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NEW Library connections for RESOURCES!

Through the Middle/High School Library connection with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, the Massachusetts Library System with state funds and Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services Funds, these databases and the Encyclopedia Briannica online are available to our library.


New this year is Encyclopedia Britannica, from the MBLC and MLS. Connect for links to the School edition, various levels, as well as specific content area of interest.

Britannica Online School Edition includes ALL levels plus read-aloud at all levels and translation for over 50 languages.   ONLINE SCHOOL EDITION

Spanish Reference Center includes a reference collection for both Middle, High School and College. SPANISH REFERENCE CENTER

Access to Original Source Documents from U.S. History can be found in ANNALS OF AMERICAN HISTORY

Current and historical statistics on the countries of the world can be found in WORLD DATA ANALYST

Our online encyclopedia, World Book,  provides an encyclopedia with plenty of additional tools. Check the link and explore the World Book Discover area, with eBooks, dictionary, atlas and videos.

All the encyclopedia entries give proper citation information to help you with your research. The MS/HS Library also own print versions of both World Book and Encyclopedia Britannica to further help with your projects.


The Electronic Databases provide connections to periodicals, magazines, newspapers, eBooks, podcasts, websites and more. These resources may now be accessed from school and home. Select the appropriate link and go!

Gale Links 

Full suite of Gale databases   
Academic OneFile   
Biography In Context   
Books and Authors   
General One File 
Business Insights:  Essentials
Contemporary Literary Criticism Select

Criminal Justice Collection

Culinary Arts Collection
Educator’s Reference Complete  

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Expanded Academic ASAP

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gardening, Landscape and Horticuture Collection
General BusinessFile ASAP  
General Reference Center Gold 
Global Issues in Context
Health Reference Center Academic
Health and Wellness Resource Center  

Health Reference Center Academic

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
InfoTrac K-12 Junior Edition   
InfoTrac K-12 Student Edition
Kids InfoBits
Literature Resource Center
Massachusetts History Online 
New York Times

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Nursing Resource Center
Info Trac OneFile 
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
U.S. History In Context  
World History In Context

Vocations & Careers Collection

Info Trac Collections (Formerly PowerPacks):

Agriculture Collection

Business Economics and Theory

Communications and Mass Media Collection

Diversity Studies Collection

Fine Arts and Music Collection

Gender Studies Collection

General Science Collection

Home Improvement Collection

Information Science and Library Collection

Insurance & Liability Collection

Military and Intelligence Database

Pop Culture Collection

Popular Magazines

Psychology Collection

Religion and Philosophy Collection

Small Business Collection

U.S. History Collection

War and Terrorism Collection

World History Collection


ProQuest Links:  Newspapers in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Newsstand

Boston Globe



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