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Karam Library Catalog & Other Libraries

Destiny Library Catalog

Search print books and e-books owned by the Bishop McDevitt Library, as well as resource collections prepared for specific courses.

Dauphin County Library System

Search the Dauphin County Library System for eBooks, audiobooks, music & movies through Overdrive and other online resources.

Books, Movies & More in a Pennsylvania Library

Search collections from over 1,500 PA libraries with 41 million books, audio, reference, movies, and more. See librarian to request books.

Junior Library Guild Digital

Read ebooks from JLG Digital here. New titles added regularly. Download the JLG app to read on your device.

Internet Archive Open Library

An open library of e-books to be borrowed.

General Reference

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

SIRS Issues Researcher

SIRS Issues Researcher organizes sources in a pro/con format to provide opposing viewpoints on an issue as well as full-text resources.

ProQuest eLibrary

Easy-to-use search interface organizes more than 2,000 full-text sources into trending topics and common research assignments.

Gale In Context: High School

An engaging student experience merges magazines, news, multimedia and more.

Gale In Context: Middle School

Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers

Gale Academic OneFile

Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

Academic Search Main Edition

Designed for academic institutions, Academic Search Main Edition provides full-text and peer-reviewed journals. Subjects covered include biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion and theology, and more.

Time Magazine

Access digital editions of Time and Time for Health.

Gale OneFile: News

Regional, national, and world newspapers

ProQuest

Search for articles general reference, science, technology, education and careers.

Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines

The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources

AP Newsroom

View the greatest events in world history with photographs, audio sound bites, video, and graphics, for over 185 years. Over 3,000 photos/images/sound bites/graphics added daily, including audio and visual snapshots.

Gale eBooks

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

PowerTeens Library Resources

POWER Teens provides online resources including full-text research e-resources, collections of photographs and documents, the statewide catalog of materials held in libraries throughout Pennsylvania, and the option to chat with a librarian.

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Arts

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Gale OneFile: Fine Arts

Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields

Business & Careers

Salem Press Career e-Books

Explore and research various careers using the Salem Press career e-books.

Gale OneFile: Business

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

PA Job Resources

The Pennsylvania Career Guide is a valuable resource as you make those all-important career decisions. The Education Planner is a public service of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and serves as your one-stop career and college planning website. Pennsylvania's Career Link helps match employees to jobs;

ProQuest Business

Search full-text articles available on ProQuest on subjects related to business.

Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Wall Street Journal

Search the full text of the Wall Street Journal online through ProQuest.

Health

Gale Health and Wellness

Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more.

Salem Press Health E-Books

Adolescent Health & Wellness, Magill's Medical Guide, & Salem Health: Addictions, Substance Abuse & Alcholism

History & Humanities

Gale In Context: U.S. History

Academic articles, videos, primary documents, and more on topics in U.S. history

Gale In Context: World History

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in world history

Issues & Controversies in History

Presented in a pro/con format that clearly explains both sides of the historical dispute, each article is supported by a timeline and a wealth of primary sources.

Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History

Brings the past to life with a curated collection of images and documents directly from th ...

Salem Press History e-Books

Read and search history topics in e-books from Salem Press.

Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

Gale OneFile: Psychology

Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more

Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Smithsonian

Search articles from Smithsonian Magazine and other news from the Smithsonian Institution focusing on science, history, art, popular culture and innovation.

Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism

Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

Literature

Bloom

Bloom's LIterature includes critical essays, author biographies and character analyses, the full text of hundreds of books and over 1,000 classic works of literature, discussion questions, full-length poems, essays on writing papers, full-length videos of classic stage performances and film adaptations of literary works, and a Shakespeare Center that pulls together all of Bloom's content relating to Shakespeare.

Gale Literature

Literary content integrates with subject indexing for a full research experience.

Gale Literature: LitFinder

Literary works, biographies, images and much more for the lit student.

Gale Literature Resource Center

Biography, criticism, and overviews on writers and specific works in all disciplines

Salem Press Literature e-Books

Read Salem Press Critical Insights series for literary criticism.

Gale Books and Authors

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Science & Environment

ProQuest Science & Technology

The ProQuest STEM database includes more than 500 scholarly journals and popular science magazines. All coverage is front-to-back full-text, with images and graphics reproduced exactly as they appear in the original editions.

Gale Interactive: Science

Users can manipulate and explore 3D interactive models, allowing students to visualize and ...

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

Gale In Context: Environmental Studies

Multimedia coverage of environmental issues, including health care and climate change.

Gale OneFile: Science

Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.

Salem Press Science e-Books

View all Salem Press e-books on science, technology and the environment.

Smithsonian

Search articles from Smithsonian Magazine and other news from the Smithsonian Institution focusing on science, history, art, popular culture and innovation.

Gale OneFile: Agriculture

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

Science Reference eBook Collection

Explore science from over 230 full-text eBooks! This collection of reference titles covers a wide variety of topics such as animals, biology, climate change, computing, engineering, experiments, life science, nature, oceans, physical science, and weather.

Book Club

Book Club Schedule for 2020-21

Titles selected by McD Book Club for reading and discussion during the 2020-21 school year.

2019-20 Book Club Selections

Books read by the McD Book Club in the 2019-20 school year.

2018-19 Book Club Selections

Books read by the McDevitt book club during the 2018-19 school year.

Magazines & Newspapers

Atlantic

Since its founding in 1857, the goal of The Atlantic has been "to publish the most urgent essays, the most vital literature; they wanted to pursue truth and disrupt consensus without regard for party or clique."

Time Magazine

Access digital editions of Time and Time for Health.

National Geographic

Read current issues of National Geographic or search the archives dating back to 1888.

Smithsonian

Search articles from Smithsonian Magazine and other news from the Smithsonian Institution focusing on science, history, art, popular culture and innovation.

Week

The Week is a weekly magazine with news , culture, business, political cartoons and puzzles.

AP Newsroom

View the greatest events in world history with photographs, audio sound bites, video, and graphics, for over 185 years. Over 3,000 photos/images/sound bites/graphics added daily, including audio and visual snapshots.

Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines

The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources