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The Ultimate YA Summer Reading List — 2017 Edition



Summer is the perfect time to lounge on the beach, on the patio, or at the park with a book.

Whether you’re hoping to discover some brand-new reads or continue your favorite series,

there is no shortage of good YA books to read this summer.

Check out this great list of summer reads.

10 Ways to Spot a Fake News Article

                                                        

2016 was a year with a lot of big news stories - election upsets, Zika, the Syrian crisis, and unfortunately tons of fake news about all of the above and everything in between.

Denzel Washington was recently quoted as saying, “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you do read the newspaper, you’re misinformed.” So what should you do? You want to be informed, but a good deal of the information out there is incorrect or biased. Click on the image above for some things to keep an eye out for when reading a news article.

 

Check out how to evaluate a news article here.

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How to Cite a Song

 


 

Although citing a song might seem unfamiliar, there’s no need to worry. EasyBib's got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, whether you need to cite in MLA format, APA format, or Chicago style.


  

Need to Charge Your Cell Phone at Lunch?

Check out our new cell phone charging station!    THANK YOU PTSA!

Pioneer Book Club Year in Review


 

Sign up for the Pioneer Book Club at Club Rush on Aug 29 & 30 at lunch in the Main Quad.  

Readers' Top 50 Sci-Fi Novels

Welcome to our celebration of all things magical, dystopian, galactic, and mythic. Readers' Top 50 Sci-Fi Novels 



From Ender to the hapless Arthur Dent, to returning to beloved worlds created by Ursula K. Le Guin, Isaac Asimov, Octavia Butler, and many more.  Check out the list here.

A Rebel's Reading List: The Books Victoria Aveyard Recommends for Her Own Heroine

                                                         

Books contain a great deal of power. No one knows this better than Victoria Aveyard, author of the Red Queen series which brings superhero-like abilities into a YA fantasy world. As King's Cage, the third entry in the series, hits bookshelves, Goodreads asked Aveyard to share the books that would help her beleaguered heroine, Mare, rise up against her tormentors. 

How to Use Google Drive | Beginners Tutorial

Click the image above to see a detailed tutorial on how to use Google Drive.
 

Using Google Drive With Your Gale Resources

Click above to see the video tutorial on using Google Drive with our GALE Databases.
 

The First Year | College Readiness

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College librarians, and others who work closely with college freshmen, understand that  their high school colleagues are already pressed to do much with little. Yet that doesn’t  mean they don’t have a wish list of what first-year students should come armed with in  terms of scholarly skills.