Below is a list Resources available to students and staff
Offers more than 1,500 full-text sources, with an easy-to-use search interface. Includes, magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips. Please see your librarian for the username and password.
Offers comprehensive publication collections, in both full-text and full page image, that meets a wide range of research demands, from general reference to advanced subject matter. Please see your librarian for the username and password.
Provides pictures, recipes, and biographies of famous people from over 187 countries of the world, as well as the United States.
Offers more than 25,000 carefully edited encyclopedia articles to suit the educational level of the users most likely to use them, from grades 4-12 and adults.
An online library of current event topics: the facts as well as the arguments of each topic's proponents and detractors.
Gale Virtual Reference Library is an online print version of the following titles: Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, Countries & Their Culture, Encyclopedia of World Biography, Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World, Encyclopedia of the Nations, Contemporary Fashion, and Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear through the Ages.
The U.S. government’s complete geographical handbook, featuring full-color maps and flags of all nations and geographical entities. Each country profile tracks such demographics as population, ethnicity and literacy rates, as well as political, geographical and economic data.
This database contains job descriptions for more than 340 occupations, as well as information on training programs and schools in Washington state. Please see your librarian for the username and password.
The Occupational Outlook Handbookis produced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics which provides career information describing what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Provides photographs, audio sound bites, graphics and text. Please see your librarian for the username and password.
Citation Machine is an interactive Web tool designed to assist teachers in modeling the proper use of information property.
This is an academic search engine specifically designed for school use. This site provides fast and easy access to more than 180,000 high quality, pre-screened, and educationally relevant K-12 online resources.
Please see your librarian for username and password.