Homework Help - Middle/High School

GENERAL

grolier ea   Encyclopedia Americana
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Grolier: This database helps middle- to upper-grade students find a wealth of information to assist with homework and research projects. (Live-brary.com)



grw   Global Road Warrior
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Find information for the business traveler including country information, business etiquette, travel essentials, telecommunications, and money and banking. A comprehensive business travel, telecommunications and business culture reference source available in a highly organized and consistent format.  (Live-brary.com)



grolier gme   Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
Grolier: Packed with the sights and sounds that make learning fun, this encyclopedia is appropriate for younger students.
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grolier online kids   Grolier Online Kids
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Grolier: A kid friendly place to search the Encyclopedia of Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, New Book of Knowledge, and America the Beautiful, as well as, magazines and web sites. (Live-brary.com)



grolier go   Grolier Online
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Grolier: For older students and adults - searches four encyclopedias at once; the Encyclopedia Americana, Multimedia Encyclopedia, New Book of Knowledge and America the Beautiful. (Live-brary.com)



logo corporate    Learning Express Library
All Users
Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want-at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.
The setting up of a username and password is required. It allows Learning Express to remember you and what you were working on. (SMTH)  



grolier nbk   New Book of Knowledge
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Grolier: A classroom resource for both current events and in-depth information. All the resources of the print version of The New Book of Knowledge—its informative articles, maps and illustrations, facts and figures, Wonder Questions, and projects and activities—are here at your fingertips. Articles are written in a clear, lively style that encourages young students to read. Thousands of photos, maps, flags, and artwork accompany the encyclopedia articles. All political maps contain hot-spotted links to articles and other related maps. Plus, The New Book of Knowledge Online includes a feature created just for online users: NBK News—weekly current events stories plus special features geared especially for young students.  (Live-brary.com)

 
 
gale opposingViewpoints in context    Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Gale: Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 13,000 pro/con viewpoints.  Students of all levels will benefit from a variety of resource types:  reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more. (Live-brary.com)


ebsco studentresearch   Student Research Center
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Ebsco: Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc. (SMTH)



HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY

grolier atb   America the Beautiful
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Grolier: A comprehensive database about the states and territories of the U.S.designed to meet the needs of all grade levels. It is highly visual, fact-filled, interest-driven, and user-friendly. (Live-brary.com)


american journey   American Journeys
All Users
American Journeys contains more than 18,000 pages of eyewitness accounts of North American exploration, from the sagas of Vikings in Canada in AD1000 to the diaries of mountain men in the Rockies 800 years later.  (ALL)



credo    Credo Reference
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Credo: Credo Reference, formerly XRefer, is a digital reference library that places a world of factual information at your fingertips. Containing a selection from 240 high-quality reference books from the world's leading publishers, Credo Reference is the ideal place to start any research. (Live-brary.com)



ebsco hrc   History Reference Center
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Ebsco: Offers full text from more than 2,000 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 130 leading history periodicals, more than 59,640 historical documents, 50,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 110,200 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video. (SMTH)



grolier lp   Lands and Peoples
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Grolier: Provides information on cultures, geography, languages, and news and history of every independent country and continent in the world with maps, flags, photos, and Web links. (Live-brary.com)



historical newspaper   New York Times Historical (1851-2008)
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Proquest: The entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2008. (Live-brary.com)



historical newspaper   Newsday Historical (1940-1984)
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Proquest: This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. (Live-brary.com)



salem history   Salem History
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Salem: Salem History contains more than 133 iconic full text documents from the Revolutionary era to the twenty-first century. Each entry offers the full text of the document in question as well as an in-depth, analytical essay that places the document in its historical context. (SMTH)
Password: magill to be used Outside the Library.



SHNab    Suffolk Historic Newspapers
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A centralized, searchable collection of Suffolk's newspaper heritage selected to cover nearly 100 years of Suffolk County history. Plans of twenty-eight other county newspapers will be added, providing coverage going back as far as 1791. (Live-brary.com)



LITERATURE

ebsco lrc   Literary Reference Center Plus
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Ebsco: A highly graphical interface intended for public, academic and high school libraries. The primary goal of LRC Plus is to assist high school and undergraduate English and Humanities students with homework and research assignments of a literary nature. (SMTH)



gale litrc   Literature Resource Center
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Gale: Includes information about authors and their works and is intended for high school students, as well as undergraduate and graduate students.  (Live-brary.com)



ebsco novplus   NoveList Plus
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Ebsco: A fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. Includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.  (SMTH)



ebsco novk8plus   NoveList K-8 Plus
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Ebsco: Provides a student-focused interface and a database of young adult, children's and easy titles designed for children in pre-K, elementary or middle schools or your library's children's room.  (SMTH)



salem lit   Salem Literature
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Salem: Salem Literature has launched a brand-new Critical Insights series. Each volume in the series focuses on an individual author’s entire body of work or on a single work of literature. Edited and written by some of academe's most distinguished literary scholars, Critical Insights provides authoritative, in depth scholarship suitable for students and teachers alike. (SMTH)
Password: magill to be used Outside the Library.



gale sata   Something About the Author
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Gale: Something About the Author Online provides first-time comprehensive online access to all volumes ever printed in Gale's™ acclaimed and long-standing Something About the Author series, which examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults and is the preeminent source on authors and literature for young people. Something About the Author Online includes both the main series and Something About the Author Autobiography Series, totaling more than 217 volumes, 12,000 entries, and nearly 17,000 images - all delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals.  (Live-brary.com)



MAGAZINES

gale academic onefile   Academic One File
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Gale: The premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects - authoritative and comprehensive. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions; updated daily.  (Live-brary.com)



MFElite200   Masterfile Elite
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Ebsco: This multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,730 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Elite also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily. (Live-brary)



MATH AND SCIENCE

grolier ama  Amazing Animals of the World
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Grolier: For elementary and middle school students, Amazing Animals of the World introduces young researchers to the nearly 1,200 incredible creatures with whom they share the earth. (Live-brary.com)



grolier nbps   New Book of Popular Science
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Grolier: Contains hundreds of articles in the print version plus science games, puzzles, and brain teasers. Top-of-the-news science stories are updated weekly. (Live-brary.com)


fof science   Science Online
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Facts On File: Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.  (Live-brary.com)


ebsco scireference   Science Reference Center 
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Ebsco: Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-specific content. Designed to support middle and high school curriculum, Science Reference Center encompasses all disciplines of science. (Live-brary.com)