Library Catalog and Subscription Databases

Library Catalog – To search Avenues’ book collections

Dictionaries/Encyclopedias

Britannica

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

World Book Kids

World Book Student

Book Collections

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Questia School – Use your email address followed by Avenues email address – default password is “Avenues”

Audiobook Streaming App: Tales2Go (free download from the App store; select “iphone only”)

What to Use for Book Suggestions / Reader’s Advisory…:

Books and Authors

General/Multidisciplinary

CQ Researcher Plus Archive

Digital Literacy

EBSCOhost Research Databases 

eLibrary

Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society

JSTOR – An account needs to be created on campus to access remotely

Research in Context

NOVEL (New York Online Virtual Library) – Access a myriad of databases openly available through New York State

Pop Culture Universe: Icons, Idols, Ideas: http://databases.abc-clio.com/Multi/

ProQuest: http://portal.bigchalk.com/portalweb/home.do

Research in Context: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/new37398?db=MSIC (New!)

Social Explorer: http://www.socialexplorer.com/

Health

Teen Health and Wellness

Art

ARTstor – An account needs to be created on campus to access from home

Biography

Biography in Context (Gale)

Proquest Learning Literature

History/Humanities

Culture Grams

African American Experience

American Government

American History Online

American Indian Experience

Annals of American History

Global Issues in Context

Historical Newspapers

History Study Center

Oxford Islamic Studies

United States Geography

U.S. History in Context

World Geography: Understanding A Changing World

World History in Context

World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras

World History: The Modern Era

World Religions

Language

Power Speak Languages

Literature and Criticsm

Books and Authors

Literature Resource Center

Literature Resources

Proquest Learning Literature

Music

Grove Music Online

Science

GREENR: Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources:

Science in Context