Wondering if we have the book you want to read? Want
to see what's new in the CCDS Library? The online catalog allows you to
search our library holdings, see what's new, and even place your own
holds with your individual login... and so much more! Please see Miss Gina for your login information.
KidRex -- a fun and safe search for kids! KidRex searches emphasize kid-related webpages from across the entire web and are powered by Google Custom Search and use Google SafeSearch technology.
Knoword -- Expand your vocabulary! Try this addictive
online challenge for work fiends and students trying to ramp up their
vocabulary and spelling skills.
ALA Youth Media Awards -- "Each year the American Library Association (ALA) honors books and
media for children and teens. Recognized worldwide for the high quality
they represent, ALA awards, including the prestigious Newbery,
Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, guide parents,
educators, librarians and others in selecting the best materials for
FreeRice -- Work on your vocabulary skills and donate rice at the same time!
SweetSearch -- A search engine for students. Searches only the 35,000 Web sites that a staff of research experts
and librarians and teachers have evaluated and approved when creating
the content on findingDulcinea.
Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus - An online thesaurus and dictionary of over 145,000 words that you explore using an interactive map.
Dav Pilkey - funny author of Captain Underpants books, A Friend for Dragon, Dogzilla, Kat Kong, and Dog Breath!
Emily Rodda - Australian author of Deltora Quest books, Rowan of Rin, Fairy Realm, The Key to Rondo, and more!
Pam Muñoz Ryan - author of Paint the wind, Esperanza Rising, Riding Freedom, Nacho and Lolita, and Becoming Naomi León .
- first National Ambassador of Young People's Literature and
hilarious author of the Time Warp Trio books, The Stinky Cheese Man
and other Fairly Stupid Tales, Math Curse, Squids will be Squids, and
Jerry Spinelli - author of Eggs, Maniac Magee, Stargirl, Wringer, and more!
Lemony Snicket - An "unpleasant" site for the Series of Unfortunate Events author
JRR Tolkien - Tolkien estate site for the author of The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, and The Children of Húrin
Wendelin Van Draanen - author of Shredderman, Sammy Keyes, Flipped, and Confessions of a Serial Kisser
- Three time Caldecott winner, author & illustrator of Flotsam,
The Three Pigs, Tuesday, Sector 7, Night of the Gargoyles, and more!
SweetSearch -- A search engine for students. Searches only the 35,000 Web sites that a staff of research experts and librarians and teachers have evaluated and approved when creating the content on findingDulcinea.