3/27/17
 
Research Databases:
    * See library staff for login and password when not using school issued device.
Elementary  Secondary 
 Capstone

Unlimited, simultaneous access to interactive eBooks that support the Okemos Public School's science curriculum.  Grades K-4

Okemos

 Culture Grams

Concise, reliable, and up-to-date country, state and Canadian province profiles, photographs, biographical articles and recipes.  Grades 3-9

REMC 

PebbleGo

Emergent readers can research: Animals, Dinosaurs, Science and Social Studies. Leveled text is read-aloud while highlighting each word. Includes photos and video resources.  Grades K-3

Okemos

SIRS Discoverer

General reference resource with full text articles and images from more than 1,600 newspapers, magazines, and government documents.  Grades 3-9

REMC

 TumbleBooks

Animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading. Contains fiction and nonfiction titles with video selections.  Grades K-4

REMC

 SIRS Discoverer

Current social issues are coverd through full-text articles, multimedia, primary resources, government documents and reference material.  Each issue has a topic overview, pro/con viewpoints and a guide for critical thinking.  Grades 7- College

REMC

Britannica Elementary

Find information on countries, animals and people, in articles, media and a world atlas.  Grades 2-4

MeL: school code is mel5

 Britannica School

Suite of encyclopedia resources at three levels - Elementary, Middle and High.  Grades PreK-12

MeL 

 Britannica Learning Zone

Activity centered learning to explore, play, read and build technology skills.  Grades PreK-2

MeL: school code is mel5 

 Academic One File

Full text. Excellent source for peer-reviewed articles from journals and reference sources. Grades: College/ University

MeL

 Mel Kids

Good stuff for school, funny poems, silly songs, books to read or listen to, Michigan facts, and lots of other cool info.  Grades PreK-5

MeL

 General Reference Center Gold

Mostly full text.  Integrates a variety of sources: newspapers, reference books, magazines.  Grades: 7-12

MeL 

 Scholastic Bookflix

An interactive experience that allows beginning readers to explore fiction and nonfiction.  Grades PreK-5

MeL

InfoTrac Newsstand

Collection of more than 1,000 newspapers around the world. Includes New York Times.  Grades: 7 - Adult

MeL

 World Book for Kids

Arts, History, Living Things, People, Places, Science, Mathematics, Sports/Hobbies, and World Religion.  Sound and Video.  Grades PreK-5

MeL

 Michigan eLibrary

List of all MeL Databases: ebooks, geneaology, reference books, newspapers, state history... Grades: PreK- Adult

MeL 
  View Points

Full text.  Features contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's social issues.  Grades: 7-12

MeL

  

Full Text.  Provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. Grades 7-12

REMC

    
    
    

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