Learning & School Resources

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  1. Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition
    Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 1,290 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, civics and more.

    Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition
    Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 3,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics and more.

    Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition
    Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,440 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics and more.

    Book Collection: Nonfiction
    Book Collection: Nonfiction is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 4,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes full text entries on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more. Click here for a complete title list. Click here for more info.

    Encyclopedia Britannica - Academic Library Edition
    News headlines, safe web sites, engaging multimedia, and custom workspace make Encyclopædia Britannica Online Academic Edition the comprehensive resource your users need.

    Encyclopedia Britannica - Public Library Edition
    Britannica Online Public Library Edition delivers two products in one: separate home pages for adults and children allow libraries to tailor the product to their patrons' needs, making it easy-to-use and age-appropriate for everyone.

    Encyclopedia Britannica - School Library Edition
    This unique database offers high-quality online learning materials that are developed by teachers and curriculum experts. Designed for all levels of learning, Britannica Online School Edition offers students a gateway to the vast resources of Encyclopædia Britannica.

    Kids Search
    Get the kids involved in online learning with this website.

    LearningExpress
    Learning Centers by subject (up to college level), computer software tutorials, and practice tests for college and occupational exams and the GED.

    Mango Languages
    Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian and more.

    Middle Search Plus
    Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags

    Newspaper Source Plus
    Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and 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), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.

    Searchasaurus
    Get your kids motivated about learning with this dinosaur-themed database.

    Student Research Center
    EBSCOhost's Student Research Center allows you to use advanced searches to find what you need.