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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.


STEM Database

The STEM Database delivers a comprehensive collection of more than 500 magazines and journals designed to support studies in science, tech, engineering and math subject areas. Disciplines covered include earth, life, physical, medical, mathematics and applied sciences, such as engineering.

ProQuest Central Student

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!

SIRS® Renaissance®

SIRS® Renaissance®—Current Perspectives on the Arts & Humanities—is a reference database that provides dynamic information on the following topics: architecture and design, culture, literature, multimedia, music, performing arts, philosophy and religion, and visual arts. Full-text articles are selected from more than 1,500 domestic and international publications. Many articles are accompanied by full-color images, including art reproductions, photographs, and illustrations.


eLibrary®—the user-friendly general reference tool—delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed to support every range of user, including elementary students, college-prep and college-level researchers, and professional educators. Educators can even search for resources that correlate to state and national standards.

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SIRS Issues Researcher - 2015 CODiE Finalist, 2014 Library Journal Best Databases

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™ 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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Ebook Central

With the widest selection of content, the most flexibility, and backed with the market’s most sophisticated administrative engine, Ebook Central enables libraries to significantly improve users’ ebook research outcomes and boost the productivity……

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Cookies, Consent, and Policies: Your Privacy at ProQuest

Our customers trust us to safeguard their and their users’ data, and we take that responsibility very seriously.

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Bess, You Is Your Own Woman Now

We explore the splendor of Porgy and Bess, as well as depictions of race and gender in the long-beloved opera.

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