Q: How do I find the Username and Password?
A: The username and password for all the databases are on page 20 of the LRHS student handbook.
Online Databases and Subscriptions
JSTOR provides access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Occupational Outlook Handbook is the government's premier source of career guidance featuring an A-Z Index of hundreds of occupations - such as carpenters, teachers, etc.
Major Administrative U.S. Government Data Sets
A gold mine of statistical resources hidden on every resource link!
Gale Virtual Reference Library
is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Gale PowerSearch is a search platform unlike any other, providing libraries with a sophisticated yet simple solution for managing a wealth of periodical, reference, multimedia and primary source information.
Literature & ELA
Bloom's Literary Reference Online Link
Examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.
Science in Context
Science In Context is an engaging online resource that provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science
Science Online Online
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments.
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that supercharges reading engagement and learning in every subject.
Opposing Viewpoints Link
This cross-curricular research database covers social issues from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana and supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes.
Pros and cons of controversial issues. Read pro and con arguments for and against topics such as medical marijuana, euthanasia, prostitution, gun control, and many more.
Advocacy Web Sites Links to web sites designed to influence you.
Using Information Effectively
CITATION AND REFERENCE TOOLS
PURDUE ONLINE WRITING LAB
Annotated Bibliography Help
MLA Citations Help
Annotated Bib Help
U.S. History in Context
U.S. History In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History.
Trial Ends: 11/30/2018
American History is an indispensable resource for student research. Spanning our nation’s history—from prehistory to the present day.
Trial Ends: 12/16/2018
World History in Context
World History In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History.
Ancient and Medieval History
Ancient and Medieval History provides thorough coverage of world history from prehistory through the mid-1500s.
Trial Ends: 12/17/2018