- CQ Researcher: a great place look for controversial issues and in-depth background information on a variety of current topics
- Topic Search: looking for a topic for your assignment? this database provides information on current issues and suggests great topics.
- Academic Search Premier: search here for journal articles on almost any topic
- ArticleFirst: index of more than 13,000 journals in many topic areas
- EBSCO Education Databases: search the ERIC, Teacher Reference Center, Professional Development Collection, Vocational and Career Collection, eBook Collection all at once - if you desire an article that is not available in full-text, we can request it for you
- ERIC: this is the place to go in you are looking for articles and data on teaching- don't forget we can order articles for you.
- Library, Information Sciences and Technology Abstracts (LISTA): over 600 library related journals are indexed on LISTA. A great place to check for literacy information.
- ProQuest Research Library: both abstracts and full-text articles on multi-disciplinary topics ranging from arts to medicine.
- Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection: a collection of articles on psychology, therapy, behavioral studies and personality issues; most are peer reviewed.
FIND NEWSPAPER ARTICLES
- Historical New York Times: actual articles back to 1851 from one of the world's most respected newspapers.
- National Newspapers Core: search the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and Washington Post all at the same time.
- Newspaper Source: find news articles from around the world
- Washington State Newsstand: articles from newspapers such as the Seattle Times and Tri-Cities Herald.
FIND BACKGROUND INFORMATION
- Culturegrams: find out about cultures, major exports and customs of countries and states around the world
- GPO Monthly Catalog: if the US Government prints it, you'll probably find it here.
- World Almanac: basic background information on all kinds of fascinating topics.
- WorldCat: a world-wide catalog of books and materials owned by libraries. We can order materials and have them brought to our library for you.