Middle School Resources

Databases

Encyclopedia Britannica Digital Learning
ABC-CLIO History Databases
ProQuest: CultureGrams
American History Online
Modern World History: Post-1500
African-American History Online
American Indian History Online
Ancient and Medieval History: Pre-1500
Science Online
Health Reference Center
Today’s Science
BrainPop Junior
Google Scholar
Time Magazine Online
The NY Times Online
Newsday Online
Rosen Learning: Spotlight on American History
NovelNY

If you do not find what you need in the databases we offer, see below to use your own public library card to access your town library’s resources.

*Please note: Many, but not all libraries are listed here. You may have to search online to find your local library and then click on the link to that library’s research databases.

Links to Public Library Research Databases Children & Young Adults

Your library card barcode is required to access these databases. When entering your barcode, do not include spaces.

Additional Library Resources

Nassau Digital Doorway

Use Nassau Digital Doorway to browse and select from thousands of adult, young adult, and juvenile fiction (i.e. romances, mysteries, science fiction, humor) and non-fiction (i.e. biography, health and fitness, politics, sports) titles–including current best sellers and old classics–in both audio and e-book formats.  Download up to five titles at once to your computer and enjoy them on your PC/Mac, a wide selection of portable devices (click here to see a complete list of compatible devices), or burn them directly onto a CD (when permitted by the publisher).  All titles return themselves automatically–absolutely no late fines!

To access your Library’s digital audio and e-book collection you will need:

  • A valid public library card in good standing.
  • A computer with Internet access (high speed connection preferred).
  • Free downloadable software for the computer and/or device on which you wish to access the material from the site.

Suffolk County Live-brary

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You May Find Your Library Here if it is Not on Our List

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Nassau Library Overdrive