Announcement: Recent COVID-19 positive case(s): 3 students at WOHS and 1 student Sheldon Woods on 4/14/21; 3 students at the WOHS and 2 students at Pine Creek on 4/13/21. Click here for the weekly COVID-19 Dashboard and West Ottawa Safe Schools Handbook.
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Turtles All the Way Down
Turtles All the Way Down is a young adult novel written by American author John Green, published on October 10, 2017, by Dutton Books. It is his fifth solo novel, and his seventh overall. Its publication was announced during VidCon 2017, the online video conference co-founded by John Green and his brother Hank.
Who do I contact at the high school library for help?
Where can I access the high school library catalog?
WOHS Library Catalogs – Search the WOHS Library collections at North and South. Students can sign in to see checkouts and place books on hold.
What research databases are available?
What external resources do you recommend for researching?
Here are a few of our favorites!
- Michigan e-Library (MeL) – 24/7 online library for Michigan residents. Instant access to full-text articles from tens of thousands of magazines and newspapers. Order materials from other MI libraries through interlibrary loans.
- Herrick District Library – Local public library. Access to books, technology, e-books, and more. Be sure to check out their Teen page featuring new YA books and upcoming teen events!
- Van Wylen Library – Library at Hope College in Holland, MI. Access permitted for guests for borrowing privileges (fee required) and more scholarly research.
- KDL “What’s Next” Database – Search for the next book in a series!
- EasyBib – Generate free MLA citations. Create APA and Chicago citations with a subscription.
- KnightCite – Generate free MLA, APA, and Chicago citations.
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