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 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

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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

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Opens in New Window to Country Reports
user: dshs
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CountryReports provides over 35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world.


Global Issues in Context

Supports global awareness. Authoritative content empowers learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.

Password: davi8080

Opens in New Window to Gale Virtual Reference Library
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.

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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.
Library Barcode Number: 28005123456789


News in Education logo News in Education (Sacramento Bee)

user: dshslibrary
password: devils


San Francisco Chronicle

user: dshscalib
password: devils