Online Resources: Student Research

Search a wide array of resources including encyclopedias, newspapers, and databases for your school projects.

Britannica Library

The Encyclopedia Britannica online, plus a dictionary, thesaurus, world atlas, and more.

CultureGrams

Concise, reliable, and current content about countries, cultures, and people around the world. Includes teaching activities and curriculum standards.

eLibrary Curriculum Edition

One of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 students. Students can search for research paper topics and educators can search for resources that correlate to state and national standards including Common Core.

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History Study Center

A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day. Find reference books, essays, journal articles, historical newspaper and magazine articles, maps, rare books, government documents, transcripts of historical speeches, images, and video clips.

Learning Express Library

Interactive tutorials, practice tests, eBooks, flashcards, and articles for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation, career development and more.

New York Times

Full online access to the daily newspaper that has won more Pulizter Prizes and citations than any other news organization. Tambien disponible en español.

Newsbank

A comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues. Includes Wenatchee World and Seattle Times archives.

ProQuest

Scholarly journals, reports, working papers, and popular newspapers including The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and more.

ProQuest Learning: Literature

More than 180,000 full text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. Find author biographies and multimedia, literary criticism, essays, reviews, and interviews drawn from full text literary magazines and journals.

Rosetta Stone

Online language learning with 30 languages offered including English as a second language. También disponible en español.

SIRS Discoverer

General reference site for beginning learners and researchers in grades 1-9 with general research tools, science fair project ideas, pro/con articles on leading issues, animal facts, current events, and more.

Seattle Times Collection

The Seattle Times archives from 1985 – current with full color newspaper pages, individual full-text articles, and content only published online.

Washington Digital Newspapers

Washington State Library’s collection of digitized historic newspapers from across Washington state. All newspapers are searchable and easy to browse.

Wenatchee World Archives

Full-text access to local and regional news articles published in the Wenatchee World from 1991 to today.

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