World Book Online
The World Book web site offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides.
Offers comprehensive publication collections, in both full-text and full page image, that meets a wide range of research demands, from general reference to advanced subject matter.
ProQuest® Learning: Literature
Provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. This unique resource also offers secondary sources such as author biographies and multimedia, as well as literary criticisms, essays, reviews, and interviews drawn from 100+ full-text literary magazines and journals.
Offers more than 1,500 full-text sources, with an easy-to-use search interface. Includes magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips.
Goes beyond facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture in 182 countries and territories. Includes the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. Includes maps, statistics, a glossary and in depth information in 25 categories.
History Study Center
An online resource providing a vast collection of digitised primary and secondary sources for the study of history. It is suitable for a wide range of users, from high school students looking for quick and reliable facts on a historical topic, to researchers examining hard-to-find primary source texts.
An award-winning general reference resource for beginning learners and researchers in grades 1-9, makes learning fun and intuitive. Discoverer helps students develop their research, writing, language, and computer skills. Only the best, most unique, and most relevant resources are selected for SIRS Discoverer.
Please note that some resources require a username and password. These can be obtained from your local library (525-2683).