Welcome to Gault School Library


Library Media Teacher: Barbara Lawrence  email:
Library Assistant: Meri Ancic, email:
Library Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 8:00am – 3:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:00am – 1:00 pm
Phone: During school closure call: 408-782-4585 (Google Voice number)

831-429-3856 x1003 (not answered during school closure)

Welcome to the Library Portal.
Here you will find a wealth of resources to seek information on the internet.
The mission of the Gault Elementary Library is to create a safe environment where students can access information and ideas. The Library promotes the appreciation of literature, helping students to interpret different genres of literature as part of becoming lifelong learners and readers.
The Gault Library curricula and staff help students learn the information skills and knowledge that are necessary for them to be competent and ethical users of technologies and information.
We recognize the essential role of the school library program in our students' education.

Bienvenido al portal de la biblioteca. Aquí encontrará una gran cantidad de recursos para buscar información en el Internet.
La misión de la Biblioteca Primaria Gault es crear un ambiente seguro donde los estudiantes puedan acceder a información e ideas. La Biblioteca promueve la apreciación de la literatura, ayudando a los estudiantes a interpretar diferentes géneros de literatura como parte de convertirse en aprendices y lectores de por vida.
El currículo y el personal de la Biblioteca Gault ayudan a los estudiantes a aprender las habilidades y el conocimiento de la información que son necesarios para que sean usuarios competentes y éticos de las tecnologías y la información.
Reconocemos el papel esencial del programa de biblioteca escolar en la educación de nuestros estudiantes.

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Databases and Research Resources:

Classroom Links:

Favorite Book Series Links:

Gault School Library Catalog


Santa Cruz Public Libraries


Khan Academy

Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more.

Offers thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended websites
Username: santacruz
Password: scchsd

Ofrece miles de actualizaciones, artículos, imágenes, videos, clips de audio, fuentes primarias, mapas,
herramientas de investigación y sitios web recomendados  y curados.
Nombre de Usuario: santacruz
Contraseña: scchsd

A great resource for biography and animal reports or learning about a controversial issue - Good basic facts.
Includes: Articles from newspapers, magazines, books. Also provides images, graphs, tables, political cartoons, and websites
To access from home: Username:
santacruz, Password: Decagon10!

A great resource for researching a state or country report, or a compare and contrast report between geographies. Look up the home state of US Presidents and travel guides or apple pie around the world. To access from home: Username:santacruz, Password: Decagon10!

One of the largest collections of periodical digital media content including from the

New York Times and Wall St Journal and other books and newspapers

7 million rights-cleared images

A good place to look for research topics
To access from home: Username:
santacruz, Password: Decagon10!


ogin: 5 digit student ID #
PW: "stu"+ student ID #  (ex: stu54321)

World Book Online



Illuminate Student Login