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Databases

We offer more than 100 PK-12 robust databases!

ABC-CLIO

15 databases

Award-winning content that’s authoritative, vetted and trusted for accuracy; is continually updated and reviewed by subject-specific experts; that builds college and career readiness skills; and has access to over 200,000 primary and secondary sources.

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ABDODigital

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Use ABDO Digital’s databases for: curricular support, interactive games, stunning photos, leveled text, primary sources, linked glossary terms, easy keyword searching, access anytime from school or home, and simultaneous multi-user access.

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AWARD Reading Online is a supplemental technology reading program to be used in the regularly scheduled reading block to meet needs and accelerate learning and as an intervention program outside the reading block. The program meets the Common Core Learning Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy. AWARD Reading Online offers significant digital interactivity to engage diverse learners.

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Britannica Digital Learning

7 databases

Mackin is proud to offer Encyclopaedia Britannica’s world-renowned online database subscriptions. Explore all the options available, then sign up for a free trial to give them a test drive.

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Cavendish Square Digital

59 databases

Based on award-winning print resources with standards-based content, these databases support a full spectrum of content areas for Social Studies, Science and Biographies for the Upper Elementary to High School student. Through a new and improved interface—updated, more attractive, and easier to use—content is more discoverable and helps to support visual learners. Special features include downloadable images, integrated searching, instant translation into 80 different languages and more!

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CountryReports

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Established in 1997 and entirely online, CountryReports offers more than 35,000 pages of unique, culturally rich content on the countries of the world. Its cultural, historical and statistical information has proven to be valuable to students, parents, teachers and researchers alike. Explore customs and cultures, photos, history, geography, national symbols, economy, population demographics, government, and current events for each country.

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Join millions of students and teachers using the #1 source for non-fiction literacy. 5 time winner of District Administration Readers Choice Top 100 product.

Save time with ready-to-use assignments and worksheets for ELA, science & social studies. Includes:

  1. Reading Comprehension
  2. Critical Thinking
  3. Vocabulary in Context

Over 4,000 articles and 2,000 assignments

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Intelecom Learning

12 databases

The INTELECOM Online Resources Network® is a fully hosted video streaming library designed to meet the demand for curriculum-aligned rich media in support of online and classroom-based instruction. Search for and find professionally-produced and captioned video to provide an engaging and student-centered experience that leads to learning.

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Journey Back in Time

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A subscription to the Journey Back in Time database brings history to life with access to valuable primary source materials online without limitations. Original scanned materials and reformatted text versions available in English or Spanish. You can: browse 30,000+ original articles, journals and diaries in the vault of Chronicle Resources; read chapters from old volumes in the Rare Book Room; watch Video Time Capsules about the people and events that have shaped our world; create your own lesson plans using the Educators Resource; use the Dictionary of Historical Terms to find helpful definitions; and play educational games.

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Kyte Learning

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Kyte Learning provides personalized professional development around the use of technology tools in the classroom. Expert teachers across the nation create experience-based training courses that teach both technical skills and classroom application strategies. Content is vetted and aligned to ISTE’s Teacher Standards and broken into bite-sized video modules. Administrators can assign, track, and evaluate training data to understand what teachers are learning to help them obtain the tech skills needed to meet school objectives.

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netTrekker

1 database

netTrekker, trusted by millions of K-12 educators and students for over 10 years, brings standards-aligned, teacher-approved digital resources and a unique set of tools that personalize learning for each student into the classroom through a safe, easy-to-use technology solution that supports an engaging 21st century learning environment.

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NBCLearn_VideoPage

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For more than 80 years, NBC News has been documenting the people, places, and events that shape our world. NBC Learn, the educational arm of NBC News, enables students and teachers to access over 20,000 standards-aligned video clips from the NBC News archives, award-winning STEM content, daily current events, primary source materials, and classroom planning resources, to enliven instructional material as well as stimulate critical thinking and debate in the classroom.

