Databases

Digital Magazines


Flipster

Access our magazines from anywhere! Cross platform - download Flipster smart phone App or use a desktop.

Title List: Archeology, The Atlantic, Bon Appetit, Cicada, Cobblestone, Consumer Reports Buying Guide, Dig into History, Discover, ESPN, Faces, History Magazine, MacWorld, Muse, National Review, New Yorker, Newsweek, PC World, Popular Science, Science News, Sports Illustrated, Sports Illustrated Kids, Time, and The Week.


Databases


ABC-CLIO Databases Home Page - Access to all databases.

ABC-CLIO is an award-winning publisher with a fifty-year tradition of quality and integrity. All content in their online resources is reviewed and approved by subject experts, scholars and elite educators.

Access to individual databases:

American History

American History surveys American history from the colonial era and American Revolution through to the nation's rise to eminence as a global superpower, analyzing American political conflict, economic development, and changing culture and thought as they tell one continuous and continuing story of America's history.

Daily Life through History

In Daily Life through History discover details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful from their modern-day perspectives. A truly unique reference resource, DLtH explores ordinary life through time and across the globe, bringing the past to life through details and insights that turn flat descriptions of historical characters into real, "just like me" human beings. Supports American history classes and literature as well as cross-disciplinary resources for examining historical topics like food and cooking, celebrations, clothes, romance, work, religion, housing, language and social customs.

Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society

This database helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy - with authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on the most enduring and timely issues of the day.

World History: Ancient and Medieval

World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras explores ancient civilizations, dynasties, and empires and profiles city-states, countries, and regions of the ancient and medieval world. It encompasses intellectual developments, wars, religion, cultural practices, and more from prehistory through to the beginning of the Renaissance.

World History: The Modern Era

This resource will cover a broad range of topics in depth - the evolution of modern Europe since the Renaissance; concurrent developments in Asia, Africa, and the Islamic world; the global impact of the Industrial Revolution; and the last 100 years of conflicts and international cooperation.


Britannica School

Britannica School is the go-to site for learning more about any subject-for all grades and all reading abilities-offering thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended Web sites, and three separate databases-Elementary, Middle, or High.


EBSCO Host Research Databases

Gain access to Journals, Magazine, Newspapers, Encyclopedias, General Reference, Novel List, Literary Reference Center, Points of View, Salud en Espanol and Non-Fiction collection.


Facts on File

Available Databases: American History Online, American Women's History Online, African-American History Online, American Indian History Online, Modern World History Online, Ancient and Medieval History Online, World Atlas, Science Online, Health Reference Center, Curriculum Resource Center, Curriculum Resource Center: Junior Edition, Literary Reference Online, Ferguson's Career Guidance Center, Personal & Business Forms Online, and Chelsea House Biographies Online (New)


Gale Databases

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library - Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
  • Custom Newspapers - This newspaper collection is provided by the New Jersey State Library and includes New Jersey newspapers, the New York Times (full-text from January 1, 2000 to the present), plus many more national and international newspapers.
  • Informe 1994 - Dic. 2007 - Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

ProQuest

Delivers millions of articles from more than 8,000 full-text scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers.


Tools


Noodle Tools

Noodle Tools provides innovative software that teaches students and supports teachers and librarians throughout the entire research process.

  • Search intelligently
  • Assess the quality of results
  • Record, organize and synthesize information using online notecards
  • Format your bibliography in MLA, APA, or Chicago/Turabian style

Canvas

Mountain Lakes Learning Management System for students


Other Libraries


Mountain Lakes High School Library Catalog & Databases
Access MLHS Library catalog and databases.

Mountain Lakes Public Library

Access from school to the Mountain Lakes Public Library catalog and databases. May need library card number to use some features and databases.

Internet Public Library2

Homework help, special online collections, and "Ask a Librarian" feature is offered at this site.

JerseyClicks

"New Jersey's one stop library gateway to quality information." This site will search all of the New Jersey statewide databases simultaneously. These include databases from EBSCO, Gale, Facts on File, and Reference USA.