The Library's Catalog
The library's online catalog can be accessed directly from the web. Once connected, using the catalog is the same as if you were standing in the library at South Middle School. This feature will come in handy when completing work on a project and need the bibliographic information. You may also begin searching and locating material, thus saving some time when you are actually in school.
Offers millions of useful and interesting facts on a wide range of topics, the Almanacs have set the standard for scope, authority, and readability among reference works.
World Book Online
World Book Online Reference Center includes the World Book Encyclopedia, but that's just the beginning of what the "reference center" provides. Features include an atlas, student and teacher resources, Behind the Headlines, and a special Surf the Ages section where students can read websites from ancient, medieval, or modern historical times.
FactCite: Greek and Roman Mythology and American History. Please visit the library for your log-in and password.
NoodleTools supports the research process with a platform of integrated tools
for note-taking, outlining, citation, document archiving/annotation, and collaborative research and writing. Please see the library for the log-in and password.
National Newspaper Index 1977 - Present
National Newspaper Index provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one seamless search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.
New York State Newspapers
Search this database of 28 newspapers published in the state of New York, including the New York Times and the New York Post.
Great Neck Public Library
In addition to our resources, don't forget that the Great Neck Public Library is available to the residents of the district. This site allows you to access many databases with the use of your public library card number.
You can access databases on various subjects including: