Research Databases

Online Databases Available for Research
**Passwords are needed to access from home - see PHS or LMS librarians

Proquest, eLibrary, Proquest Learning: Literature, History Study Center, Culturegrams,  & SIRS Discover

  • ProQuest :  Magazines, newspapers, books,transcripts, maps, pictures, web links, and audio/videofiles. 
  • eLibrary : Magazines, newspapers, books, transcripts, maps, pictures, web links, and audio/video files.
  • History Study Center : Proquest based - History Study Center offers valuable historical reference material that covers 14 centuries of history, from ancient to modern.
  • ProQuest Learning: Literature : Historical documents, maps, images and journal articles
  • Culturegrams : Reports onmore than 200 countries, each U.S. state, and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. Includes World Conflicts Today - ongoing conflicts throughout the world
  • SIRS Discoverer : Current events, almanac, encyclopedia, maps, biographies, dictionary/thesaurus.



Other online databases available

  • Background Notes : - a brief overview of countries people, geography, economy, government, language, education and international relations