Research Databases

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List of research database titles, descriptions and links
Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier covers the expansive academic disciplines offered in colleges and universities.  It provides acclaimed full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.  Content includes more than 2,800 active full-text peer-reviewed journals.

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American and English Literature

American and English Literature

Full text electronic books of American and English literature - poetry, drama, fiction, and the Bible - originally published in print.

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Biography Reference Bank

Biography Reference Bank

Biography Reference Bank contains articles about more than a half-million people, living and dead, from around the world. Contents include a robust collection of biographies from such notable sources as Biography Today and Biography Magazine.

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Scholastic Book Flix Database

BookFlix

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CultureGrams

CultureGrams¬ģ¬†is your source for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on countries of the world. Beyond the facts and figures, find an insider's perspective on the history, daily life, and customs.¬†

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EBSCOhost Databases

EBSCOhost Databases

Search thousands of magazines, academic journals, newspapers, reference books, photos and maps on millions of topics.

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Explora Primary Schools

Explora Primary Schools

Grades K-5. This database, designed specifically for elementary students, provides access to age-appropriate articles and facts for any research papers, class projects or homework.

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Explora Secondary Schools

Explora Secondary Schools

Grades 6-12. This database, designed specifically for students in middle school and high school, provides access to age-appropriate articles and facts for any research papers, class projects or homework.

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Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center

Full text of literary journals and respected literary reference works. Contains plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies and interviews, and the full text of thousands of poems and short stories.

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Ohio Web Library - Search for Information

Ohio Web Library

Need to find information to write a research paper? Trying to find an article about a medical illness? 
The Ohio Web Library has newspaper and journal articles, along with peer-reviewed articles on many topics.

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Oxford Research Encylopedia

Oxford Research Encyclopedias

Full text academic encyclopedia articles from subject-based encyclopedias covering climate science, communications, criminology,  economics and finance, education, environmental science, global public health, history, international studies, linguistics, literature, planetary science, politics, psychology, social work, and more.

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Points of View contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue.

Points of View Reference Center

Points of View contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue, providing rich content that can help students assess 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

Topics covered in Science Reference Center include biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, health and medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science and society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

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What Tree Is It?

What Tree Is It?

This resource will help to identify Ohio trees by leaf, fruit, or by name.

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What's That Snake?

What's That Snake?

Includes 30 species and subspecies of snakes that are found in Ohio. Learn about Ohio snakes or use the program to identify one you have seen.

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World Book Early World of Learning

World Book Early World of Learning

Developed by experts in early childhood education, Early Learning by World Book features modules that focus on early learning themes (colors, shapes, numbers, etc.) and reading instruction for phonics, vocabulary and comprehension skills, according to Lexile levels.

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World Book Kids.  Learn about people, places, animals, sports, and more.  Hear text read aloud.

World Book Kids

World Book Kids brings the world to your house!  Learn about people, places, animals, sports, and more.  Includes videos, images, maps, games.  Hear text read aloud.
 

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World Book Online

World Book Online

World Book has been the trusted encyclopedia of school and public libraries for decades. World Book Online contains thousands of informational articles with stunning illustrations, videos, interactive maps, research help, and activities. 

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World Book Spanish

World Book Spanish

La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos está organizada de modo que los estudiantes puedan encontrar información rápida y fácilmente. World Book's Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos is the optimal beginner's Spanish-language reference tool. 

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