Library Online Resources

 

DATABASES AND ONLINE SUBSCRIPTIONS


 

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EBSCO

Advanced Placement Source
Advanced Placement Source is designed to meet the extensive needs of high school students enrolled in various AP courses.

ERIC
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Health Source - Consumer Edition
This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide.

History Reference Center
History Reference Center offers full text from reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, plus historical documents, biographies, historical photos and maps, and video.

Literary Reference Center
Literary Reference Center™ (LRC) provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It has been specifically designed for public libraries, secondary schools, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research.

MAS Ultra - School Edition
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines, plus full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps & flags.

Middle Search Plus
Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines, plus essays, biographies, primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

Newspaper Source
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers, plus television & radio news transcripts.

Primary Search
Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

Professional Development Collection
Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.

TOPICsearch
TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources.

 

 

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Kids Search
Kids Search is designed especially for youth in grades K-8 - powered by EBSCOhost®

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Searchasaurus for Elementary students

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Kids Search for Middle School students

 

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Student Research Center for High School students

 

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Literary Reference Center - Literary Reference Center™ (LRC) provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It has been specifically designed for public libraries, secondary schools, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research.

 

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NoveList Plus  - Find your next great book with this easy to use, intuitive interface with a single search bar that makes finding books and other content quick and simple. Looking for the next book in a series? Find coverage of over 9,000 fiction and nonfiction series, making it one of the most comprehensive treatments of series available.  NoveList also provides the option to sort by popularity and/or Lexile scores.

 

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Points of View – Points of view is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue, plus guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers.

 

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History Reference Center with Interface - History Reference Center® is the world's most extensive full-text history reference database designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research.

 

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http://www.school.eb.com/

Britannica Online School Edition, is a K-12 reference and learning resource and gives teachers and students instant access to four complete encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language. This unique database also offers student-friendly website recommendations, current magazine and journal articles, the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate and Student Dictionaries and Thesauri (with audio pronunciations), a world atlas.

 

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http://www.search.eb.com/

Completely updated for 2007, this award-winning reference is specifically designed to meet the needs of college libraries. Encyclopaedia Britannica is the largest, most authoritative encyclopedia in the world. Also included are over 23,000 biographies and Year in Review Browse (back to 1993!)

 

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JSTOR - http://www.jstor.org/

JSTOR offers multi-disciplinary and discipline-specific collections that include complete runs of journals as well as select monographs, transactions, and conference proceedings, as well as primary and secondary research materials including: pamphlets, manuscripts, letters, oral histories, government documents, images, 3-D models, and more.

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CIAO (Columbia International Affairs On-line)
http://www.ciaonet.org

 

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Noodle Tools - http://www.noodletools.com/login.php

A fully-]integrated note-taking and documentation program NoodleTools also includes a note-taking component which enables you to extract, organize and synthesize information that you find during the research process.

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Newsbank / Access World News provides access to news publications from countries worldwide, including major national and international newspapers, news wires, transcripts, magazines and videos. Access World News is updated daily and includes deep archives.

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Linguascope - http://www.linguascope.com/  -  French, English, Italian, German and Spanish vocabulary, tests, tools and language games.

 

BrainPop sites

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brainpop.com - BrainPOP creates animated, curriculum-based content that engages students, supports educators, and bolsters achievement.

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brainpopjr.com – BrainPop for younger students.

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espbrainpop.com - Para docentes y estudiantes de Primaria y Secundaria, de gran utilidad dentro y fuera de la escuela.