• Welcome to the DJHS Library Media Center... A Great Place to Learn!

     

    Library Media Center Hours

    Monday - Thursday:  7:45 - 3:30  Friday:  7:45 - 3:05

    Computers:

    • 32 Computers are available for student use

    Internet Access:

    • Internet Use Agreement Form MUST be on file
    • Library Computers are reserved for school-related searches and work only

    Printouts: 

    • Black & White pages - 25¢ per page
    • Color Pages - 50¢ per page

     

    Search DJHS Media Center collection by clicking below:

    OPAC

     

    Test Prep and Class Help:

    ACT

     

    No Fear Shakespeare puts Shakespeare's language side-by-side with a facing-page translation into modern English—the kind of English people actually speak today.

    No Fear Shakespeare-Romeo and Juliet

     

    SAT Practice Test

     

    The Sparknotes website contains notes on many of literary classics, and all subject areas from biology to U.S. government.  SAT, ACT, and AP Subject Tests practices can be found here, too!

    Sparknotes

     

    Research Paper:

    Use this site to help you create a bibliography(works cited) page for your research paper.

    EasyBib

     

    Tools for the Library Research Process.

    Big Six Research Skills

     

    Alabama Virtual Library:

    This site allows you to virtually explore resources from other libraries. "The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources are available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state." -The AVL Website

    Alabama Virtual Library

     

     Free Online Books:

    The Classic Bookshelf

     

    Page By Page Books

     

    Lit2Go is a free online collection of stories and poems in Mp3 (audiobook) format. An abstract, citation, playing time, and word count are given for each of the passages. Many of the passages also have a related reading strategy identified. Each reading passage can also be downloaded as a PDF and printed for use as a read-along or as supplemental reading material for your classroom.

    Lit2Go

     

    Speeches:

    Full text and audio downloads available.

    American Rhetoric: Top 100 Speeches

     

    Free Music:

    Great to use with projects!

    Royalty Free Music

     

    Free Clip-Art:

    Clip Art

     

    Poetry:

    Poets

     

    Educational Games:

    For each answer you get correct, Free Rice will donate 10 grains of rice through the UN World Food Program to help end Hunger. 

    Free Rice