A branch of the El Segundo Public Library

Search the Catalog: Do you want to find a book?
WorldBook Online: Online encyclopedia and more.
Explora Elementary School:  reliable information on hundreds of topics
Novelist K-8:  great reading recommendations for your next book report..

California-sponsored Databases

The following resources were purchased for use by California K-12 students. The UN/PW for both Britannica and Proquest resources is listed in red on this document  (You must be logged in with your ESUSD gmail account to view the Google doc.) or contact Joanne Gen:  jgen@esusd.k12.ca.us

Britannica School - Online encyclopedia for general reference.
Britannica Escolar - Online encyclopedia for general research in Spanish.
Proquest - newspapers, science, technology, education, social sciences, humanities.

CultureGrams – Concise cultural information on countries around the world.

eLibrary – General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for novice researchers.  Two unique interfaces available.

SIRS Discoverer – Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators.

SIRS Issues Researcher– Curriculum-aligned database of content organized by complex issues, ideally for middle and high school students and educators.

TeachingBooks - Connect books with author interviews, readings, videos, lessons, and so much more! Take a brief video tour of this resource.

Joanne Gen, District Librarian ESUSD

Richmond Street School Library