Using Online Databases

Through the services provided by the GV BOCES system, the students at Le Roy have access to a variety of online databases.  These databases can be used to find additional information that may not be available via the typical WWW site.

Database Name Description
   
Novelist

Reader's Advisory Service

   
OCLC First Search

Online access to more than 70 databases-World Cat

   
Encyclopedia Americana

Americana Encyclopedia 

   
SIRS Knowledge Source

Full text articles from the Internet and SIRS Knowledge Source

   
Britannica

Encyclopedia, Internet Guide, & Collegiate Dictionary  

   
Proquest

ProQuest is a resource of electronic collections containing articles published in magazines, newspapers, and journals.

 

 
World Book

World Book Encyclopedia

   
Baker & Taylor

Book Orders from Baker & Taylor

   
Today's Science

Today’s Science covers science topics for students: health, environment,

   
Accessible Archives

Primary source database featuring newspapers from the 18th & 19th centuries

   
Country Watch

Up-to-date information and news on the countries of the world

   
Ebsco

Access to general interest periodicals

Also:  Searchasaurus & Topic Search

 
Grolier

Encyclopedia Americana & Grolier, New Book of Knowledge, Lands and People, Popular Science

   
Hoover's Online

Company, industry, and market information