Databases


American Heritage Magazine
Magazine articles on American history. If you can't read the magazine article, bring the Month, Year and Page Number to the media center we may have a copy of the magazine.

Awesome Stories
No need to sign-up or log-in, just click on a button or link near bottom of page. Includes primary sources; audio-clips, documents, pictures, slide-shows, and videos.

Britannica Encyclopedia School Edition
Atlas, Dictionary, Thesaurus, Timelines, Videos.

Children' Magazine Guide
Elementary and Middle School magazine articles on art, American history, biography, careers, cultures, health, science, sports, world history, etc.

Dakota County Newspaper Index
Dakota County Tribune 1980-current; Eagan Sun Current 1993-current; Burnsville Sun Current 1995-current. Contact a Public Library to read any articles.

Dakota County Research Tools
Public Library Databases (Need your Public Library barcode.) Includes Historical New York Times 1851-2005 and HOMEWORK HELP - Homework Rescue/Brainfuse

Discovery Streaming (formerly United Streaming)
Pictures and videos on art, careers, health, language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, world languages, etc.

EBSCO Database Collection
18 databases - Biographies, encyclopedias, ERIC, health, magazine articles, news, pictures and points of view.

First.gov
U.S. government publications, including American history and military information.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (13 eBooks in 8 languages)

‚ÄčGreenFILE
Enviornmental resouces.

Historical Newspapers
Newspapers 1880-1922.

LISTA
Library, information science & technology abstracts from mid-1960s to current.

MCIS Jr.
Career information. Each student has a password for their own information. Contact the BMS Counselors if you have questions.

National Geographic Magazine
Fulltext articles begin in July 1997. If you can't read the magazine article, bring the Month, Year and Page Number to the media center we may have a copy of the magazine.

NetLibrary
Electronic books in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life and physical sciences, business, computers, and more. Includes Cliff's Notes and Nolo books.

OCLC Database Collection
15 databases - Click on Databases tab to select the database to search. Books, e-books, ERIC, government publications, health, magazine articles and World Almanac.

Pioneer Press Newspaper
Current and past issues of the newspaper. Includes MCA practice tests.

Popular Science Magazine
1873 - 2009

ProQuest Newsstand
Newspapers from around the world 1977-Current, including Star Tribune 1986-current. To access the Historical Minneapolis Tribune 1867-1922, click on the drop-down arrow by "Database."

Science.gov
Science Information

Teacher Reference Center
Teacher and administrator books, journal and magazine articles.

World Book Online
Atlas, dictionary, encyclopedia, and explore Minnesota. To access Spanish Language World Book, click on bottom of first screen.

World Digital Library
Audio, books, manuscripts, maps, photographs and videos that relate to the history and culture of UNESCO countries.