Middle school Library

Tulsa’s only PreK-Grade 12 independent Episcopal school.

Kistler Library
4th - 8th grades

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Holland Hall offers digital and audio book titles which are accessible using the
Overdrive and Sora apps. Click on Overdrive and enter your student six digit ID# to begin searching from the digital collection.

Holland Hall Databases (Off Campus Access: Google ID and Password)

PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next: Beginning research tool for animals, science, biographies, social studies and the U.S. Regions or American Indian Culture.

: Includes magazines, newspapers, maps, books.

Credo Reference:
A great place to start your research. Includes full-text dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference books that can be searched using keywords. Use this database to find definitions, overview articles on a topic.

: a large warehouse of databases

Facts on File:
Issues and Controversies in History

Sirs Discoverer:
a multidisciplinary database specifically designed for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas such as current events, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology.

Sirs Issues Researcher
: Article selections and varying viewpoints from media sources covering social, scientific, health, political, and global issues.

American History Documents
: Documents of varied history through speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, editorials.

Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture:
The encyclopedia contains articles written by scholars in the field.

Explora Upper MS
: Research by key word or topic to find best results.Sort results by source type:magazine, photos, flags.

Explora Lower MS:
Research by key word or topic to find best results.Sort results by source type:magazine, photos, flags.

Digital Vaults:
The U.S. National Archives Experience offers primary source materials.

World Digital Library
: This database has more than 7,000 primary source documents and images from around the world sponsored by the United Nations Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization.

: This database offers up to date country reports written by experts of the country. It offers inside perspective on daily life and culture, backgrounds and interviews of the people.

World Book Online: Digital encyclopedia. Off campus access UN: hhall  PW: GoDutch

Other Links
Library of Congress
New York Times/Learning Network
Allsides (news from multiple perspectives)
Creative Commons
Common Sense Media
Newsela (Awesome website with leveled articles)
Gilcrease Museum
(Native and Western Art Collections)
Smithsonian Teen Tribune (website with current events articles for kids)