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Secondary Resources

Grolier Online
Rich multimedia databases, including Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia, New Book of Knowledge, America the Beautiful, The New Book of Popular Science, Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre en Linea. All provide quick access to encyclopedia articles, web links, and full-text periodical articles all with a single search.

Facts On File Online
Extensive resources such as Science On-line, American Women's History, Genetics On File, World History On File, African American History On File, Geography On File plus many other curriculum-related databases.

Florida eChoices
The career exploration and information system from bridges.com for the state of Florida.

Gale (Middle) (Senior)
Fully integrated databases which include the Literature Resource Center, Student Resource Center Bronze and Junior, Infotrac Student and Junior Edition, and Kid's Edtion.

Knowledge Source (SIRS)
SIRS Knowledge Source (SKS) is a comprehensive database portal which is comprised of several distinct reference databases including SIRS Researcher®, SIRS Government Reporter®, SIRS Renaissance®. Updated daily and fully lexiled, SIRS Knowledge Source provides relevant, credible information on social issues, science, history, government, the arts and humanities. Full-text articles and Internet resources are carefully selected from thousands of domestic and international publications and respected organizations.

Miami Herald 1983 - Current: Complete full-text content of local and regional news.
Noticias En Espanol:  Articles in Spanish that cover the United States, Latin America, and the world. Includes a diversity of source types: newspapers, wire services, and periodicals. Articles and interface are in Spanish.

One Place
One Place provides a federated search which makes using our district-licensed online databases even more powerful than ever before.  Now you can visit just one place and enter your search terms for selected databases or all databases.  

WorldBook Online Reference Center (All levels-One year trial)
Includes all of the articles from the venerable World Book Encyclopedia, our Spanish Language Encyclopedia, correlations to Florida teaching standards, and an extensive interactive dictionary and atlas. Also included is World Book Kids, designed for primary scholars with thousands of easy-to-read articles, a wealth of hands-on activities to engage different types of learners, and teacher resources. Additionally, the World Book Research Libraries offers a broad collection of historically important documents as well as e-book versions of classic literature.

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