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Student Resources That Align to Learning Benchmarks

Public libraries support not only general research; they’ve become centers for homework help. With the advent of Common Core State Standards, it’s critical that library resources are correlated directly to learning benchmarks. Educators and students can quickly find standards-aligned articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, and global issues with SIRS Issues Researcher. ProQuest’s eLibrary offers quality digital media such as transcripts, periodicals and graphics, while CultureGrams provides concise, reliable country reports with local perspectives.

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eLibrary® Australasia

eLibrary Australasia is the perfect resource for delivering full-text and multimedia reference essentials to Australia and Asia schools and libraries.

ProQuest Central K12

Get more of what you need to serve high school and college-prep level programs. Articles from more than 8,000 full-text scholarly journals and more!

ProQuest® Learning: Literature

ProQuest® Learning: Literature provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. This unique resource also offers secondary sources such as author biographies and multimedia, as well as literary criticisms, essays, reviews, and interviews drawn from more than 100 full-text literary magazines and journals.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™

With ProQuest Historical Newspapers, trace the Revolutionary War rebel cause, Reconstruction after the Civil War, learn about a break-through medical discovery, the inauguration of a world leader, both world wars, the Civil Rights Movement, experiment with a tasty new recipe, laugh at a comic strip and experience the birth of freedom —all from one source.

Ethnic Newswatch™

Ethnic Newswatch™ is a full-text subscription database containing newspapers, magazines, journals, and newsletters of the ethnic, minority, and native press. Designed to provide the other side of the story, ENW titles offer additional viewpoints from those proffered by the mainstream press.

Career & Technical Education Database

The definitive source for vocational information, the Career & Technical Education Database includes over 790 titles, with more than 700 available in full text.

History Study Center

History Study Center offers valuable historical reference material that spans from ancient times through today's current events. It houses more than 40,000 documents that showcase significant historical events.

eLibrary® Science

eLibrary® Science offers targeted science content and tools along with unique video and interactive content found in no other online science reference resource. It is designed to support the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences in schools and libraries of all sizes.

CultureGrams™

CultureGrams™ is the leading primary source reference for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.

SIRS® Decades®

The use of source documents offers learners a direct glimpse into the past. But without context, these sources can confuse as often as illuminate. SIRS® Decades® places these resources into a relevant framework for understanding. The solution features more than 5,000 hand-selected primary and secondary source articles highlighting key events, movements, people, and places in twentieth-century America.

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SIRS® Issues Researcher

When it comes to helping researchers make sense of the major issues of the day, SIRS® Issues Researcher makes the grade by offering only the very best article selections from more than 2,000 sources from around the globe.…

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CultureGrams™

CultureGrams™ is the leading primary source reference for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and……

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ProQuest Dissertation and Theses Dissemination

ProQuest Dissertation and Theses Dissemination takes responsibility for preserving and disseminating graduate research for our university and college partners.…

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Unique resources for understanding the presidential force of law at the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066.

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