ONLINE DATABASES

What is a database?? A collection of information organized & stored together on the web.

Here  are the subscription online resources the Edmond Public School district & state of Oklahoma provide for us. You can use them on any of the school and media center computers. You can also use most of these at home via this website. (See Mrs. Adler or Mrs. Andrus to get your copy of Sequoyah’s research brochure with passwords to use these :).

Ebsco  You can search magazines, newspapers, newswires, images, journals,  ERIC documents etc.  from around the world on this collection of online databases.  After accessing the login page, choose school libraries or one of the other databases to begin your search.

World Book Online  This favorite encyclopedia is online with several special features, including Today in History & Current Events sections, a dictionary, links to selected websites, and others.  This is easy to search on and use.

Culturegrams Online  Information about all of the countries in the world, including basic facts like maps,  population, people, flags, national anthems–plus customs, greetings, & recipes, This is a great, easy-to-use resource

Britannica Online School Edition    Gives students in grades K-8 access to two encyclopedias and other resources.

Library Catalog      Access via this district link  http://destiny.edmond.k12.ok.us/  to browse books in our collection.  Don’t forget to use the Webpath Express link in the Destiny Library catalog, which  gives you websites to use for your information needs.