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East Rochester MLA/Senior High Library: Library Databases

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Library Databases

Please contact Ms. Luce if you have any questions about any of these resources.  

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A Great Place to Start

Gale in Context: High School

A great place to begin researching a wide variety of topics. Includes articles from encyclopedias, newspapers, and magazines.

 

Gale in Context: Middle School

This is a great database aimed at middle school, but also good for high school students.

 

Britannica School

Britannica School is a great place to find articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended Web sites.

 

World Book

A general encyclopedia on many topics. Great place to start researching. Information on many different topics

 

 

Best for MLA Research

Gale in Context: Middle School

This is a great database aimed at middle school, but also good for high school students.

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FactCite

A great place to find biographies, American history, science and mythology.

 

Britannica School

Britannica School is a great place to find articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended Web sites.

 

World Book

A general encyclopedia on many topics. Great place to start researching. Information on many different topics

 

 

Controversial Topics

Issues and Controversies

Online library of current event topics.

 

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Articles on controversial topics.

 

 

For Teachers

Biographies (aka People)

Biography in Context

Biographies of famous people.

 

Fact Cite

A great place to find biographies, American history, science and mythology.

 

 

E-Book Collection

Gale eBooks

 

Sora (Audiobooks and ebooks)

Sign into the Monroe #1 BOCES Digital Library to check out eBooks and Audiobooks anytime.

 

History

FactCite

A great place to find biographies, American history, science and mythology.

 

World History in Context

 

 

Careers

Career Cruising

Information on careers and colleges.

 

 

People and Cultures

Culture Grams

Information on countries and US states.