Social Studies students will find 2 sections of the library most useful:
- topics related to the Social Sciences will be found in the 300's.
- topics related to History or Geography will be found in the
Online Library Catalogue
To search for specific resources in the WCHS library collection, use the online Library Catalogue.
The WCHS Gale Virtual Reference Library has useful e-books for social studies students.
Look under History and Nation & World to find titles like The Encyclopedia of Genocide & Crimes Against Humanity, Middle East Conflict 2nd Edition, The Encyclopedia of Philosophy or the Worldmark Junior Encyclopedia of Nations.
For home use, your password is our school team name.
Here are some websites that may be useful for Social Studies students:
Calgary Public Library's e-Resources
The Calgary Public Library has a fantastic collection of e-resources -for students. You can access these with a modifed version of your CBE credentials:
- library card number/username: enter the first part of your @educbe.ca gmail account
- password: 1234567