Research Databases

List of research database titles, descriptions and links
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Early World of Learning

Three interactive learning environments for preschoolers and children in early grades.

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Explora Primary Schools

A trustworthy environment for students and educators in grades K through 5 to look up facts and information for class projects or homework.

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explora secondary
Explora Secondary Schools

A superior alternative to websites and search engines for students in grades 6-12.

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literary reference center
Literary Reference Center

Research an author, novel, or poem for school or personal interest. Offers a guide for writing literary research papers.

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Points of view reference center
Points of View Reference Center

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this resource provides the basis from which students can realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

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science reference center
Science Reference Center

Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources

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very short introductions database
Very Short Introductions

An excellent way to get a quick, authoritative overview of a subject.

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world book kids
World Book Kids

An educational and entertaining online encyclopdia for kids to explore. Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps enrich thousands of articles, with teacher guides


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world book online
World Book Online

Information resources for pre-school through college

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World Book Students

Contains an extensive multimedia collection, including editor-selected websites, and correlations to state standards.

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World Book Timelines

Build and share timelines. Use your own events and images or add content and images from World Book

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