Online Resources

Online Resources

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"Internet Searching & Databases"

For home access to all the online databases, you will need usernames and passwords. Please ask your librarian for this information.

Destiny

Destiny Quest is our online library search tool for the 21st Century teacher/student.  Discover how easy authoritative searching can be through Web Path Express and One Search!  Print Books, eBooks, and AV materials - HIGHLY GRAPHIC, ENGAGING, INTERACTIVE! Experience the BEST and be successful!  Destiny Quest has tools to help you create your Works Cited pages for your research papers and projects.

 

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ProQuest SIRS Discoverer is a multidisciplinary database for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas such as current events, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology.  All newspaper, magazine and reference content is 100% full text, editorially-selected and indexed from over 2,200 reliable, high-quality domestic and international sources. The collection includes 9,000+ integrated educational weblinks and reference materials such as the Compton’s by Britannica encyclopedia and DK Eyewitness books.

Ebook

Follett Shelf eBooks is our online digital library.  Students and teachers may read these books online or check them out for later online use.  There are fiction and nonfiction titles, which may be read for pleasure or used for teaching in the classroom.  These eBooks may be accessed 365/24/7.  Please see your librarian for your individual login information.

Ebsco

EBSCO is a comprehensive collection of full-text periodicals, biographies, primary source documents, essays, encyclopedias, almanacs, reference books, pamphlets, newspapers, transcripts, photos, maps, and more. 

Career Cruising will help students plan their future.  It has assessment tools, occupation profiles, and post-secondary education information.

Gale

Gale - Infotrac is a comprehensive collection of full-text periodicals, biographies, primary source documents, essays, encyclopedias, almanacs, reference books, pamphlets, newspapers, transcripts, photos, maps, and more.

Brit


Encyclopedia Britannica Online is an Internet resource that has encyclopedia information, Internet Guides, and links to magazine articles.  Britannica also has a world atlas, dictionary, thesaurus, historical timelines, images, and multimedia.

Career Cruising

Career Cruising will help students plan their future. It has assessment tools, occupation profiles and post-secondary education information

Explore manuscripts, artwork, and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers to the mid-twentieth century.  Includes photos, newspaper articles, rare and original documents, treaties, speeches, diaries, maps, and journals.

Spanish Reference Center is the Spanish version of our other Encyclopedia Britannica. This would be great a great resource for any Spanish speaker or student taking Spanish.

Global Reference Center is a division of Encyclopedia Britannica which has an extensive collection of foreign language content including Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and French. 

Encyclopedia Juvenil is a Spanish division Encyclopedia Britannica and is helpful for beginning Spanish classes.  It provides a Spanish elementary encyclopedia, images, videos, and learning materials. 

World

World and I contains theme oriented information which features thousands of images and articles on global cultures.  The perfect cross curricular resource for Social Studies, English, Science, Arts, Spanishand ESL.

NBC

NBC Learn provides collections of video resources, primary sources, historic footage, images and documentaries for use by students and teachers in the classroom.

 teachingbooks  

TeachingBooks.net provides original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, and a wealth of multimedia resources on K–12 books to support reading and library activities for all grades and content areas