West Lyon School Library
Nancy Kerkvliet, Library Associate  
Denise Lawton, Library Associate
Cindy DeWandel, Teacher Librarian
Use this webpage as a jumping off point for online research by clicking the links to the right.  Click on AEA Resources and choose from multiple resources to begin your research.  Use the links under Reference for other useful information.  Plus, use the link to Destiny Quest from school or home to search for books in our library. You can also download the Destiny Quest App for iPad or smart phone from your App Store. After downloading, enter this address: westlyoncsd.follettdestiny.com and Explore as Guest.  As always, just ask if you have questions.

Popular Book Trailers

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 Online Research

Destiny Quest

AEA Resources

WL MackinVia


Visuwords Graphical Dictionary


Bartleby Literary Guide

Time 100 Biographies


CIA World Factbook

Scholastic Author Index


 Research Guides

Citation Machine

MLA Style Guide

SIRS Scavenger Hunt


 Good Reading

Iowa Teen Awards 2013-14 (Grade 6-9)

Iowa Children's Choice Award (Grades 3-6) 2014-15

More Book Reviews

Iowa HS Book Award 2013-14 (Grades 9-12)

Iowa Goldfinch List 2014-15

YALSA Teens Top Ten 2014

Book Wizard-What to read next