Lancaster High School

Lancaster Central School District

Centers of Learning and Growth

A full description of all databases is contained in the Computer Based Library Resources booklet available in the Media Center. User names and passwords for school and remote (not in the Media Center) use are located on page 8 of the student Academic Planner. 
 
 
  • Integrated tools for  citation, note-takingoutliningdocument
    archiving/annotation, and collaborative research and writing.
 
 
books
 
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Biography
Health
History
Literature
Point of View
Science
General
Ebsco
 
An online reference system that offers a variety of databases including:
  • Health Source-Consumer Edition
  • Student Research Center
  • Literary Reference Center
  • Points of View Reference Center
  • Professional Development Collection
  • Topic Search 
  • Wilson Web Art Museum Image Gallery
  • AP Images

 

World News Digest (1940-present)
  • World News Special Features
    • World Almanac
    • Country Profiles
    • Editorial Cartoons & Questions
  • Reuters® News (last 2 weeks)
  • Issues & Controversies
  • Issues & Controversies in American History
  • Today's Science

 

 
 
maps101
 
 
An online learning program that provides subscription access to historical maps, interactive maps, US maps, world maps, flags, atlases, lesson plans, and thousands of educational resources to support learning of social studies, history, and geography in today's classrooms and libraries

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SLS NOVEL
A statewide virtual library provided free to the public by the New York State Library through E1B.
 
Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Biography in Context
  • Student Resource Center in Context
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context
  • Gale U.S. History in Context
  • Gale World History in Context
  • LHS Virtual Reference Library
  • LitFinder for Schools
  • Academic One File 
  • The Buffalo News
  • General OneFile 
  • Health Reference Center Academic
  • Hot Topics
  • Novels for Students
  • Something About the Author
  • U*X*L Encyclopedia of World Mythology

Sportsinamerica
 
Sports in America: 1900–1919
Sports in America: 1920–1939
Sports in America: 1940–1949
Sports in America: 1950–1959
Sports in America: 1960–1969
Sports in America: 1970–1979
Sports in America: 1980–1989
Sports in America: 1990–1999
Sports in America: 2000–2009
Salem Press - Health
 
 
  • Magill's Medical Guide
  • Salem Health Cancer
  • Salem Health Psychology & Mental Health
 
Salem Press - Science
 
 
Science
 
  • Forensic Science
  • Encyclopedia of Global Resources
  • Encyclopedia of Global Warming
 

 

Salem Press - Literature
 
Literature
 
    
   CRITICAL INSIGHTS:  AUTHORS
   Isabel Allende, Jane Austen, James Baldwin,
   Gwendolyn Brooks, Charles Dickens, Emily Dickinson
   T.S. Eliot, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Benjamin Franklin, 
   Robert Frost, Stephen King, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 
   Nathaniel   Hawthorne, Ernest Hemingway,
   Stephen King, Barbara Kingsolver, Arthur Miller,
   Toni Morrison, John Steinbeck, Mark Twain
   Tennessee Williams

   CRITICAL INSIGHTS:  WORKS
   All Quiet on the Western Front, The Bell Jar, 
   The Canterbury Tales
   Death of a Salesman, Dracula, The Grapes of Wrath,
   The Great Gatsby, Great Expectations,
   The Handmaid's Tale, The House on Mango Street,
   I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 
   The Joy Luck Club, One Hundred Years of Solitude,
   The Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe,  
   The Red Badge of Courage, Slaughterhouse-Five,
   A Streetcar Named Desire, The Sun Also Rises,
   The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe, Things Fall Apart,
   To Kill a Mockingbird

  MAGILL'S LITERARY ANNUALS
    Cumulative Author Index
    Cumulataive Title Index
 
Salem Press - History
 
SalemPressHistory
  • Decades
    -1930s
    -1940s
    -1950s
    -1960s
    -1970s
    -1980s
    -1990s
  • Great Lives from History
    Ancient World
    Middle Ages
    Renaissance
    17th Century
    Notorious
    Incredibly Wealthy
  • Great Events from History
    17th Century
    18th Century
    19th Century
    20th Century, 1901-1940
    20th Century, 1941-1970
    20th Century, 1971-2000
    Moderan Scandals
    Milestone Documents of American Leaders
    Milestone Documents in World History
  • Great Athletes
  • Musicians & Composers
soundzabound
Royalty free music library that meets all the licensing and technology requirements needed for education! Downloadable MP3 format for use in PowerPoint, MovieMaker, etc.
 
 
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Click here for a user's guide. 
 
Click here for a flash Demo. 
 
This Is Who We Were (Series):
 
1880-1899     1910s     1920s     1940s     1950s     1960s
 
 
 
 
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