Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
Picture Book Database Combines data from many online and print sources, picture books, publisher, author, and illustrator websites, to catalog picture books by author/illustrator, subjects, artistic styles, characters, genres, age ranges, etc. 1845-current no
PressDisplay Provides instant online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format.  The ever-expanding collection currently includes more than 2,000 U.S. and international titles—from 100 countries in 56 languages.  Current editions with up to a 60-day backfile yes
Primary Search Primary Search contains full text for more than 50 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for over 100 student pamphlets. Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, and features the Funk + Wagnall's New Encyclopedia, which provides students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. This database also provides the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection of 91,000 photos, maps and flags. 1984-present partial