• General Reference Databases


    Britannica School Edition
    Britannica Online
    Search reference articles, journals and magazines, the Web's Best Sites, multimedia, and curriculum content for grades 9-12.


    Student Resources in Context (Gale)
    An easy-to-use general database for high school students. Use for research in any discipline. Includes full-text newspapers and magazines like The New York Times, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Science and more. ​


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    Explora (Ebsco)
    An easy-to-use general database for high school students. Results can be sorted by source type - magazines, newspapers, reference books, primary source documents, photos and flags. Also includes over 60,000 videos from the Associated Press.


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    Academic Search Complete (Ebsco)
    A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals.  The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.


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    Research in Context (Gale)
    Easy to use, Research In Context is cross-disciplinary in nature, spanning literature, science, social studies, and U.S. and world history, as well as issues of social importance.


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     North Carolina collection of state and district supported databases and online resources including PBS videos, Health and Consumer Information, and MORE!