Please stop by the library or send an e-mail to Ms. Dragoo (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a list of passwords for remote access to databases.
ABC-CLIO’s 14 online databases cover world and U.S. history, government, geography, culture, and economics. They are easy to use and continually updated to help students become better critical thinkers and more effective researchers.
Gale Databases offer a virtual library of information from journals, newspapers, magazines, and multimedia sources in all academic areas.
Some of the individual databases students may find most helpful are:
- Gale Discovering Collection is an extensive database of electronic reference sources for literature, history, biography, science, and the social sciences.
- Use Gale General OneFile to find articles in newspapers and magazines on a wide variety of general interest topics from economics to sports to computers.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
- For students seeking information and opinions on hundreds of today’s hottest social issues, Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
JSTOR – With over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, and more than one million images, letters, and other primary sources in more than 50 disciplines, JSTOR is one of the world’s most trusted sources for scholarly research.
NewsBank provides access to New Mexico newspapers, including the Albuquerque Journal, Las Cruces Sun-News, and Roswell Daily Record. Explore a specific issue or event through the detailed coverage provided by local reporting or compare a wide variety of viewpoints from across the country on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people.
Salem History offers a diverse online library of biography, history, and primary source document reference. Great Lives from History offers worldwide coverage of important men and women in all areas of achievement.
World Book Online offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, and study aids, as well as multimedia files, including photos and illustrations, audio files, videos, and more.
TeachingBooks.net provides original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, and a wealth of multimedia resources on K-12 books to support reading for all grades and content areas.
NBC Learn is a premium collection of video resources, primary sources, images, and text resources. See the librarian for the AHS registration code and create your own individual account to log in anytime, anywhere.
PBS LearningMedia™ provides educators with strategies, tools, and professional development resources needed to fully utilize digital learning. It offers schools a cost-effective solution for seamless media integration and customization.
Recursos in Español
Informe es una base de datos multidisciplinaria en español compuesta por revistas académicas a nivel Ibero-América. Cuenta con más de 400 publicaciones, todas en texto completo con un importante porcentaje de revistas arbitradas.
La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos en linea es una enciclopedia de conocimientos generales. Contiene información sobre gente, lugares, objetos, acontecimientos e ideas. Aprovecha esta enciclopedia para investigar y divertirte.
EncontrandoDulcinea recomienda solamente sitios Web creíbles, confiables y de calidad, facilitando el proceso de navegación por la Red tanto para principiantes como para usuarios experimentados.