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AMERICAN ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY HISTORICAL PERIODICALS COLLECTION

The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collections include digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals from the American Antiquarian Society, the premier library documenting the life of America s people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction.

The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collections include digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals from the American Antiquarian Society, the premier library documenting the life of America s people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction.

AMERICAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY JOURNALS

This is a resource provided compliments of the American Physical Society on 5/19/11. It can only be used on campus. The journals in this database are upper level physics journals and are available at the request of Mount View High School science teachers.

This is a resource provided compliments of the American Physical Society on 5/19/11. It can only be used on campus. The journals in this database are upper level physics journals and are available at the request of Mount View High School science teachers.

CHURCHILL ARCHIVE

The complete Churchill Archive offers cross-searchable access to more than 800,000 pages of original documents containing everything from Sir Winston Churchill s personal correspondence with family, friends, royalty and presidents to important historical documents illuminating the events of the two wars that shaped the international political reality we live with today. The Churchill Archive provides a unique insight into the life and times of a leading figure of modern history.

The complete Churchill Archive offers cross-searchable access to more than 800,000 pages of original documents containing everything from Sir Winston Churchill s personal correspondence with family, friends, royalty and presidents to important historical documents illuminating the events of the two wars that shaped the international political reality we live with today. The Churchill Archive provides a unique insight into the life and times of a leading figure of modern history.

CHURCHILL ARCHIVE FOR SCHOOLS

The Churchill Archive for Schools provides an expanding range of classroom-ready resources specially written and developed by leading history educators to support the teaching of History at secondary level.rnrnInvestigations in the form of challenges or questions have been prepared to introduce students to archive sources.rnrnEach investigation contains six to eight documents from the Churchill Archive, together with background information, to help students interpret the sources, and to understand and answer the investigation.rnrnSpecially designed by leading educators to enrich high school history and political science curricula.rnrnStudents will get close to the action of WWI and WWII exploring primary source material surrounding one of the most dynamic figures of the 20th Century: Sir Winston Churchill.rnrnPerfectly in tune with the CCSS focus on using compelling informational texts to build persuasive writing skills.rnrnAn in-depth resource for teachers with lesson tips and suggested topical investigations of key issuesrnrnAn excellent practice tool for mastering AP Test DBQ s!rnrnFor on-campus access click on the title of the database. For off-campus access please see the librarian.

The Churchill Archive for Schools provides an expanding range of classroom-ready resources specially written and developed by leading history educators to support the teaching of History at secondary level.rnrnInvestigations in the form of challenges or questions have been prepared to introduce students to archive sources.rnrnEach investigation contains six to eight documents from the Churchill Archive, together with background information, to help students interpret the sources, and to understand and answer the investigation.rnrnSpecially designed by leading educators to enrich high school history and political science curricula.rnrnStudents will get close to the action of WWI and WWII exploring primary source material surrounding one of the most dynamic figures of the 20th Century: Sir Winston Churchill.rnrnPerfectly in tune with the CCSS focus on using compelling informational texts to build persuasive writing skills.rnrnAn in-depth resource for teachers with lesson tips and suggested topical investigations of key issuesrnrnAn excellent practice tool for mastering AP Test DBQ s!rnrnFor on-campus access click on the title of the database. For off-campus access please see the librarian.

CLASSROOM VIDEO ON DEMAND

Classroom Video On Demand is the first true, dedicated high school streaming video subscription of its kind. This complete, multi-subject video solution offers one-stop shopping for students, librarians, and teachers. There is a wealth of material appropriate for basic through AP courses and research. There are 16,000 full-length videos and 170,000 video clips. Clips and videos are added to the database regularly.rnrnFor on-campus access please click on the database title above. Please see the librarian for the username and password to gain access anywhere off-campus.

Classroom Video On Demand is the first true, dedicated high school streaming video subscription of its kind. This complete, multi-subject video solution offers one-stop shopping for students, librarians, and teachers. There is a wealth of material appropriate for basic through AP courses and research. There are 16,000 full-length videos and 170,000 video clips. Clips and videos are added to the database regularly.rnrnFor on-campus access please click on the database title above. Please see the librarian for the username and password to gain access anywhere off-campus.

