Library Databases

African American Experience This database covers history, biographies, literature, arts, music, popular culture, folklore, business, slavery, the struggle for civil rights, politics, sports, education, science, and other themes.

America's Historical Newspapers (1690-2000) 

Biography in Context includes comprehensive biographies of all major historical figures.

Classroom Video On Demand


New York Times

Opposing Viewpoints provides an issue overview, the different opinions on an issue, as well as documents, articles and other relevant information.

U.S. History Collection is a collection of journals that cover both current thought and events in U.S. History.

U.S. History in Context provides information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. 

For more online resources to help with your research, check out the complete eResources - A to Z list.

Research Tools

Upper School Library eResources

NoodleTools - You will need to use NoodleTools to create citations, bibliography, note cards, and outline for your paper. If you need help, please ask a librarian or teacher.

MLA Formatting Guide (Purdue OWL)

Avoiding Plagiarism - Use this tool to ensure that your writing has not been copied from an online source.