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African American Studies Center
Includes 5 encyclopedias plus maps, charts, and photos

American Indian History Online
Offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history through event and topic entries, biographies, images and videos, maps and charts, legends, primary sources, and timeline entries.

Biography Reference Bank
Biographies, obituaries, and photographs of thousands of individuals.

Watch, read and listen to children's books, then play games and do puzzles based on the books. For grades preK-3rd grade.

Columbia Granger’s World of Poetry
Provides over 500,000 citations for anthologized poetry including over 250,000 full text poems, 1,000 poem commentaries, 600 glossary terms, approximately 500 poet biographies, and full-text of 14 essential Columbia University Press titles of poetry history and criticism. Advanced search engine supports searching by gender, language, nationality, poem form, schools and movements, era, and nationality as well as author, title, words in poem, and subject.

Provides country reports with facts/figures, perspective on daily life and culture, and customs of the world's people.

Designed for students and includes magazines, newspapers, books, transcripts, maps, pictures, Web links and audio files.

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos en línea
Version en linea de esta popular fuente estandar de informacion para deberes en espanol. (Nota: la licencia de la biblioteca para acceso remoto esta limitado para uso personal de los clientes de la biblioteca. El acceso remoto por otras instituciones no e

FreedomFLIX, a companion to BookFLIX and TrueFLIX, brings history to life through eBooks, video, audio, maps and more for grades 4 and up. Topics include citizenship, branches of the U.S. government, the great recession, the industrial revolution, the space race, and more. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Issues & Controversies
Analyzes and explains hundreds of controversial topics.

Issues & Controversies in American History
Covers arguments for and against key events in American history.

Kids Search
Easy to use homework source for grades 2-8.

Learning Express Library
Online practice for ACT, SAT and GED tests as well as additional educational and professional exams.

Literature Criticism
Biographical information, overviews, literary criticism and reviews of authors. Access to Contemporary Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism, and Short Story Criticism.

Literature On line
Contains full-text works of poetry, drama, and fiction

Literature Resource Center
Literary criticism, author biographies, and thematic articles.

Mango Languages
Learn a language through self-paced lessons that cover vocabulary, common phrases, and grammar. Languages include Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish plus ESL Polish, ESL Spanish, ESL Brazilian Portuguese, and ESL Mandarin.

MAS Ultra - School Edition
Designed for high school students, includes articles from 1975 to present.

Middle Search Plus
Contains middle school magazines including biographies, primary source documents,and an image collection of photos, maps and flags.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Covers today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration.

Oxford Reference Online
Contains English and foreign language dictionaries, quotations, maps, and timelines.

Primary Search
Includes magazines for elementary school research as far back as 1990.

Science In Context
Provides in-depth, one-stop source for science related research.

Science OnLine
Includes experiments, articles, definitions, and biographies in the field of science.

For elementary through middle school students, this site allows searching articles from magazines and encyclopedias, dictionary entries and pictures.

Something About the Author
Provides biographical information about authors and illustrators for children and young adults.

Student Research Center
Easy to use homework database for grades 4-12.

TumbleBook Library
Books, audiobooks, language-learning books and even puzzles and games designed for children. For grades K-6.

TrueFLIX, a companion to BookFLIX and FreedomFLIX, focuses on science and social studies content for students in grades 3-5. Watch a video, read a book, play games, and do activities – based on the True Book series. Subjects include American Indians, ancient civilizations, U.S. government, earth science, the human body, space and more. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

World Book Encyclopedia
Online version of the popular encyclopedia (Note: the Library's license for remote access is limited to personal use by Library patrons. Remote access by other institutions is not permitted.)