Digital Theatre +

For English Language Arts classes and for anyone interested in theater arts, we have a new library database, Digital Theatre +. There are top-notch productions of hundreds of plays, from the ancient Greek playwrights, to Shakespeare, Moliere, and many contemporary works as well. There are dramatic works of tragedy and comedy as well as musical theater. Each presentation of a production offers the ability to watch the play in full screen mode, as well as giving links to interviews with actors, directors and designers explaining their creative process. It is also possible to watch a play in short sections divided by act and scene. Included too are extensive resources for teachers to integrate

For English Language Arts classes and for anyone interested in theater arts, we have a new library database, Digital Theatre +. There are top-notch productions of hundreds of plays, from the ancient Greek playwrights, to Shakespeare, Moliere, and many contemporary works as well. There are dramatic works of tragedy and comedy as well as musical theater. Each presentation of a production offers the ability to watch the play in full screen mode, as well as giving links to interviews with actors, directors and designers explaining their creative process. It is also possible to watch a play in short sections divided by act and scene. Included too are extensive resources for teachers to integrate

EDUCATION RESEARCH COMPLETE (EBSCO)

Designed especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers, these databases include EBSCO Professional Development Collection, ERIC, and Teacher Reference Center. Together these provide full text access to highly specialized collections of over 500 of the best education journalsincluding Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and more. You will also find lesson plans, program ideas, white papers on trends in education, and much more.rnrnSee the librarian for a password to access this resource off campus.

Designed especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers, these databases include EBSCO Professional Development Collection, ERIC, and Teacher Reference Center. Together these provide full text access to highly specialized collections of over 500 of the best education journalsincluding Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and more. You will also find lesson plans, program ideas, white papers on trends in education, and much more.rnrnSee the librarian for a password to access this resource off campus.

Gale eBooks

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

MEDSCAPE

Medscape from WebMD offers the Web s most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. A username and password is required for full use of this tool. See the librarian for the username and password.

Medscape from WebMD offers the Web s most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. A username and password is required for full use of this tool. See the librarian for the username and password.

NEWSBANK

NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues. There are two newspaper databases included. Access World News provides access to several thousand newspapers from around the world for current topics in the news. America's Historical Newspapers, 1690 - 2000 provides scanned images of newspapers from the years 1690-2000. It is an excellent primary source for historical events in America.

NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues. There are two newspaper databases included. Access World News provides access to several thousand newspapers from around the world for current topics in the news. America's Historical Newspapers, 1690 - 2000 provides scanned images of newspapers from the years 1690-2000. It is an excellent primary source for historical events in America.

Salem Press Resources

The library currently owns 69 Salem Press reference resources in print. The links below provide access to those reference books in electronic format. Coverage includes many reference works in Literature, History, Health, Science, and Careers. The database can be searched as a single resource, or within a subject category, or within an individual title. See the librarian for an introduction and help using Salem Press titles. All of the titles can be viewed and searched by clicking on the On Campus link below. If you are Off Campus you will need a password to use the database. See the librarian to get the password.

The library currently owns 69 Salem Press reference resources in print. The links below provide access to those reference books in electronic format. Coverage includes many reference works in Literature, History, Health, Science, and Careers. The database can be searched as a single resource, or within a subject category, or within an individual title. See the librarian for an introduction and help using Salem Press titles. All of the titles can be viewed and searched by clicking on the On Campus link below. If you are Off Campus you will need a password to use the database. See the librarian to get the password.

Gale Academic OneFile

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

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

Gale OneFile: Agriculture

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

American FactFinder

Extensive peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

Extensive peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

Ancestry.com Library Edition

The world's most popular consumer online genealogy resource is available to use in Maine K-12 school libraries.

The world's most popular consumer online genealogy resource is available to use in Maine K-12 school libraries.

Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids

A resource to help inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government through publications and information distributed by the Gov't.

A resource to help inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government through publications and information distributed by the Gov't.

Gale Books and Authors

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Gale OneFile: Business

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

Business Premium Collection

A combination of popular business databases to provide your library with a truly comprehensive business research solution.

A combination of popular business databases to provide your library with a truly comprehensive business research solution.

Career Transitions

Identify jobs, create resumes and find education/training programs.

Identify jobs, create resumes and find education/training programs.

ChiltonLibrary.com

Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

Gale OneFile: Communications and Mass

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

Congress.gov ( Legislative Information)

Provides full-text access to the Congressional Record, bills, public and private laws, roll call votes, and schedules of both houses.

