Welcome to the West Seneca West Middle School Library!
- 2022-23 Library Class Schedule
- How to order/pick up library books
- A note on choosing appropriate library books in middle school
- How to return library books (includes info on the 24/7 outdoor dropbox)
Teacher: Ms. Wrobel, School Librarian
Phone: (716) 677-3511
Fax: (716) 675-6134
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FIND A BOOK:
Log in to Destiny Discover with your Google login (district email and password). Searching in Destiny allows you to find print and ebooks only from the West Middle library (not other schools) PLUS any district ebooks and audiobooks in Sora.
Log in to Sora with your Google info to search for district ebooks and audiobooks. Use this screencast to help you get started.
Click here for directions on adding your public library card to your school Sora account to get more content.
Capstone Interactive ebooks are searchable in Destiny but the above link will take you directly to all Capstone books available to West Middle students. These ebooks merge multimedia & audio into online books.
Log in with Google to Ms. Wrobel's list of passwords to get the username/password for Capstone books - and be sure to click "Log in with Capstone Interactive" and then type in the username/password from Ms. Wrobel's list (not YOUR username/password).
If your parent/guardian subscribes to epic!, you could also log in with your regular home username/password.
CHOOSE AN ENCYCLOPEDIA:
log in to this list of passwords using your Google account info to get the encyclopedia passwords
Best for: basic or beginning research
CHOOSE A RESEARCH DATABASE:
log in to this list of passwords using your Google account info to get the database passwords
Best for: articles ONLY from The New York Times
Best for: recent news articles from The Buffalo News www.buffalonews.com. Use the library classroom login if your free articles run out!
CHOOSE A VIDEO SITE:
log in to this list of passwords using your Google account info to get the video site passwords
Best for: topic introduction and basic/beginning research
Best for: teachers who need to locate videos for class