Databases and Search Engines
Academicindex.net

This is a scholarly search engine and web directory designed with AP students and college students alike.It is an offshoot of Google safe seach.

Academic Search Pewmier

A popular resource found in many academic settings worldwide, this resource was designed for the premier researcher, rich with the most valuable, comprehensive multidisciplinary content available. As a leading scholarly database, it provides access to acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources.

Britannica Academic

Britannica Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one resource.

Britannica School

Britannica Online School Edition offers encyclopedias and related materials for students of all levels. Users can also take advantage of the Learning Materials, a collection of educational exercises, activities, and study guides.

CQ Researcher

CQ Researcher provides award winning in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. Our reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Graphics, photos and short "sidebar" features round out the reports. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.

DIRT (Digital Research Tools)

The DIRt directory is a registry of digital research tools for scholarly use. DIRT makes it easy for digital humanists and others conducting digital research to find and compare resources ranging from content management systems to music OCR, and statistical analysis packages to manufacturing software.

History Reference Center

Designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research, this database features full text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books. This content comes from leading history publishers such as Branden Publishing, Compass Point Books, Houghton Mifflin, Lerner Publishing Group, Mason Crest Publishers, Morgan Reynolds Inc., Oliver Press, Oxford University Press, Rourke Publishing LLC, Salem Press, Stackpole Books, and Toucan Valley Publications.

Infotopia

The rise of the "information society" offers not only considerable peril but also great promise. Beset from all sides by a never-ending barrage of media, how can we ensure that the most accurate information emerges and is heeded? ... Google Books

Infotrek

This is a search engine designed especially for high school students.It safely directs students to information on anything from sciencd to math to social studies to language arts.

iseek

iSEEK Education is a targeted search engine for students, teachers, administrators, and caregivers.
• Safe - Put your mind at ease with safe search technologies and editor-reviewed content
• Authoritative - Search hundreds of thousands of trusted resources from universities, government, and established noncommercial providers
• Intelligent - Instantly identify lesson plans, activities, school subjects, grade levels, and more with iView navigation
• Time-saving - Register to bookmark any URL for storage in MySEEK, your own searchable Web-based library

InstaGrok

Instagrok is an innovative educational search engine that combines sophisticated semantic technology with an interactive user interface to make learning more engaging, personalized and fun for veryone. It is used by hundreds of thousands of students, teachers and everyday people every month.

 Learning Express Library

Learning Express provides resources for elementary, middle, and high school students. It prepares them for importasnt tests, provides etra help for assignments, abd boosts skills in core subjects and more.

LexisNexis

LexisNexis Academic provides access to full-tet news,business, and legal publications, using a variety of flexible research options. It is one of the most heavily used databases in higher education.

Literary Reference Center

This comprehensive full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes—to give students, professors, and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs.

MagPortal

MagPortal.com is a search engine and directory for finding online articles. It primarily indexes articles from magazine websites, but it also includes some daily publications.

Masterfile Premier

 Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps& flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

Newspaper Source Plus

With more than 58 million full-text articles from more than 1,200 newspapers, this database provides a comprehensive collection of the world's major newspaper content. Videos and podcasts are coming soon.

NoveList

NoveList explore authors or a specific book to help students discover read-a-like recommendations, book discussion guides, reviews, and more.

PinkMonkey

PinkMonkey is the world's largest library of free online literature summaries, with  over 460 study guides, book notes, and chapter summaries online. Users will discover that there need be no more trips to the bookstore mand no more fruitless searching for a booknote that no one ever has in stock.All that information can be found on this website!!

Student Research Center

EBSCOhost (ebscohost.com) serves thousands of libraries and other institutions with premium content in every subject area. Chances are that your library, university, school or other institution subscribes to multiple resources/content on EBSCOhost.

Sweet Search

Sweet Search searches only the 35,000 web sites that have been evaluated and approved by a staff of research experts and librarians and teachers.

World Book
The World Book Encyclopedia, plus current news articles, primary source material, and a Spanish language encyclopedia. It provides accuracy, objectivity, and reliablity in research materials for students and adults.