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Research Resources

 

Power Library

Power Library connects you to Pennsylvania's electronic library database where you can access a wide variety of resources from libraries throughout PA!

 

CultureGrams

All the information you need on countries, states, and provinces.  Includes a site with a "kid's-eye-view."

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

Easy Bib

Great site for creating note cards for research papers and arranging them to create an outline. May also use to generate bibliographies IF your teacher allows. Register using your own email and password.

 

EBSCO Host

Need a magazine article or eBook for a research paper? This amazing resource allows you to search through hundreds of resources including newspapers and encyclopedia sources.

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

eLibrary: Curriculum Edition

"Through eLibrary, users can find images, video, eBooks, and100% full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals.They can also find maps, transcripts, audio files, graphics, interactives, dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, almanacs, atlases, timelines, slideshows, editorially created research pages, and hand-selected websites. Publications are updated promptly, and thousands of new images are added every day."

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

Financial Literacy

Want to make sense of your finances? Trying to figure out how to pay for college? Need help understanding our economy? Get some career advice? The Financial Literacy database has the answers to these and many more questions! Besides information on credit card debt, business skills, personal finance, career skills, U.S. and global economy, and how this will all affect you, there is also a mobile app that can be downloaded. It's full of calculators for budgets, car loans, school loans, etc.

 

History Study Center

Articles, Information, artwork, photos, primary documents, and maps on global history from ancient times to today.

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

NoveList

Looking for a good book to read? Put in your requirements and NoveList tailors a reading list to your specifications. Need to find a book with a certain number of pages or the perfect Lexile for a book report? NoveList can help. Finished all the books by your favorite author, want to find a new series, or just need some inspiration - NovelList is the place for all your reading needs.

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

ProQuest Learning: Literature

"A comprehensive resource including 3,000+ author biographies; 40 searchable full-text literature journals; full-text literary works; and other key criticism and reference sources."

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

SIRS ProQuest Products Page

Main page for the ProQuest products that we subscribe to.

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

SIRS Researcher

Contains SIRS Issues Researcher, Government Reporter, Renaissance, and Web Select

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!

 

Teen Health & Wellness

Contains information on all aspects of teenage life from drugs and alcohol, emotions, family life and diversity, to green living, nutrition, fitness, and the world of work and careers. 

 

Worldbook Online

Online version of the Worldbook Encyclopedia.  Features three levels: Student, Kids, and Advanced.  There is also a Spanish version available.

In order to use this site off campus, see the Library Staff for the user name and password!