DATABASES
FOR EDISON STUDENTS AND STAFF

 

GROLIER ONLINE page

http://go.grolier.com

This link leads to

         Encyclopedia Americana

         Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia

         The New Book of Knowledge

       as well as  clickable maps, dictionary, thesaurus, current events, games, Today in History, Pro and Con (debate starters), world newspapers.

Other databases:

       La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre   

       The New Book of Popular Science   

          America the Beautiful   

        Lands and Peoples   

          Amazing Animals of the World   

            (To log in, click the link above, then type the NOVEL EBSCO ID and password.)

 

 

NOVEL GALE

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/nysl_me_77_tevth

This link leads to various databases including

          Academic OneFile

          New York State Newspapers

          Agriculture Collection

          General Reference Center Gold

          Educator's Reference Complete

          Informe Academico

          Business Economics and Theory

          Communications and Mass Media Collection

          Computer Database

          Criminal Justice Collection

          Culinary Arts Collection

          Diversity Studies Collection

          Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

          Expanded Academic ASAP

          Fine Arts and Music Collection

          Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection

          Gender Studies Collection

          General One File

          General Science Collection

          Health Reference Center Academic

          Home Improvement Collection

          Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection

          Information Science and Library Issues Collection

          InfoTrac Newsstand

          Insurance and Liability Collection

          Military and Intelligence Database

          Opposing Viewpoints in Context

          Nursing and Allied Health Collection

          Pop Culture Collection

          Psychology Collection

          Popular Magazines

          Religion and Philosophy Collection

          Small Business Collection

          Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

          U.S. History Collection

          Vocations and Careers Collection

          World History Collection

          War and Terrorism Collection

          Research in Context

          Business Insights: Essentials

          Kids InfoBits

         (To log into any of these databases, click the link above them, then type the NOVEL GALE password.)

 

 

EDISON GALE page

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/jama76847
This link leads to

          Gale Virtual Reference Library

                    Encyclopedia of World Biography

                    American Decaides (1900-1999)

                    New Dictionary of the History of Ideas

                    Novels for Students

                    Encyclopedia of Religion     and more...

 

          Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC)                        

Tutorial for Testing & Education Reference Center may be found at http://solutions.cengage.com/gale-training/video/testing-education/#video-12884922658    

 

 (To log into any of these databases, click the link above them, then type the EDISON GALE password.)

 

 

Teen Health and Wellness: Real Life, Real Answers 
http://www.teenhealthandwellness.com/
Provides up-to-date information and self-help tools on diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity and family, school and work . 
           (To log to this database, click the link, then type the NOVEL EBSCO ID and password in the upper right corner. Press enter. When the screen loads, you're ready to go.)

 

 

ABC-CLIO Social Studies Databases
http://databases.abc-clio.com

This link leads to

          American Government

          American History

          Geography

          World History: Ancient

          World History: Modern

          World Religions 

           (To log into any of these databases, click the link above them, then type the NOVEL EBSCO ID without the last letter and the PASSWORD without the last letter. When you see the greeting "Welcome Thomas Edison" you're ready to search one or more databases.)

 

 

 

 

 

SALEM PRESS

 online.salempress.com/home.do   

(To log into Salem Press, click the link above. On the next page type the NOVEL EBSCO PASSWORD without the last letter. You're ready to choose a source and search your topic.)

LITERATURE SOURCES

Critical Insights
              By theme:  Dystopia, Good & Evil, Literature of Protest, The Slave Narrative, Technology & Humanity, War  NEW 

              By author:  Arthur Miller, Jane Austen, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Stephen King, Toni Morrison, Tim O'Brien,  Tennessee Williams    

              By specific works of literature: All Quiet on the Western Front, Canterbury Tales, Death of a Salesman, Fahrenheit 451, The Great Gatsby, The Inferno, Jane Eyre, A Streetcar Named Desire, To Kill a Mockingbird 

Other literature publications: Magill's Literary Annual, 1977-2013; Critical Survey of Mythology and Folklore: Heroes and Heroines;  Love, Sexuality, and Desire; and Recommended Reading: 600 Classics Reviewed  

HISTORY AND MUSIC SOURCES

              Musicians and Composers of the 20th Century            

              The Thirties in America, The Forties in America, The Fifties in America, The Sixties in America, The Seventies in America, The Eighties in America,  The Nineties in America, The 2000s in America 

               Defining Documents in American History: World War I (1914-1919), The Cold War (1945-1991) 

                    Human Rights Innovators, Internet Innovators

                    Countries, Peoples& Cultures: Eastern & Southern Africa; Western & Central Africa; Middle East & North Africa  

                   The Reference Shelf: The Digital Age; The Supreme Court; The Transformation of American Cities; Surveillance; Whistleblowers; Representative American Speeches; Guns in America; and more...

SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS SOURCES

              Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society  

HEALTH SOURCES

              Addictions and Substance Abuse

                  Adolescent Health and Wellness

                  Cancer

                  Magill’s Medical Guide

                  Psychology and Behavioral Health      

                  

 

 

 

 

TeachingBooks.net
http://www.teachingbooks.net/home

A portal to thousands of multimedia resources that enhance your reading experiences: find author interviews, book guides and lesson plans, video book trailers, audio and video book readings, pronunciation of names, booklists, and authors' personal websites and blogs.  
           (To log to this database, click the link, skip the ID box and type the Teaching Books password.)

 

 

 




Revised 09/18/2017 BHULL 

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