PJHS LRC

Welcome to Palacios Junior High Learning Resource Center

Contact Information:

Jil Treybig, Librarian Assistant

Office located at Palacios Junior High School

Phone: 361.972.2417

jilt@palaciosisd.org

 

Michele Stuhrenberg, District Librarian

Office located at Palacios High School

Phone: 361.972.2571

micheles@palaciosisd.org 

Daily Schedule

Time

Subject

8:00-8:50

Librarian

8:55-9:45

Librarian

9:50-10:40

Librarian

10:45-11:35

Librarian

Lunch

12:05-12:55

Librarian

1:00-1:50

Librarian

1:55-2:45

Librarian

1:55-2:45

Librarian

LRC RULES

  • 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

BIOGRAPHY SITES

American Presidents

Biography.com

Famous Texans

Inventors Hall of Fame

People Spot 

Online Literature Network 

CURRENT EVENTS

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:

CNN   CNN Student News USA Today   Headline Spot  

Discovery Learning Knowledge Center

HOMEWORK HELP

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

 

Library Hours

Monday-Friday 7:45 am - 4:00 pm

Closed during lunch

Helpful Link:

Palacios Public LIbraryhttp://www.palacioslibrary.org/

Palacios Beaconhttp://www.palaciosbeacon.com/home/index.shtml

Victoria Advocate: http://www.victoriaadvocate.com/

Houston Chronicle: http://www.chron.com/