Teen Databases

21st. c. explorer
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Access to two complete encyclopedias, interactive lessons, images and multimedia that help bring subjects to life.
college source
Features over 34,000 college catalogs in complete cover-to-cover original page format. Includes 2-year, 4-year, graduate and professional schools.
daily life
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Provides answers to questions like where did people live, study, play?; what did they eat, wear, and think? It explores everyday life from antiquity to present and features content spotlighting the cultures and social customs of today's world.
discovering collection
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Research major subject areas such as history, literature, science and social studies. Includes primary documents, topic overviews, plays and poems, and multimedia content.
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  A collection of encyclopedias:
Encyclopedia Americana for in-depth research and worldwide current events.
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia for quick reference and the news.
lands and peoples
  Up-to-date information on countries, cultures, and current events.
lit crit online
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  Represents a wide range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Includes Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth Century Criticism, Literarture Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism and Twentieth Century Criticism.
lit. resource center
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  Biographical information, overviews, full text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writiers in all disciplines, from all the time periods and from around the world.
Student Resources in Context
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  Provides content in the major subiect areas for middle and high school students. Offers a wide variety of resources including an archive of primary source documents, topic overviews and literary criticism. The database offers Lexile reading levels for periodicals, an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards and popular topic picklists.