Library Resources

The links below provide access to our libraries databases from within the building. This includes the ACCESS PA Statewide Library Catalog. All databases are available from home. See library staff to obtain directions for home access.

The Red Land Library Catalog link allows you to search the library catalogs of one or all of the sixteen schools in the West Shore School District.

    » Access Shareit library catalog 
    ShareIt is the Pennsylvania state-wide library catalog. Anyone can search the library catalogs of more than 2,500 libraries throughout the state of Pennsylvania.
    » Choices Planner 
    A career, scholarship and college information resource.
    » CultureGrams 
    CultureGrams contains information about countries, states, flags, famous people, photos and recipes.
       
     

    » eLibrary 
    eLibrary contains newspapers, books, magazines, TV and radio transcripts, maps, and photographs.
    » Gale Databases 
    Research in Context covers topics in literature, history (U.S. and world), biography, science and social studies. 
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a rich database for social including different opinions, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. 
    U.S. History in Context covers the U.S. from pre-Colonial to the present with articles and primary resources.
    » POWER LIBRARY 
    The POWER Library is a State service for Pennsylvania's libraries. The POWER Library provides access to thousands of full text periodical articles, newspapers, photographs, pictures, charts, maps, and reference materials for people of all ages.
    Power Library will connect automatically at school, but you will need your public library card number or ecard (available at no cost on the Power Library website).
     
     

    » ProQuest 
    ProQuest contains national and international newspapers, including some PA papers, and scholarly journals.
    » Red Land Library Catalog 
    Locate books and ebooks in the Red Land High School Library.     
    » Salem Health 
    Contains information about diseases, disorders, causes, symptoms, treatments, procedures, and anatomy. Includes genetic and inherited conditions, psychology and mental health issues, and cancer topics. Also the 1950s and 1970s in America.
    » World Book 
    World Book Online offers a dictionary, atlas, current events countries, countries, flags, primary sources, photos, maps, and the encyclopedia. There is also a version of the encyclopedia in Spanish.

    » Orca Books Online 
    Over 60 full-text ebooks from Orca Publishers available to download or read online available without a password via the Red Land Library catalog. See a librarian for the user name and password to access via the web site.
     
  
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