research shift
  • Student Resources in context

    Student Resources In Context (9-12)
    Broad cross curricular collection including reference, primary sources, podcasts, video,  scholarly journals, and more.  Google Drive compatible



    Encyclopedia Britannica
    One of the world's most widely read encyclopedias, Britannica School Edition brings rich content to elementary, middle, and high school students.  This online version also includes videos, podcasts, and other related materials.



     Explora TEEN

    A very large collection of ebooks, reference, newspapers and magazines targeted at high school students.

  • Research in Context

    Research In Context (6-10)
    Designed for middle school and up, this database includes extensive content for all academic disciplines focused on middle school curriculum. Deep coverage of middle school and high school periodical contents.


    Points of View reference center

    Points of View Reference Center
    Contains more than 380 core topics, each with an overview, point,and counterpoint. Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students’ ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues, and write or debate an effective argument on the topic.


    electronic library for Minnesota


    This is your home space for accessing ALL the online databases provided for the citizens of Minnesota. It includes ebooks, newspapers, encyclopedias, museum collections, and more.   If prompted for a password, use "elm4you".