For middle school students
Biography in Context: Combines award-winning biographies from respected Gale Group sources. Also includes full text articles from hundreds of periodicals.
Britannica Middle School Students look up information from Britannica Encyclopedia Online.
General Science Collection: Over 200 journals, including Archeology, Astronomy, Discover, National Geographic, National Wildlife, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American.
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LearningExpress Library: Provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorials designed to help users succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. Get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Just some of the practice tests included: AP, Civil Service, EMS, GED, Nursing, Real Estate, TOEFL, and U.S. Citizenship. View the LearningExpress tutorial to get started.
Literature Resource Center: Provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers more than 120,000 novelist, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most studied authors.
LitFinder: Search full text poems, stories, essays, speeches and plays.
MAS Ultra - School Edition: Contains full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines. Full text is also available for 85,670 biographies and 105,786 primary source documents. Also contains more than 360 reference books.
Middle Search Plus: Contains full text for more than 140 popular middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Also contains primary source documents.
Points of View Reference Center: Provides students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. 250 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide
Science Reference Center: Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.
Student Resources in Context: Provides a selection of reference, thousands of full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary documents, creative works, and multimedia.