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    How to access the library Databases and Pathfinders?

     To access:

    • Click on Databases and eBooks
    • Use your EWSD Google Login
    • At home, if necessary to log in to any of the databases-
      • Log in using the username and password listed on the page.

    Which database should I use?

    Newspapers & Magazine Articles:

    • National/International newspapers and magazine articles (EBSCO)
    • News & magazine articles (Gale - General OneFile)
    • Scholarly Journals (Gale - Academic OneFile)
    • U.S. regional, national, and local, world newspapers (Gale - Infotrac News OneFile)
    • World Newspapers (Scholastic Go)

     Find Today's Hot Topics:

    • CQ Researcher (CQ Press)
    • Issues & Controversies (Infobase)
    • Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)
    • SIRS (Social Issues Resource Series) (ProQuest)

    Finding Information on People and Events in History:

    • American History and World History (ABC Clio)
    • Biography in Context (Gale)
    • Great Lives from History (Salem Press, Access it from the eBooks page)
    • Great Events from History (Salem Press, Access it from the eBooks page)

    Finding Information on Decades:

    • Use the Pathfinder - American Decades 1900-2000`s

    Finding Information on Primary Resources:

    • Use the Pathfinder - Primary Resources

    Fake News and Media

    Why use databases? How to Search them?