Provides full-text access to the Congressional Record, bills, public and private laws, roll call votes, and schedules of both houses.

Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies

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

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

EBSCOhost Ebook Collection

A collection of 7,989 e-books on a wide variety of topics for all ages.

A collection of 7,989 e-books on a wide variety of topics for all ages.

ERIC - Education (U.S. Dept. of Ed.)

This comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information is for educators, researchers, and the general public.

This comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information is for educators, researchers, and the general public.

EconLit

Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature.

Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature.

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Environmental Complete

Extensive coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. Offering full text and indexing for journals, books and monographs.

Extensive coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. Offering full text and indexing for journals, books and monographs.

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

Gale OneFile: Fine Arts

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

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

Gale LegalForms

Create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle.

Create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle.

Gale Literary Sources

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

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

Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

Gale In Context: Environmental Studies

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

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

Gale OneFile: Gender Studies

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Gale General OneFile

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Gale OneFile: Science

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

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

Global Newsstream

Search the most recent global news content in over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format

Search the most recent global news content in over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format

Google Scholar

Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

Google Translate

Google's free service instantly translates words, phrases, and web pages between English and over 100 other languages

Google's free service instantly translates words, phrases, and web pages between English and over 100 other languages

GreenFile

A free research database that provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments.

A free research database that provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments.

Gale Health and Wellness

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

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

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

A resource that offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text from leading hobby and craft magazines.

A resource that offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text from leading hobby and craft magazines.

Gale OneFile: Home Improvement

Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Gale OneFile: News

Regional, national, and world newspapers

Regional, national, and world newspapers

Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability

Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

Kids InfoBits

Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

LearningExpress Library

An eLearning solution that provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more

An eLearning solution that provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more

Literature Resource Center

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

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

Maine Memory Network

A project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 260 organizations from across Maine.

A project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 260 organizations from across Maine.

Maine News

Search through the Bangor Daily News, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel, Maine Times, Portland Press Herald and Sun Journal dating back to 1980.

Search through the Bangor Daily News, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel, Maine Times, Portland Press Herald and Sun Journal dating back to 1980.

Maine Secretary of State Kids' Page

Information for K-12 on the State of Maine as well as links to other student programs from the Secretary of State's Office.

Information for K-12 on the State of Maine as well as links to other student programs from the Secretary of State's Office.

MedlinePlus

The National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families for reliable, up-to-date health information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.

The National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families for reliable, up-to-date health information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.

Merriam-Webster

Online full-text of Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus as well as a wealth of language related information.

Online full-text of Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus as well as a wealth of language related information.

Gale OneFile: Military and Intelligence

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

MyHeritage (Library Edition)

Contains internationally diverse genealogy databases. Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and resources that span the past five centuries.

Contains internationally diverse genealogy databases. Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and resources that span the past five centuries.

National Geographic Kids

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.

Nature

Online version of Nature, a British multidisciplinary scientific journal. A top academic journal that publishes original research across a wide range of scientific fields.

Online version of Nature, a British multidisciplinary scientific journal. A top academic journal that publishes original research across a wide range of scientific fields.

Niche Academy

An award winning online learning platform that includes quick video tutorials for many of the resources you ll find in the Digital Maine Library.

An award winning online learning platform that includes quick video tutorials for many of the resources you ll find in the Digital Maine Library.

NoveList K-8 Plus

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them.

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them.

Novelist Plus

A database for reading recommendations to help readers of all ages find information on books

A database for reading recommendations to help readers of all ages find information on books

Gale OneFile: Nursing and Allied Health

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines

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

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

Pro Citizen

A Pronunciator Language Learning Tool, this course will prepare you for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the Naturalization Test.

A Pronunciator Language Learning Tool, this course will prepare you for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the Naturalization Test.

Gale OneFile: Leadership and Management

A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

Pronunciator Language Learning

Self-paced language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages.

Self-paced language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages.

Gale OneFile: Psychology

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

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

Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Gale In Context: Middle School

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

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

Gale Literature: Scribner Writer Series

Signed essays on 2,000 authors and genres from the acclaimed print series.

Signed essays on 2,000 authors and genres from the acclaimed print series.

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

Gale In Context: High School

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

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

The World Factbook

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Gale Literature: Twayne's Author Series

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world withi ...

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world withi ...

