Research Databases: Homework Help
Most of these premium materials are available from home, work,
or school (unless
otherwise noted) in addition to the library. When connecting to
the research databases remotely, you will need your library card
number and PIN.
American & English
Literature: Works of American and English literature; includes
fiction, poetry, plays, and the Bible.
AtoZ The World: Current information on the culture, customs,
food, religion, language, and maps for 175 countries of the
Bank: Biographical information from reference works and
biographical magazine articles; searchable by name, profession,
ethnic background, and place of birth.
of Learning: Resources to help preschoolers and children in
early grades grasp early childhood themes and develop reading and
oral language skills.
File Science Online: Scientific diagrams, experiments,
biographies, timelines, and videos especially useful for high
Kids Search: Homework help for elementary and middle school
students; includes an encyclopedia, dictionary, images, and teacher
Interactive test tutoring and practice test resource designed to
help students and adults succeed in passing tests such as civil
service, law enforcement, GED, and college entrance exams.
Center: Literary criticism on specific works and authors from
around the world, representing all time periods and all types of
Literature Resource Center: Online version of the Gale
reference library that provides literary criticism on specific
works and authors from around the world.
MAS Ultra: School Edition: Database designed for high school
students containing magazine articles, pamphlets, reference books,
biographies, and historical documents.
Middle Search Plus: Homework help for middle school students;
includes magazine articles, encyclopedia articles, a dictionary,
and an animal encyclopedia.
- Ohio Newspapers: Newspaper articles from a variety of Ohio
Online: Online reference books from Oxford Publishing; includes
dictionaries, quotations, maps and illustrations, timelines, and
Primary Search: Homework help for K-6 students including
reading level indicator for magazine articles.
Research tools including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and picture
collections for students K-8.
Something About The Author: Online version of the Gale
reference set that provides biographical information on
TOPICsearch: Social, political, economic, and scientific issues
currently in the news; useful for students in grades 6-12.
Encyclopedia Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos: Online Spanish
language version of the World Book Encyclopedia.
World Book Encyclopedia
Online: Online version of the encyclopedia with articles and
images representing thousands of general subjects designed
especially for students in grades 6-12.