NOTE: THE PASSWORD FOR ACCESS FROM HOME CHANGED ON 9/19/23. CHECK THE MEDIA CENTER CANVAS PAGE FOR THE NEW PASSWORD. Search all 21 databases. Click the select all button in the top left corner or click on an individual database name. If you aren't sure which database to search, look further down the list where databases are listed and described individually. EBSCO password needed for Remote Access.
The entire archive of the Associate Press is searchable on a YouTube channel. To be sure you're searching just AP Archive, click on the small search icon under the page header rather than the large search box at the top.
This database searches business-related publications. This includes newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires for the United States and Canadian provinces. Use this resource for business and political research. EBSCO password is needed for remote access.
This database includes scholarly journals and trade publications across business-related subject areas. Besides journals, you can also find market research reports, industry reports, and company profiles. EBSCO password needed for remote access.
Popular and professionally written information for patients and consumers covering all health-related topics from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine. Includes Health Source: Consumer Edition and Alt Health Watch databases. EBSCO password needed for remote access.
This reference contains over 65 essays covering themes and concepts of graphic novels, including genres, time periods, foreign language traditions, social relevance, and craftsmanship such as penciling and inking. For remote access you will need the password from the Media Center.
Search from general encyclopedias as well as subject-specific reference materials. This is a good place to start learning about a topic. You can search using your own terms or choose from the topic list on the site. Primary sources and multimedia resources are also available. Gale password needed for remote access.
These databases are provided by the MN legislature for all Minnesotans. Many of these are split out on our WHS resource page but there are a few unique ones that are not. The ebook collection holds over 11,000 titles. No password required within the state of Minnesota.
From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers - many with full text and images! Gale password needed for remote access.
Contains middle and high school-appropriate magazine, journal, and encyclopedia articles and also includes primary source documents, reference books, and multimedia. Includes Middle Search Plus, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Consumer Health Complete, Health Source - Consumer Edition, and Science Reference Center databases. EBSCO password needed for remote access.
Containing over 1,300 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Gale password needed for remote access.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.
Search for books and databases available through our public library system. Click on the A-Z databases link on the left to see the list of databases offered through the library. Databases you may find helpful include Opposing Viewpoints in Context, CQ Researcher, CultureGrams, JSTOR, Salem History, U.S. History in Context, World History in Context, and World Book Encyclopedia. Hennepin County Library card is needed to reserve books and for some database access.
This database features an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries and work overviews, full-text essays from leading publishers, literary reference books and monographs, cover-to-cover full text for literary magazines and journals, book reviews from the most prestigious publications, poems from hundreds of sources, short stories, classic texts, author interviews, and much more. EBSCO password needed for remote access.
Newspaper articles from hundreds of papers including the Minneapolis Star Tribune, St. Paul Pioneer Press, Sioux Falls Argus Leader, St. Cloud Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Barron's, USA Today, and many more. ProQuest password need for remote access.
Use this source to learn about different perspectives on an issue. Points of View is a searchable index of over 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from all sides of the political spectrum, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books.
Browse by category to see an overview of the topics along with point and counterpoint essays to accompany it. EBSCO password needed for remote access.
This site lines up both sides of an issue for easy comparison. Be sure to check out the A-Z list of Leading Issues to help you get started on a research project. ProQuest password needed for remote access. You may need to turn off pop-up blockers to access this site.
This is a great place to get a whole picture of a topic. Encyclopedia articles for topic overviews, current magazine and journal articles, as well as video, images, and audio are all together in one place.
Users can access this database without a username or password from anywhere in Minnesota. Outside of Minnesota, users will need a Minnesota library card number.
Online bibliography (citation) maker. Easy to follow templates walk the student through citation creation. The program also includes an outline maker and two note taking formats: Cornel and note card. Each student will need to set up an EasyBib account by registering with an email address and a password at school to receive the school premium version access. After registration the login and password will work from anywhere. There is an App available for i products to scan bar codes and create citations.
Requesting Materials from Other Libraries
We are able to request materials from other libraries. Please be sure you have looked in our databases prior to making a request. Include as much bibliographic information as you can.