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Library Secondary Databases (PX): Home

Tap into the invisible web with these premium databases. Google can't access these, but you can by using the username and password provided by your librarian.

SAS Puxi Secondary Library Search

Search Library for Materials:
Search Titles Search Authors Search Subjects Search Keywords Search Series

General Informational Databases: Use these to replace Wikipedia

Fine Arts Databases

Oxford Music

Oxford Art

Britannica Image Quest: Includes art collections

Images Database

Britannica Image Quest: Millions of rights-cleared images

Professional Development Databases for Educators

EBSCO Host: Contains ERIC & Professional Development Collection

Language Learning (see teacher for log-in)

Multi-disciplinary Databases

EBSCO Explora: A mix of scholarly and general interest content

Opposing Viewpoints (Gale)

JSTOR: Academic journals

Science & Math Databases

Science in Context (Gale)

EBSCO Host: Contains Health Source and Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Math Encyclopedia

Earth Encyclopedia

National Geographic Virtual Library

English/Literature Databases

Literature Resource Center: Literary criticism and biographies (Gale)

Blooms Literature: Literary criticism

Novelist: Readalikes and award-winning fiction

Social Studies Databases

US History in Context (Gale)

World History in Context (Gale)

EBSCO Host: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

EBSCO Host: TOPICsearch for current events and controversial topics

Culturegrams: U.S. and world geography

Opposing Viewpoints (Gale)

National Geographic Virtual Library

Historical Digital Library: Free directory of links

 

Useful Research Tools

EasyBib

Citation Machine

MLA Formatting Guide (By Purdue's Online Writing Lab, OWL)

Google Scholar: Search engine for scholarly articles

Diigo: Bookmark and tag helpful websites

NoodleTools: Keep track of sources and create Works Cited (ask librarian for registration password)

UnPaywall: Chrome extension to help locate free versions of science articles

ScienceResearch.com: Science-specific browser

News Databases

Link to Elementary Database Page

Databases Provided By Other Institutions

For More Information

For more information about these databases please contact Marie Slaby or Kathy Lynch.