You can research using the Library databases from home or in the Library to find up-to-date and historical information!
Academic OneFile (Gale)
Geared toward older students, faculty, and researchers, contains over 12,000 journals and reference sources, many of which are peer-reviewed and full text. Academic OneFile has extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and more. Academic OneFile also includes some major reference sets including Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, and Encyclopedia of World Biography.
Grolier Encyclopedias (Scholastic) Help (PDF)
Full-text access to the following encyclopedias:
Encyclopedia Americana - In-depth research and worldwide current events for older students and adults.
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia - Quick reference and rich media for middle school and high school students.
The New Book of Knowledge - Reference and current events for elementary readers and older.
Gannett Newsstand (ProQuest) - Full-text articles from 85 Gannett newspaper titles from local and regional coverage from across the country. Included are the NYS newspapers: Ithaca Journal; Journal News (White Plains); Poughkeepsie Journal; Press & Sun Bulletin (Binghamton); Rochester Democrat and Chronicle; and Star-Gazette (Elmira). Available from home. Funded by NOVEL, an electronic resource access project that enables libraries across New York State to give their communities online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers and other references.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale Cengage Learning) - A comprehensive social issues database providing pro/con viewpoint articles, reference information, statistics, journal and newspaper articles, images, and web links to develop and enhance critical thinking skills for everything from social studies projects to debate preparation.
NYTimes News Summaries
PBS Online News Hour
CNN Education with Student News
Newslink (newspaper and radio news by state)
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
The Holocaust: A Learning Site for Students
The Victorian Web
Today in History