Database passwords (with Moodle login)
ABC-CLIO Social Studies:
An outstanding set of databases on U.S. and world history (ancient and modern) with topic overviews, primary sources. Also includes U.S. and World Geography, Issues (pro/con topics), World at at War, American Government, Daily Life Through History, and Pop Culture Universe, Modern Genocide and World Religions.
ABC-CLIO World Folklore and Folklife: A collection of thousands of international folk and fairy tales. Original texts, translations, and analysis relating to topics as varied as literature, gender roles, and cultural studies.
The Oxford English Dictionary is more than your average dictionary. Look up word origins, histories, and pronunciations.
An online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process. Discover career interests, prepare a resume and cover letter, brush up on networking, interviewing and negotiating skills.
Choose your own search: GREAT GRAD CHALLENGE STARTING POINT!
Gale PowerSearch: Comprehensive database for magazine, journal, and newspaper articles. PowerSearch searches multiple Gale databases at once.
Opposing Viewpoints: Get both sides of the issue: opinions, overviews of issues, reference sources, statistics, websites, and more.
Sign in choosing Champlain Valley Union High School and your school ID (the same one you use to buy lunch).
Global Issues in Context: Get world news and international perspectives on current issues and conflicts affecting our world.
Health & Wellness Resource Center:
Look up authoritative information on diseases, health conditions, and treatments.
Biography in Context: Biographies of more than 500,000 individuals gleaned from periodicals reference sources and multimedia content.
Small Business Resource Center: Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, "how-to” guides, articles and websites.
ProQuest Learning Literature: One-stop shopping for all your English class needs. Authors, poetry, literary works, literary analysis, and more. (Check out the KnowledgeNotes Study Guides for major literary works.)
Online language training. Currently you can learn Spanish, French, Mandarin, German, and ESL Spanish, with more languages to come in 2011. Patrons set up an individual account.
science topics, search for articles, look up facts, find reviewed science websites,or use interactive science web features.