Gale OneFile: U.S. History

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

U.S. Newstream

Provides access to the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s

Provides access to the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s

Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Wall Street Journal

A daily business and financial newspaper with high marks for factual reporting. It has a focus upon business and economy but often reports on related topics in politics, arts and world events.

A daily business and financial newspaper with high marks for factual reporting. It has a focus upon business and economy but often reports on related topics in politics, arts and world events.

Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism

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

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

Wold Book Discover

Engages with easy-to-understand content, interactive multimedia and text-to-speech. Includes activities aimed at teaching life skills.

Engages with easy-to-understand content, interactive multimedia and text-to-speech. Includes activities aimed at teaching life skills.

World Book Early World of Learning

For K-3rd graders, this site offers a children's encyclopedia, and several resources.

For K-3rd graders, this site offers a children's encyclopedia, and several resources.

World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

The Spanish-language version of the World Book Encyclopedia; providing the same quality information to Spanish-speaking learners. Grades 2-6.

The Spanish-language version of the World Book Encyclopedia; providing the same quality information to Spanish-speaking learners. Grades 2-6.

World Book Kids

For K-5th graders, this online encyclopedia presents information in a child-friendly manner.

For K-5th graders, this online encyclopedia presents information in a child-friendly manner.

World Book Student

Connects students with a variety of multimedia and articles, while providing tools to teachers to support an inquiry-driven or flipped classroom curriculum.

Connects students with a variety of multimedia and articles, while providing tools to teachers to support an inquiry-driven or flipped classroom curriculum.

World Book Timelines

Browse existing timelines in a variety of subjects or create custom timelines using articles from the World Book encyclopedia to visualize the cause and effect relationship between selected events.

Browse existing timelines in a variety of subjects or create custom timelines using articles from the World Book encyclopedia to visualize the cause and effect relationship between selected events.

World Fact Book (CIA)

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Gale OneFile: World History

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

WorldCat

WorldCat.org compiles and organizes the holdings of thousands of libraries globally, making it the world's largest bibliographic database.

WorldCat.org compiles and organizes the holdings of thousands of libraries globally, making it the world's largest bibliographic database.

Business

Gale OneFile: Business

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

Business Premium Collection

A combination of popular business databases to provide your library with a truly comprehensive business research solution.

A combination of popular business databases to provide your library with a truly comprehensive business research solution.

Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability

Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

The World Factbook

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Careers

Career Transitions

Identify jobs, create resumes and find education/training programs.

Identify jobs, create resumes and find education/training programs.

Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Education

EDUCATION RESEARCH COMPLETE (EBSCO)

Designed especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers, these databases include EBSCO Professional Development Collection, ERIC, and Teacher Reference Center. Together these provide full text access to highly specialized collections of over 500 of the best education journalsincluding Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and more. You will also find lesson plans, program ideas, white papers on trends in education, and much more.rnrnSee the librarian for a password to access this resource off campus.

Designed especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers, these databases include EBSCO Professional Development Collection, ERIC, and Teacher Reference Center. Together these provide full text access to highly specialized collections of over 500 of the best education journalsincluding Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and more. You will also find lesson plans, program ideas, white papers on trends in education, and much more.rnrnSee the librarian for a password to access this resource off campus.

ERIC - Education (U.S. Dept. of Ed.)

This comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information is for educators, researchers, and the general public.

This comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information is for educators, researchers, and the general public.

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Gale OneFile: Leadership and Management

A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

Wold Book Discover

Engages with easy-to-understand content, interactive multimedia and text-to-speech. Includes activities aimed at teaching life skills.

Engages with easy-to-understand content, interactive multimedia and text-to-speech. Includes activities aimed at teaching life skills.

General

CLASSROOM VIDEO ON DEMAND

Classroom Video On Demand is the first true, dedicated high school streaming video subscription of its kind. This complete, multi-subject video solution offers one-stop shopping for students, librarians, and teachers. There is a wealth of material appropriate for basic through AP courses and research. There are 16,000 full-length videos and 170,000 video clips. Clips and videos are added to the database regularly.rnrnFor on-campus access please click on the database title above. Please see the librarian for the username and password to gain access anywhere off-campus.

Classroom Video On Demand is the first true, dedicated high school streaming video subscription of its kind. This complete, multi-subject video solution offers one-stop shopping for students, librarians, and teachers. There is a wealth of material appropriate for basic through AP courses and research. There are 16,000 full-length videos and 170,000 video clips. Clips and videos are added to the database regularly.rnrnFor on-campus access please click on the database title above. Please see the librarian for the username and password to gain access anywhere off-campus.

