Blogs: Research & eResources

  • Spotlight on eResources for TeacherseResources for Teachers at San Jose Public Library

    Teachers - did you know that San Jose Public Library has quality online resources for you and your students? Teacher support includes Common Core Correlation, lesson plans and reproducible handouts. All free with your library card.Visit the Resources for Educators page for more info.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Monday, May 11, 2015 - 11:32 AM | Comments: 0
  • Spotlight on eResources - Novelist K-8 PlusLooking for a good book?

    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Monday, May 4, 2015 - 8:40 AM | Comments: 1
  • Spotlight on eResources - Poetry & Short Story Reference Centerdo you remember the poem about the telephone and the elephant?

    National Poetry Month is almost over. Do you remember a poem from your childhood about an elephant and a telephone? Watch this video to find the poem. Our featured eResource is Poetry & Short Story Reference Center, which offers full text poems and short stories, criticisms, and author biographies.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Monday, April 27, 2015 - 10:08 AM | Comments: 0
  • Spotlight on eResources - PrivCo

    PrivCo has all sorts of interesting information about privately held companies, including current finances, ownership and history. You'll just need your library card to log in.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:06 AM | Comments: 0
  • Girls Who Code and Treehousebinary data

    More than 75% of girls show interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) careers; however, as of today, only about 0.3% of girls are pursuing a career in computer science. Without the necessary opportunities to be educated in such a heavily male-dominated field, girls are less likely to pursue career in STEM fields. However, Girls Who Code is an organization aiming to give these girls the opportunities to part of this amazing field and pursue careers in technology and engineering.
    Posted by: Enna Penglin on Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 3:20 PM | Comments: 0