Welcome To Otto Shortell Middle School Library
Our Library Team includes Mrs. Deb Becker, Librarian
Mrs. Ashley Philo, Library Aide

 Mrs. Jacobellis, Library Clerk



Search the Catalog, find titles and request them using the "Request a Book Form" below. 

 Our NEW Library Catalog! 

SORA ebooks APP
https://soraapp.com/welcome  

Have your book longer in SORA -Tutorial
SORA Sign-in Tutorial
(Students DO NOT add @ocsdny.org to your username)
Getting into SORA first time document
Using Sora eBooks on your Chromebook or another computer tutorial



For Teachers 

  Quick Links  
Databases, Online Resources and eBook have moved!! These links can now be found on the menu on side of page. 


ReadnQuiz Help



Book Finder
MyLibrary2Go
Chromebook Care and Use Rules

GoogleDrive 
Google Classroom
Library Google Classroom for Teachers
Useful tools & tips for your classroom! Email me for the code! 
Lexia Strategies
IXL
IXL Logo
A Book and a Hug

  STAR 360

MOBOCES MEDIA LIBRARY
NoodleTools 

Noodle Tools Quick Guide for Students

Videos on How to Make Works Cited

National Newspapers

March Mammal Madness
Outlook Email 
GMail/ Google Mail

Library Guide for Teachers
 Team World Wide Web Research Resources:
6 Resources 7 Resources 7/8 Resources 8 Resources
 Other Resources:


Regular database link is on left hand menu toolbar, this is a comprehensive list by subject. Good for teachers looking for extra materials. 

Movie Streaming for Teachers
works with Google Single Sign-on
(Grades 6-12)


Library Resources  

Copyright and COVID-19
Fair Use 101: "Librarians
Advice for Educators

Copyright Tools

 

HATCHING DUCKLINGS ~ an OSMS Library Tradition!! Egg - citing!!