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Research Tools

Check out these great databases to help you with your homework, whether you’re in Kindergarten or University!

Consumers Report


Consumer Reports

Search current and back issues of Consumer Reports. Simply enter your subject in the search bar on the left. Select an article, then click on "PDF Full Text" to read the full article.


 


Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgoz


Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgoz (Spanish World Book)

For primary and junior-aged students with easy-to-read articles, engaging images and illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources in Spanish.


Explora

Explora

A safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework. Explora provides easy-to-use features and age-appropriate content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books. Available on computers and from mobile devices.

 

Gale Virtual Reference

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.

Encyclopedia Decouverte


L'Encyclopedie Decouverte (French World Book)

For primary and junior-aged students with easy-to-read articles, engaging images and illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources in French.

 

Teen Health and WellnessTeen Health & Wellness

Homework and self-help for students in Grades 7 to 12 on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity, family life, and more.

 

World Book: Info FinderWorld Book: Student

Optimized for iPads, this comprehensive sites includes engaging content, built-in features, and fun tools. Behind the Headlines puts the day's top stories in context for kids. Biography Center houses more than 10,000 biographies of historical and contemporary figures. Kids can even search by time period, nationality, gender, and more.


World Book Online for KidsWorld Book: Online for Kids

For primary and junior-aged students with easy-to-read articles, engaging images and illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources.


World Book Online Reference CentreWorld Book: Online Reference Center

For high school and above - current events, computer & web tutorials, eBooks, employment & money sense and research/speaking/writing skills information.