Online Databases

All Databases:
* Are available 24/7 
* Have unlimited simultaneous use 
* Are subscription databases that necessitate a username and password (Please see library staff to get usernames and passwords)

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Click here for the Database pamphlet

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Britannica School

  • Get quick facts and in-depth information on a wide variety of subjects.

  • Start research projects with multiple resources in one place.

  • Find multimedia to use in projects and presentations.

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ProQuest Research Campanion

Create your own account to

  • Log into Research Companion wherever there is Wi-Fi or cellular service

  • Keep track of your progress through the Learning Modules

  • Complete Self-check and Review questions

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Britannica Escolar

  • Encuentra respuestas rápidas y ayuda con la tarea.

  • Explora los videos y artículos sobre personas y lugares famosos.

  • Descubre mapas, fotos e ilustraciones para proyectos escolares.

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Sirs Discover

Selected content for  researchers, especially students and educators



ProQuest Central K-12 is a multidisciplinary resource that brings together many of ProQuest’s most important, complete databases in science, technology, education, social sciences, humanities, and news. 

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Sirs Issues Research

 Curriculum-aligned database of content organized by complex issues, ideally for middle and high school students and educators

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Culture Grams

Concise cultural information on countries around the world

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Gale Power Search

Open up to eBooks. More than 1,700 full-text references from Gale  in the areas of: Biography,History,, 

Medicine, Drugs, Alcohol, and Tobacco, Nation and World, Countries and Their Cultures, Religion, and Science

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General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for researchers

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Santa Cruz Public Library Databases

Santa Cruz Public Library (You will need your public library card and password to use these resources.)  To use the "email to myself" feature, you MUST use a personal email account, NOT your school email account!

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Ebook Central

eBook subscription database (over 12,000 titles) to support multiple subject areas (English Language Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Health, Physical Education, Information Literacy and Technology)

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Books come to life with this engaging collection of resources.

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