Discover St. George’s library resources

library catalog

Heritage Cirqa: This is St. George’s Library Management system. Visit this site to search the school library print book collection.

jstor

JSTOR: This is an electronic database of books, academic journal articles, and primary resources. This resource is for St. George’s students, and requires login details.

encyclopaedia britannica

Encyclopaedia Britannica School: This is St. George’s subscription version of Encyclopaedia Britannica. It is specifically for students.

Local libraries

guide bibliotheques

Guide des Bibliothèques: A directory with links to all the public libraries in Suisse Romande.

english library vevey

The English Library- Vevey: A private, membership-based lending library with books and audio materials in English.

“What should I read next?”

worldcat genres

WorldCat Genres: Browse fiction genres for titles, authors, subjects, characters, locations, etc. Ranked by popularity.

which book

Whichbook: Recommendations are based on appeal factors chosen by users.

book trust

Book Trust: Explore recommendations for teens by BookTrust, the largest reading charity in the UK.

goodreads teen books

Goodreads Teen Book Lists: User-based lists of books, reviews, and recommendations categorized by genre.

kidsreads

KidsReads: Information about children’s books and authors- for ages 6 to 13.

british library

British Library: The Online Gallery of the British Library offers a rich variety of virtual books, materials, and exhibits.

Username and password hints

  • Library catalog: No username or password is necessary.
  • JSTOR: Everybody has the same user name and password.
  • Encyclopaedia Britannica: Everybody has the same id.
  • iSams Pupil Portal desktop version, not the mobile app (pupils.stgeorges.ch): Use your personal school id and password.
  • Papercut (papercut.stgeorges.ch): username is your school email address. Password is assigned, but you can change it.