Resources by Title


A

  • Academic Search Premier
    Information in academic journals and magazines for college-level research.
  • Agricola
    Citations from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library.
  • Alaska’s Digital Archives
    Alaska’s Digital Archives presents a wealth of historical photographs, albums, oral histories, moving images, maps, documents, physical objects, and other materials from libraries, museums and archives throughout our state.
  • Alt HealthWatch
    Complementary, holistic and integrated‚ health care and wellness information.
  • Auto Repair Reference Center
    Information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information and wiring diagrams for current and some vintage makes back to 1954.

B

  • Biography Reference Center
    More than 461,000 full-text biographies.
  • Book Collection: Nonfiction
    Full text entries on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more.
  • BrainPop
    Short animated films on science, social studies, English, math, engineering & tech, health and arts and music. Students may also take quizzes, do activities and view related videos.
  • BrainPop Spanish

    Spanish language animated videos on science, social studies, math, engineering & tech, health and arts & music and English and Spanish (differences between languages).

  • BrainPopJr (K-3)

    Short animated films for K-3 students on science, social studies, English, math, engineering & tech, health and arts and music. Students may also take quizzes, do activities and view related videos.

  • Business Articles (Business Source Premier specialized search)
    Specialized search interface for Business Source Premier and other resources from the EBSCO company.
  • Business Articles (Business Source Premier)
    General business articles.

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E

  • EbscoHost
    Link to all resources from the EBSCO company.
  • ERIC
    Information in educational areas via EBSCO.

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G

  • GreenFILE
    GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

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K

  • Kids Search
    For kids K-5, covers EBSCO Animals, Image Collection, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, Primary Search, TOPICSearch, American Heritage Dictionary and Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia. The Teachers Resources section covers Academic Search Premier, ERIC, and the Professional Development Collection.

L

  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
    Indexes more than 690 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
  • Live Homework Help
    Free online help from real tutors for Alaskan students in grades K-12 and college intro., seven days a week from 1 PM to Midnight AST.

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  • Science Reference Center
    A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text, science-oriented content.
  • Searchasaurus
    Searchasaurus is a colorful, easy-to-use search interface for elementary and middle school students which accesses three popular elementary and middle school databases (Primary Search®, Middle Search® Plus and Book Collection: Nonfiction™).
  • SLED
    SLED, the Statewide Library Electronic Doorway, is an easy-to-use World Wide Web site that connects people to library, government, local community, and Internet information resources
  • Small Business Reference Center
    Offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
  • Small Engine Repair
    Small Engine Repair Reference Center (SERRC) contains the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer http://www.clymer.com/). These manuals contain thousands of accurate and concise step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components.
  • Student Research Center
    Especially for grades 6-12, covers Health Source – Consumer Edition, Image Collection, MAS Ultra – School Edition, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, TOPICSearch, the American Heritage Dictionary and Columbia Encyclopedia. See Kids Search for a description of the Teachers Resources section
  • Student Resources in Context
    Provides up-to-date information from reference articles, magazine and newspaper articles. Also includes video and audio content from NBC, NPR and other news sources.

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  • Teacher Reference Center
    Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators
  • Teen Health & Wellness
    A comprehensive database that allows teens (and those who care about teens) to research health-related issues important to their well-being. It’s both a research/report tool and a self-help resource.
  • Testing and Education Reference Center
    Find colleges, graduate schools, specialty and career programs, and test preparation materials
  • TOPICSearch
    Current events topics

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