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Databases

  • A to Z Maps

    More than 4,000 state, country, and continent maps of every variety.

  • A to Z the USA

    Detailed geographic, cultural, political and historical information on each of the 50 states and 6 territories.

  • A to Z World Culture

    Cultural information on 175 of the world's countries.

  • A to Z World Travel

    Comprehensive travel guides to more than 200 of the world's great cities.

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

    A full-text online encyclopedia, suitable for students.

  • History Reference Center

    Thousands of historical documents, biographies of historical figures, photos, maps and historical video.

  • Literary Reference Center

    Thousands of plot summaries, author biographies, essays of literary criticism, short stories, poetry and author interviews.

  • MasterFILE Premier

    Full-text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering a multitude of subjects. Also find reference books, primary source documents, and an extensive image collection.

  • Middle Search Plus

    Full-text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines, thousands of biographies and historical essays. Reading level indicator (lexiles) assigned to full-text material.

  • NoveList K-8 Plus

    Geared specifically for teens and the K-8 age group, young readers can search for a good book, find read-alikes, author biographies and reliable recommendations for both fiction and non-fiction titles.

  • Points of View

    Essays and articles that present multiple sides of issues like abortion, censorship, human rights, medicine and ethics and national debate topics.

  • Primary Search

    Articles, many with reading level ratings (lexiles), from popular elementary school magazines covering a broad range of subjects.

  • Science Reference Center

    A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Designed to meet every student's science research needs.
  • Student Research Center

    Provides students in middle school with the most appropriate research tools for obtaining information using the EBSCO databases.

Websites

  • CIA World Factbook

    Detailed up-to-date information for travelers and researchers about every country in the world. Learn about the people, governments, economies, languages, customs, and histories, along with information about world leaders and ambassadors of every nation.

  • NASA

    Articles, image galleries, podcasts, history, and education about our solar system and beyond.

  • Scientific American

    Latest news and features on science issues that matter.