Literature Databases

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.

The preeminent Internet publisher of literature, reference and verse providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge. - from www.bartleby.com

The databases available are: Academic Search Premier, Auto Repair Reference Center, Business Source Premier, Consumer Health Complete, Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia, GreenFILE, History Reference Center, Legal Information Reference Center, Library, Info Science & Technology Abstracts, MAS Ultra, Masterfile Premier, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, NoveList, Points of View Reference Center, Primary Search, Psychology & Behavioral Sciences, Regional Business News, Science... more

Find more than 2100 full text scholarly journals and over 1,700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals. Collection provides focus on education by provide full text for over 500 high-quality education journals. Explora provides access to lesson plans, students tools, curriculum standards and links to sites valuable for teachers.

Databases Searched:

  • Academic Search Elite
  • Professional Development Collection

This interface is designed specifically for high school students according to their needs and search abilities. This interface is graphically rich and provides access to age-appropriate materials. Now includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press.

Databases Searched

  • Academic Search Elite
  • Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition
  • Book Collection... more

This interface is designed specifically for primary and elementary school students according to their needs and search abilities. This interface is graphically rich and provides access to age-appropriate materials. Now includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press.
Databases Searched

    Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition
    Primary Search
    Topic Overviews K-5... more

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double-clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images and offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Book recommendations, reviews and blogs, genre lists, trivia and quotes, available with or without sign-up.  For popular lists, click “Explore.”

Created by librarians for librarians, this database provides cover-to-cover indexing, abstracting and full-text for key library and information science periodicals.

A Variety of Full-Text Resources

In addition to indexing, abstracts and full text for library and information science journals, Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts with Full Text provides conference proceedings, library school theses and pamphlets. PDFs of... more

A community of  900,000 book lovers that connects you to people who read what you do.  Following sign-up, users may access booklists, join in discussion groups, talk with authors and blog with book lovers.

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers and more.

A Digital Collection of Full-Text Magazines for Public Libraries

Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full text for magazines, reference books and primary source documents. It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

Covering a vast array of general reference subject areas

MasterFILE Premier contains full text for general reference magazines and publications... more

NoveList, the complete readers' advisory solution, empowers librarians, engages readers and connects communities. Find your next favorite book right here!

Just-right books for every reader

NoveList K-8 is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

The EBSCO Points of View Reference Center features articles supporting pro and con sides of current issues, helping you develop arguments to support your position.

Created and Written for Elementary School Students

Designed specifically for elementary school libraries, this database contains full text for popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, space exploration and more.

Helping Students and Their Teachers

Primary Search provides students with encyclopedic... more

Rich Content on Popular Topics Discussed in Today’s Classrooms

Teachers, librarians and student researchers can use this database to explore current events, social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics frequently discussed in the classroom.

Fostering Informed Discussion in the Classroom

To support classroom discussion, TOPICsearch contains full text for more than 96,000 articles from diverse content sources.

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TumblePremium is your answer to building reading, math and multiple literacy skills. TumblePremium is the amalgamation of three collections (TumbleBookLibrary, TumbleBookCloud Jr, TumbleMath) into one easy access point. One super collection, one login.

Our TumblePremium collection has nearly 1000 titles, with content most appropriate for those in grades K-6. It includes animated talking picture books, chapter books, videos, non-fiction titles, playlists, books in languages other... more

By entering the title and author of a book you liked this site will give you a list of suggestions of what to read next.

This library website provides information on books in series and many other popular lists and links for readers. Find out what book comes next in your favorite series.

A unique way to choose the right book. By choosing various options this website provides the closest matches for your personal reading preferences.