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Library Resources - High School

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Useful Web Pages

CFISD Reading Lists

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Useful Web Pages

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD is not responsible for content on remote sites.

Allows students to complete a template with their resource’s publication information and then creates for them both MLA and APA citations.


NBC News offers unique collections of video resources, primary sources, historic footage, images, mini-documentaries and text resources designed for use in the K-12 classroom.

Houston Chronicle

Newspaper & Archives (Requires zip code and personal subscription account number)

Houston Public Library

Resources available from Houston Public Library

Harris County Public Library

Resources available from Harris County Public Libraries

Search over 25,000 of the greatest lives, past and present.

Index to quotations from great books online.

CIA World Fact Book

Information and maps of countries of the world.


The United States government official web portal, providing links to federal, state, local, and tribal governments nationwide.

Handbook of Texas

Multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture.

Index to current facts updated daily.

Internet Public Library

Internet library services provided by the University of Michigan School of Information.

Library of Congress

Library Spot

Virtual library resource center for Web research information.


Popular source for maps and driving directions.

Merriam-Webster Online

Dictionary and thesaurus online.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

U.S. Dept. of Education’s site for career and occupation information.

Project Gutenberg

Free electronic books presented in a variety of formats.

Reading Lists

CFISD Summer Reading Lists

Grades 9-12

Caldecott Medal

Lists winners of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Coretta Scott King Award

Lists authors and illustrators of African descent whose books promote an understanding and appreciation of the "American Dream. "

Tayshas High School Reading List

Lists current literature for young adults recommended by Texas Library Association.


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