Important Links

Timberlane Media Center Catalog

 
Research Databases
  • Virtual Reference Library (Gale)
    Access to reference eBooks on a variety of topics

  • Science in Context (Gale)
    Access to science-related reference sets; topic overviews; articles from noted publications like Science Weekly, Science News and The Science Teacher; images and videos; detailed experiments and dictionaries

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)
    A collection of content and curriculum-focused tools that help students explore issues from all perspectives including pro-con viewpoint essays; top overviews; primary source documents; biographies of social activists and reformers; court-case overviews; periodical articles; statistical tables, charts and grapsh; images; podcasts, including weekly presidential addresses and premier NPR programs.

  • Literature Resource Center (Gale)
    Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide information on authors, their works, and literary movements.

  • World Book Online
    World Book Online for Kids: a general reference website developed especially for younger users.

    World Book Student: a general reference for elementary and middle school students that includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.

    World Book Advanced: a reference tool for middle and high school students featuring the entire World Book Encyclopedia, an atlas, a dictionary, and local and country research guides. World Book Advanced integrates all primary and secondary source databases plus e-books in a single search.

    World Book Discover: a differentiated learning site with engaging reference resources including reference articles, text-to-speech capabilities, learning and life skills activities, research and translation tools, multimedia, and interactive video.

    Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos: World Book's Spanish encyclopedia.


  • TurnItIn