Databases & eBooks

We're excited to offer a variety of digital resources to our students and staff. These are accessible from both school and home. Simply click on the links below to access research databases, electronic books (eBooks), and digital content.

Please see Mrs. Gunn in the library for username and password information as needed.

ProQuest Database PackageThis package includes access to six different databases via one easy to use portal. Included are:

  • ProQuest - a fantastic place to search for full-text newspaper, magazine, and journal articles.

  • SIRS Discoverer - makes searching for accessible newspaper and magazine articles easy.

  • CultureGrams - provides clear, well organized, up to date information on countries, states and Canadian provinces.

  • History Study Center - a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present.

  • ProQuest Learning: Literature - contains author biographies, full-text literature journals and literary works as well as literary criticism and reference pieces.

  • eLibrary Curriculum edition - fantastic for magazine and newspaper articles. Plus it has 7 million multimedia resources like photographs and video clips.

MacinVIA eBooksFind a variety of eBooks here including classic literature such as Great Expectations, Jane Eyre and more. These multiple user e-books can be read on laptops, tablets and smart phones. You can even download them for when you need to read, but know you won't have an Internet connection. 

ABC-CLIO eBooksContains the eBook Daily Life Through World History in Primary Documents.

Infobase eBooksThis resource contains a variety of science and social studies-related eBooks.

World Book Encyclopedia Online
King County Library System
KCLS subscribes to many quality databases. You have a KCLS student account that can be used to access all of these awesome resources!

Highline Community College Library
HCC allows public access to a few databases.