Use databases to find reliable, scholarly information. To see our How-To screencast and instructions on searching databases, click the blue button below, or come into the Library anytime for help.
California State Library Databases for K-12 Students and Teachers:
All Soquel High students and faculty have access to the following databases, both on- and off-campus. (Usernames and passwords are not required if you are accessing the databases on campus. For off-campus access, please see instructions here.)
ProQuest provides access to 7 different databases (listed below) that can be used for research. You can search all of the databases at once using the link to the left, or you can choose from the following individual databases:
Access electronic reference books on biographies, American history, World War II, medicine and drugs, countries and cultures of the world, and religion. Click here for instructions on off-campus access.
Santa Cruz Public Library Databases
The Santa Cruz Public Library provides access to many excellent databases on their Research page. If you have a public library card, you may use them anytime. If you do not have a public library card, you may access them in the Soquel High Library. Please visit us and we will show you how to log in. Click on the button below to be taken to the Santa Cruz Public Library's database page.