Databases and Libraries...
A number of databases and libraries of value to teachers and students are available on the Web. Some recommended ones include:
Data Port: a website where Hood River School District students, parents, and teachers can access information such as class schedules, class attendance, class lists, and eventually course descriptions .
Hood River County Library: connect to our local public library system.
Library of Congress: An invaluable site set up by the world's largest library providing and almost limitless source of information and services.
Multnomah County's Acceso a Informacion Para Todos. This site is a source for comprehensive information in Spanish about local programs for employment, immigration, English classes, social services and more in the Portland area.
Oregon Historical Society: An excellent source of books, photographs, artifacts, maps, recordings and other materials about the history of the State of Oregon and the Oregon Territory.
Oregon State Library: The State Library provides research and reference assistance primarily to state government. It holds extensive materials in business, history, and political and social science. It's specialized collections include federal and state publications and a comprehensive collection of materials about Oregon.
OSLIS: The Oregon School Library Information System offers students, teachers, and parents tutorials on many subjects, an online reference library, and a set of homework assistance internet sites to help at school, at home or while traveling.