Research Databases & Tools

Curriculum Resource Center

Provides a library of printable teacher-handout material for the middle school, high school, and junior college curriculum.
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ERIC

ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, contains hundreds of digests, citations, and abstracts from leading educational and education-related journals.


Explora Public Libraries

A Go-To Resource for everyone from middle school and high school students to adults who love to learn!


Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Here you will find thousands of simple-to-understand encyclopedia articles covering just about any topic imaginable.


Google Applied Digital Skills

  • Google Applied Digital Skills is a set of free, video-based technology lessons that prepare learners of all ages for the growing number of jobs that require basic digital skills.

Issues & Controversies

Explore both sides of controversial issues in politics, government, business, education, and popular culture.


Library and Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Index to hundreds of periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings covering all facets of librarianship and information management.


Novelist

Searching for a good book to read? Try NoveList K-8 to find exactly the right book! Find fiction and non-fiction, and even picture books, on your favorite topic.


Peterson's Test & Career Prep

Gale Presents: Peterson's Test and Career Prep provides current practice materials for a wide variety of tests ranging from high school through graduate level, such as AP, SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT,...


Reference Solutions

A one-stop database for targeting companies based on geography, line of business, size, and sales volume. Contains detailed information on nearly 12 million U.S.


The World Almanac for Kids Online

Handouts for your projects and more...with brand New Sections!


Universal Class

Universal Class is over 500 Continuing Education, video-based courses for anyone interested in personal or professional growth.


World Atlas

Combines detailed, printable, full-color maps of countries, provinces, and states with up-to-date statistical and local information.
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