Note: The library is open on Tuesday & Thursday evenings for SMARTS
KEYWORDS TO USE: name of person, poets, biography, name of poem. Remember to type the last name, then first name.
A SAMPLE OF BOOKS AVAILABLE
Use the Leilehua High School OPAC - Book Catalog. There is a "Reserved cart" of books in the reference area. Search by typing the poet's last name, first
R 808.103 P. Princeton encylopedia of poetry and poetics. NJ:Princeton University Press, 1965.
R 810 A. American Writers, vol. NY:Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974.
R 820.9 B. British Writers, vol. NY:Charles Scribner's Sons, 1979.
808.81 Ame. American's favorite poems. NY:WW Norton & Co., 2000.
808.81 F. Ferris, Helen. Favorite poems old and new. NY:Doubleday, 1957.
808.81 V. Van Doren, Mark. An anthology of world poetry. NY:Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1964.
811 D. Complete poems of Emily Dickinson. Boston:Little, Brown and Company, 1960.
811 F. Frost, Robert. The road not taken. NY:Holt, 1951.
811 R. Tilbury Town:selected poems of Edwin Arlington Robinson. NY:Macmillan Co., 1964.
811 P. Poems of Edgar Allan Poe. NY:Crowell, 1965.
811 W. Whitman, Walt. Complete poetry and collected prose. NY:Literary Classics, 1982.
821.008 F. Five hundred years of English poetry. NY:Peter Bedrick Books, 1989.
822.33 I Shakespeare's sonnets. NY:Barnes & Noble, 1965.
822.3 L. Lamb, Charles & Mary. Tales from Shakespeare. London:Paul Hamlyn, 1962.
LIBRARY ELECTRONIC SOURCES
OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) - find our book collection here! (Note: book catalog can only be accessed at school)
EBSCO Online - Great place for current event articles
World Book Online- Start here to get basic information
Opposing Viewpoints - Find out the pro and cons of current issues
Biography Resource Center- Information about famous people, past and present, including personal facts, occupation, nationality, etc.
Encyclopedia Britannica - Another source to get basic information
Culturegrams- Information about the customs, festivals and geographical information about countries
Issues- current hot topics available here!
World at War- All the details of war, past and present
World History - Ancient and Medieval Times - Find all you need for your projects!
World History - Modern Era - Up to date information on historical events!
INTERNET WEBSITES FOR GENERAL INFORMATION
1. Internet Public Library http://www.ipl.org/
Internet Public Library provides information on popular teen topics.
2. General Encyclopedia http://www.encyclopedia.com
An encyclopedia which provides easy and simple information. Good place
to start if you just need the basics.
3. University of Hawaii http://www.hawaii.edu/library/
University of Hawaii Library system - find out what they have at any of the campus
4. Hawaii State Public Library System http://www.librarieshawaii.org/catalog/index.html
Use your public library card to reserve and send the needed material to Wahiawa library!
5. Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield Barracks
Access the site to find resources on base
INTERNET WEBSITES FOR YOUR SPECIFIC TOPIC(S)
These are a few websites to get your search started.
General sites - many biographies found at these sites.
World Book Online
These sites have biographical information and some poems
If you are looking for the poem, do a 'google' search by typing in the poet's name and the name of the poem.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATIONS - Look in your agenda, see Librarian for sample sheets or click on Bibliography Format