General Reference search
Search here to find books and other things in our school library.
The home page of World Book Advanced has a large search box at the top of the content area. On all other pages on the site, the search box is only at the upper right corner. Users can enter search terms into the search box to search for articles, dictionary definitions, maps, pictures, and media on the site.
This is the BIG database--thousands of magazines and journals. You'll want to know how to use this for university. Mrs. VK can help.
EBSCO's Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.
Nonfiction ebooks to support student research.
Canadian Student Research The Student Research Center (SRC) is EBSCO's interface designed for students in grades 8-11, but with subjects and content tailored for the research needs of Canadians.
The Globe delivers authoritative coverage of national, international, business, technology, arts, entertainment and lifestyle news. A good choice for Canadians who want in-depth reporting on the issues, facts and opinions that affect our domestic landscape and the world at large.
Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues.
Science in Context offers contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. It's a continuously updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Consumer Health Complete can help you find easily understandable health care and medical information. You can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.