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Digital Resources for: "homework"

Academic Search Premier

Full-text articles to support research in science, engineering, physics, technology, religion, and philosophy. Includes access to video from the Associated Press (AP).

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Brainfuse HelpNow

  • Homework Help, 2-11 pm daily
  • Skill-Building
  • Personalized eLearning Tools
  • 24-Hour Writing Lab
  • Homework Question Submission
  • Adult Learning Center
  • Foreign Language Lab/Spanish-Speaking Support

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Brainfuse JobNow

  • Homework Help
  • Job Seeker Assistance
  • Resume Assistance
  • Interview Prep
  • Live Assistance
  • Career Resources
  • Skill-Building
  • Personalized eLearning Tools
  • 24-Hour Writing Lab
  • Homework Question Submission
  • Foreign Language Lab/Spanish-Speaking Support

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Literary Reference Center

Novels, short stories, poems, plot summaries and synopses, and literary criticism. Research guides, lesson plans, and citation tools support student learning.

MasterFile Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world’s leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags.

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MasterFile Complete – Magazines

Popular magazines and academic journals on topics such as biography, history, careers, cooking, literature, genealogy, health, parenting, personal finance, politics, architecture, science, current events, social-emotional health, sports, and travel for school or personal enjoyment.

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Middle Search Plus

Resources to support middle school students, including biographies, magazines, primary source documents, photos, maps, and flags. Includes Sports Illustrated Kids, Scholastic News, National Geographic and dozens more. Articles include reading level indicators (Lexile).

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New York Times

Full text from June 1980 – today. Includes abstracts from January 1969 – May 1980.

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Points of View Reference Center

Resources for students to understand issues, develop criticial thinking skills, and develop persuasive arguments. Includes essays, overviews, articles, and transcripts on, citizens’ rights, earth and environmental issues, global issues, health and medicine, and media and communications.

Primary Search

Resources to support elementary school students, including encyclopedias specifically for kids, articles from children’s magazines including Highlights and Junior Scholastic, and a large image collection.

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ProQuest Global Newsstream

Search the most recent global newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites, as well as archives through the 1980s. Content includes articles from over 3100 state, regional, national, and international newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal, Daily Herald, Washington Post, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and more.

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RBdigital

Over 4,000 audiobooks and latest issues of popular magazines, including Cosmopolitan, The Economist, ESPN, Esquire, Forbes, National Geographic, New Yorker, Newsweek, Oprah, OK!, RollingStone, US Weekly, and Vanity Fair. Formerly Zinio.

Loan Information

  • Check out titles for 21 days
  • Borrow up to 10 titles at a time

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Science in Context

Key concepts taught in school classrooms, including Earth Science, History of Science, Life Science, Physical Science, Science and Technology, Science as Inquiry, Space Science, and more.

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Science Reference Center

Full-text articles to support research in applied sciences, biology, chemistry, earth and space science, and energy. Includes the Science Image Collection, a database of high-quality science images from National Geographic, UPI, Getty, NASA, and Nature Picture Library.

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TumbleMath

Math story books and quizzes to help with any subject, available anywhere online. Lessons include animation, narration, and highlighted text so kids can follow along! Best-selling series like Math Start, Math Counts, Sir Cumference, Mouse Math, and lesson plans for teachers.

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