Funded by the Brian D. Slavenas Center for Cross-Cultural Understanding
The two Facts on File databases, African-American History Online and American Indian History Online, each focus on the history and culture of their respective population group. Information includes articles, videos and photographs, primary source material, biographies and maps. Both databases include curriculum tools for students and teachers. The databases can be searched separately or together as one resource.
Ancestry Library is available only in the library and no library card is needed. Databases are worldwide and cover censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, court and legal documents, military records from the colonial to the Vietnam era; directories, photos, maps, and more. Search results can be sent to your home email.
Funded by KishHealth Systems
Health Reference Center is a Facts on File database that allows you to search by subject information on things like body systems, diseases and disorders, drug abuse and addiction, mental health and developmental disorders, nutrition and wellness, or even by medical test. There are specific health centers with health information specific to teen’s, women’s, men’s, children’s and senior’s health.
Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including English.
Brainfuse HelpNow is a database designed for test preparation and learners of all ages.
- Live online homework help and writing assistance from Brainfuse tutors
- A study suite of assessment and learning tools such a skills tutoring, practice tests, and flashcards
- Features to help users for online study groups, share knowledge, and collaborate with others
- A Unique center for adult learners featuring live online tutoring, writing assistance, and test preparation
TumbleBookCloud Junior (www.tbcjr.com) is an online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books! This database is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to read beyond the picture book collection in the TumbleBookLibrary. It is designed specifically for kids in grades three to six.