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itke-web A database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Featuring a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, the most popular search method is moving from a broad subject to a narrower topic using the subject-based topic tree. The curriculum-related, age appropriate, full text content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
opposingViewpoints_in_context This database is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
eLibrary_elementary Contains over 140 magazines and books for elementary students; also includes the American Heritage Dictionary
scholasticgo Search all 8 databases from Scholastic GO! in one search or search the following databases individually:
amazing_animals_of_the_world Wild animals and their habitats; for elementary school and middle school; includes facts and photos for over 1,200 animals.
america_the_beautiful State history, people, places, and events; for elementary and middle school students; includes articles on US cities, states and presidents.
encyclopedia_americana In-depth information for middle school and higher; articles include links to further readings, a bibliography, selected full text articles, web page links, and links to related articles.
grolier_multimedia_encyclopedia Quick reference with rich media for middle school and higher; includes over 41,000 encyclopedia articles, news, timelines, quizzes and games, and research starters; it also includes an atlas and dictionary; articles can be grouped by lexile level and are aligned to standards.
nueva_enciclopedia_cumbre Spanish language encyclopedia written from a Latin American perspective; a comprehensive reference resource for Spanish speakers and Spanish-language students.
land_and_peoples For middle and high school students; includes articles on countries, cultures and current events; also includes an atlas and almanacs.
new_book_of_knowledge Reference and current events; for elementary school and higher; includes literary selections, a timeline, projects, experiments, news, homework help and more.
new_book_of_popular_science For middle and high school students; includes articles in the areas of science, technology and medicine.