Karen Polker, Junior High Media Specialist
419-823-4381, ext. 3114
InfOhio’s core collection provides free resources such as World Book online, magazines, biographies, and more to all Ohio K-12 students and educators for the school year. For home access, username is think and password is infohio.
SIRS Knowledge Source / ProQuest
Go beyond googling and access the best documented websites and research tools available. Our library subscribes to this database yearly. You can access it with username oh2532 and password ohslib.
Wood County Public Library
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
Offers a dictionary and can help you and your students translate words into French and Japanese. You can look up synonyms at this site, as well.
High School ACE (formerly Hub)
is a gateway to academic resources for High School students. It features Virtual Reference Desk and subject guides for English, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science.
Biographies on over 15,000 famous people.
The smart guide to financial aid is FinAid www.finaid.org/calculators/costprojector.phtml
All of Otsego’s buildings now subscribe to a web-based version of Accelerated Reader. This offers AR quizzes on well over 120,000 book titles, and the list is constantly growing. All students have the opportunity to take a reading, vocabulary, and literacy skills quiz on a book, and their quiz results are recorded online into their own class record. High school students receive reading rewards based on the number of quizzes they passed during the school year.