Britannica Escolar is the Spanish version of Encyclopedia Britannica. This resource is useful for both native speakers and those learning the language. Content is gauged for learners K through 8.
Britannica Fundamentals is an innovative early learning product for students in grade levels kindergarten through second grade. This resource covers language, literacy, geography, and mathematics. Britannica Fundamentals has four unique and engaging paths for learning: play, read, create, and explore.
Britannica School offers a safe, up-to-date, and age-appropriate information resource for Elementary, Middle, and High School. Here, students can discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources.
Educator's Reference Complete (Gale OneFile)
Educator's Reference Complete offers more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports. It is a great resource for any educator—from the school teacher and administrator to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. This resource covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty—such as technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing. It also provides insight on issues in administration, funding, and policy.
High School (Gale OneFile)
Gale OneFile: High School Edition is designed for middle- and high-school students and provides access to age-appropriate, authoritative digital content for classroom assignments. Learners can research magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books covering a wide range of subjects, from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps.
Kids InfoBits is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. It now includes new full-text proprietary content from trusted sources such as Blackbirch Press®, U•X•L, and more, the information is reliable and geared to fit the needs of today's young learners.
Middle School (Gale in Context)
Gale In Context: Middle School offers age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Categories cover a range of the most-studied topics including cultures, government, people, U.S. and world history, literature, and many more. This middle school database provides engaging reference, periodical, and multimedia content supporting national and state curriculum standards for grades 6 to 12 in language arts, social studies, and science.
NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers’ advisory resource. In addition to the fiction database that NoveList has offered, NoveList Plus adds nonfiction to provide a complete solution for readers. With NoveList Plus, users can find titles, articles, and lists for both fiction and nonfiction. NoveList Plus also includes audiobook information such as audiobook recommendations and audio samples.
SAILS Library System
SAILS Library System runs and supports the Enterprise Online Catalog and Circulation systems for 72 libraries and branches throughout 40 communities in Southeastern Massachusetts. Login to your account to browse the catalog, put books on hold, and to see what books you currently have checked out. You can also pay your library fines with SAILS.
Science (Gale in Context)
Gale In Context: Science showcases how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues ranging from bacteria to obesity and weather. It integrates full-text articles that include national and global publications, 200+ science experiments, 300+ interactive simulations, other multimedia, and top reference content, covering biology, chemistry, earth and environmental science, physics, and more.
TumbleBooks is a curated database of children’s e-books. This resource offers more than 1100 titles for grades K-6, and includes our unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the collection features Graphic Novels – a student favorite! There are no check-out times or wait lists: the books are always available, to everyone in your institution!
U.S. History (Gale in Context)
Gale In Context: U.S. History covers topics that range from the arrival of Vikings in North America all to the way to the first stirrings of the American Revolution and on through the Civil Rights movement, 9/11, and the War on Terror.
This resource offers news and periodical articles as well as 5,500 rare and vital primary source documents that range from slave journals to presidential papers.
World Book Online
World Book Online delivers a progressive sequence of core databases supported by supplemental tools, such as language translation, graphic organizers, and unique Webquests. By breaking down complex topics and using easily understandable text, World Book Online helps to build fluency and increase comprehension.
World History (Gale in Context)
Gale In Context: World History reaches back to the ancient world—and forward to today's headlines—to deliver a chronicle of the people, cultures, events, and societies that have formed the history of the human race. A range of topics such as Aztecs, Industrial Revolution, Silk Road, the Buddha, Space Race, and more provide a wide perspective across the globe. Rare primary sources, reliable reference, and multimedia content are available.