Fact Sheets

Fact sheets provide a basic introduction to databases. They highlight a database's unique content, interface functionalities, and the reasons you might use it.


Academic Search Premier
Thousands of scholarly publications across all academic disciplines.

Britannica School
Encyclopedia content plus multimedia, timelines, world data analyst, country comparison, and more.

Business Source Premier
Scholarly journals and trade publications across all business-related subject areas.

Consumer Health Complete
Popular and professionally written information for patients and consumers covering all health-related topics from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.
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Educator's Reference Complete
Professional publications across all education-related subject areas.
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Explora Kids
Contains elementary school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and images.
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Explora Teens
Contains middle and high school-appropriate magazine, journal, and encyclopedia articles and also includes primary source documents, reference books, and multimedia.
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Kids InfoBits
Popular elementary school magazines as well as encyclopedias and newspapers written for kids, plus an image collection of photos, maps, and flags.
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LearningExpress Computer Skills Center
Interactive multimedia training tutorials to develop computer and internet skills.

LearningExpress Job & Career Accelerator
Test preparation and skill-building tools related to career and job readiness.

LearningExpress Library

Interactive collection of tests, tutorials, and eBooks categorized in Learning Centers including School Center, College Preparation Center, College Center, High School Equivalency Center, Adult Learning Center, Career Center, and Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Spanish Center).

Points of View Reference Center
Pro vs. con essays that present multiple sides of current or controversial issues. Plus magazine and newspaper articles, primary sources, and more related to those issues.
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ProQuest Newsstand Complete
Newspaper articles from hundreds of papers including the Minneapolis Star Tribune, St. Paul Pioneer Press, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Barron's, USA Today, and many more. 
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Research In Context
A middle school-appropriate database of reference works, biographies, magazine and journal articles, primary source documents, and multimedia.
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Science Reference Center
Science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources covering numerous science topics for middle and high school students. 
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Student Resources In Context
Encyclopedia, magazine, and journal articles, plus primary sources, images, video, and more for middle and high school students.
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