Research Tools

Research Tools

These are helpful online databases that you can use for researching and finding information.

Note: If you are accessing these databases from home, click here first. 


NatGeoKids
Like National Geographic Kids magazine? Those are all here. Plus lots of fun information on many topics. 


Research in Context
Research in Context  is designed to support the developing information and digital literacy skills of the average middle school student. It provides the authoritative content and user-focused tool set needed to support middle school assignments and coursework.


OpposeView
Opposing Viewpoints covers social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.