Databases

Databases by type of material for teachers.


Access Video

View world-class documentaries, award-winning educational films, and helpful instructional videos. This resource includes a wide range of subjects with high-quality content. 

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Curriculum Resource Center

Contains hundreds of maps, charts, diagrams and timelines for classroom use and homework help in history, geography, science and math.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

ERIC: Education Resources Information Center

ERIC is an online digital library of education research and information.  ERIC - the Education Resources Information Center is a comprehensive, easy-to
Within the ERIC Collection, you will find records for:

 

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Explora - Educator's Edition

Highlights content relevant to teachers, including lesson plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Explora - Primary Schools

Designed specifically for elementary school students, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines for elementary school research
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Explora - Public Libraries

Supports student research. Search results include articles, essays, and primary source documents.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Explora - Secondary Schools

Offers the most complete collection of full-text reference resources available for middle schools.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

History Reference Center

History Reference Center offers full text from more than 2,000 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 120 history periodicals, more than 59,600 historical documents, 49,600 biographies of historical figures, more than 110,200 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.  This database is provided by EBSCO.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Search results can be printed, emailed or saved to a personal folder.

Science Reference Center contains:

* 181 Science Periodicals
* 625 Science reference books
* 23 Science Encyclopedias
* 812 Science Essays
* 3,790 full length Biographies of Scientists
* 61 Science Animations
* 10,000+ Science Images
* 519 Science Videos

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Teacher Reference Center

Teacher Reference Center provides resources for a wide range of teacher’s needs. Includes Best Practices, Curriculum Development, School Administration, Teacher Education and more.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

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