Welcome to the TCHS library
Here you can use the databases to do research or look for a book in the library. You will need the list of passwords from the library to access the databases. The library opens at 7:50am and closes at 4:15pm. If we are closed, books can be returned in the book drop next to the cafe entrance.
To find a book:
Click this link to search our library for a book. Both your username and password are your student ID number.
To find even more ebooks and audiobooks:
To use the databases:
Click any of the icons below to access that database. The necessary password information is available in the library.
Gale In Context: Biography contains contextual information on the world's most influential people. You can search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as by keyword.
Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints provides contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. It features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Gale In Context: Global Issues offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, relevant sources for analysis of these issues.
Gale in Context: U.S. History contains contextual information on some of the most significant people and events in U.S. History. This database provides full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Gale In Context: World History provides information about the most significant people, topics, and events in World History. Resources available in this database include full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Gale Literature contains full-text literary criticism and reviews, original works, and biographies of authors from all time periods around the world. In addition, it provides critical essays about author's contributions, insight into authors' influence, images, audio, and more.
Gale In Context: Science offers contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. It includes authoritative and continuously updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Gale OneFile: News is an innovative full-text newspaper resource that allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields. Gale OneFile: News provides access to major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio, and TV broadcasts, and transcripts.
Gale In Context: High School is the go-to resource for most general topics. It includes authoritative content from reference sources, vetted websites, academic journals, magazines, and primary source documents.