Databases

Below you fill find a variety of databases to help you with all of your research needs! 

Brittanica Encyclopedia

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Kids InfoBits - Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.

New York State Newspapers

CIA World Factbook - The World Factbook provides information on the history, people and society, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.

BBC Country Profiles - BBC Country Profiles: instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.

National Geographic Kids: Countries - Our geography for kids will transport you to some of the planet's coolest countries

Country Reports - Entirely online, we offer more than 35,000 pages of content on the countries of the world. Our cultural, historical and statistical information has proven to be valuable to students, parents, teachers, and researchers alike.

National Geographic Kids: US States - Get facts and photos of the U.S. states and the District of Columbia.

Country Reports - United States Edition

Ducksters Education Site - An educational site covering subjects such as history, science, geography, math, and biographies.

Biography - Explore Bio.com, your source for true stories about notable people.

ProCon: Pros and Cons on Current Issues - ProCon.org is the country's leading source for pro, con, and related research on controversial issues. 

Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Science Direct - ScienceDirect is the world's leading source for scientific, technical, and medical research. Explore journals, books and articles.

NewsBank - NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues.

 

EBSCO Databases

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PowerKnowledge Databases

PowerKnowledge Earth and Science

PowerKnowledge Life Science

PowerKnowledge Physical Science

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Soundzabound- Soundzabound Music Library offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grade K -12 and universities that ensures your copyright safety. Perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint™, videos, news, shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling, presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more! (Username: capreg, Password: capreg)

Noodle Tools - NoodleTools is an online research management platform that promotes critical thinking and authentic research. Students stay organized as they evaluate information, build accurate citations, archive source material, take notes, outline topics, and prepare to write. Three differentiated levels support individual students across grades and abilities. The classroom environment allows librarians and teachers to provide feedback, monitor individual contributions to group work, and view statistics about source use. In contrast to an auto-cite, auto-evaluate product, we support students to engage deeply in research and produce original work. NoodleTools is also designed with online student privacy in mind. (Username: capreg, Password: capreg)

TeachingBooks.net - TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. Our online database is developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.

 

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