Destiny Discover is the library catalog that allows you to search for books, DVDs, audiobooks, ebooks, and even digital media that the district provides through all 8 of the Wilson libraries.
Log into Destiny Quest with your school user name and school password to access your own account. Destiny Discover
The World Book Online Encyclopedia is available with no login when your computer or mobile device is on school property. For home access, please ask your teacher-librarian or see the Wilson Libraries Passwords link.
This searchable database is useful for quick access to accurate, reliable information. A full MLA citation for each article is at the bottom of each web page.
Research the 6th Grade way…
The Libguides page is “one stop shopping”, the “Super Walmart” of research.
It has everything!
With Libguides you will find…
Click on the Destiny Discover link and type in your keyword. Keep the keyword search simple. Destiny Discover will inform you of what materials we have in the library on your topic. If no titles can be found (for example the search for English Springer Spaniel yields no results) modify your search and try again (for example Spaniel or simply dog). When you find a title that looks helpful or interesting remember the Index in the back of the book is like a Google search! MackinVia eBooks are included in this search.
World Book Encyclopedia
This searchable database is useful for quick access to accurate, reliable information on ANY topic. A full MLA citation for each article is at the bottom of each web page!!!!
To use this resource at home the user name is wilson1, the password is bulldogs.
E-resources include a variety of resources from magazines to reference books.
To access this resource at home you must have a public library card or an eCard. Instructions on how to apply for a free eCard are found on the Power Library Home Page.
NEW!!! WILSON STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS POWER LIBRARY WITH SINGLE SIGN-ON REMOTE ACCESS VIA WILSON GOOGLE ACCOUNT ACCESS!
Culturegrams is concise, reliable, and up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries, each U.S. state, and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories.
To access this database the user name is wilsonwms and the password is bulldog.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
This e-resource is a database of reference books. These reference books are designed for higher level research. This database is a great resource for animals (Grzimek is best for this research topic), science, law, and medical research. No user name and password needed when researching in the school. At home,
West Middle School
How to research using Power Library
(Available in school only. At home you would need a public library card or a free ecard. OR use new Single sign-on!)
Middle School Research
Search within results
You can change results by selecting...Publication Dates, Past year
You can add to your Google Drive
Research in context
Easy to cite- citation included
Save to drive
Click on link
Concise, reliable, and up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries, each U.S. state, and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories