West Seattle High School

West Seattle
High School


West Seattle High School Library

The WSHS library is here to support each of you in becoming keen users and producers of information. Below you will find a collection of resources compiled by our librarian, suggested by our staff, or procured by Seattle Public Schools.

Contact Info

Colleen M. Carlson
Teacher Librarian

Technology Help

Free Online Reading Options

Libby or Hoopla (Graphic Novels)

Library Link

Seattle Public Library Library Link homepage

Did you know? All WSHS students have automatic access to digital materials e-books, downloadable audiobooks, comics, and more through the Seattle Public Library’s Library Link partnership! This is in addition to their personal library card — students are already automatically signed up. 

Your student ID gives you access to the Seattle Public Library’s vast collection of information resources.

  • Barcode: 990000 plus Student ID number (13 digits total)
  • PIN: four digit of birthday mmdd (example: March 28 is 0328)

General Research Resources

Other Libraries

Reading Recommendations

  • Seattle Public Library Teen Book Lists – a variety of genre and topic options!

Check out these Always Available Graphic Novel titles on Hoopla!

Just use your SPS/SPL Library Link & Hoopla login – Enjoy!

Pacific Northwest Primary Resources

Quotation Sites

Plagiarism Information for Students and Teachers