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Upper School Library: Remote Teaching & Learning Resources

Course & Project LibGuides

The list of course and subject specific LibGuides below will be updated regularly.


Everyone at OES has access to the citation manager Noodletools, linked below. Please contact Erika for help accessing or setting up your account.

Resources for Remote Learning

We may not be able to work together in the same physical space, but the Upper School Library is still here to support you! How, you ask? Here are just a few of the ways:
  • Book recommendations;
  • Help locating and accessing eBooks, online articles, streaming videos, and other digital content;
  • Daily "open library" time;
  • Weekly book club meetings;
  • Research help, either via email, Google Hangout, or Google Chat.
The above list isn't exhaustive; if you need anything, even if it's just to chat, please reach out.  
The library will be virtually open every day! You can "drop in" to chat with Erika and other library users from 9:00-9:55 every day via this link.
Erika is also available to "meet" by appointment during school hours.
You can also engage with your fellow readers via Book Love: the Flipgrid Edition at!
OES eLibrary

OES has eBooks and audiobooks through Sora by Overdrive. You can access the OES's eBook and audiobook collection here. Not sure how this whole Sora thing works? Have a look at the introductory video below, and contact Erika with any questions you may have.

Free eBooks and Audiobooks 
All of the databases below are accessible remotely using your OES login information. Please contact Erika if you have need any assisatance.
Biographical Resources
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Journal & Periodical Articles
Literature & Arts
Social Studies


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