Databases, Audiobooks and eBooks

Passwords for at Home Use of Databases


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



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.




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


a database of articles, images and primary source documents about the American Indian experience.



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




–  BrainPOP – animated short videos on a variety of topics




California K-12 Digital Resources

Online content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, ProQuest research databases, and 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.


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


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 eLibraryGuided 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 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).

PBS Video Collection


Gale Environmental Science Interactive Science
Gale – National Geographic Kids (PreK-12)

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





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  Login with SSO (your Google login).


Sora  – audiobook and ebook collection


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




.Colonial America searchable eBook.



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

Updated  1/31/20