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General Research Databases

  • Must use password if you are not on site.  Password can be located in the media center.
  • Periodicals, Reference Books, Pictures, Maps, etc.
  • Searchable full text articles from nonfiction books
  • Look for books offering Full View or Preview 
  • Find scholarly articles
  • Full-text for 35 U.S. and international newspapers
  • Use GALILEO password
  • Over 1,000 journals and general magazines covering nearly all subjects

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, & Translators

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
  • Use GALILEO password
Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus online
Dictionary.com (Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Translator)

Cambridge Dictionaries Online (also translator)

Britannica Encyclopedia (Galileo)

Pictures, Video, & Sound Sources

  • Images relating to current events, history, and nature
  • Flags and maps included
  • View historical images, maps, sound recordings, manuscripts, motion pictures, etc.
  • Music and sound effects

Free Audiobooks this summer

SYNC is a program that gives away two complete audiobook downloads — a current Young Adult title paired thematically with a Classic or Required Summer Reading title — each week to listeners ages 13+ while SYNC is in session each summer.

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