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Databases

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 School Databases

  • Choices Explorer (formerly Bridges)http://access.bridges.com
    a comprehensive online Career Exploration offering Career Awareness and Planning Activities
  • Classroom Video on Demandhttps://cvod.infobase.com
    Classroom Video On Demand is a comprehensive streaming video subscription service for high schools, featuring unlimited access to more than 5,000 educational programs that can be viewed in class, at the library, or from home.
  • Gale Contemporary Authorshttp://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ches17711?db=GLD-1
    Contemporary Authors – Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors.
  • Gale Global Issues in Contexthttp://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ches17711?db=GIC
    Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique "perspectives" articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, primary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.
  • Gale LitFinder for Schoolshttp://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ches17711?db=LITFS
    Covering world literature and authors throughout history, LitFinder for Schools contains a wealth of literary works, including over 150,000 full-text poems, short stories, speeches, and dramatic works. For students seeking a deeper view into literature, LitFinder for Schools also includes biographies, work summaries, author images and a full glossary of literary terms. From Shakespeare's sonnets to the poetry of Maya Angelou or short stories by Edgar Allan Poe to works by Annie Proulx, LitFinder for Schools has you covered.
  • Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Contexthttp://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ches17711?db=OVIC
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context (OVIC) is a one-stop source for information on today's hottest social issues. Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, OVIC features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to websites. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.
  • Gale Student Resources in Contexthttp://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ches17711?db=SUIC
    Student Resources in Context (SRC) offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering all core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, SRC provides a premium selection of reference material, more than 1,100 full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips and podcasts. Premier reference content includes the American Journey Series, American Decades, Career Information Center and the SRC Health Module. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals, an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards, and popular topic pick lists.

 District Databases

  • Ancestry Classroom
    Ancestry™ is the world's largest online family history resource home to billions of historical records, millions of family trees and much more.
  • Ancestry Fold3
    Fold3™ provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
  • Ancestry Newspapers
    Newspapers.com™ is the online home of 216 million+ pages of historical newspapers from 4,400+ newspapers in the United States and more.
  • CultureGrams
    This database provides maps, statistics, background information, the political organization, and social customs of 190 countries.
  • Discovery Education Streaming
    Access to a rich collection of more than 50,000 video segments from among 5,000 full-length educational videos from Discovery School and other award-winning producers.
  • Ebsco Academic Search Elite
    Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals and over 1,700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals
  • Ebsco Consumer Health
    A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content.
  • EBSCO Databases
    Links to all EBSCO databases which access popular and academic periodicals, ebooks, and reference resources.
  • EBSCO Explora - High School
    This database includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press. Databases Searched: Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition, Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Newspaper Source, Science Reference Center, Topic Overviews 6-12, This database includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press. Databases Searched: Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition, Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Newspaper Source, Science Reference Center, Topic Overviews 6-12, eBook Public Library Collection, Consumer Health Complete, Middle Search Plus.
  • Ebsco MAS Ultra School Edition
    This database is designed specifically for high school libraries.
  • EBSCO Newspaper Source
    This database provides full text articles for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, more than 370 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full-text television & radio news transcripts from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.
  • EBSCO Science Reference Center
    This database contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other source.
  • Greenfile
    This complimentary research database provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts.
  • Heritage Quest
    This database delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s.
  • Hippocampus
    HippoCampus offers multimedia lessons and course materials to help you with your instruction, homework, and assignments.
  • Learning Express
    Learning Express Library is designed to help people succeed on tests--SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, etc.
  • Maps 101
    Online map resources for the classroom.
  • Noodletools
    The Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA and APA bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking.
  • SIRS Discoverer
    General reference database designed for young researchers
  • SIRS eLibrary
    Includes reference articles on 20th Century American topics.
  • SIRS Knowledge Source
    Provides relevant, credible information on social issues, the arts, history, and government topics.
  • TeachingBooks.net
    Engaging author programs and k-12 book resources.
  • World Book Online
    Encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.