A great place to begin researching a wide variety of topics. Includes articles from encyclopedias, newspapers, and magazines.
This is a great database aimed at middle school, but also good for high school students.
Britannica School is a great place to find articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended Web sites.
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A general encyclopedia on many topics. Great place to start researching. Information on many different topics
A great place to find biographies, American history, science and mythology.
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Bloom's Literature provides overviews, synopses, analyses, and literary criticism of thousands of works.
Contains many electronic books on literature topics, including the reference series Short Stories for Students.
Provides the largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary available.
(This is offered through the public library. You must use your public library card information to use this database.)
Online library of current event topics.
Articles on controversial topics.
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Information on careers and colleges.
Information on countries and US states.