The databases listed on this page have been selected as good ones to use when beginning your research. For access to the rest of our databases, click on the "Research Databases and Ebooks" tab above. The complete list of databases can also be found in "Folder 7. Media" on your network desktop. Click on the "Research Databases" icon in that folder for the full list.
All of these databases and ebooks may be accessed outside of school with the proper user ids and passwords. Look for the "Research Databases Home Access" file on your Edline homepage, or get the paper handout from the Library Media Center.
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Student Resources in Context: Biomes
Research Database: Science In Context
Gale's Science In Context is an excellent place to start looking for information for this project. enter your search term in teh search field below, or click on the box to go directly to the database.
Research Database: Science Reference Center
Another useful database for this project is EBSCO's Science Reference Center. You can use the search field below or you can go to the database home page and click on "More . . ." under "Issues: Pro & Con."
Research Database: Encyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition
Encyclopedia Britannica's Online School Edition will provide article at three different reading levels.