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    Listen to the Podcasts Featuring Teacher Librarian TuesD Chambers (Episode 104 & 105) as a featured guest on two recent podcast shows on School Librarians United with Amy Hermon.

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    - > Student Username and Password

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    Student Counselor Assignment List

    Carol Bristol | Counseling Secretary | Book An Appointment with a Counselor

    Sonja Petersen | Counselor | Student List A - Ci
    206-252-1106 | Mon - Thurs |

    Sarah Bowman | Counselor | Student List Cj - Han
    206-252-1011 |

    Tom Kramer | Head Counselor | Student List Hao - Mci
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    206-252-1103 |

    Leti Bravo | Counselor | Student List Sci - Z
    206-252-1104 |

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    Quick Links to Databases

    Access to these databases is automatic from school computers. For off-campus access see the librarian, or go to Password Information for Online Resources (requires SPS login)

    Encyclopedias & General Reference


    Newspapers, Magazines & Journals

    Social Studies

    Primary Sources

    Web Links By Subject Matter

    American History Mega Websites

    Controversies & Issues

    Country Information

    CIA Resources

    CultureGrams (SPS password required at home)



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    Put Books On Hold -> Explore Library Catalog

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    Contact Info

    TuesD Librarian and Lindi

    Teacher Librarian
    TuesD Chambers
    WA Librarian of the Year!
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    Library Assistant
    Lindi Wood

    Phone 206-252-1121
    Main School Office

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    Citation Quick Handouts - Coming soon

    • APA Style Guide to Electronic References (6th ed.)
    • APA Style Guide
    • Chicago Style Guide
    • MLA Style Guide

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