Welcome to Palacios Junior High Learning Resource Center
- No food, gum, or drinks in the library
- Sign in & out upon entering/exiting the library
- Backpacks are to be left at the door upon entering the library
- Respect yourself, others, and property
- Adhere to school rules stated in the handbook
The Palacios JH LRC subscribes to several newspapers including the The Houston Chronicle and The Victoria/Matagorda County Advocate. These may be used for current events. The library also has many magazines and keeps two years of back issues that may be used for current events.
Online resources include:
Bartlebys.com - Great Books Online, Dictionary, encyclopedia, world factbook, thesaurus, etiquette, Parliamentary procedure, and much more.
iTools Research It - Find facts and theories about any subject.
InfoPlease - Dictionary, encyclopedia, thesaurus, atlas, Periodic table, Conversion tool, Homework Center, Almanac, College Center, Career Center, White pages, and more
Internet Public Library - a free collection of authoritative web resources organized into several broad categories.
LibrarySpot.com is a free virtual reference center that simplifies the search for the best resources online, including libraries, high-utility reference tools, periodicals, library industry information and more. From the site, quickly and easily find libraries by type, acronyms, current events, dictionaries, encyclopedias, maps, public records, quotations, statistics, thesauri, books, magazines, newspapers, headlines, speeches, library associations, conferences and more.
Thesaurus.com - Online thesaurus
Your Dictionary.com - Online dictionary
Monday-Friday 7:45 am - 4:00 pm
Closed during lunch
Palacios Public LIbrary: http://www.palacioslibrary.org/
Palacios Beacon: http://www.palaciosbeacon.com/home/index.shtml
Victoria Advocate: http://www.victoriaadvocate.com/
Houston Chronicle: http://www.chron.com/