The Library’s Databases by Subject page is a good place to look for resources to help you with your school projects. Keep your library card on hand! You will need to enter in your 13-digit barcode to access many of them. The list below contains some of our most frequently used resources for school-aged patrons.
Encyclopedic entries on everything from history and science to geography and biography provide the perfect starting point for your research…ContinuedVisit Britannica Library
Choose a database and search for abstracts, full text journal articles, and encyclopedia entries on a wide variety of topics….ContinuedVisit EBSCOhost
Learning Express Library
An e-learning solution that provides tools to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep…ContinuedVisit Learning Express Library
Students communicate with live, online tutors using an interactive, virtual whiteboard to chat, write, draw, copy/paste text or images, and…ContinuedVisit Help Now
World Almanac for Kids
A resource for student reports and research, including extensive, up-to-date articles; videos; interactive games; science projects; and Homework Help; plus…ContinuedVisit World Almanac for Kids
Primary Schools Explora
Contains complete articles from elementary school magazines and encyclopedia entries.Visit Primary Schools Explora
Secondary Schools Explora
Search online databases for articles in academic journals, magazines, and newspapers.Visit Secondary Schools Explora
Infobase Facts on File
Access up-to-date information from authoritative sources on a wide variety of subjects.Visit Infobase Facts on File
Peterson’s Test and Career Prep
Prepare for standardized tests with eBooks, online courses, and full-length practice tests for GED, SAT, ACT, AP, PSAT, GRE, LSAT,…ContinuedVisit Peterson’s Test and Career Prep
More Helpful Sites
- U.S. Government Kids Portal – Websites for Grades 6-8 on topics such as Careers, Arts, Computers, Government, and Fun Stuff.
- American Memory Collection of the Library of Congress – Search by topic and find historical documents, photos, maps, and audios.
- Highschoolace.com – Includes subject guides, reference tools, news, and college information.