Online Databases & Electronic Resources
John Handley LMC subscribes to the following databases to provide our students with the most accurate, authoritative information available.
Use the above link to search all Gale Cengage Learning Databases to which we have access, or use one of the special databases designed for you below. Note that you can take advantage of logging into Student Resources in Context and Opposing Viewpoints in Context using your Google account to easily share and download content. Here's a tip sheet to help you to do that.
Find It Virginia is a collection of databases that provide access to resources such as newspapers, magazine and journal articles, and books such as encyclopedias. Materials are available for all age ranges and interests.
World Book Online
Choose from World Book Kids, World Book Student, World Book Advanced, World Book Timelines, or Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos. This web site offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, citation builder, research and homework help, study aids, curriculum guides, and more.
Discovery Education offers free student resources that bring learning to life both inside and outside the classroom. We invite you to take a look at our interactive games, videos, contests, virtual labs and activities designed to help you dive deeper into a topic —and have fun too!
JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, ebooks, & primary sources with 10+ million documents and serving 10,000+ libraries.
Global Plants, an online environment that brings together content, tools, and people interested in plant science, is the world’s largest database of digitized plant specimens and a locus for international scientific research and collaboration.
African Cultural Heritage Sites and Landscapes
Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa
Offers students and researchers a wealth of comprehensive content and a dynamic design that facilitates STEM research and learning, including new and updated articles, videos, and experiments.
Offers more than 2,000 full-text sources, with improved functionality, and a fun and easy-to-use search interface. Includes magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips.
Tips and tools provided to use current event resources in all subject areas.
(Your login is your initials + student ID#, and your password is student ID#).