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Contains encyclopedia articles enhanced with multimedia and is linked to related information such as magazines and websites. A great place to begin any research project!
Gale Databases in Context
Opposing Viewpoints »
A premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues. Includes academic articles, audio, videos, opinion essays and primary sources about contemporary controversies and hot topics.
Student Resources »
Research a broad range of topics, people, places, & events. Includes reliable information from encyclopedias, magazines, news articles, primary source documents, complemented with images, audio and video files.
World History »
Reaches back to the ancient world and forward to today’s headlines to provide a chronicle of the great cultures and societies that have shaped history. Includes primary sources, reliable reference, and multi-media content.
Contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue so it will help develop persuasive arguments and essays to better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.
A research interface for all of these valuable databases:
Academic Search Elite »
Peer reviewed journals for college bound students.
Book Collection: Nonfiction - High School »
Searchable full text for over 2,450 nonfiction books.
Book Collection: Nonfiction - Middle School »
Searchable full text for over 3,100 nonfiction books.
Consumer Health Complete »
An outstanding resource for health and wellness topics.
MAS Ultra - School Edition »
Contains popular high school magazines as well as eBooks, biographies, primary source documents, reference books and an image collection.
MasterFILE Premier »
Contains newspapers, magazines, eBooks, reference books, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps & flags.
Middle Search Plus »
Contains popular middle school magazines, biographies, historical essays, primary source documents, reference books, eBooks and an image collection.
Newspaper Source »
Provides national newspapers as well as regional newspapers. Full-text TV & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, and more.
Science Reference Center »
Provides access to thousands of science resources.
Designed for middle and high school students who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material. Help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.
Contains a searchable database of the eBook version of numerous reference books available in the Secondary Library. Includes history, literature, science, health, and career information. Remote password required.
A leading reference for reliable cultural information on the countries of the world. Provides country reports that go beyond facts and figures to explore daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of people around the world.
Search a variety of eBooks for information.
Username = vplibrary / Password = library
Test preparation materials for the SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, AP, civil service, military, real estate, law enforcement, citizenship, TOEFL, ESL and basic skills for middle and high school skills improvement. Includes a Job Search and Workplace Learning Center.
Determine career interests, explore occupations, establish education plans, develop job search strategies, and create resumés.