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Research Links

Great Links for HS Assignments

The library recommends the following resources for L-S HS students:

Access PA

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Search a statewide database of library materials. If you find an item you would like to borrow, please see a member of the library staff and we will order the item for you through interlibrary loan. This service is free to students!

Academic Search Main Edition

AcademicSearch Academic Search Main Edition

Provides access to full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources covering topics like Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Science & Technology, and more!
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

AP Images

AP Images Library Link AP Images

This database captures the greatest events in history and brings them to life with photographs, audio sound bites, graphics and text. Contains more than 12 million photographs dating back to 1826 as well as thousands of audio clips and graphics.
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

Ask Here PA

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Having trouble with your research outside of school? Chat online with a librarian using Ask Here PA. This free service is available 24/7. Ask Here PA provides help for answers to your questions, anytime and anywhere you have Internet access. Having trouble finding good information for your project? Need live research help? ASK HERE for suggestions!

Consumer Health Complete

The content of this database covers all areas of health and wellness. Includes full-text health reference books as well as magazine, journal and newspaper articles. Also includes numerous diagrams, videos, and pamphlets.
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

Contemporary Authors

ContempAuthors Contemporary Authors

This e-resource provides access to biographical information on more than 145,000 of today's most influential authors.
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

Culture Grams

Culture Grams

CultureGrams is a searchable database containing concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on more than 200 countries, all 13 Canadian provinces and territories, and each U.S. state. This database provides online resources including a worldwide photo gallery, slideshows, video clips, famous people collection, recipe collection, and more!
Direct access available at school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

Discovery Education Streaming

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Discovery Education Streaming is a high-quality digital video-on-demand library that provides thousands of full videos, images, clip art, interactive, and many other teacher resources.
To access, select "Login", then select the "Sign in with Google" option and sign in with your L-S Google account.

Gale Power Search

Power Search Gale Gale Power Search

Search all L-S Gale subscriptions (Gale Virtual Reference LIbrary, Opposing Viewpoints In Context) at the same time for maximum results!
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, see your teacher or the library Moodle page.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

GVRL provides students access to trustworthy e-books on selected topics. Particularly strong in coverage of language arts research topics.
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

High School Student Research

HighSchoolStudentResearch High School Student Research

Use this e-resource to discover reliable information on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures and languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health, and sports. Contains articles from books, journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Also contains audio, video, photos and graphics.
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

Infobase eBooks

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Access trustworthy research eBooks. Currently our collection contains eBooks containing literature criticism as well as information on selected authors and their works.
Direct access at school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

Literature Resource Center

LitResourceCenter Literature Resource Center

A comprehensive literature database. Contains articles from journals and literary magazines as well as critical essays, work and topic overviews, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors and their works.
Direct access at school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

Power Library @ Home

Power Library Network Library Power Library @ Home

Home access to Power Library is available through the Library System of Lancaster County to library cardholders. Just enter your library barcode number from your library card, and then select Power Library from the list of available resources.

Power Library @ School

Power Library Network Library Power Library @ School

Power Library provides access to numerous research databases. This is the place to find trustworthy answers to your research questions. Enjoy 24/7 access to newspapers, magazines, journals, historical documents and photos, online databases, and eBooks.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints Library Link Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers today’s hottest social issues. The database includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles from newspapers, magazines and books, as well as audio, video, graphics, and more.
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source Library Newspaper Source

This e-resource provides the latest news with full-text access to over 1,200 U.S. and international newspapers.
Direct access at school. To use at home, select the Power Library @ Home link.

Salem Online

Salem2 Salem Online

This online resource contains eBooks on topics relating to Health (psychology, addictions), History (Renaissance, 1920s), and Literature (critical insights and essays on selected works and authors studied in L-S Language Arts classes).
Direct access available @ school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

Science Reference Center

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This database contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other reliable sources. In addition, Science Reference Center includes more than 280,000 high-quality science images.

Student Resources in Context

StudentResourcesContext Student Resources in Context

A great source for current and trustworthy information. Access news content including full-text newspapers and magazines like The Economist, The New York Times, National Geographic, Popular Science, Smithsonian, and more. Also contains hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections that include archival film clips, broadcast video, BBC News, New York Times video, and NPR.
Direct access at school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

World Book Online

WorldBookOnline World Book Online

Access the most up-to-date information from the World Book Online Encyclopedia. This trusted source contains articles, photos, videos and much more!
Tip: try World Book Advanced
Direct access at school. For home access username/password, visit the Lampeter-Strasburg High School Library Schoology group page.

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