Online Research Resources

Research Databases

Please see Mr. Bittick or Mrs. GW in the library for username and password.

 

Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) – Research database with many preset topics. Includes full-text magazine and newspaper articles focusing on current social issues.

SIRS (Social Interest Research Service) – Research database with many preset topics. Includes full-text magazine and newspaper articles focusing on current social issues.

Explora (EBSCO) – Full text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers covering a variety of topics using a graphic interface (previously The Teen Research Center).

Britannica Encyclopedia – General encyclopedia, small articles covering a variety of topics

EBSCOhost 6-12 – Full text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers covering a variety of topics

Gale– Full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers covering a variety of topics

Teen Health and Wellness – Topics include drugs/alcohol, nutrition/diet, mental health, suicide, bullying, financial literacy, and more.

Culturegrams – Cultural snapshots of countries recognized by the U.N. Includes statistics, and information about customs and traditions.

 

E-Books for Download

Please see Mr. Bittick or Mrs. GW in the library for username and password.

Mackin Via ebooks – Collection of fiction and non-fiction Ebooks available for download. Popular titles included.

 

Help with Finding a Book

Please see Ms. Hope in the Media Center for username and password.

Novelist-Fantastic source for book lovers. Includes book summaries/lists and “What should I read next?” recommendations.

Videos/Pictures/Audio

Please see Mr. Bittick or Mrs. GW in the library for username and password.

iClipart – Copyright-free images that include clipart, photos, web graphics, fonts, backgrounds, animation, and more.

NBC Learn – Video clips of historical and current events.

Soundzabound – Wide variety of music, audio, themes, and sound effects, all copyright-friendly

Atomic Learning – Video tutorials showing how to use pieces of technology and software.

Check out other AEA online databases here