Databases and Online Resources

Many of the following databases allows users to login automatically if within the district network. Please see library staff about login credentials to use these resources from home.


EBSCOHost databases

provides a variety of databases, including Explora, for finding journal, magazine, and newspaper articles.
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user: davissrhs

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Read It!™ was created for anyone who has a good foundation in English grammar and reading skills. It is a place to find reading material about many subjects. Articles are short, and written to support your reading skills as you learn about topics in English that you need for school and everyday life.


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CQ Researcher

(Please click on "CQ Researcher Plus Archive" after logging in before entering search terms)

User: dshs

p/w: sage

ProQuest Databases


CultureGrams Online

Concise cultural information on countries around the world.


Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators.

ProQuest Central Student

Millions of articles from more than 10,000 full-text scholarly journals

SIRS Issues Researcher

Curriculum-aligned database of content organized by complex issues, ideally for middle and high school students and educators.


General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for novice researchers.

All ProQuest Databases Link (to use from home)
Link to Homework Central portal of all ProQuest databases.

user: djusd

p/w: djusd

Gale Databases


Gale in Context: Environmental Studies

Understand environmental issues that affect people globally through topic overviews, journals, news, and multimedia content.
Gale in Context: Environmental Studies

Gale Interactive: Science

Manipulate 3D interactive models to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth, and space science.
Gale Interactive: Science

National Geographic Kids

Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Best for children aged 6–14.
National Geographic Kids


Gale Virtual Reference Library

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Easy to use and unlimited simultaneous access—from computers, tablets, and mobile devices, Gale eBooks on GVRL gives students and educators access anytime with no special downloads or apps.

p/w: davi8080


Britannica School
Encyclopedia Britannica School with links to Elementary, Middle, and High School resources.


Teaching Books
TeachingBooks, an engaging collection of resources that brings books to life.


San Francisco Chronicle

user: dshscalib
password: devils

New York Times logo
Get a three-day pass to the New York Times through the Yolo County Public Library. After redeeming the code, sign in with your school Google account.

New York Times Online