Gale eBooks

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

Salem Press Resources

The library currently owns 69 Salem Press reference resources in print. The links below provide access to those reference books in electronic format. Coverage includes many reference works in Literature, History, Health, Science, and Careers. The database can be searched as a single resource, or within a subject category, or within an individual title. See the librarian for an introduction and help using Salem Press titles. All of the titles can be viewed and searched by clicking on the On Campus link below. If you are Off Campus you will need a password to use the database. See the librarian to get the password.

The library currently owns 69 Salem Press reference resources in print. The links below provide access to those reference books in electronic format. Coverage includes many reference works in Literature, History, Health, Science, and Careers. The database can be searched as a single resource, or within a subject category, or within an individual title. See the librarian for an introduction and help using Salem Press titles. All of the titles can be viewed and searched by clicking on the On Campus link below. If you are Off Campus you will need a password to use the database. See the librarian to get the password.

American FactFinder

Extensive peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

Extensive peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

EBSCOhost Ebook Collection

A collection of 7,989 e-books on a wide variety of topics for all ages.

A collection of 7,989 e-books on a wide variety of topics for all ages.

Gale General OneFile

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Global Newsstream

Search the most recent global news content in over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format

Search the most recent global news content in over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format

Google Scholar

Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

Google Translate

Google's free service instantly translates words, phrases, and web pages between English and over 100 other languages

Google's free service instantly translates words, phrases, and web pages between English and over 100 other languages

LearningExpress Library

An eLearning solution that provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more

An eLearning solution that provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more

Merriam-Webster

Online full-text of Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus as well as a wealth of language related information.

Online full-text of Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus as well as a wealth of language related information.

Niche Academy

An award winning online learning platform that includes quick video tutorials for many of the resources you ll find in the Digital Maine Library.

An award winning online learning platform that includes quick video tutorials for many of the resources you ll find in the Digital Maine Library.

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines

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

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

Pro Citizen

A Pronunciator Language Learning Tool, this course will prepare you for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the Naturalization Test.

A Pronunciator Language Learning Tool, this course will prepare you for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the Naturalization Test.

Gale In Context: High School

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

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

U.S. Newstream

Provides access to the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s

Provides access to the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s

Wall Street Journal

A daily business and financial newspaper with high marks for factual reporting. It has a focus upon business and economy but often reports on related topics in politics, arts and world events.

A daily business and financial newspaper with high marks for factual reporting. It has a focus upon business and economy but often reports on related topics in politics, arts and world events.

World Book Student

Connects students with a variety of multimedia and articles, while providing tools to teachers to support an inquiry-driven or flipped classroom curriculum.

Connects students with a variety of multimedia and articles, while providing tools to teachers to support an inquiry-driven or flipped classroom curriculum.

World Fact Book (CIA)

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

Produced by the CIA, the World Factbook summarizes information about countries and other international entities, such as demographics, geography, communications, government, and economy.

WorldCat

WorldCat.org compiles and organizes the holdings of thousands of libraries globally, making it the world's largest bibliographic database.

WorldCat.org compiles and organizes the holdings of thousands of libraries globally, making it the world's largest bibliographic database.

Health

MEDSCAPE

Medscape from WebMD offers the Web s most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. A username and password is required for full use of this tool. See the librarian for the username and password.

Medscape from WebMD offers the Web s most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. A username and password is required for full use of this tool. See the librarian for the username and password.

Gale Health and Wellness

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

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

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

MedlinePlus

The National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families for reliable, up-to-date health information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.

The National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families for reliable, up-to-date health information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.

Gale OneFile: Nursing and Allied Health

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

History

CHURCHILL ARCHIVE

The complete Churchill Archive offers cross-searchable access to more than 800,000 pages of original documents containing everything from Sir Winston Churchill s personal correspondence with family, friends, royalty and presidents to important historical documents illuminating the events of the two wars that shaped the international political reality we live with today. The Churchill Archive provides a unique insight into the life and times of a leading figure of modern history.

The complete Churchill Archive offers cross-searchable access to more than 800,000 pages of original documents containing everything from Sir Winston Churchill s personal correspondence with family, friends, royalty and presidents to important historical documents illuminating the events of the two wars that shaped the international political reality we live with today. The Churchill Archive provides a unique insight into the life and times of a leading figure of modern history.

