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Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database

Is an ever growing online database of reviews and related information on children's literature.

Current Biography Illustrated

This database offers patrons the most reliable and interesting profiles of the people making tomorrow’s headlines plus historical figures back to World War II.

Discovering Collection

Discovering Collection offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, DC provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. New to the database are popular topic picklist's and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.

Educator's Reference Complete

Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database. The database is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.

Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2004

A multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture. (Gale Virtual Reference Library)

Grolier Online (see Scholastic Go!)

Is the most trusted first stop in research for students, educators, librarians and parents. Contains two learning environments, eight curriculum-aligned databases and links to academically-relevant articles, Web sites and periodicals.

Literature Resource Center

Literature Resource Center (LRC) is a comprehensive literary reference database, which provides users with a broad spectrum of reference information from antiquity to the present day. LRC is a comprehensive database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals, and unique sources not available anywhere else. LRC contains detailed information on the most studied authors and their works and is an essential resource for public, academic and high school libraries.

MasterFILE Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, full text from 84,774 biographies, 105,786 full text primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 440,207 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

Scholastic Go!  (formerly Grolier Online)

Is the most trusted first stop in research for students, educators, librarians and parents. Contains two learning environments, eight curriculum-aligned databases and links to academically-relevant articles, Web sites and periodicals.

Student Resources in Context

This next-generation portal reaches out to today’s learners with a Web-like user experience, which intuitively conveys needed information on all core subjects from Science to Literature to History. Student Resources in Context provides holistic topic perspectives by integrating a multitude of content, including: articles from acclaimed publications,periodical and newspaper articles, primary sources, multimedia records, including charts, graphs, maps and tables, video and audio content from NBC, NPR and many other respected sources.