Broken Arrow High School Media Center
Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) media center is an active library with an open-door policy. The media center strives to empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users and creators of information. The media center staff assists teachers and students with all reference needs from planning technology use to class projects and research needs.
BAHS Media Specialists
Sherri Hare, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kim O'Brien, email@example.com
Click here to visit BAHS media center's website. (This website is maintain by the media specialists staff.)
Frequently Used Resources
BAHS Library Catalog - Search the high school book collection, including our ebooks.
ebook Reference Sets - 20 different sets of reference books are now available to BAHS students and staff. These may be accessed online as well as sent to an ereader. See the librarians for a password to access ebooks away from school.
EBSCO - Offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for user needs and preferences at every level of research, with over 300 full text and secondary databases available indexing magazine, journal, and newspaper articles.
Gale Biography in Context - Delivers 600,000 biographical entries on more than 528,000 individuals spanning history and geography.
Opposing Viewpoints - Online resource covering today’s hottest social issues. Opposing Viewpoints helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
Pro-Con Website - This site promotes critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, primarily pro-con format. Pro-Con.org researches issues that they feel are controversial and important, and work to present them in a balanced, comprehensive, straightforward format at no charge on their website.
OKCIS - Oklahoma Career Information System provides occupational, post-secondary school and financial aid information. OKCIS is designed to support lifelong career exploration, and career planning and decision-making through easy to use, straightforward search and sorting utilities, and an online portfolio for saving information from all system components.
Reading Counts - Scholastic Reading Counts is an independent reading program for Grades K–12 which combines reading practice and software-based reading assessment. Students read a selection, take a quiz, and receive an instant score.