Research Resources for Teens

This is by no means an exhaustive list of all of our online databases. View full catalog of online databases. If you are working on your research from home, you will need your library card number.

Academic OneFile
Full-text articles and reference sources on many subject disciplines. Updated daily. Basic Search Video Tutorial | Advanced Search Video Tutorial

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Biography in Context

Biography In Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.

Britannica Library

Browse “Your Britannica Resources” to view Annals of American History where you can browse the timeline or search by topic. You will also find Country Snapshots and Ranked Statistics in World Data Analyst.

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Fine Arts & Music Collection

Powered by Infotrac, this database includes 5 million articles and more than 150 journals in full-text. Includes information on topics related to the feminist film movement, advanced music theory, and art therapy. Tip Sheet

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks including, but not limited to, American Decades Primary Sources, Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, and Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources.

General OneFile

General OneFile includes more than 8,000 full-text titles; more than 3,600 journals; more than 25 years of backfile; and five newspaper indexes. As of May 10, 2017, General OneFile contains 162,266,607 articles. Tip Sheet

LearningExpress Library

Enjoy unlimited access to top study guides, including SAT and ACT practice tests and tutorials.