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Welcome to JEHS Online Library!: Databases

HELPFUL TOOLS FOR RESEARCH

Keywords


General Knowledge


Britannica Escolar

Easy Bib Citation Generator


Resource Evaluation


Anti-Plagiarism Tool

CURRENT EVENTS: MAGAZINES, NEWSPAPERS

Academic OneFile The premier source for peer reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects,
 

General OneFileA one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.
 
OmniFile Select: A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines. Full-text articles are available from approximately 2,700 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed.
 
Proquest Direct An extensive online collection provideing one-stop access to nearly 5.000 scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers — with over 3,300 titles in full text.
 
Infotrac NewsstandFull-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. A collection of more than 1,000 newspapers
 
Gale New York State NewspapersA collection of newspapers published in New York State. Includes New York Times and Syracuse Post Standard.
 
   


POEMS, SHORT STORIES, ANALYSIS OF LITERATURE

Literary Reference CenterThis 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.

NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. With an intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList Plus answers the question: What should I read next?

Here is a tutorial.

 

 

HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES


Student Resources in Context information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

 


Opposing Viewpoints in ContextInformation and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

 


Biography Resources
in Context
For those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. Merges reference content  with periodicals and multimedia content.  Allows users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History Research Center  More than 630,900 full-text records from peer-reviewed journals, reference books, periodicals and other sources.

More than 74,600 primary source documents
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More than 81,300 biographies of historical figures

​*Nearly 2,000 full-text reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books. 
*More than 41,500 images, including maps and historical photos. 

*80+ hours of historical video

 

Chronicle Career Guidance    Whether you're changing careers or choosing a career for the first time, get an inside look at today's most exciting jobs.  You will find a description, job duties, salary range, employment prospects, education and training requirements. Includes tips for getting a job and more.

 

 

 

 

America's Historical Newspapers 

Tutorials:
Historical Newspapers
Special Reports
Hot Topics


Britannica School

Provides access to articles, multimedia, primary sources and more on thousands of topics.  


 

 

 

SCIENCE, HEALTH, MATHEMATICS

Science Online: Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments.

Teen Health and WellnessChange a teen’s life with this thorough, accessible online resource. More than 650 articles available in 50 languages, with customizable hotlines and engaging student-created content and videos.
 

Health Reference CenterProvides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's award-winning Health Reference Center.
 
 
Business Insights Essential Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

MEDIA: IMAGES, SOUND, VIDEO

Snap Media Catalog

 

Art Museum ImageGalleryOffers unparalleled access to thousands of high-quality art images and related multimedia. Drawing on the collections of distinguished museums, there are over 165,000 superior quality images with covering time periods ranging from 3000 B.C. to the present day. The collection represents art from the cultures of Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas, including Native American and Meso-American peoples

SoundzaboundSoundzabound Music Library offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grades K -12 and universities that ensures your copyright safety. Perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint™, videos, news shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling,presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more!

Ensemble Video Repository for Jordan-Elbridge

Britannica Image Quest

Millions of rights-cleared images available for use in projects.  

 

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