Online Databases

@ Your Oakton Library

Information regarding these online sources.

  • Passwords are case-sensitive and required for home access.
  • Passwords are posted on the Oakton HS Library Blackboard site under Research Databases.
  • Works Cited Information: Use MLA format Citing Web Publications or NoodleTools database.
  • All Works Cited Information can be found on the Oakton HS Library Blackboard site.

Databases as Library Resources

ABC CLIO

ABC CLIO

  • American & World History
  • Geography from Ancient to Modern Times
  • ABC_CLIO eBook Collection
​​Access World News

Access World News

  • Provides global primary source content of real world events. 

 

 

Britannica School encyclopedia

Britannica School 

  • An online encyclopedia

Britannica School Encyclopedia

Britannica Moderna

  • An online encyclopedia in Spanish

Ebsco Library

EBSCOhost

  • A database that includes full-text articles and abstracts of articles in magazines, journals and newspapers.

GALE LEARNING

Gale

Gale provides a variety of databases including:

  • Global Issues
  • Environmental Studies
  • Opposing Viewpoints
  • U.S. History
  • World History
  • Biography
  • Literature Resource Center

infobase

 

Infobase

  • Issues & Controversies
  • Science Online

Access Science

McGraw-Hill

  • AccessScience
 

MyOn

myOn

  • Digital book library of easy readers

PRO Quest

ProQuest

  • Proquest
  • SIRS Knowledge Source
  • CultureGrams

salem

Salem Press

  • Decades
  • Great Events from History
  • Great Lives from History
  • Milestone Documents
  • Musicians and Composers
  • Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues 
Science Direct

ScienceDirect

  • Health and Life Sciences

tumble

TumbleBook Library

  • Online book collection of easy readers

tumble cloud

TumbleBook Cloud

  • Online collection of ebooks, read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books 

world book

World Book

  • Online Reference Center
  • World Book Discover
  • World Book Advanced
  • Spanish-Language Encyclopedia
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Living Green