Full text articles in a broad range of subjects. It combines scholarly and popular articles from Academic Search Premier, MasterFILE Premier, and Business Source Premier.
Points of View Reference Center
Articles and essays presenting multiple points of view, organized around 250 current and controversial topics. Resources for students include guides to develop a thesis statement and write a persuasive essay.
Articles from leading popular magazines, newspapers, reference books, and professional publications.
SIRS Discoverer (Grades K-6)
For students in grades K-6 who need help with a school project.
SIRS Issues Researcher (Grades 6-12)
Research help for students in grades 6-12.
Database of more than 5,000 full-text speeches, declarations, debates and other significant media events in history. With audio. (www.americanrhetoric.com)
America's Historical Documents
Important documents from US History, such as the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, with background information. (www.archives.gov/historical-docs)
Best of History Web Sites
Annotated links for thousands of history sites by time period. (www.besthistorysites.net)
Online biographies from the A&E channel, with over 25,000 brief profiles of notable people. (www.biography.com)
Spotlight on different history topics, with articles and video, from the Public Broadcasting Service. (www.pbs.org/history)
Today in History
Significant moments in history from Newspaper Archive. (http://newspaperarchive.com/DailyPerspectiveFullView.aspx)
Year by Year Almanac
Almanac of significant events and people for each year in history. (www.infoplease.com/yearbyyear.html)