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  • Facts on File History Databases

    Our history databases may contain information on an author, a period in or style of literature, or historical events that influenced a written work.  To access the databases from school, click the link above.

    Facts on File Log In From Home

    To log in from home, click the link above and use the database login/password to log in.  Ask a library staff member or email the librarian for the password (beamana@luhsd.net)  

    To access the databases, go to the "References" tab at the top and click on "Infobase Research Databases" in the drop down menu.

    Library Catalog

    Use the link above to access the library's catalog to find books on your topic.

English Resources

  • Proquest Literature & Language

    This resource covers publications on literature and language for researchers of all levels.

    Gale Reference Library

    This collection of online reference books is browsable (flip through the books, look at the table of contents, etc.) and searchable.  You can search multiple books at the same time to help find the information you need.

    Please ask a library staff member or email the librarian for the password (beamana@luhsd.net)

    Elibrary 

    General database with a large variety of topics.  To find scholarly journal articles, you can do a search for your topic (just like Google) and look for the results with the purple "Scholarly Journals" tag on them.

    Please ask a library staff member or email the librarian for the password (beamana@luhsd.net)

    Google Scholar

    You can search Google Scholar just like Google, but the results are citiations for scholarly journal articles.  Not all of them are full text.  To access the ones that do have full text, look for the ones that have a link on the right side of the page.

    Purdue OWL

    A great page if you need help citing your sources