CHURCHILL ARCHIVE FOR SCHOOLS

The Churchill Archive for Schools provides an expanding range of classroom-ready resources specially written and developed by leading history educators to support the teaching of History at secondary level.rnrnInvestigations in the form of challenges or questions have been prepared to introduce students to archive sources.rnrnEach investigation contains six to eight documents from the Churchill Archive, together with background information, to help students interpret the sources, and to understand and answer the investigation.rnrnSpecially designed by leading educators to enrich high school history and political science curricula.rnrnStudents will get close to the action of WWI and WWII exploring primary source material surrounding one of the most dynamic figures of the 20th Century: Sir Winston Churchill.rnrnPerfectly in tune with the CCSS focus on using compelling informational texts to build persuasive writing skills.rnrnAn in-depth resource for teachers with lesson tips and suggested topical investigations of key issuesrnrnAn excellent practice tool for mastering AP Test DBQ s!rnrnFor on-campus access click on the title of the database. For off-campus access please see the librarian.

The Churchill Archive for Schools provides an expanding range of classroom-ready resources specially written and developed by leading history educators to support the teaching of History at secondary level.rnrnInvestigations in the form of challenges or questions have been prepared to introduce students to archive sources.rnrnEach investigation contains six to eight documents from the Churchill Archive, together with background information, to help students interpret the sources, and to understand and answer the investigation.rnrnSpecially designed by leading educators to enrich high school history and political science curricula.rnrnStudents will get close to the action of WWI and WWII exploring primary source material surrounding one of the most dynamic figures of the 20th Century: Sir Winston Churchill.rnrnPerfectly in tune with the CCSS focus on using compelling informational texts to build persuasive writing skills.rnrnAn in-depth resource for teachers with lesson tips and suggested topical investigations of key issuesrnrnAn excellent practice tool for mastering AP Test DBQ s!rnrnFor on-campus access click on the title of the database. For off-campus access please see the librarian.

Maine Memory Network

A project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 260 organizations from across Maine.

A project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 260 organizations from across Maine.

Gale OneFile: Military and Intelligence

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

Gale OneFile: U.S. History

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism

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

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

World Book Timelines

Browse existing timelines in a variety of subjects or create custom timelines using articles from the World Book encyclopedia to visualize the cause and effect relationship between selected events.

Browse existing timelines in a variety of subjects or create custom timelines using articles from the World Book encyclopedia to visualize the cause and effect relationship between selected events.

Gale OneFile: World History

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

Hobbies

Ancestry.com Library Edition

The world's most popular consumer online genealogy resource is available to use in Maine K-12 school libraries.

The world's most popular consumer online genealogy resource is available to use in Maine K-12 school libraries.

ChiltonLibrary.com

Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

A resource that offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text from leading hobby and craft magazines.

A resource that offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text from leading hobby and craft magazines.

Gale OneFile: Home Improvement

Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

MyHeritage (Library Edition)

Contains internationally diverse genealogy databases. Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and resources that span the past five centuries.

Contains internationally diverse genealogy databases. Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and resources that span the past five centuries.

Humanities

Digital Theatre +

For English Language Arts classes and for anyone interested in theater arts, we have a new library database, Digital Theatre +. There are top-notch productions of hundreds of plays, from the ancient Greek playwrights, to Shakespeare, Moliere, and many contemporary works as well. There are dramatic works of tragedy and comedy as well as musical theater. Each presentation of a production offers the ability to watch the play in full screen mode, as well as giving links to interviews with actors, directors and designers explaining their creative process. It is also possible to watch a play in short sections divided by act and scene. Included too are extensive resources for teachers to integrate

For English Language Arts classes and for anyone interested in theater arts, we have a new library database, Digital Theatre +. There are top-notch productions of hundreds of plays, from the ancient Greek playwrights, to Shakespeare, Moliere, and many contemporary works as well. There are dramatic works of tragedy and comedy as well as musical theater. Each presentation of a production offers the ability to watch the play in full screen mode, as well as giving links to interviews with actors, directors and designers explaining their creative process. It is also possible to watch a play in short sections divided by act and scene. Included too are extensive resources for teachers to integrate

Gale OneFile: Communications and Mass

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies

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

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

Gale OneFile: Fine Arts

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

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

Gale OneFile: Gender Studies

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Kids

Kids InfoBits

Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

Maine Secretary of State Kids' Page

Information for K-12 on the State of Maine as well as links to other student programs from the Secretary of State's Office.

