These databases are available 24/7 in school and at home (Ancestry only at school). Please see Mrs. Perkins for passwords to use these databases at home.
Ancestry.com is a resource for researching the genealogy and history of specific individuals. This access is only available when clicking the link while in school, and cannot be remotely accessed from home. Records at ancestry.com include birth, marriage, and death records, census data, military records, immigration records and much more. This includes access to Fold3, a collection of historical documents and newspapers.com, a database of historical newspapers. (Click the links separately, while in school to access).
Contains comprehensive coverage of topics in the humanities, including Language Arts, Social Studies, Art and Music. These articles will contain more than a print encyclopedia, making it a recommended source for its images, periodical article links, and suggested “best” websites on a variety of topics.
EBSCOhost - contains multiple databases with full-text articles from thousands of magazines, academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and books.
History Reference Center
Literary Reference Center
Points of View
Science Reference Center
Facts on File (also called Infobase) is available through Morris County Library – please use your public library barcode to access these databases
Bloom’s Literary Reference Online
Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center
Health Reference Center
History Research Center
Issues & Controversies
The World Almanac for Kids Online
World Geography & Culture Online
Contains more than 2,000 academic journals, nearly 20,000 books, and 2 million primary source objects in the Arts and Sciences.
An online environment that brings together content, tools, and people interested in plant science.
A digital library of scholarly resources from and about Africa.
Contains 2,500 diverse sources including local newspapers, historical newspapers, international news agencies, periodicals, wire services, television and radio transcripts, science journals, United Nations documents, U. S. Historical documents and statistical publications. A prime feature of this database is the ability to search for articles on a topic as it was covered in major newspapers across the nation.
E-Library –offers more than 2,000 full-text sources from magazines, newspapers, books, tv/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips.
ProQuest Historical NY Times is available through Morris County Library – please use your public library barcode to access this database.