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Accelerated Reader Logo (clickable link)


Click the icon to visit the Olsen Elementary and Burndrett Middle School Accelerated Reader home page. Students and teachers from both campuses will log in at this link.



AR Book Finder icon

AR Book Finder

Click the icon, or use this link, to look up your AR book. Find a book by title, subject or AR level.

Many of our books also have AR information in the Destiny Discover catalog for your campus.

Online Tools




Gale Databases


Kids InfoBits      Kids Info Bits

Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It's a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate content covering a broad range of educational topics. It features a modern, graphical interface, great new content from trusted sources, more intuitive navigation, improved resources, and much more.


Literature Resource Center     Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.


National Geographic Kids       National Geographics Kids

Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they've never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.


Student Resources in Context    Student Resources in Context

Student Resources In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience combined with new features such as "Search Assist" and quick fact boxes.






APA Formatting and Style Guide 

APA Formatting and Style Guide   



MLA Formatting and Style Guide

MLA Formatting and Style Guide



Del Mar College Citation Guides

Citation Style Guides 


Bibliography and Citation Maker       

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100 S Station St.
Port Aransas, Texas 78373
Phone: 361-749-1200
Fax: 361-749-1215