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Resource Name Description Grade Level
Britannica School Provided by NOVELNY, Find age-appropriate articles, images, videos and biographies on a wide range of topics. Also available for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students and students learning Spanish in Britannica Escolar. All Levels
Gale in Context: Elementary Provided by NOVELNY, Gale in Context is a graphical way to browse and/or search for research topics needed for homework or school-related projects and contains over 550 age-appropriate magazines K-5
Gale in Context: Middle School Provided by NOVELNY, Gale in Context is a graphical way to browse and/or search for research topics needed for homework or school-related projects and contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources, and videos 6-8
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints Provided by NOVELNY: This database contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 13,000 pro/con viewpoints. Students of all levels will benefit from a variety of resource types: reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more. 7-12
Explora Provided by Ebsco, Explora helps students find the reliable information they need from the sources their teachers want them to use. Completing research and writing essays is easier than ever.
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6-12

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