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Hawley Library Media Center Online Resources

Databases and E-books

General Information - Databases, magazines, newspapers and encyclopedias that cover many subjects

Britannica School

An award winning database which allows you to search almost any topic and will provide you with in-depth, reliable information in a variety of formats from articles to media content. You can create you own account within the database to save your research and can adjust the level of your content for easier reading.

Global Issues in Context

This database is designed to provide global awareness in our ever changing world, Global Issues in Context brings together news, perspectives, reference materials, primary source documents, audio, video, statistics, and more. Through these tools, you will be able to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world. Password is Hawley if you need it but cannot be posted.

Fact Cite

An award winning reference database covering a variety of curriculum areas. This database includes Biographies from Sports Champions to shapers of our Society, past and present, History and Defining Moments in US History, Science, Mythology and other Essential Information.

National Geographic

This ebook and database provides access to the National Geographic magazine from 1888 to the present. You will also find People, Animals and the World providing a wealth of information about our universe. This also allows cross searching with our Gale Virtual Reference Library resource. Check the green sheet or see the Librarians for the password.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

This database provides information about colleges, careers, job hunting skills and so much more! Check the green sheet or see the Librarians for the username and password.

Student Research Center

Student Research Center is the search engine for accessing magazines, newspapers, biographies, radio/TV transcripts and primary documents for basic research. The database covers all subjects. Provided by EBSCO.

MAS Ultra - School Edition

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines. Provided via EBSCO.

Seacoast Online

Local newspapers: Hampton Union, Portsmouth Herald, Exeter News-Letter. See Librarians for the password when needed.

Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided. Provided via EBSCO.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. Provided via EBSCO.

Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 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. Provided via EBSCO.


Curriculum Based Resources

Business

English

Faculity Resources

Health and Nutrition

Music

Science

Social Studies

World Languages


Business

  • Business Source Premier
    Business Source Premier is the industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Business Source Premier is superior to the competition in full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. This database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.
  • Regional Business News br /> This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Provided via EBSCO.
  • Historical Encyclopedia of American Business
    E-book Password: Hawley
  • Martha Stewart: Lifestyle Entrepreneur
  • Rachel Ray: Food Entrepeneur E-book
    Username: Hawley
    Password: 03842
  • Salem Press Ebooks Career Series
    Information about a variety of careers including communication, media, healthcare, law, criminal justice, hospitality, tourism and other related fields.
    Password: Hawley

English


Faculty Resources

  • ERIC
    ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966. Provided via EBSCO.
  • Professional Development Collection
    Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world. Provided via EBSCO.
  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s. Provided via EBSCO.

Health and Nutrition

  • Teen Health and Wellness
    Teen Health & Wellness: Real Life, Real Answers, the award-winning and critically acclaimed database from Rosen Publishing Online, provides students with curricular support and self-help on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity, family life, and more.
  • Health Source - Consumer Edition
    This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines. Provided by EBSCO.
  • Martha Stewart: Lifestyle Entrepreneur
  • Rachel Ray: Food Entrepeneur
  • Parkinson's Disease
    E-book
    Username: Hawley
    Password: 03842
  • Psychology and Mental Health
    E-book
    Password: Hawley
  • Teen CyberSmarts
    E-book series about online safety
    Username: winna
    Password: winna1

Music


Science

  • Science In Context
    Science In Context is the comprehensive database of science and math information and discovery with biographies, news clips, images and multimedia.
    Password: hawley
  • Green File
    GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records. Provided via EBSCO.
  • Salem Press Ebook Collection
    Remote Password: Hawley
    • Applied Science: Engineering and Mathematics
    • Applied Science: Science and Medicine
    • Applied Science: Technology
    • Encyclopedia of Global Resources

Social Studies

  • ABC-Clio
    ABC Clio Multi-Databases is the database of world and United States history including wars, movements, primary sources, daily life and timelines. A group a several databases, the search index explores all the databases to find information from many perspectives.
  • Opposing Viewpoints
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the database of arguments on both sides of many topics. Using professional essays, reference books, news, magazines, academic journals, statistics, primary sources and websites, the information is comprehensive.
  • Culture Grams
    Culture Grams is the database of cultural identity for the world and the United States including national anthems, graphs, tables, photos, videos and slideshows.

  • Salem Press Ebook Collection
    Remote Password: Hawley
    • Encyclopedia of Global Resources
    • Great Events From History: Modern Scandals
    • Great Events from History: The 19th Century
    • Great Lives From History: The Renaissance & Early Modern Era 1454-1600
    • Historical Encyclopedia of American Business
    • Milestone Documents of World Religions
    • Psychology and Mental Health
  • World Religions (14 volume set)
  • The 1920s and 1930s
    E-book Username: Hawley
    Password: 03842

World Languages