Student Resources

Academic OneFile

Search full-text peer reviewed journals from 1980-present


Annals of American History

Primary documents, speeches, images & multimedia resources

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Britannica 21st Century Explorer

Designed for ESL & adult literacy students

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Career Cruising

Career profiles and college information

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Diversity Studies Collection

Search 150 journals on cultural differences from 1980-present


Elibrary Elementary

K-12 students can search books, magazines, newspapers, images and transcripts.


Students can search magazines, encyclopedias, images and maps.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Search the full text of popular reference e-books


General Science Collection

Search 300 publications on physics, mathematics, technology & scientific issues

Grolier Online

Encyclopedia Americana, Multimedia Encyclopedia, & New Book of Knowledge

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Kids Infobits

K-5 students can search books, magazines & newspapers


Learning Express Library

Includes SAT, GRE, TASC practice exams and career guidance for students and adults

Literature Resource Center

Literary criticism, reviews & biographical information on 130,000 writers worldwide



Information on poems, short stories, essays, speeches & plays


Live Homework Help – Service available from 2-10 PM daily including Spanish assistance

Free access to thousands of free online training videos and courses. There is a course for everyone.


Mango Language Learning

Learn 71 foreign languages & 19 English as a Second Language courses

Novelist Plus K-8

Grade school fiction & non-fiction reader’s advisory service with reviews & what to read next

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Current event overviews & opinions


Learn 80 foreign languages. Includes 50 ESOL courses & access to U.S. citizenship exam preparation lessons.

Research Library

Search academic subjects from over 4,000 publications from 1960-present


Salem History

Search for information on American history from the 50s, 60s, & 70s including full text historical documents from 1763 – 2003

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Salem Literature

Critical Insights on Austen, Dickens, Hemingway, Twain and more

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Science In Context

Search earth science, space, technology, life science, mathematics and biographical resources

Sesame Street Ebooks

Collection of over 160 interactive ebook & audiobook titles

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Tumble Book Library

Collection of animated, talking picture books for elementary age students

Homework help, resume writing, career assistance and test preparation service

U.S. History In Context

Search scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, books & videos for events and issues in American history.

World Data Analyst

Snapshots, comparisons, and statistics for Countries of the World

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World History In Context

Search primary documents, articles, maps & books for historical events and topics.