Databases: Reference Shelf

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Search a number of databases covering a variety of topics.

Publisher: Ebsco

AtoZ Maps Online is a comprehensive collection of downloadable maps including more than 100,000 royalty-free maps designed for non-commercial use by students, teachers, and library patrons.

Publisher: World Trade Press

Biographies of contemporary and historical figures.

Publisher: Gale

Includes over 200 reports on countries and cultures and state reports outlining the diversity and history of each U.S. state and the District of Columbia. Designed for upper elementary-aged children.

Publisher: ProQuest
Explora for Public Libraries

Find articles and facts from the world’s leading magazines and reference books in one search.

Publisher: Ebsco

Includes Encyclopedia of Associations (National, International, Regional, State and Local)

Publisher: Gale

Searches our entire collection of Gale eBooks on a variety of subjects, including history, science, government, and more.

Publisher: Gale eBook

This database provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting of nearly 400 journals, including key library and information science periodicals, and full-text coverage of over 160 journals.

Publisher: Ebsco

Social issues database of current event topics - the facts as well as the arguments of each topic’s proponents and detractors.

Publisher: Gale

Contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue, helping students develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

Publisher: Ebsco
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Covers children's magazines and pamphlets designed for the elementary school student.

Publisher: Ebsco

This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

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Publisher: Ebsco