Literature & English Language Arts
Bloom's Literature: Examines writers, works, characters, and influential movements and events in literature. FACTS ON FILE.
Gale ebooks--Literature & Lang. Arts: Includes critical, historical, and thematic analysis of literature, drama, poetry, non-fiction; and other related subjects. GALE
Literary Reference Center: Covers broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Wide range of subjects covered including plot summaries, literary criticism, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, short stories and novels, and author interviews. EBSCO.
Literature Resource Center: Biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers. GALE.
Poetry & Short Story Reference Center: Coverage includes classic and contemporary poems as well as short stories, biographies and authoritative essays. EBSCO.
General Resources for Literature & Eng. Lang. Arts
Academic OneFile Select: Coverage on a wide range of topics. Provides millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other highly credible periodicals—including thousands of podcasts and transcripts from NPR and CNN as well as videos from BBC Worldwide Learning. GALE.
Academic Search Complete: Coverage on a wide range of topics. Includes peer-reviewed full text for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) research, as well as for the social sciences and humanities. EBSCO.
Biographies Online: Middle school and high school resource presenting full length biographies of over 800 of the most important, influential, and interesting personalities. CHELSEA HOUSE.
Biography Reference Center: Coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published). EBSCO.
eBooks EBSCO Full Collection: Multidisciplinary eBooks representing a broad range of subjects, material, and audiences. Searches Academic, High School, Public and K-8 collection. EBSCO.
Encyclopedia Britannica High School: Multimedia, reading-level appropriate nonfiction content for grade 9-12 students. Content includes encyclopedia articles, images, multimedia elements, eBooks, novels, and essays, along with a translation tool for 50+ languages and read-aloud functionality.
Explora for High School: Provides hundreds of popular magazines and reference books for high school libraries. Covers subjects such as art, history, sports, and music. Includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents. Also includes photos, maps, and flags. EBSCO.
Explora for Public Libraries: Arts, biography, business, current events, geography and culture, health, history and social science, science and math. EBSCO.
Gale eBooks: (Formerly "GVRL"--Gale Virtual Reference Library) Unlimited access to top academic reference and nonfiction books. GALE.
Gale in Context--Global Issues: Authoritative content and academic perspectives on international issues, empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world. GALE.
Gale in Context--High School: Includes coverage of multiple subjects in an engaging student experience merging magazines, news, multimedia and more. Content is updated daily. GALE
Gale in Context--Opposing Viewpoints: Continuously updated information and opinions covering hot issues. GALE.
Humanities Source: Covers literary, scholarly and creative thought. Ideal for students, researchers, and educators interested in any aspect of the humanities. EBSCO.
Issues and Controversies: Coverage of hundreds of today's hot topics, with unbiased analysis and rich related resources. FACTS ON FILE.
JSTOR: Access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.
MAS Complete: Designed for high school libraries and offers coverage of popular high school magazines and reference books. Wide range of subjects offered including art, history, sports and music. Over 1,000,000 photos, maps and flags. EBSCO.
MasterFILE Complete: Content from popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources. Covers wide range of subjects including business, health, fashion, sports, and personal finance. EBSCO.
New York Times--Historical Newspaper: offers coverage from 1851-2015, including news articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, cartoons, and more. An outstanding primary resource.
Newspaper Source Plus: Provides coverage from newspapers, newswires, and news magazines. TV, radio transcripts, and ongoing daily updates from popular news sources are also included. Primary full coverage newspapers are The Washington Post and USA Today. EBSCO.
Points of View Reference Center: Presents multiple sides of an issue. Helps students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills. EBSCO