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SHS Library Databases and E-Resources: All Databases

Tutorials and information on the databases and e-resources available to the SHS community.

 

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Online Presentation Tools

Technology Tools Available
email rachel.hopkins@sau57.org for access information

 

 Use smore to create online flyers, posters, newsletters, etc.
 

smore help guide - sau57.org/smore

student smore access - smore.com/students


 

 comic strip generator

help guide - sau57.org/storyboardthat

student access link  



​ online video editor/creator

help guide - sau57.org/wevideo


 Our Google Apps for Education accounts give us access to Google Sites and with their recent updates it is worth checking out. Sites allows you or your students to create websites - learn more at sau57.org/googlesites

Academic Databases & E-Resources

for username/password information  for citation assistance

  General Resources                                               

Academic Search Premier  
Biography in Context  undefined                   

Britannica Encyclopedia  
Classroom Video on Demand                                 
CREDO Source Reference  
Gale e-books  

Day USA - Current Events 
EBSCO Explora for High School  

Image Quest - Images available for educational re-use   
     
For additional resources on finding eligible images and/or sound please visit the Copyright Resources website
New York Times   

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Pro/Con database 

Resources Organized Alphabetically By Discipline  

Arts and Culture

    Pop Culture Universe   

Automotive

Chilton Auto Repair  (Funded by Kelley Library*)

Biography/Genealogy 

Biography in Context  
Heritage Quest (funded by Kelley Library*)

Business

Business and Company Resource Library (funded by Kelley Library*)
Business Source Premier  Company Profiles, Market Reports

English

Film and Theater e-books  
Literature e-books  

New York Times Book Review   

Novelist - find your next book to read 

Geography and World Culture

Culturegrams 

Health

Consumer Health Complete 
Science in Context 

 

History

African American Experience  
Black Freedom Struggle - Primary Source Documents
Daily Life through History - US & Global  
Digital Public Library of America - access to digitized primary sources
Historical Newspapers  

Pop Culture Universe - US after 1900 
U.S. History in Context 
World History in Context  

World at War  

Issues

Opposing Viewpoints in Context  
Topic Search EBSCO 

Languages

Consumer Health Complete in Spanish 
New York Times Español  
Transparent Language - learn a new language! (funded by Kelley Library*)

Professional

ERIC: Education Resource Info. Center 
EBSCO for Educators
EBSCO Explora Resources for Teachers

Teacher Resources

Science

Coronavirus Research Database (complimentary access expiration date unknown) 
Science Gale ebooks  
Science in Context  

Science News for Students
Science Online (funded by Kelley Library*) 

 

* If in the high school or public library please see the circulation desk for assistance.  You will need a Kelley library card to access their databases from a remote location.