Electronic Resources

Passwords to all databases are available in hard copy from the librarian or any teacher. They cannot be posted to the website.  

Facts on File databases: 

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center
Writer’s Reference Center

We have access to the following resources, courtesy of NOVELNY (New York Online Virtual Electronic Library):  

EBSCO databases:  

EBSCO Databases Login


 History Reference Center
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
EBSCOhost Espanol – Spanish Interface 

Grolier Online: 

With over 55 million words, 50,000 websites, and several hundred thousand magazine articles, finding authoritative, age-appropriate and subject specific information is easy. Users have access to award-winning databases, special features, multimedia presentations, an interactive atlas, dictionaries, and much more. Grolier Online provides resources tailored specifically for teachers and students, all contained within a structured and monitored environment.


 Includes access to the Encyclopedia Americana, New Book of Knowledge and Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia as well as Roget’s II: The New Thesaurus and the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition.

  INFOTRAC Gale Group databases: 
INFOTRAC Gale Group Databases


 Academic OneFile
General OneFile
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Business and Company ASAP
Custom Newspapers
New York State Newspapers
InfoTrac Newsstand

Health Reference Center Academic
Agriculture Collection
Business Economics and Theory
Communications and Mass Media Collection
Computer Database
Criminal Justice Collection
Culinary Arts Collection
Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Expanded Academic ASAP
Fine Arts and Music Collection
Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection
General Business File ASAP
Home Improvement Collection
Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Popular Magazines
Psychology Collection

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY connects New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The New York Library Initiative is a proposal for permanent state funding for NOVELNY, a pilot project for the Statewide Internet Library.
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