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Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition

The online version of the ultimate encyclopedia in editions especially for young and school age children. Whatever age, you can find video, pictures and articles on every topic.


Discovering Collection

Overviews of all the major subjects designed for teens to get familiar with a topic. From Albert Einstein to Shakespeare to the Middle East, this is a great place to find what teachers want you to know.


eLibrary offers a broad range of magazines and videos that support your research with more than 600 magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts, plus thousands of maps and pictures.

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Health Source®: Consumer Edition is a rich collection of health information. This resource provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.

InfoTrac Student Edition

Research a variety of topics with an easy to use interface and find information in hundreds of magazines, books and newspapers.

Junior Reference Collection

Get familiar with a subject by reviewing material chosen by teachers and librarians on a variety of different topics. Great when learning about something new.

MAS Ultra-School Edition

Hundreds of magazines, biographies and subject guides for homework and research help.

Middle Search Plus

Middle Search® Plus contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays.

Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center™ is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 250 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument),counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.

Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.

Student Resource Center Gold

For research on any subject, Student Resource Center has articles, poems, primary documents, reference books and subject guides.

Test Preparation and Skill Improvement

Test Preparation and Skill Improvement

Learning Express Library

Learning Express is transitioning to their next generation Learning Express 3.0 platform. Current accounts and progress will not be migrated to the new platform, so please finish all current practice exams before June 30, 2014.

Learning Express Library is your one stop shop for studying and practicing for college entrance exams like the ACT and SAT as well as for brushing up on reading, writing and math skills.


Get homework help in every subject from a live tutor who can walk you through questions on your homework or even help you with writing papers or studying for tests. Available from 6 - 10 p.m., Sunday-Thursday.