Research Tools: Databases and Websites

CultureGrams offers maps, videos, interviews, statistics, and other resources and research materials covering over 200 countries around the world!

You can access these databases by clicking here (ProQuest CultureGrams).

The MES Library provides access to the Vermont Online Library which hosts a wide range of databases that can be used for research purposes.

You can access these databases by clicking here (VOL).


Gale In Context: Elementary is part of the Vermont Online Library. It provides easily searchable and accessible options for researchers! 
 
You can access this database by clicking here (Gale in Context: Elementary).
 
 

Ben's Guide provides government resources including: links to branches of government, 
how laws are made, the election process, historical documents, and includes learning adventures, games, and printables. 

You can access this website by clicking here (Ben's Guide).

NASA for Students provides all tools necessary to learn about our space program, solar system, weather, and related topics. Games, activities, photos, videos, etc. provide a rich, rewarding experience to all.

​You can access this website by clicking here (NASA for Students).

Smithsonian's Fun Stuff for Kids and Teens provides games, activities, and all manner of information around topics of interest.
 
You can access this website by clicking here (Smithsonian's Fun Stuff for Kids and Teens).
Access site here: Kids San Diego Zoo.
Access website here: National Geographic Kids.
Google provides easy to use citations tools.
 
Written Google support for using Citations: access by clicking here https://support.google.com/a/users/answer/9308832?hl=en