Mainly for K-12
Biography Reference Bank
This database offers in-depth biographical profiles of notable people, both living and deceased. It provides full-text articles, images, and abstracts from today's leading magazines and journals and focuses on biographical research. This collection is continuously supplemented with new biographies and updated versions, offering up-to-date information.
Biography Reference Center
Containing many of the top-ranked biographical reference collections and magazines, this database offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies and unique narrative biographies. In addition to keyword search, users can locate biographies by occupation, nationality, activity, gender, lifespan, and more.
A great resource for those in K-12, teachers, and parents. This database offers simple searching, high-quality articles, easy-to-browse categories, and videos from the Associated Press. Search the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, Biography Reference Center, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, Primary Search, and more - all in one easy step!
Literary Reference Center
This literary database covers all genres and timeframes. It includes thousands of full-text poems, short stories, synopses, critical essays, literary journals, reference books, and author biographies. It also offers lesson plans and literary study guides. It offers a complete foundation of literary reference works.
Search through thousands of full-text popular magazines, journals, reference works, and more than one million images. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps, and flags.
Includes Consumer Reports Buying Guide.
Original Sources by Britannica
Original Sources is a compilation of thousands of primary source documents, complete books, and authentic images. Students, teachers, and parents have instant access to an online library full of the creations and discoveries of history's greatest minds as recorded in the authors' original words.
Points of View Reference Center
Contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue. It can help students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills, It includes overviews, points, and counterpoints on hundreds of topics for middle and high school students.
This historical database includes all the content of the Decades Series, starting with The 20s in America all the way to The 2000s in America. It covers events, movements, people, and trends in popular culture, literature, art, sports, science, technology, economics, and politics, You can also find Value of a Dollar, Defining Documents, Weapons & Warfare, and more.