Research

EBSCOhost provides a variety of databases for research, including:

  • Academic Resources
  • Legal Information
  • Auto Repair Guides
  • Novelist K-8 (find new books to read!)
  • Explora Educator’s Edition
  • Consumer Health Information

 

ProQuest is a research database that includes information from:

  • Trade & Industry Journals (1971-present)
  • The Christian Science Monitor (1988-present)
  • Family Health Databases
  • The LA Times (1985-present)
  • The NY Times (1980-present)
  • Research Library
  • US Newsstream (1980-present)
  • The Wall Street Journal (1984-present)
  • The Washington Post (1987-present)

 

 

 

 

 

CultureGrams is a source that provides cultural information on the countries of the world.  This includes a Kids’ Edition, perfect for school reports.

Username: 71-527

Password: bigchalk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SIRS Discover is designed for elementary and middle school students.  It includes:

  • Animal Facts
  • Citation Generator
  • Country Facts & Maps
  • Current Events
  • Non-Fiction Books
  • Pro/Con Leading Issues
  • Science Fair Explorer
  • Spotlight On…
  • Student Tutorials

Username: 71-527

Password: bigchalk

 

 

 

 

 

 

eLibrary Curriculum Edition is designed for K-12 student research and educators.  It includes the ability to search through full-text magazines, newspapers, reference books, and transcripts.  It also gives access to over 7 million pictures, maps, and audio/video clips.  Educators have access to resources that correlate to state and national standards.

Username: 71-527

Password: bigchalk

 

 

 

 

 

HeritageQuest provides historical and genealogical research sources.

 

 

 

 

 

Microsoft Imagine Academy offers free, online, self-paced technology courses on three levels – basic digital literacy skills, Microsoft Office Skills and advanced skills for Microsoft professional certification. Sign-in with an existing Microsoft account or click on sign-in to create a new account. You will now have access to the training modules.