Library Resources

Lima Christian School offers students access to several databases for research.

Lima Christian School OPAC - Card Catalog

You may place books on your clipboard and print the clipboard. The Librarian can help gather those materials for a particular unit. Having this printout will also help collect titles when unit is done the following year.

Gale Electronic Databases

Included: Academic OneFile and General One File: comprehensive databases Specialized databases: Fine Arts and Music Collection, The Culinary Arts Collection, Health Reference Center Academic, World History Collection, Psychology Collection, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection, General Science.

NOTE: You may need to click the “Use your location” button. Also, Chrome seems to work better.

ProQuest Newsstand

ProQuest Newsstand Database includes: The Christian Science Monitor, KidQuest Magazines, USA Today, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 6 New York State newspapers, 79 other age-appropriate magazines and newspapers.

NOTE: You may need to click the “Use your location” button. Also, Chrome seems to work better.

eLibrary Elementary

Our young learner-tested design makes research a blast! Stocked with age-appropriate articles, videos, sounds, pictures, and much more.

NOTE: You may need to click the “Use your location” button. Also, Chrome seems to work better.

Rochester Regional School Library System

Users may search for books that are housed in the surrounding school libraries. Copy the title and author of each book request with space between each entry. The Librarian is the only one with password access to order the books. A BOCES courier comes every morning to drop off and pick up books.

Sweet Search

Every website in this search engine has been evaluated by a team of research experts for educators and students. Sweet Search helps students find outstanding information, faster. It enables them to determine the most relevant results from a list of credible resources, and makes it much easier for them to find.

Grolier Online

Includes: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge Online, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, The New Book of Popular Science, Lands and Peoples, Amazing Animals of the World, America the Beautiful. Links for elementary through adult and one specifically for educators.

Monroe County Library System

The Monroe County Library System (MCLS) is an association of independent public libraries working together to improve library services for residents of Monroe County.

Pioneer Library System

The Pioneer Library System works together with libraries from Ontario, Wayne, Wyoming, and Livingston Counties.