Welcome To Otto Shortell Middle School Library
Our Library Team includes Mrs. Deb Becker, Librarian
Mrs. Rice and Mrs. Jacobellis, Library Clerks

Office hours available by request.
Email me at dbecker@ocsdny.org to schedule a meet.

Have a question?? ASK THE LIBRARIAN
(You will need to log into your Oneida Google account.)

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

The ability to place holds is temporarily shut off until we are back into school together. 
Email Mrs. Becker with any questions or needs - dbecker@oneidacsd.org
Stay healthy and happy holidays! 

Video on How to Borrow a Book - Placing a HOLD in Destiny!
 Need to renew your book?- email the titles to Mrs. Becker (dbecker@oneidacsd.org) or Mrs. Rice (trice@oneidacsd.org)

SORA Sign-in Tutorial
(Students do not add @ocsdny.org to your username)
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. 
Reading Counts -Students
Reading Counts - Google Sign-in
Reading Counts - Teachers
Book Finder
Outlook Email 
GMail/ Google Mail
Google Classroom
Library Google Classroom for Teachers
Useful tools & tips for your classroom! Email me for the code! 
Lexia Strategies
IXL Logo
A Book and a Hug

  STAR 360


Noodle Tools Quick Guide for Students

Videos on How to Make Works Cited

National Newspapers

March Mammal Madness
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. 

Library Resources  

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

Copyright Tools