COLLECTION AND DEBT COLLECTION ONLY”.

June 11th (Thursday) – June 12th (Friday) – Seniors return Textbooks through Social Science Classes. Students may keep any textbooks needed for finals. After finals, it is each student’s responsibility to return their textbook by Wednesday June 17th.

June 17th – Wednesday – All Senior Textbooks must be turned in to the Library.

June 17th – Wednesday – Senior Debt Deadline. All debts must be paid to the library.

June 19th – Friday Morning – List of Seniors with debts will be given to Guidance.

9th, 10th & 11th TEXTBOOK/LIBRARY TIMELINE – 2015

June 5th – Friday – Last day Library will be OPEN (including Computer Lab). All library books due. “OPEN FOR TEXTBOOK COLLECTION AND DEBT COLLECTION ONLY”.

June 11th – June 12th – Junior Textbook returns through Social Science Classes. A student may keep a textbook if needed until final is taken but then it is the student’s responsibility to return text on his/her own.

June 15th – 16th – Freshman and Sophomores Textbook returns through English Classes. . A student may keep a textbook if needed until final is taken but then it is the student’s responsibility to return text on his/her own.

June 19thAll Textbooks are due at the close of the school day.

AP SUMMER TEXTBOOK CHECK OUTS will be on Tuesday, JUNE 23th and Wednesday, 24th 2015 (between the hours of 9:00am – 11:30am).

Thank you for your assistance.

Library Staff

General Library Information

 Librarians: Elaine Rico and Marcille Bordelon

  • During the school year, the Library is open from 7:00 am - 3:30 pm. Library is open before school, during break, lunch and after school. (Unless otherwise noted). 
  • Coin operated photocopier (10 cents per copy).
  • Scotch tape, staples, scratch paper, 3 hole punch.
  • Pen Machine (50¢ per pen) and Mechanical Pencil Machine (50¢ per pencil)

Textbook Rules and Procedures:

CUSD Library and Textbook Information-English

CUSD Library and Textbook Information-Spanish

CUSD Lost Books

Gr. 9-12 Textbooks - Online Resources

Orange County Public Libraries

Quick Link Here:  OC Public Libraries Online Databases & Reference eBooks (Must have a Library Card to access online resources).

To search a database, use the link above. When accessing databases from home you will be prompted to enter your 10-digit library card number (no spaces).

Quick Link Here:  Local OC Public Libraries Branch (Use this link to locate your neighborhood library).

Mission Viejo Library

Quick Link Here:  Mission Viejo Library Electronic Resources  (Must have Library Card to access online databases).

Recommended Book Links

Search Engines

ipl2: Information You Can Trust - Here you'll be connected to quality, authoritative sites. Search by keyword or narrow down your search by browsing categories like business, government, media, health, computers, or the arts and humanities.

refdesk.com - RefDesk is known as the "fact checker for the Internet." You can search MSN, Google, Yahoo! or Wikipedia, as well as various dictionaries and periodicals.

Infoplease - Get information on any subject, from history and government to arts and intertainment to world news to biographical information to homework help.

50 Awesome Search Engines

The links on these pages connect students to resources, which are recommended because of their educational content and value. Students are not intended to visit pages beyond the specific links provided.

On Line Research

Need to write a research paper? Want to do an A+ job without going totally NUTS? Here’s help.
 
Research and Documentation in the Electronic Age by Diana Hacker
 
An extensive annotated list of specialized sources for more than 30 disciplines. The resources are organized by type—databases and indexes, Web resources, and reference books—under four main categories: Humanities, Social Sciences, History, and Sciences.
 
UC Berkeley Teaching Library Internet - Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial
 
The links on these pages connect students to resources, which are recommended because of their educational content and value. Students are not intended to visit pages beyond the specific links provided.

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