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Eastridge Library Website: Databases

Usernames and passwords

No passwords are required if you go through Classlink.

If you need a password, ask in the library, send a chat to Mrs. Truelson on Teams, or send an email with your request.


General Research

Britannica School

Provided by NOVELny

  Get quick facts and in-depth information on a wide variety of subjects.  Start your research projects with multiple resources in one place.


Provides all researchers with basic and advanced search options, peer-reviewed content, mobile access, the ability to save searches and citation assistance. 

Video tutorial here.

Gale Academic OneFile

Contains peer-reviewed, full text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

Video Tutorial here

Gale General OneFile

 A source for news and periodical (magazine) articles on a wide range of topics including business, computers, current events, economics, law, literature, politics, sports and many other general topics.

Video Tutorial here


Controversial Topics

CQ Press



The place to search or browse resources on American government, current affairs, history, politics, public policy, and data analysis for the social sciences

Video Tutorial here 

SIRS Issues Researcher


Provides authoritative insight into social issues by delivering pros and cons from relevant, credible documents and graphics.


Video Tutorial here 

Opposing Viewpoints


Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 21,000 pro/con viewpoints.  Includes a variety of resource types including reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more.

Video tutorial here.

Historical Research

US National Archives

The National Archives preserves and provides access to records of the United States of America.

Library of Congress

The Library of Congress online contains approximately 14 million records representing books, serials, computer files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and visual materials. The Library of Congress serves as the research arm of Congress and is recognized as the national library of the United States.

Video Tutorial here.