Teen Databases

  • Academic OneFile (NOVELNY)

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    This database contains journals and reference sources, many of which are peer-reviewed and full text. It has extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and more.

  • America the Beautiful

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    State history, people, places and events for elementary school and middle school.

  • CultureGrams

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    To foster understanding and appreciation of the world's countries and peoples by creating and publishing concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural content. The database is one of the most trusted and widely used cultural reference and curriculum products in the education, government, and non-profit arenas.

  • Encyclopedia Americana

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    One of the largest general encyclopedias available.

  • Explora

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    Includes the following databases: ERIC, History Reference Center, Teacher Reference Center, MasterFile Elite, Literacy Reference Center, Student Reference Center, GrennFile, Topic Overviews for Public Libraries.

  • General OneFile (NOVELNY)

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    This general periodical database contains newspapers, reference books and multimedia sources, over half of which are full text. The back file extends nearly 30 years. Subjects include humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more.

  • Grolier Online-Scholastic Go! (Adults)

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    Searches all of Grolier resources for adults at once .

  • History Reference Center

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    The database features full text reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers. The database contains historical documents; biographies of historical figures; historical photos and maps; and historical video.

  • Land and Peoples

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    An encyclopedia of countries, cultures, and current events for middle and high schools.

  • Literary Reference Center

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    It is a comprehensive database that combines information from books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals, and unique sources not available anywhere else. Contains detailed information on the most studied authors and their works.

  • Literature Resource Center

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    Includes information about authors and their works and is intended for high school students, as well as undergraduate and graduate students.

  • MasterFile Elite

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    Magazines for everyone are in this database, which provides complete articles from magazines and reference books.

  • New Book of Knowledge

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    Has long been the leading source of accurate, accessible, and fun-to-read information for use in homes and libraries.

  • New Book of Popular Science

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    Is appropriate for both middle school and high school students.

  • New York Times Historical 1851-2012

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    The entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2012. This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

  • Novelist K-8 Plus

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    Your solution for integrating fiction across the curriculum: With its fun and intuitive interface, and extensive feature content, NoveList K-8 will be the resource you and your young readers turn to when looking for the next book to read.

  • Novelist Plus

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    Provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for fiction and non-fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction and non-fiction readers and information for school media specialists and teachers.

  • Opposing Viewpoints In Context (NOVELNY)

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    The premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

  • Science Online

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    Has science biographies, diagrams, essays, science experiments, and timelines.

  • Science Reference Center

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    A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content including: science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

  • Something About the Author

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    Examine the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults.

  • World Book

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    Online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.

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