Middle School Databases

CultureGrams
Provides detailed cultural information on more than 200 countries, US states and the 13 Canadian provines.

Discovery Education
Educational videos, images, audio clips, resource materials, and much more to meet your digital media needs.

Explora Elementary
Provides an easy-to-use, graphically-appealing interface offering encyclopedia entries and journal articles on many kid-friendly topics.

Middle Search Plus
Contains full text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines, thousands of biographies and historical essays.

Newspaper Source
Provides cover-to-cover full text for over 40 U.S. & international newspapers, and selective full text for 389 regional U.S. newspapers. TV & radio news transcripts are also provided.

Science Reference Center
Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, and periodicals. Topics covered: biology, chemistry, health & medicine, physics, technology, and more.

SIRS Researcher
Delivers the pros and cons on today's complex social issues.

Explora
Students can research topics in a variety of subject areas by source type: magazines, newspapers, reference books, primary sources, biographies, photos, and more.

World Book
Online access to the World Book Encyclopedia. Includes additional content such as primary sources, images, maps, and more.