Research Databases

Research Databases
(Pick up usernames and passwords from the library)
Alphabetical list of all databases:
Reference sources for American government, world geography, U.S. geography, U.S. history, & world history
  Bridges Career Database
Information on colleges and careers
[Click on the "Site ID" tab to login]
  Congressional Quarterly Weekly
Articles on current events facing Congress
(Updated weekly)
  Daily Life Through History
"Daily Life" ebooks in history: Ancient Mesopotamia, Chaucer's England, U.S. Civil War, Elizabethan England, Mayan Civilization, Incan Empire, Victorian England, Ancient Greeks, Aztecs, & 19th Century American Frontier
  Discovery Streaming
Educational videos (can be inserted into Power Point presentations)
Current journals, newspapers, and magazines across many subject areas
Includes reference sources in History and Science Reference Centers
(Periodicals updated daily)
  Encyclopedia Britannica
Biographies, timelines, history, overview essays, atlases, dictionary, and more
  Encyclopedia Britannica - Spanish
Encyclopedia Britannica content in Spanish
  Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
Career interest assessment, job and industry profiles, job-hunting and workplace skills, and links to active job postings

Gale Research Databases
Multiple subject areas: reference books, current journals & magazines, literature
(Periodicals updated daily) 

College-level academic journals in the arts, sciences, business, literature, history, and mathematics
  Maps 101
Pre-formatted maps, satellite imagery, and atlases
  Opposing Viewpoints
Sources that present support for both sides of many controversial issues
  Oxford English Dictionary
Current events articles on many topics (ProQuest)
*Select SIRS Knowledge Source for pro/con articles on controversial issues
Royalty free music for school projects
  World Book Encyclopedia
Primary and secondary source documents on many topics
  World Book Spanish - Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
World Book Encyclopedia content in Spanish
  World & I
Articles on U.S. foreign policy, government, history, sociology, science, ESL, global culture, & the U.S. Civil War