Features essays marking important anniversaries and birthdays of history-making Americans throughout the year.
Cross-disciplinary source for those who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history.
Access individual records, including all available US Census records, the immigration collection, NY passenger lists and more. In Library Use Only.
La base de datos Búsqueda de empleo, referencias y lista de contactos incluye 30 millones de perfiles comerciales y ejecutivos al igual que 220 millones de residentes. ¡Ideal para clientes potenciales, lista de contactos, estudios de mercadeo, oportunidads de empleo, encontrar amigos y familiares, y mucho más!
An online magazine for booklovers - including reviews, extensive resources for book clubs, including reading guides and much more.
Access to encyclopedia articles, full-text journal and magazine articles, primary sources, multimedia and other resources for college-level learners.
Britannica Escolar es la base de datos indicada para aprender sobre cualquier tema. Para el uso de todos los grados de Pre-K al 12, y todas habilidades de lectura. Ofrece miles de artículos relevantes, imágenes, videos, clips de audio, recursos primarios,mapas, herramientas para investigar, y páginas en la red recomendadas que están al día con el currículo.
Britannica Escolar Primaria es la base de datos indicada para aprender sobre cualquier tema. Para el uso de estudiantes de primaria. Ofrece miles de artículos relevantes, imágenes, videos, clips de audio, recursos primarios, mapas, herramientas para investigar, y páginas en la red recomendadas que están al día con el currículo.
Britannica Escolar Secundaria es la base de datos indicada para aprender sobre cualquier tema. Guiada para estudiantes de secundaria. Ofrece miles de artículos relevantes, imágenes, videos, clips de audio, recursos primarios, mapas, herramientas para investigar, y páginas en la red recomendadas que están al día con el currículo.
Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for elementary school students.
Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for high school students.
Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for middle school students.
The Brooklyn Public Library's digital newspapers including the Brooklyn Eagle, Brooklyn Life, and Activities of the Long Island Society.
Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses.
An interactive resource which features profiles and information on hundreds of occupations, colleges and universities, and financial aid.
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database is an online database with over 650,000 reviews and related information about children’s literature.
Provides information on all periods of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists.
CreativeBug features hundreds of tutorials for all sorts of craft projects as well as printable instructions.
Traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Civil Rights Movement, and the ascendant influence of African Americans on the American cultural landscape.
Provides comprehensive information on associations and societies that are organized and function at the regional, state, county, city, neighborhood, and local levels.
Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.
FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. Research your family history using genealogical records from around the world.
Access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Gale Courses provides a wide range of of highly interactive, instructor led courses that are taken entirely online. Courses are focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment.
Esta enciclopedia ofrece más de 150 artículos sobre temas médicos redactados por profesionales en la materia en lenguaje claro y fácil de entender. Los artículos describen las enfermedades o padecimientos, las causas, los síntomas, diagnósticos, tratamientos y también prevención.
Gale's General OneFile is a periodical database that contains magazines, newspapers, reference books, and multimedia sources.
Comprehensive resource draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.
A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.
Access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world.
Cultural and national overviews are accompanied by entries on dance forms, music and costumes, performances, and biographies of dancers and choreographers.
Discover books, media, and other electronic resources available from the Public Libraries of Suffolk County, NY.
A free, online directory of health, human services, and education agencies and programs on Long Island – services for children, teens, adults, families and seniors in both Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Lynda.com is a free, online video library of top quality courses in topics such as computer programming, game design, Google Analytics, music production, 3D printing, Quickbooks, network administration, web design, photography, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and much more.
Plot synopses and critical evaluations of English-language and world literature that has been translated into English.
Biographical and critical essays on the men and women who made an impact on music from 1901 to 2000.
A research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and anyone else interested in learning more about the people, places and institutions of New York State.
Search this database of newspapers published in the state of New York, including the New York Times and the New York Post.
Helps younger readers find books that are just right for their reading level and interests, including read-alike recommendations.
A unique work of reference, covering the book, broadly conceived, throughout the world from ancient to modern times.
Offers information on all topics of exploration worldwide, including advances in navigation, the discovery of the New World, polar expeditions, and the space age.
Covers the entire history of literature in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the major literary languages (Anglo-Saxon, English, Welsh, Scots, Irish, and Latin).
Covers the significant events, inventions, and social movements in American history that have affected the way Americans view, prepare, and consume food and drink.
Offers comprehensive, reliable, and accessible information about the experiences in the United States of Latinos and Latinas.
Includes biographies of influential women and topical articles covering topics such as geography and history, culture and society, organizations, movements, and gender studies.
This comprehensive guide features some 1,700 accredited two-year colleges offering associate degrees as well as some international schools.
Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 100 languages with Personalized Courses that include study guides and audio lessons, video phrases, movies, music, and more.
Provides engaging reference, periodical, and multimedia content supporting national and state curriculum standards for grades 6 to 12 in language arts, social studies, and science.
A collection of book titles that covers all aspects of human health, including Magill's Medical Guide.
Provides a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-specific content.
Collection of essays by Shakespeare scholars that have been selected for students at the high school or undergraduate college level.
This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students.
Coverage spans a diversity of cultures, including standard Greek/Roman entries as well as Native North and South American traditions, Norse mythology, Asian Pacific mythology, Judeo-Christian tradition, and Islamic and Hindu mythologies.
Chronologically arranged overviews of the history of weaponry and military tactics from ancient times to the present.
Each volume provides a thorough examanation of the lives of Americans during a historical time period.
The World Almanac® for Kids is the ideal one-stop reference resource for intermediate-level students.