Cape Elizabeth High School Library

Welcome to the CEHS Library Website!

Navigate using the links at the top of the screen.

Click here to search for books in the Cape Elizabeth High School Library. Log in with your network username and password to put items on hold.

Library Catalog Back Office

Looking for independent reading eBooks and audiobooks?

Open the Sora app on your school iPad and select Cape Elizabeth Town Schools as your library. Log in with your network username and password. You can use this app to listen to audiobooks or read eBooks.

This app will sync your location across devices so you can begin reading on one device and finish on another.

We share this platform with all three Cape schools. Watch this video to show you how to just see high school books in Sora.

Digital Magazines:

Using your iPad? Use the Flipster app.

Using a Computer? Follow this link.

Tap on a cover and log in with the Flipster Digital Magazines password from the database password list to read an issue. You can also access these magazines on your iPad using the Flipster App.

Sitting in the library for a free or study hall? Sign in!

English 11 The Things They Carried Research

Project Description

Newspaper Archives:

When searching these archives remember to limit results to the time period you are responsible for.

Downloading the results as PDF files will result in a clearer image for your collage.

When searching you can combine terms by using AND between your terms. You can search for synonyms by linking them with OR. Searching for a phrase in "quotation marks" will return results for that exact phrase.

You will be using NoodleTools to create a works cited for this project


  • Washington Post Archives - (1877-Present) Sign up with Google and then go to "My Post" to access the archive in the left sidebar

Year ranges and terms search

1965 - 1975 -- Weapons of war - chemical warfare

  • Napalm AND Vietnam

  • Agent Orange

  • Operation Ranch Hand

  • Chemical warfare AND Vietnam

1965-1971 - American prisoners of war

  • "prisoner of war" OR "prisoners of war" AND Vietnam

  • POW AND Vietnam

1965 - 1980 - At home: protests

    • protest AND Vietnam

    • protest AND

1965 - 1975 –morale among American troops; drug use among American soldiers

  • Vietnam AND morale

1965 - 1972 –Medical care in-country and the role of nurses, medics and doctors

    • health AND Vietnam

    • Vietnam AND nurses OR nurse

    • Vietnam AND medics OR medic

1965-1972 --The draft: who was drafted; legal and illegal ways to avoid being drafted; statistics or demographics on draftees

  • Vietnam AND draft

  • war AND draft

  • draft dodge

  • draft dodger

1965 - 1975 -- healthcare and health issues (physical and mental) for returning veterans

    • veteran* AND Vietnam

    • veteran AND health AND Vietnam

1979 - 1982 – The Vietnam Memorial

  • "Vietnam Veterans Memorial"