Research Databases

A B C E F G H I L M N O P Q R S T W
List of research database titles, descriptions and links
Academic Search Premier Database homepage
Academic Search Premier

The world's largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,650 serials, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

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Biography Reference Bank Homepage
Biography Reference Bank

This biographical database offers in-depth profiles from Current Biography and World Authors, the periodical coverage of Biography Index and specialist content of Junior Authors & Illustrators. It provides full-text articles, images and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals.

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Driving Test homepage
Free Driving Test

We’ve got the official manuals you should study and the practice tests you should take to prepare for the written knowledge exams. The questions on our practice tests resemble those on the official knowledge exams, and we even have a question marathon for you so you can practice, practice, practice!

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Ohio Web Library homepage
Ohio Web Library

The Ohio Web Library provides access to its databases to all Ohio residents. Be sure to have your library card number on hand, as you may need to enter it to gain access to certain databases.

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias homepage
Oxford Research Encyclopedias

Digital encyclopedias that expand research on foundational topics, all written, peer-reviewed, and continuously updated by leading scholars.

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Points of View Reference Center Homepage
Points of View Reference Center

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

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Transparent Languages homepage
Transparent Languages

Combining extensive courses and supplemental resources for over 100 languages, including English, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system.

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World Book Kids homepage
World Book Kids

This online encyclopedia includes eBooks, videos, activities, read-aloud, and translation features. Lexile reading levels included.

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