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Reference Desk

Reference Desk


Online Resources

There was a time when visiting the reference section of the library meant searching through shelves of big books until you found what you needed.  Now, finding the right information is usually just a click away, from the comfort of your own home!  Ebsco and Newsbank will provide you with full-text articles from hundreds of magazines, newspapers, and reference books. *




Britannica Schools*

Dictionary & Thesaurus

Dictionary Search


Family Search


Helpful Tools For Citing Your Paper

Noodle Tools

Citation Machine


Sweet Search {Educational Search Engine}

MLA Handbook

The OWL-Best MLA help you can find

*  These are subscription services for which you need a user name and password.   You can get this information in the CHS library. With user names and passwords for online databases, you can access the sites from any computer.