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Q-Files is an online encyclopedia, specially designed for children aged 8 to 13, and ideal for K-12 schools and public libraries. Containing more than 1400 pages, all of them carefully vetted by academic experts, this superlative educational resource has in-depth coverage of science, nature, prehistory, astronomy, technology, history, geography, and the arts. Every page is brimming with information, including bite-sized facts (“Q-facts”), top-quality illustrations, diagrams, photos, and videos. Great for homework help, class exercises, and for building lesson plans.

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LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary School is a powerful multimedia resource for K-3rd grade educators and your students. Featuring an award-winning library of books, real-world Video Field Trips, standards aligned lessons, and easy-to-use teacher management tools, Skybrary School is just the right digital reading service. This supplemental program can be used anytime, anywhere to increase reading frequency, develop comprehension skills, and build knowledge among your students in the classroom… and beyond!

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ReferencePoint Digital Exploring Issues

1 database

Exploring Issues is a new, cost-effective, and accessible digital resource that provides focused coverage and clear analysis of timely, complex, and controversial issues. Every topic is covered with an unbiased overview, thorough and clear pro/con presentations, critical-thinking questions, color infographics and statistics that support positions, cited primary and secondary source quotes, and an annotated list of related organizations for further research.

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report builders

4 databases

Report Builder’s interactive question-and-answer approach helps emerging
researchers find the information they need to write reports. Curriculumbased
topics are concise and supported by eye-catching visuals.

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Rosen Digital

9 databases

Rosen Digital offers 3 powerful collections including Core Concepts (Chemistry, Biology and Periodic Table), Real Life Literacy (Digital Literacy, Financial Literacy and Teen Health & Wellness) and the PowerKnowledge Science Suite (Physical Science, Earth & Space Science and Life Science).

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Soundzabound

21 databases

Soundzabound Music Library offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grades K-12 that ensures your copyright safety. Soundzabound is the only royalty free music library who understands the growing technology requirements and licensing needs for education, having been created by educators for education.

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Stackup

1 database

Stackup provides teachers and school leaders with student reading analytics, online engagement, and personal learning profiles (all without testing), while giving students the freedom to read what they want and showcase their passion & interest.

Now optimized around MackinVIA, educators and parents can see how many eBooks students have accessed & read, assign & track reading by grade level, and receive valuable insight into students passion & interest. Students can compete with friends, earn badges, and level up.

Teachers are calling Stackup “The Fitbit of Reading”!

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Story Cove

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Story Cove immerses children in highly engaging, animated folktales and read-along audio from the world’s great oral traditions. Each animated story is leveled and includes differentiated lesson plans to supplement any reading curriculum from K-2nd grade. The easy to use, award-winning platform was developed with classroom teachers to help emerging readers strengthen their core reading skills.

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Children must be good listeners before they can become great readers. Repeated exposure to sophisticated spoken words drives vocabulary acquisition and retention, a key component of reading proficiency. Tales2go provides instant, unlimited and simultaneous access to over 6,900 high-interest titles from leading publishers to use on desktops, laptops and most mobile devices, in school and at home.

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TeachingBooks.net

1 database

Award-winning online resources that deepen literacy instruction. Experience why 30,000+ schools use TeachingBooks.net to bring literacy to life. Excite students about reading, integrate technology into inspired ELA instruction, make text complexity meaningful and manageable, and host an author, anytime!

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3 databases

TumbleBooks offers three online database collections of eBooks and educator resources perfect for K-12 schools and public libraries. These collections contain animated picture books, read-alongs, eBooks, graphic novels, audiobooks, and educational videos. The collection is available around the clock. No downloads, no waiting! If you can access the internet, you can be reading, watching, or listening to fantastic content.

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The World and I

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Enriching, unique, comprehensive and engaging: no other database resource matches this international coverage! Choose from The World & I Online, The World and I School, and The World and I Kids.

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