Important Databases for Teens:
Morley Library offers databases structured to provide specific kinds of information which can be helpful for school work and research. It might be challenging and overwhelming to find resources surfing the web, so try one of our databases instead! Many of our databases can be used from home using your library card. Please call the library or stop by the Reference desk if you need help. Call 440-352-3383
Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education and science and technology.
OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS IN CONTEXT (Gale Net) - Access from home
POINTS OF VIEW (EBSCOHost) - Access from home
AMERICAN HISTORY (ABC-CLIO) - Access from home
DAILY LIFE THROUGH HISTORY - (In-Library Use Only)
From Greenwood Electronic Media, Daily Life Through History is an online sourcebook series providing a detailed portrayal of what life was like for ordinary people in different cultures throughout history. Includes images, maps and illustrations.
Magazine & Journal articles
Son of Citation Machine automatically generates citations in MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, and Harvard.
KnightCite is an online citation generator service provided by the Hekman Library of Calvin College. The service is provided free of charge by the college, and is available to members both within and outside of the Calvin community. There is no advertising on the site, and those who choose to register on the site will have the option of saving all of their citations and even multiple bibliographies to their account.
Owl Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers free resources including writing instruction, grammar, tips on avoiding plagiarism, style guides, and citation information for APA or MLA formats.