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Business Insights: Essentials

Source for business, company and industry information. Locate company profiles, periodical articles, financial data, market research as well as up-to-date stock and financial information. Also included: Business & Company ASAP Business and Company ASAP integrates information from Business Index ASAP and the full text of PR Newswire releases with over 200,000 combined directory listings including the Graham & Whiteside international company directories.

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/?db=BIE


Gale DISCovering Collection

Thousands of overview essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources, creative works and multimedia elements make it easy for students to research papers and class assignments in five core subject areas: history, literature, biography, science and social studies.

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/?db=DC
 

 

HeritageQuest

HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive database of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s.

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http://www.heritagequestonline.com


Job & Career Accelerator

This job and career resource provides an online resume and letter building tool with hundreds of occupation specific examples; a database of job and internship opportunities; over 1,000 occupational profiles; personalized career guidance testing; ability to save work in a job search portfolio; and integrates with practice tests available in LearningExpress Library.

http://learningexpresslibrary.com
 

LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library is designed to help people succeed on the tests they must pass to gain citizenship, improve their testing skills or to further their education or career. Over 300 online academic and licensing practice tests including SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, civil service, military, real estate, law enforcement, citizenship, TOEFL, ESL and basic skills for elementary, middle and high school skills improvement and much more. Test preparation materials span ages from elementary through adult. This testing resource also provides instant scoring and customized feedback.

For more information...

http://learningexpresslibrary.com

Popular Software Tutorials

This resource allows individuals to learn about commonly used software applications and operating systems at their own pace and level.

http://learningexpresslibrary.com

Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success

Today's job market calls for workers who are well-prepared and equipped with basic skills. Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success provides resources to boost basic workplace and job search skills, and prepare job seekers for advanced occupational training. This interactive, self-paced learning approach allows job seekers to learn at their convenience. The intuitive platform provides the backbone students and all jobseekers need to succeed in the modern workplace.

For more information...

http://www.learningexpresshub.com/ws21c


Consumer Health Complete

A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=chc


Kids Search

This search interface is designed specifically for elementary/middle school students according to their needs and search abilities. The Kids Search interface provides a child-friendly, graphically-rich design that is fun to use.

Databases Searched

Book Collection – Nonfiction
Middle Search Plus
Newspaper Source
Primary Search
Science Reference Center

Teacher Resources Screen Searches

Academic Search Elite
ERIC
Professional Development Collection

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=srck5
 


Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center™ is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources. Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. Science Reference Center also satisfies the demand for standards-based content by providing teachers and librarians with articles correlated to state and national curriculum standards.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=scrc


Searchasaurus

Designed for users in elementary or middle schools. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Searchasaurus offers Lexile limiters (reading level), making it easy for students to read and research only appropriately challenging materials.

Databases Searched

Book Collection – Nonfiction
Middle Search Plus
Newspaper Source
Primary Search

Teacher Resources Screen Searches

Academic Search Elite
ERIC
Professional Development Collection

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=sas


Student Research Center

A search interface designed specifically for secondary school students, according to their needs and search abilities.

Databases Searched

Book Collection – Nonfiction
Mas Ultra - School Edition
Middle Search Plus
Newspaper Source
Science Reference Center

Teacher Resources Screen Searches

Academic Search Elite
ERIC
Professional Development Collection

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=src


Academic Search Elite

Academic Search Elite Provides core resource of scholarly information for academic Institutions. Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals and over 1,700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=a...


Book Collection: Nonfiction - Elementary Edition

A research database for school libraries that provides content representing a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers. It contains searchable full text for more than 1,300 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, adventure, sports, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, nature, civics and more.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=n...


Book Collection: Nonfiction - High School Edition

A research database for school libraries that provides content representing a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers. It contains searchable full text for more than 2,450 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics and more.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=n...


Book Collection: Nonfiction - Middle School Edition

A research database for school libraries that provides content representing a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers. It contains searchable full text for more than 3,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics and more.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=n...


ERIC

The Education Resource Information Center provides citations to education literature and resources.

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Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

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MAS Ultra – School Edition

This database is designed specifically for high school libraries and contains full text for nearly 500 popular high school magazines including America's Civil War, American Heritage, American History, Archaeology, Astronomy, Bioscience, Careers & Colleges, Civil War Times, Congressional Digest, Discover, History Today, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New Scientist, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American, Smithsonian, etc. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents and more than 360 reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac & Book of Facts); an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs; and expanded full-text back files (back to 1975) for key magazines.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=u...


MasterFILE Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text more than 500 reference books, over 107,000 primary source documents and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=f...


MEDLINE

MEDLINE® provides authoritative medical citations on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.

 

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Middle Search Plus

Middle Search® Plus contains full text for more than 140 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia; American Heritage® Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin; Encyclopedia of Animals™; and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=m...


Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source™ provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. The database also contains selective full text for more than 370 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=n...


Primary Search

Primary Search®, designed specifically for elementary school students contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals™, and features Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, providing students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. The database also provides the American Heritage® Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=p...


Professional Development Collection

Professional Development Collection™ includes full text for nearly 520 high-quality education journals.

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=t...


GreenFILE

A research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Comprised of more than 600 scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology. The total number of records is approximately 295,000, and full text is provided for more than 4,600 records from open access titles. Also included in GreenFILE is a 6,800-term Thesaurus.

http://greeninfoonline.com


LISTA (Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts)

This world-class bibliographic database covers librarianship, classification, information management, and more and indexes nearly 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.

http://libraryresearch.com


Teacher Reference Center

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts of 280 primarily peer-reviewed periodicals covering Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education.

http://www.TeacherReference.com

 

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