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Welcome to the Information and Research Commons!

 

 

Plants are shaped by cultivation and men by education...

-Jean Jacques Rousseau, Emile, On Philosophy of Education

 

Our Mission

 

The Mission of Minnechaug Regional High School's Information and Research Commons is to support the development of information literate students who are able to read, apply ethics and appreciate the work of others while learning information behavior skills that can be sustained throughout life, transferred into different environments and recontextualized to suit a specific need. 

 

 

 

 

Summer Reading 2020-2021

There are Five Options
 
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Mr. Penumbra’s 24-hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
The Girl Who Smiled Beads by Clemantine Wamariya and Elizabeth Weil
 
Self-chosen book choice
Read 5 self-selected articles on the topic of anti-racism.
 

 



 

 

  

 

Fresh Look Chaug

 

 

A blog dedicated to sharing books, websites, articles, technology tools, videos & podcasts with the "Chaug" community.  Students and teachers interested in contributing should link to the correct submission form to publish. 

 


Information Specialist: Dr. Georgina Trebbe

 

Ask the librarian

gtrebbe@hwrsd.org  

INKTOBER

 

This October the IRC hosted a drawing event called Inktober. “Inktober is a month long art challenge created by artist Jake Parker that is focused on improving skill and developing positive drawing habits.” 

 

Check out the student artwork below!