High School Online Resources


  • Student Resource Center

    Infotrac Student Edition
    All High Schools

    Designed to provide instant access to screened, age-appropriate content from magazines, journals, newspapers and reference books. InfoTrac Student Edition covers a wide range of subjects, from science, history and literature to political science, sports and environmental studies.


    Opposing Viewpoints

    Opposing Viewpoints
    All High Schools Opposing Viewpoints

    Designed to aid students in researching both sides of a social issue, while making it simple, fast and rewarding, the Center includes over 60 topics from key reference sources, including full-text articles from over 30 major newspapers and newsmagazines.


    Virtual Reference Library

    Gale Virtual Reference Library

    Search a single eBook or the entire collection. Online searchability makes often-requested titles available to multiple users. Results are delivered at the article level (not a page at a time) in an HTML-based text and graphics format that's designed for speedy display and easy readability. With single-click ease, articles can be printed, e-mailed or displayed as PDF page layouts.


    Michigan eLibrary

    Michigan eLibrary

    Residents in Michigan are provided access to a number of electronic resources such as General Reference Center Gold, Health and Wellness Resource Center, LearnATest, and NetLibrary. FirstSearch research databases include Medline, ArticleFirst, ERIC, and WilsonSelectPlus; which provide access to full text articles and abstracts.


    Biography Resource Center

    Biography in Context

    A comprehensive database of biographical information on more than one million people throughout history, from around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.


    Books and Authors

    Books and Authors

    Books and Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists, Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together. Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic, cutting edge user interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun!


    Business & Co. Resource Center

    Business & Co. Resource Center

    Mostly full text. Business and Company Resource Center is a fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies, and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.


    College Source Online

    College Source Online

    A virtual library representing 34,692 college catalogs in full cover-to-cover, original page format with 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools.


    Grolier Online

    Grolier Online

    The main menu at Grolier.com offers direct access to six important online encyclopedic resources.

    • America the Beautiful
    • Grolier Encyclopedia Americana
    • Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
    • Lands & Peoples
    • New Book of Knowledge
    • New Book of Popular Science

    Health & Wellness Resource Center

    Health & Wellness Resource Center

    This Gale Group database allows users to search for consumer health information in many sources at once: 700 health/medical journals, 2,200 general interest publications, pamphlets, health Web sites, and reference sources such as The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, and the PDR Family Guide to Health and Nutrition. New and updated material is added quarterly; magazine and newspaper articles are added daily.


    InfoTrac Custom Full Text Newspapers

    InfoTrac Custom Full Text Newspapers

    An innovative Web-based full-text ASCII-formatted newspaper database that lets you electronically search articles by title, headline, date, author, section, or other assigned fields from 120 papers.


    Literature Resource Center

    Literature Resource Center

    An extremely useful source for book club participants as well as students. Allows you to search for author biographies, bibliographies, and full-text criticism of an author's works and literary career. You can search Title to find related critical essays and Authors by Type (which includes options such as Author Ethnicity, Author Nationality, Genre, Theme, and Literary Movement or Time Period.)


    Mango Languages

    Mango Languages is an ELL resource

    Mango English courses are in 17 different native languages so students and their families can start speaking sooner. Mango courses focus on the four key components of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.


    SuccessMaker

    SuccessMaker

    SuccessMaker provides digital practice and instruction for students. Curriculum covered includes Reading and Math. The digital implementation may involve system and content services either on a local or district network, or by a cloud based service.


     

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