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These Subject Guides are a research guide based on your subject or topic of interest.  Each core subject has a list of LAUSD databases which would be helpful for research/information in that subject.

 

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Social Sciences

ABC-CLIO 

  1. American Government
  2. American History
  3. Daily Life through History
  4. World History (Ancient & Medieval Eras)
  5. World History (Modern Era)

ABC-CLIO (eBooks)

  1. American History
  2. Current Events & Issues
  3. Military History
  4. World History

AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY ONLINE

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

COLUMBIA GAZETTEER

CULTURE GRAMS

EBSCO 

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers
  4. History Reference Center 

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. History

FACTS ON FILE 

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. World News Digest
  3. African American History Online
  4. American History Online
  5. American Women's History Online
  6. Ancient & Medieval History Online
  7. Issues & Controversies in American History
  8. Modern World History Online
  9. U.S. Government Online
  10. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Biography in Context
  2. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  3. General Reference Center
  4. Opposing Viewpoints in Context
  5. Student Resources in Context

Maps101.com

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

  1. History
  2. Social Sciences

SALE PRESS HISTORY

WORLD BOOK (Student)

ENGLISH LITERATURE

ABC-CLIO (eBooks)

  1. Literature - Shakespeare & Mark Twain

AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY ONLINE

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers
  4. Literary Reference Center Plus

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. Philosophy & Religion
  2. Arts & Literature

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. Bloom's Literature
  3. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Biography in Context
  2. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  3. General Reference Center
  4. Opposing Viewpoints in Context
  5. Student Resources in Context
  6. Literature Resources from Gale
  7. Literature Resource Center - LRC
  8. LitFinder for Schools

GRANGER'S WORLD OF POETRY

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

  1. English dictionaries & Thesauri
  2. Language Reference
  3. Linguistics
  4. Literature
  5. Philosophy
  6. Quotations

WORLD BOOK (Student)

culture & geography

ABC-CLIO (eBooks)

  1. Current Events & Issues
  2. Popular Culture

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

COLUMBIA GAZETTEER

CULTURE GRAMS

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. Earth & Geography
  2. Society
  3. World Atlas
  4. Compare Countries
  5. Tour of the USA

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. World News Digest
  3. World Geography and Culture Online
  4. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  2. General Reference Center
  3. Student Resources in Context

MAPS101.COM

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

  1. Archaeology
  2. Society and culture

WORLD BOOK (Student)

Science

AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY ONLINE

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers
  4. Consumer Health Complete

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. Life Processes
  2. Science & Mathematics
  3. Living Things
  4. Plants

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. Today's Science
  3. World News Digest
  4. Health Reference Center
  5. The World Almanac Online
  6. Science Online
  7. Today's Science

GALE DATABASES

  1. Biography in Context
  2. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  3. General Reference Center
  4. Science in Context
  5. Student Resources in Context

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

  1. Medicine and Health
  2. Science and Technology

SALEM PRESS HEALTH

WORLD BOOK (Student)

Mathematics

AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY ONLINE

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. Science & Mathematics

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. World News Digest
  3. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Biography in Context
  2. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  3. General Reference Center
  4. Opposing Viewpoints in Context
  5. Student Resources in Context

WORLD BOOK (Student)

art & music

AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY ONLINE

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers

ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA

  1. Arts & Literature

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Issues & Controversies
  2. World News Digest
  3. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Biography in Context
  2. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  3. General Reference Center
  4. Student Resources in Context

OXFORD ART ONLINE

OXFORD MUSIC ONLINE

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

  1. Art & Architecture
  2. Media Studies
  3. Music
  4. Performing Arts

WORLD BOOK (Student)

careers

ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) IMAGES

CAREER CRUISING

EBSCO

  1. Student Research Center
  2. Academic Search Premier
  3. Magazines & Newspapers

FACTS ON FILE

  1. Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
  2. Issues & Controversies
  3. World News Digest
  4. The World Almanac Online

GALE DATABASES

  1. Gale Virtual Reference Library
  2. General Reference Center
  3. Student Resources in Context

WORLD BOOK (Student)