Now 3 Registrations in 2013-2014 School Year

Re-Registration for students presently in classes begins: March 3, 2014
Registration for new students begins: March 10, 2014
Next Classes Begin: March 31, 2014


For more information call:
754.321.5400

Sheridan Technical Center
5400 Sheridan Street
Hollywood, FL 33021
754.321.5400

20251 Stirling Road
Pembroke Pines, FL 33332
754.321.3900

Sheridan Technical High School
3775 SW 16th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
754-321-7450 

Welcome to the Broward Technical Centers located in Sunny Southeast Florida

This is your chance to enhance your professional future and achieve higher earning power. At Broward Technical Centers, we make it easy to get the same quality education as a private college for a fraction of the cost.

International Students

Prospective international students may enroll and attend classes at one of the Broward Technical Centers. Please click here for more information on the admission process.

Media Center

Sheridan Technical Center

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5400 Sheridan Street
Hollywood, FL 33021
754-321-5400

Click here for the Monthly Media Center Newsletter!

THE MEDIA CENTER
@
SHERIDAN TECHNICAL CENTER

Monday - Thursday - 8am - 7pm
Friday - 8am - 3:30pm

Current Student ID is necessary to access and use the media center.

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eBOOKS vis FOLLETT SHELF

Student Log in:  School ID number
Password: birthdate (MM/DD/YYYY)

Using eBooks and Mobile App
eBooks
Lit2Go
LoudLit.org
Project Gutenberg1


Media Center Tour
An  audiovisual tour of the Sheridan Technical Media Center provided by the Media Specialist.

CATALOG SEARCH

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Destiny Handout 

ONLINE RESOURCES

Online Reference and District Databases

See Media Specialist for Passwords for home access.

BECON TV

Eduvision

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HEALTH

Nursing-Medline Plus

Center for Disease Control

Health Central

Med Web at Emory University

Mental Help Net

National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health

Office of the Surgeon General

PubMed.gov

Discovery Health

Streaming Well

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute Ð Clinical details about every type of cancer and the latest treatments.

American Diabetes Foundation

American Heart Association

Healthfinder - A health library available in English and Spanish, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 KidsHealth - A foundation-sponsored site about children’s health through adolescence; includes a special area for teens.

Mayo Clinic Online tools to help guide treatment decisions, plus basic information about diseases and conditions.

WebMD -A for-profit news and information service with interactive activities.

REFERENCE

RefDesk.com

American Presidency

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Biography

Infoplease

States and Capitals

Explore the States

State Home Pages

US House of Representatives

US Senate

State of Florida

US Government

RESEARCH TOOLS

Florida Research Model (F.I.N.D.S.)

Evaluate Your Resources

Website Evaluation

Google

Atomic Learning

Citation Machine

Educator’s Guide to Copyright

Fair Use Checklist

ESL

ESOL Activities for ESL Students

Many Things for ESL Students Writing Lab - OWL

English Cafe Conversation Group

Call for more information 754-321-5547

OTHER LIBRARIES

Broward County Public Library

Apply for Broward County Public Library Card

Internet Public Library

Library of Congress

American Memory
Florida Electronic Library

Broward County Public Library e-Library

Awesome Library

Nova Southeastern Library

TEACHER RESOURCES

Teacher Information Center

Education World

Educational Websites

http://beep.browardschools.com

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide

http://memory.loc.gov/

http://www.eduscapes.com/

http://webquest.sdsu.edu/

http://www.nytimes.com

Rubric Generator

http://www.broward.k12.fl.us/learnresource/

http://www.earthcalendar.net/index.php

NY Times Learning Network

NPR

PBS Teachers

Thinkfinity

Khan Academy

CAREER GUIDES

My College Guide

About US College Admissions

College Board Online

College Connections Scholarships

KAPLAN Test Pre & Admissions

ACT Assessment Test

Career Guidance

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Military Careers

US Department of Labor and Statistics

Exploring Career Information

Career Planning Reference Center

Career One Stop

Job Star Central

Occupational Informational Network

Salary Wizard

US Dept of Labor

Vocational Information Center

GED Testing

READING GROUP

We are anticipating a new group. Please stop by the Media Center and let us know you're
interested in joining. Thank you.

READING LIST

What Do I Read Next

Your Next Read

Good Reads

We receive best-selling fiction and non-fiction each and every month. Check the online catalog to see if we have what you are looking for.

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/books/bestseller/index.html

NEWS & WEATHER

National Geographic

NASA

Accuweather

CNN

Online Newspapers from All Over the World

The Weather Channel

Sun-Sentinel

Miami Herald

GREEN WEBSITES

www.jetsongreen.com

www.buildinggreen.com

www.alternative-energy-news.info

www.nationalgeographic.com - Look in their green guide

www.ted.com - for interesting conferences and speakers on new ideas

www.treehugger.com

www.sierraclubgreenhome.com

www.regreenprogram.org - joint effort between ASID and USGBC for home remodeling

dwell.com/green/

MISSION

The mission of the Media Center is to encourage and support life-long learning, literacy, and independent thinking. The media specialist works with students, teachers, and staff to ensure that they are effective users of ideas, information, and technology.

SCHOOL CALENDAR

CONTACT THE MEDIA CENTER

Broward Technical Centers is an entity of Broward County Public Schools
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