High School - Encyclopedias / General References

High School - Encyclopedias / General References

Academic Search Complete
Multi-disciplinary database containing full-text periodicals, includes peer-reviewed journals. monographs, reports, and conference proceedings.

Advanced Placement Source
Extensive database designed to meet the needs of high school students enrolled in various AP courses; contains more than 5,550 full-text academic journals and magazines and over 502,000 photos, maps, and flags.

Biography in Context
Illustrated biographies searchable by name, profession, title, place or origin, gender, race/ethnicity, title of work, date of birth, date of death.

Electronic Reference Books
Reference books in electronic format on a wide variety of subjects.

Information on many subjects from a variety of full-text sources; primary sources, radio transcripts, pictures, maps, and audio/video content are included.

Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition
Reference tool provides access to encyclopedia, atlas, timelines, magazines, websites, animations, and other learning material.

GAcollege 411
Database designed to help Georgia high school students and others who are interested in attending college explore careers, prepare for college and learn about financial aid opportunities.

Databases for students and staff on a variety of subjects provided by the state of Georgia.

Historical Atlanta Constitution
Historical newspapers from the Atlanta Constitution from 1868 - 1945.

Internet Public Library Online Newspapers
Links to newspapers all over the world, arranged by continent.

Junior Reference Collection
Electronic access to popular topics through reference sources, primary sources, and multimedia content; includes audio clips, video clips, and photographs.

Mas Ultra School Edition
Designed specifically for school libraries, this database contains popular full-text magazines, full-text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs. [primary sources]

New Book of Knowledge
General encyclopedia in English and Spanish with timelines, articles and images.

SIRS Researcher
General reference database contains thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues.

Student Resources in Context
Periodicals, reference books, multimedia, and primary sources provide information on people, places, authors, books, and timelines. [primary sources]

Web Path Express
A web search engine for reviewed sites. Results can be chosen by grade level.

World Book Advanced
Resources include encyclopedic content, ebooks, images and sounds, research tools, and many primary source documents. [primary sources]

World Book Student
Collection of research tools that includes an encyclopedia, a timeline builder, resource guides, and biographical information.