Britannica Online Public Library Edition within library
Britannica Online Public Library Edition outside library
Reference information for all grade levels, from pre-kindergarten through university. Includes a world atlas, timelines, video and audio clips, a student center that offers help on research papers, book reviews, and magazine articles.
Biography in Context
Offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that you have access to the very latest information.
Consumer Reports provides users product ratings and reviews, in-depth advice, and tips and trends written by Consumer Reports experts. Frequently updated articles, blogs and video content allow consumers to peruse the latest consumer news
Daily Life Through History
Learn about daily life throughout history and across many world cultures. Organized by time period, region and topic, Daily Life is a great resource for students from middle school all the way through college.
Search for articles, essays, primary source documents, videos, and encyclopedia entries in categories including Arts and Literature, Biography, Business and Careers, Current Events, Geography and Culture, Health, History and Social Science, and Science and Math.
Elementary school students can use Explora Primary to search for information for their research at their own reading levels.
Middle and high school students can use Explora Student to search for articles, essays, primary source documents, videos, and encyclopedia entries on their research topics. Thousands of images, including photographs, maps, and flags, are available, and so are citations for articles, in many different formats. Searching by reading level is also available.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Online reference books on topics such as business, biography, education, the environment, history, law, medicine, and more. Search or browse the books and do your research right in your browser.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Covers today’s hottest social issues, from offshore drilling to climate change, health care to immigration. This information helps you analyze and organize data for research, writing assignments, debates, and presentations. It includes pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, primary source documents, biographies of social activists and reformers, articles, tables, graphs, podcasts, and more. Teachers can search the material by national and state curriculum standards, grade, and discipline.
Physics Information from the American Physical Society (available in library only)
A database of Physics periodicals published by the American Physical Society.
Offers over 500 free online, self-paced, non-credit personal and professional development courses.