Library Databases

      Library Databases

 

  • See library staff for user names and passwords
  • * denotes free databases from Novel NY 
  • + means articles can be read to you

 

 

Core Subjects: 
             

           IXL                            – Prek-12

                                              – math, science, S.S., ELA

 E-Books: 

 

One Click Digital/Recorded Books

Overdrive
  • E-books & E-Audiobooks for kids & teens
  • Need Public Library Card
  • Instructions
World Book
  • K+

 

Encyclopedias:

       

 

                 Elementary

 

 

 

 

+ World Book Kids – Gr. K-2
+World Book Student – Gr. 3+
+World Book Early Learning – PreK-2
 

Elementary &

Middle School Level +

 

*+Britannica School Edition
      Middle School Level +   +World Book Discover (Hi/Lo)

Spanish 

Spanish World Book

*+Britannica Escolar

 

Timelines

World Book Timelines

Videos, sounds,

 & pictures

 

 

World Book Media in WB Student

 

 – in search box, click “media”

 

Learn 360

 

– from SLS IRC 

 

 Health:

Health articles

                            

                               *Health Reference Center Academic

 

                           fitness, nutrition, diseases, viruses, etc.

 Magazines: 

 

*Kids InfoBits 

  • K-5
 *Newspapers: 

*Infotrac Newstand

 

  • full-text newspapers
  • New York Times from 1995+
    • includes 1,000 major…
      • U.S. regional
      • National
      • NY & local newspapers

*New York State Newspapers

 

    Articles from newspapers from NY including:

  • Glens Falls Post-Star
  • New York Times
  • New York Observer
  • New York Post
  • Newsday

NYS Historic Newspapers

  •  click by county
*Opposing Viewpoints:
  • Contains a range of perspectives on issues
  • Science, Health, politics, wars, etc.
  • Includes reference, news
  • primary sources, multimedia, etc.
Posters – Multimedia:

Glogster

 Reading/Books: 
Awesome Stories
  • fiction & nonfiction
  • primary sources
  • great place for factual information
  • includes lesson plans
Novelist
  • Guide to fiction & nonfiction
  • K-8
  • authors
  • titles
  • find similiar books
Teaching Books
  • author programs & websites
  • book guides & readings
  • educator area
 Reference: 
*KidsInfoBits 
  • Animals, People (Biographies & Musicians), Health, Music, Movies, Plants, Sports, Technology, Arts, Geography, Literature, Science, & Social Studies
  • To search UXL Biographies or Music & Musicians, etc.
    • Click Advanced Search, Basic Search (type in keyword)& Publication Title (type in UXL) 
*Research in Context 
  • for MS
  • includes magazines, newspapers, primary sources, & videos 
Research Process:
NoodleTools
  • notetakingoutliningcitationcollaborative research and writing
 Videos & Activities: 
*Kids InfoBits
  • K-5
  • videos
BrainPop Gr. 3-8
  • videos and activities on particular topics
  • for teachers:  lessons, getting started guides, etc.
Brainpop Jr.
 

 

*Extras…from Novel NY:

  • agriculture, business, careers
  • computers
  • culinary arts, criminal justice, environment
  • fine arts & music, gardening & landscape
  • general information, history
  • home improvement
  • information science & library
  • military & intelligence, newspapers
  • nursing, physical therapy & sports medicine
  • pop culture, popular magazines
  • religion & philosopy, psychology
  • science collection