Welcome to the Crescent Valley Library


Library staff:
Melissa Carr (melissa.carr@corvallis.k12.or.us)         
Scott Davis (scott.davis@corvallis.k12.or.us)
Donna Granados (donna.granados@corvallis.k12.or.us)
Mon & Wed: 7:45 am - 3:35 pm
Tues & Thurs: 7:45 am - 2:55 pm
Fridays:  7:45 am - 3:05 pm
Phone: 541-757-5822

Online Library Catalog for the CVHS Library and other Public School Libraries.
Check your Library record by clicking the Online Library Catalog link above. Then go to the My Stuff tab and click the Show My Record link.

CV Library News

Congratulations to Marin Plemmons, winner of the CV Library book return contest! She won a $10 gift card for the Max student store. All students who returned or renewed their first semester books were eligible for the drawing. There's still time to return your overdue texts, class novels, and library books before bills are mailed home!

Online Resources

Writing Resources

Citing Sources

Class Resources

Helpful Links

Literary Events & News

 

Online Resources

The following resources (except Grolier Online) are freely available on all school computers, but require additional login procedures for off-campus access.  See Home Access for details.  

Databases
Explore all or your choice of Gale databases at the same time.
Explore a broad range of topics, with background information.   Includes many literature links.
Explore different viewpoints of many important issues.
Great Gale ebooks.
Other Resources 
The Oregon School Library Information System (OSLIS) provides help with research projects from start to finish.
Start here to register for a LearningExpress Library (LEL) personal account.  From the OSLIS main page, click on the Find Information button, then click on the LEL icon among the resources that appear. Select Register under New Users on the LEL site.
Get online help from a librarian 24/7 with Answerland.
Research a wide range of topics using the best online encyclopedia. Always requires login (same as Home Access).  
 

View current and past editions of the Corvallis Gazette-Times.
Always requires login:
See library staff for username and password.

  Access practice tests (including PSAT, SAT, ACT, and Advanced Placement practice exams), exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and more on a range of subjects including reading, writing, math, science, and logic and reasoning. This link is for returning users only.  New users must first register by clicking on the LearningExpress icon from the OSLIS site, then click on Register under New Users on the LearningExpress site.

Writing Resources

Citing Sources


Class Resources

Foreign Language Classes
  • Infotrac Newsstand:  Search for periodicals from around the world written in dozens of different languages.
  • Informe: Access popular Spanish language magazines.

Helpful Links

 

Literary Events & News

Home Access for Online Resources 

Special login information is required to access GALE databases and Grolier Online Encyclopedia from home. To view the information, enter the username and password listed below on the Windows Login tab of the Corvallis School District's Home Access Page:

Student Login Directions:
Username: student\firstname.lastname
Password: 8 digit student ID number with leading zeros

Staff Login Directions:
Username: 509j\firstname.lastname
Password: school login password.


The CVHS Library welcomes your suggestions about books to order, or other suggestions. Please share your ideas with Library staff!

2016-17 School Schedules
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Crescent Valley High School
4444 NW Highland Drive
Corvallis, OR, 97330
High School Code: 380-211
Office Open 8am-3:3pm
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