Databases, Audiobooks and eBooks

Passwords for at Home Use of Databases

worldbook_web – online encyclopedia for general reference.

 

 

ehost150– provides access full-text articles for over 500 magazines and newspapers of interest to students and the general public.

 

suic-web

- a periodical and reference database with newspapers, magazines, audio, video, images and maps for all content areas.

 

ovic-web– a database of reference content, newspapers, magazines, audio, video, images and maps for all content areas.

 

scic-web – a science database of reference content, newspapers, magazines, journals, videos, podcasts, audio and images.

 

 

– a database of articles, images, and primary source documents about the significant events and people in American history.

 

 

 

ABCclio

– a database of articles, and images about the significant events and people in ancient and medieval times.

 

thw

– a database focusing on issues such as nutrition, healthy lifestyle and preteen and adolescent concerns.

 

 

– a suite of subscription databases, including  Discovery Streaming and BrainPOP.

-  BrainPOP – animated short videos on a variety of topics

 

 

 

California K-12 Digital Resources

Online content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, ProQuest research databases, and TeachingBooks.net are available — at school, at home, in libraries, on laptops, on phones — to all.  You will need to login when off campus.

These three databases are provided for all California students from the California State Library.

Britannica

B_school Logo.jpgBritannica School – Online encyclopedia for general reference.  Escolar – Online encyclopedia for general research in Spanish.

Proquest

SIRS Discover SIRS Discoverer –A general reference database providing safe, reliable, curriculum-aligned content and features for use by students and educators. (Grades 3-9)

SIRS Issues Researcher SIRS Issues Researcher –Pros and cons on 360+ (and growing) complex social issues with relevant, credible information that tells the whole story on the major questions of the day. (Grades 6+)

CultureGramsCultureGrams –Concise social, cultural, and political information on countries, U.S. states, and provinces around the world. (Grades 3-12)

elibrary Guided Research Edition eLibrary – Guided Research edition delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content including more than 11,000 Research Topics (Grades 6+)

ProQuest Research CompanionProQuest Research Companion – a self-guided product that supports information literacy, writing, and research skills instruction.(Grades 8+)

Schools and Educators CompleteSchool & Educators Complete (eBooks!) – eBook subscription database (over 12,000 titles) to support multiple subject areas (English Language Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Health, Physical Education, Information Literacy and Technology).

 

TeachingBooks.net (PreK-12)

One-stop resources for books you are reading and teaching, including author and illustrator interviews, lesson plans, and other enrichment content.

      

      

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eBooks

Destiny Discoverer link allows you to download to your computer or read online. Download the Destiny Discover app for your eReader and connect to our collection https://wbb29013.follettshelf.com.  Login with SSO (your Google login).

 

RBDigital – audiobook collection

  – Gale eBooks on a variety of science and history topics.

 

 

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.Colonial America searchable eBook.

 

 

Sharpe – An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History.

Updated 8/24/18