Databases

and amazing web sites from teachers!

Databases For All

Over 100 English and bilingual dictionaries, books of quotations, maps, timelines, and more.
Full-text newspapers and periodicals include The Economist, The New York Times, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian, and many more.

Magazines for students in high school.

Full text periodicals covering nearly all subjects.


Selected articles relating to school debate topics and current events.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection provides access to hundreds of full-text journals, including European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience, European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, European Journal of Neuroscience, International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice, International Review of Psychiatry, Journal of Clinical & Experimental Neuropsychology, Journal of Mental Health, Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology and many more. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection also provides particularly strong coverage in child and adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling.

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Use this to search magazines, scholarly articles, and a variety of databases.

Full text popular nonfiction books in basic science, history, social sciences, art, careers, health, adventure, technology, and other topics.

A repository of digitized historical manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, maps, books, and other publications, along with significant personal collections.

provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more.

Science Related Databases

Comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text, science-oriented content.

PhET is the U. of Colorado's Interactive Simulation of Science and Mathematics! Go play!

This links to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium: "Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). ANTHC has proven to be an excellent steward of health resources by efficiently and effectively administering federal government programs.

Your source for science news. We gather news from wherever science is happening, including directly from scientists, college and university press offices, popular and peer-reviewed journals, and dozens of National Science Foundation science and engineering centers.

Live Science

A comprehensive database that allows teens (and those who care about teens) to research health-related issues important to their well-being. It’s both a research/report tool and a self-help resource.

Full text general health care publications and medical journals.

Social Studies Related Databases

The Library of Congress primary sources by state webpage.

The CIA World Fact Book provides information on the various countries in the world, including population, economics, the government, transportation, and transnational issues.

A primary source documents resource from Yale Law School.

History Reference Center - EBSCO

Designed for academic research-features full text reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books.

Use Country Reports to find data on over 200 countries and the states of America. A username and password is required; see the librarian.

Explore 57,651,419 artworks, artefacts, books, films and music from European museums, galleries, libraries and archives