• Welcome to your CHHS Learning Commons

    (formerly known as the library)
     
    Learning Commons hours are from 7:30 am - 4:30 pm every week day.
    *These hours are when Mrs. T and/or Mrs. Salvato will be in the LC for assistance & available to check out and in books. 
     
     
    PREP (Panthers Ready for Extra Practice) is available to students in the Learning Commons after school from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm Monday - Thursday. (no PREP on Fridays)
     
    You can signup for Prep by going to the
     
    About the Learning Commons 
    • We offer nearly 20,000 print books, eBooks, and digital audio books for checkout.  
    • We have 10 desktop computers available for use as well as laser printers (10 cent fee for B&W, 35 cents for color, per page).
    • Many charging stations for your laptops. 
    • Maker space--come see what you can create!
    • Collaborative and traditional seating available.
     

    NEW TITLES ARE HERE! 

    Keeper of the Lost Cities (series)     American Muscle Cars: A Full-Throttle History    Geek Love                          Turtles All the Way Down      
    by Shannon Messenger                   by Darwin Holmstrom                                      by Katherine Dunn               by John Green
                                                        & photography by Tom Glatch
    Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger                 American Muscle Cars                               Geek Love            turtles all the way down                                                 
    Call Number: FAN FIC MES b1        Call Number: 629.222 HOL                           Call Number: FAN FIC DUN         Call Number: REAL FIC GRE
     
     

    NOW AVAILABLE through your CHHS Learning Commons

    overdrive

     

    What is OverDrive?

    OverDrive is a free service offered by your library or school that lets you borrow digital content (like eBooks and audiobooks) anytime, anywhere. 

    How do you access OverDrive? 

    Login to classlink by going to https://launchpad.classlink.com/gcisd & use your usual school login username & password.

    Click on the green folder called "Library Resources" 

    Once you are in "Library Resources," you will click on the icon od icon

    You will then be directed to the CHHS Overdrive Homepage, which will look something like this.

    od homepage

    From the homepage, you can search, browse, and checkout both audiobooks & ebooks through our library collection. 

    Checkouts are automatically set for a 2 week checkout. Once the 2 weeks are up, the book will go away from your device or computer. 

    If a title/cover has an open book icon similar to this ebook icon  it is an eBook. 

    If a title/cover has a headphones icon similar to this audiobook  it is an audiobook. 

     

    If you have any questions about library collections, please talk to the librarian, Kim Thibodeaux, or email her at kimberly.thibodeaux@gcisd.net
     
     
     
     
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