Biography Resource Center
This database integrates award-winning biographies from respected Gale sources with related full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers, as well as tens of thousands of images and links to vetted websites. Search for people---both current and historic from all eras and fields of endeavor---based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as keyword and full text. Or, combine search criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search.
Several databases with full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and pamphlets. Includes additional databases for biographies, science and history.
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Facts on File
A collection of databases for students and teachers. Good resource for charts and diagrams. The different databases are
Full text with links to magazines & websites for: Encyclopedia Americana; Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia; Book of Knowledge, and New Book of Popular Science
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An online subscription service created to supplement and compliment traditional history, social studies and geography curriculum materials. This interactive database includes teacher lesson plans, geography tools, online learning games, dynamic interactive map modules and over 4,000 viewable and printable history, thematic, reference, outline, current events and animated maps.
World Book Online
Thousands of encyclopedia articles written by expert contributors, photos and illustrations, maps, diagrams, and editor-selected Web sites offer rich coverage of student’s research needs.
Online Magazine Subscriptions
Weekly online currents events news magazine.
Facts on File News Service Database
Issues and Controversies presents factual analysis of opposing viewpoints on controversial topics such as right to die, school busing, home schooling, etc.
Today’s Science bridges the gap between the science that students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today.
International Wildlife: This reference source focuses on the physical features and lifestyles of species from every branch of the animal family, with special attention given throughout to taxonomic relations.
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Gale Virtual Referance Library
- Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource
- American Civil War Reference Library
- American Home Front in World War II
- Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library
- UXL American Decades
- Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government
- UXL Encyclopedia of Drugs and Addictive Substances
- Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures
- Alternative Energy
- Chemical Elements: From Carbon to Krypton
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Ocean County Library click on TeenZone for homework help, events, etc.; click Online Resources for additional research databases (use your county library card for access)
Refdesk.com Free site with links to search engines, reference tools, quote of the day, word of the day, national/international newspapers, lots more.