Research Links

These online resources provide up-to-date, reliable and school-appropriate information. These resources are excellent sources for research in any content area.  

 Grolier Online
A simple keyword search will result in articles from several encyclopedias, including one in Spanish.
username: rolling
password: hills

Free online resources from our local, public library. This resource offers translation of each article to any language.
Select Shenandoah County Library when asked where you are a member. You will not be required to log in. 

Infotrac Junior
This periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
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This resource includes pictures, audio/video, TV/radio transcipts, maps and books. 
username: VC00089H
password: 22664

Gale Databases
This database provides a one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. The list of databases available here is extensive - for best results select the one related to the current topic of research.
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