OSLIS (Oregon School Library Information System)
Philomath High School students have access to OSLIS, the Oregon School Library Information System.
Students can get to OSLIS by Googling it or using this link: OSLIS
For the username and password, see Kiki Klipfel in the library.
The OSLIS Find Information section is a library database. It provides access to a variety of magazines, newspapers, journals, encyclopedias, e-books and multimedia content in one location. The sources are included in the database because they are considered reliable.
Learn to Research
The Learn to Research function has great videos and other information that teaches students research skills. The videos really help explain tools that make research much easier and more efficient.
Generating Search Terms covers how to come up with usable keywords or search terms.
The Search String video teaches tools to make the most of search words.
Evaluating Websites discusses ways to evaluate websites to make sure students are using reliable sources.
Cite My Sources
Cite My Sources helps students create bibliographies and cite their sources.