Boise School District Databases

Gale Database: US History in context
Gale Database: Biography in context
Gale Database: Opposing Viewpoints in context
Gale Database: Science in Context
Gale Database: World History in Context
Gale Databas: GVRL Research Matters
Gale Database: Global issues in Context
Gale Database: Literature Resource Center

For help using GALE resources with your Google Drive click HERE.

Gale Database: Power Search

Topic Finder is at the bottom left of Power Search. For help using Topic Finder click HERE.

Questia School

See a librarian for access to Questia.

Culture Grams
Salem Press

For help with home access passwords click HERE.

The New York Times

Online access to The New York Times is accessible to Borah students and staff for one year. View this screen cast to see how to get your subscription:


State of Idaho Databases

Academic Search Premier
EBSCO Database: Explora
Novelist Plus
World Book Advanced
World Book Student
World Book Discover
World Book Reference Center
World Book Info Finder
World Book Timelines
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos Libraries Linking Idaho

You can find a plethora of specialized databases within LiLI. Examples include Alternative Energy, Health Source, and Religion and Philosophy.

Explore the Full Resource Index to see a complete list of available databases.

College & Career

Idaho Career Information System

Idaho Career Information System (Choose Guest-CIS tab. Try CIS as a Guest)

SAT Prep from Kahn Academy and College Board

New Format SAT prep

Learning Express Library

Achieve your education & career goals

Multimedia Resources

Scout - Idaho Public Television

Idaho Public Television

Idaho Resources

Archives, Timelines, & Events

Idaho Government Documents

If you need more information try going to the Boise Public Library. If you don't have a public library card, click the logo to apply.

If that's STILL not enough, talk to your librarians about getting a guest pass for the BSU Library

Boise Public Library!