*REMEMBER* There is a common password and username for these databases, not your personal computer login...
EbscoHost - Access to Gale databases containing peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature, business, agriculture, education and other subjects, as well as many popular magazines. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions; updated daily.
Remote Access to EbscoHost Databases: You will be prompted to enter a Username & password; remember, the same PASSWORD is used to access all JHS databases, but to access the EbscoHost databases remotely, the UserID = Jackson
Biography Resource Center - Biography Resource Center is perfect for a multitude of subject areas such as, but not limited to, science, multicultural studies, business, politics, government, history, entertainment, sports, the arts, and literature. It contains more than 435,000 biographies on more than 340,000 people gathered from more than 1,000 volumes of more than 135 award-winning Gale reference sources as well as full-text articles from nearly 300 magazines specifically chosen for their value to biographical research.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context - online resource covering today's hottest social issues
Student Resources in Context
U.S. History in Context
World History in Context
World Book Online - More than 1.3 million pages of primary source documents-books, documents, selections-fully integrated with the encyclopedia content. Research and teaching tools include timelines, citation builder, and saved research.
NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 120,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Feature Articles.
NewsBank - Provides full text database of articles from The Kansas City Star, The St. Louis Post Dispatch, and other Missouri newspapers. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded.
To access this database from home, please go to the Jackson R-II homepage ( http://www.jacksonr2schools.com/ ), scroll down to Web Resources on the left, and click EbscoHost/Newsbank