Library Media Center
OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) allows students to search for books in the Yazoo County Middle School Library.
Special Instructions: When you click on the link, select DISPLAY next to Yazoo County Middle School.
Mississippi Alliance for Gaining New Opportunities Through Library Information Access
Mississippi Library Commission
Library Bill of Rights
eBooks are now available!
To view the selection of ebooks, click the ebooks link. Next, enter the username and password that is provided below. Finally, select your ebook and enjoy! Listed below is the selection of ebooks that are available.
List of eBooks:
American Citizenship: The American Identity by Jill Sherman
Avengers: Even a Hawkeye Can Cry! by Jeff Parker
The United States of American: Florida The Sunshine State by John Hamilton
Graphic Warfare: Iwo Jima by Joeming Dunn
Haunted: Lost in the Dark by Rich Wallace
Special Ops: Navy Seals by Lee Slater
Sports Trivia: Olympic Trivia by Marty Gitlin
Super Awesome Science: The Science of Survival by Therese Nabor
Steven Spielberg: Director and Producer of the Jurassic Park Series by Rebecca Felix
Women in STEM: Women in Computer Science by Tammy Gagne
Free Online Novels
This site offers a selection of middle-grade novels in a variety of categories like adventure, mystery, and romance. The books are in PDF format for printing, or you can read them online. The title of the site is a bit misleading: the authors are Catholic, but not necessarily the topics or materials.
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Student Resources and Websites
This is a curated site for asking questions in regards to school subjects and disciplines.https://www.dkfindout.com/us/
The World Factbook
This is a website for trivial facts.https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/
Read Write Think
This website has informational text for students.http://www.readwritethink.org/
This site has free e-books!https://www.scholastic.com/kids/home/
This website contains book reviews.http://www.teenink.com/reviews/book_reviews/
This site has interesting topics for teens.https://www.teenreads.com/
This site has tons of study guides for a variety of subjects.http://www.sparknotes.com/
This site offers a large variety of teen and young adult books across many categories. They use Young Adult as the genre on the site, so it's a bit harder to find books of a particular type. If you browse through their selection, though, you're sure to find something that meets your needs. You have to register with the site to view these books, but they're free and presented in PDF format.
The Children's Library at the Internet Archive
This site offers public domain novels from around the world. These are scans of book pages, but many of them offer a simplified PDF option (look in the left-hand margin after selecting a book to see available formats) that is suitable for printing.
This site provides links to classic books, including graphic novels, for older readers and there are options for audio, online, or downloadable "reading."
Teacher Professional Development
Free Primary and Secondary Sources
Teachers Pay Teachers
This is a website that has ebooks, as well as, allows students to write their own books.
The History Channel
This site features numerous historical events which include teacher resources.