Information for K-12 on the State of Maine as well as links to other student programs from the Secretary of State's Office.

National Geographic Kids

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.

Gale In Context: Middle School

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

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

World Book Early World of Learning

For K-3rd graders, this site offers a children's encyclopedia, and several resources.

For K-3rd graders, this site offers a children's encyclopedia, and several resources.

World Book Kids

For K-5th graders, this online encyclopedia presents information in a child-friendly manner.

For K-5th graders, this online encyclopedia presents information in a child-friendly manner.

Law

Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids

A resource to help inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government through publications and information distributed by the Gov't.

A resource to help inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government through publications and information distributed by the Gov't.

Congress.gov ( Legislative Information)

Provides full-text access to the Congressional Record, bills, public and private laws, roll call votes, and schedules of both houses.

Provides full-text access to the Congressional Record, bills, public and private laws, roll call votes, and schedules of both houses.

Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Gale LegalForms

Create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle.

Create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle.

Literature

Gale Books and Authors

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

EconLit

Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature.

Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature.

Gale Literary Sources

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

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

Literature Resource Center

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

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

NoveList K-8 Plus

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them.

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them.

Novelist Plus

A database for reading recommendations to help readers of all ages find information on books

A database for reading recommendations to help readers of all ages find information on books

Gale Literature: Scribner Writer Series

Signed essays on 2,000 authors and genres from the acclaimed print series.

Signed essays on 2,000 authors and genres from the acclaimed print series.

Gale Literature: Twayne's Author Series

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world withi ...

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world withi ...

Magazines/Journals

AMERICAN ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY HISTORICAL PERIODICALS COLLECTION

The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collections include digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals from the American Antiquarian Society, the premier library documenting the life of America s people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction.

The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collections include digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals from the American Antiquarian Society, the premier library documenting the life of America s people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction.

Gale Academic OneFile

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

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

Gale OneFile: Agriculture

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

Newspapers

NEWSBANK

NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues. There are two newspaper databases included. Access World News provides access to several thousand newspapers from around the world for current topics in the news. America's Historical Newspapers, 1690 - 2000 provides scanned images of newspapers from the years 1690-2000. It is an excellent primary source for historical events in America.

NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues. There are two newspaper databases included. Access World News provides access to several thousand newspapers from around the world for current topics in the news. America's Historical Newspapers, 1690 - 2000 provides scanned images of newspapers from the years 1690-2000. It is an excellent primary source for historical events in America.

Gale OneFile: News

Regional, national, and world newspapers

Regional, national, and world newspapers

Maine News

Search through the Bangor Daily News, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel, Maine Times, Portland Press Herald and Sun Journal dating back to 1980.

Search through the Bangor Daily News, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel, Maine Times, Portland Press Herald and Sun Journal dating back to 1980.

Science

AMERICAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY JOURNALS

This is a resource provided compliments of the American Physical Society on 5/19/11. It can only be used on campus. The journals in this database are upper level physics journals and are available at the request of Mount View High School science teachers.

This is a resource provided compliments of the American Physical Society on 5/19/11. It can only be used on campus. The journals in this database are upper level physics journals and are available at the request of Mount View High School science teachers.

Environmental Complete

Extensive coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. Offering full text and indexing for journals, books and monographs.

Extensive coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. Offering full text and indexing for journals, books and monographs.

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

Gale In Context: Environmental Studies

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

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.

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

GreenFile

A free research database that provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments.

A free research database that provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments.

Nature

Online version of Nature, a British multidisciplinary scientific journal. A top academic journal that publishes original research across a wide range of scientific fields.

Online version of Nature, a British multidisciplinary scientific journal. A top academic journal that publishes original research across a wide range of scientific fields.

Gale OneFile: Psychology

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

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

Spanish

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Pronunciator Language Learning

Self-paced language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages.

Self-paced language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages.

World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

The Spanish-language version of the World Book Encyclopedia; providing the same quality information to Spanish-speaking learners. Grades 2-6.

The Spanish-language version of the World Book Encyclopedia; providing the same quality information to Spanish-speaking learners. Grades 2-6.