Designed for academic institutions, this database offers an enormous selection of scholarly and popular information resources. It supports high-level research by providing peer-reviewed journals, periodicals, reports, books, videos and more.
Biography, History & Social Science
Want reliable, up-to-date information on your next travel destination? AtoZ World Travel provides information on activities, food, transportation, security information, maps and more for 202 cities world-wide. Adventure awaits!
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Features a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers. It's continuously updated to ensure access to the latest information.
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With premium full-text content and peer-reviewed business journals, this database is an essential tool for business research. Find information on marketing, management, accounting, banking and finance. Also view videos from the Associated Press and explore detailed information on more than 1.1 million companies worldwide.
Includes a broad selection of popular eBooks and audiobooks. Check these out on your personal device and share across multiple devices without losing your place.
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Check out these headlines from the past! This database features almost a million digitized pages from more than 200 individual newspaper titles published in Colorado primarily from 1859 to 1923.
Explore all 50 states without leaving home. You'll find info on flags, state economy, weather, history and so much more. Want to nail that school project? We've got you covered!
The world at your fingertips! Find reliable, up-to-date information on more than 200 countries and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. You'll discover the history and people of each country, then take your knowledge farther with recipes, interviews and videos.
Access maps, census information and demographic reports to evaluate the market potential of any geography in the U.S. DemographicsNow can help you find the information you need to make sound business decisions.
Find information on thousands of topics on a wide range of subjects such as: health, literature, technology, engineering, and world cultures and languages.
This collection of high quality digital reference books includes encyclopedias, histories, biographies and how-to books for all ages. Whether you're a student researching a school project or an entrepreneur looking to lay out a business plan, you've come to the right place!
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Discover the connections between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, so you can better understand the science behind being green.
Find United States and world history and many other topics in this eBook collection.
The world's most extensive full-text history reference database, featuring more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers.
Download and stream books, movies and music when and where you want. Hoopla features hundreds of thousands of titles, from Hollywood blockbusters to best selling artists and authors — not just the hits, but the niche and hard-to-find as well — all accessible from your computer or mobile device.
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A collection of reference eBooks covering career choices such as nursing, firefighting, photography and many more. This also includes a U.S. history collection with titles on colonial settlements, conflicts and military.
Choose from over 30,000 award-winning indie and foreign films, documentaries, classic movies and educational courses to stream on most any device! This is a great resource for educators as well, it's packed full of content for teachers and students alike. Patrons get 5 film credits per month. Kanopy is available on iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku and Chromecast. If you need help downloading the app or streaming videos, check out their help page.
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This bibliographic database indexes library and information science periodicals for easy searching. It also covers books, chapters within books, library school theses, pamphlets and so much more. Let the bibliomania commence!
This research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. The informed, differing views present each side of an issue to help you develop the confidence to draw your own valid conclusions.
PebbleGo is a pre-kindergarten to third grade resource for reading and research. It features six modules: Animals, Animales (Spanish edition of Animals), Earth and Space, Biographies, Social Studies, and Dinosaurs. Each includes leveled text, educational games and video support to help emergent readers and researcher learn database and reading skills.
Features more than 380 topics, each with an overview, point and counterpoint. The resource also includes more than 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from both sides of the aisle, newspapers, radio and TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books.
This comprehensive resource is an essential tool for psychologists, counselors, researchers and students, providing extensive full-text coverage for a broad range of subjects in the fields of psychology, behavioral sciences and related disciplines.
Providing credible, accurate, reliable content on almost every core-curricula subject, Scholastic GO! offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills. Using outside of a library? You can login with the following:
- Username: arapahoelibraries
- Password: library
World Vital Records features a massive library with billions of family history and genealogy records, millions of family trees, complete U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1940, military records, enhanced Social Security Death Index records, newspaper articles, and exclusive local and international collections. **If you are using this database remotely (outside of Arapahoe Libraries), click here for access.