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Gale Databases

Gale databases provide access to tens of thousands of professionally curated articles on almost all academic topics. Information is drawn from respected, reliable resources and include periodicals, reference books, video and audio files, and websites. Additional features such as Google Drive integration, translation, text-to-audio, and citation help make these an invaluable tool for student researchers. 


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Gale Ebooks



SIRS Knowledge Source

SIRS Knowledge Source by ProQuest is one of the most popular and reliable research tools for school libraries. It consists of 3 different databases that can be searched separately or together. It features many of the same tools as the Gale databases, including Google Drive integration and text-to-speech. 


SIRS Issues Research

SIRS Issues Researcher is a general interest database for school research projects and includes a Pro vs. Con section for controversial topics.


SIRS Government Reporter

SIRS Government Reporter is a collection of resources by and about Government and contains a large number of primary sources from drafts of bills to court case transcripts.


SIRS Renaissance

SIRS Renaissance is a database of resources covering the arts and humanities and includes information on topics from architecture to the visual and performing arts.


CSL Databases


See resources that are available from the California State Library for all within the state.