7th grade WWI Research

These databases are designed for students to find high quality articles for research. Start your research with these sites!

Ebsco Host Ebook K-8 Collection
(Available without login at Capital City PCS)

  • Includes ebooks on a variety of subjects. Search for relevant ebook titles.
  • Click on PDF Full Text to view the articles.
  • Click on Save Pages to download and save for later.
  • Passwords for home access available here (Students, login to google to access this document).

DCPL Databases for research

A variety of databases are available for students to use from the DC Public Library. Use your DC One Card, DC library card, or access the librarian’s card information (which we will email to students) in order to access these sites.

Ebsco History Reference Center 
(Link requires DC library card and pin number)

  • Access high quality resources.
  • Use the Browse lets you drill down by subject
  • Advanced Search allows you to search with Lexile Reading filters turned on.

 

Gale US History in Context 
(Link requires DC library card)

  • Access high quality resources including academic journals, reference resources, primary resources, video and news.
  • Advanced search allows you to filter by Content Type and Lexile
  • Browse Topics allows you to filter by topics, including year range.
  • This Training Video explains how to use the resource tools

 

Gale Student Resources in Context 
(Link requires DC library card)

  • Access high quality resources including academic journals, reference resources, primary resources, video and news.
  • Same advanced search and browse as US History in context

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library
(Link requires DC library card)

  • Access high quality ebooks specific to your topics.
  • Search within the table of contents to jump to your page.
  • Advanced Search allows you to filter by Target Audience: Middle School