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Chief Sealth International Library

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Welcome Seahawk Students, Families, Staff, and Community!

The Chief Sealth International High School Library is a place to find inspiration and ideas, and the space (both virtual and physical) belongs to you. I’ll do my best to keep this page updated with news about great reads, virtual events, and news from your teachers. Please let me know how I can help!

Hours:  8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Contact us

Luke Azinger
ljazinger@seattleschools.org
206-252-8617

Stay Connected to the Library 

@sealthlibrary Follow us on Twitter

CSI Library Find us on Schoology

@chiefsealthlibrary Check out the latest on Instagram


Find Books in our Library Catalog

Click here to access Destiny Discover


Watch Book Talks

View Book Talks

Have you read a great book? Can you sell it in less that 1m 30s? You are invited to record your own book talk for the rest of the world to see! Add your own book talkPlease note that all submissions are moderated before being posted.

BookTalks

Place a Library Book On Hold 

Resources for accessing the School Library Catalog and placing a book on hold are available by clicking the ” How to Place an Online Hold” on the  Library Resources for Remote Learning Webpage.

 

Access the CSI Library Catalog

Quick link to the Chief Sealth International library catalog:  https://bit.ly/CSIcatalog

QR code that takes you right to the catalog (just scan it with the camera on your mobile device):

QR Code

 

How Can Your Teacher-Librarian Help You? 

Your Next Great Read

  • Curbside checkout & the library catalog Place books on hold, or grab and go, on Wednesdays from 11-3
  • Seahawks Reads Read and review books from the list for a chance to win prizes!
  • Libby, Hoopla, Book lists and more Find free ebooks, audiobooks, music, movies and more!

Programs and Information

  • Library Programming Book Clubs, First Chapter Fridays, Movie Nights, and more!
  • Library Advisory Committee Help choose which books to buy, what programs to run and more!
  • Club information Keep up with clubs, events and more on the Schoology Page
  • News, resources, and more Weekly updates on what’s happening at Sealth

Academic Support

  • Databases and Online Support : Use SPS and SPL databases to find the information you need
  • Homework and writing assistance : Get editing and revision help with writing and other homework
  • Information Literacy : Learn how to use reliable resources and cite them properly in your work

Technology Help

  • Basic Tech Support: Login issues, basic laptop questions, student portal information
  • Tech Tools Get help using Flipgrid, Padlet, Schoology, and other tech tools.

 

Library Menu Student

Weekly WednesdayDrive-ThruPick-Up

Starting on Wednesday, September 16, and continuing every Wed. that school is in session, students can drive-up, walk-up, bike-up, or skip-up to the bus loop at Chief Sealth and pick-up school supplies, library books, class materials, pre-purchased spirit gear, pre-purchased yearbooks, and more!

Time : 11am to 3pm every Wednesday that school is in session. 

Place : Bus Loop by the Dome at Chief Sealth

Questions : Ms. Martin ( ssmartin1@seattleschools.org) or Mr. Azinger ( ljazinger@seattleschools.org

Lunch Too! Students can also pick up free lunch or breakfast from Chief Sealth Nutrition Services. 

 

Curbside Pickup

Databases

Access to these databases is automatic from school computers. 
Off-campus access requires a password available at the CSIHS Library.

Quick Reference:  All SPS databases listed alphabetically.

These will likely be most useful to Sealth students:

Social Studies American Government
American History
Daily Life Through History
Pop Culture Universe
United States Geography
World Geography
CultureGrams
Facts on File:  Issues & Controversies
ProQuest:       History Study Center
SIRS:             Pro vs. Con
Arts & HumanitiesSIRS:             Renaissance
Newspapers & Magazines eLibrary
ProQuest

 

Online Student Resources


 

Important Links

Check out these FREE Resources with your Library Link Account!