Proquest Basic Search
Will Include eLibrary, Central Student, eBook Central, & all the videos from Research Companion
Databases are appropriate for Grades 3-12.
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Links and Description of databases
Culture Grams- Concise social, cultural, and political information on countries, U.S. states, and provinces around the world. (Grades 3-12)
Great for state or country reports. Contains Sections: World, States, Provinces, and a kids edition for the younger grades
SIRS Discoverer- A general reference database providing safe, reliable, curriculum-aligned content and features for use by students and educators. (Grades 3-9)
Great for argumentative research. Lower reading level database with sections on Famous People, Country States & Provinces, Controversial Issues, & Animals
SIRS Issues Researcher- Pros and cons on 360+ (and growing) complex social issues with relevant, credible information that tells the whole story on the major questions of the day. (Grades 6+)
Great for argumentative research. Middle school and high school level.
eLibrary- General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for novice researchers. (Grades 6+)
Great for general or informative research. Middle school and high school level
Central Student- Designed to bring instant results to users across thousands of journals, magazines, newspapers, videos, reports, and more. This resource brings together some of ProQuest's most used databases in education, humanities, psychology, science, social sciences, and news. (Grades 9+, IB, AP, College Prep)
Great for higher level in-depth research. Although this is a K-12 research database, there are thirteen databases within this one resource that will give you some of the highest level results available
Research Companion- A self-guided product that supports information literacy, writing, and research skills instruction.(Grades 8+)
Great tool for teachers and students to learn how to do research. These learning modules are designed as step by step lessons with instruction, questions, videos, and other tools on how to find, evaluate and use information.
eBook Central- eBook subscription database of over 13,000 titles that supports English Language Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Health, Physical Education, Information Literacy and Technology. (Grades 9+, possibly some content for Middle School, also includes professional development content for faculty)
Great for higher level in-depth research. This is an ebook platform and is different than the other resources provided by proquest. They are books and you need to set up an account to be able to check them out. You must first access eBook central while at school and set up and account before you can access it at home. We cannot help retrieve account information.
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