Library Media Center

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Giant A+School Rewards
Westlake HS earns cash through the Giant A+ School Rewards program! Register your Giant Food card, designating Westlake HS #02862. Everytime you shop, the school earns cash!

FREE eBooks@your library
The Westlake HS online catalog is now accessible at home as well as at school! Access FREE ebooks anytime at this website:   Login with your student ID and first name and type ebooks in the catalog search box to see the list of available ebooks. Universal Search allows you to search all resources. Click open to read/checkout the book of your choice and enjoy.

Additional Support

Students are welcome to come to the library before school and after school to complete research and other assignments until 3:30 p.m.-- except on Fridays.

ASK US Now! Homework Help from a librarian available 24/7

Standards Text Complexity
This is the updated lexile ranges based on Maryland college & career standards/ expectations

Text Complexity Grade Band in Standards Old Lexile Ranges Lexile Ranges Aligned to CCR expectations
K-1 N/A N/A
2-3 450-725 450-790
4-5 645-845 770-980
6-8 860-1010 955-1155
9-10 960-1115 1080-1305
11-CCR 1070-1220 1215-1355

Student Library USER GUIDE-(Libguide)
TEACHERS' Library/Media USER GUIDE (Libguide)
DESTINY--Online Public Access Catalog
Digital Library/Databases
Charles County Public Library
History Day CCPS High School
High School Science Fair CCPS
Literature/SALEM PRESS-pw:westlake
History/SALEM PRESS-pw:westlake
Science/SALEM PRESS-pw:westlake
Library of Congress
Bookseer: WHAT TO READ NEXT !??
Maryland State Library Resource Center (SLRC)