Databases by Subject

Please select a subject to see a list of related database resources.

 

Auto Repair

Auto Repair Reference Center (BadgerLink)
Collection of automobile repair reference information for high
school, college-level, and adult researchers.  


 

Books & Reading

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition (BadgerLink)
Full-text popular nonfiction books designed for elementary
school students & educators


Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition (BadgerLink)
Full-text popular nonfiction books designed for high school students
& educators


Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition (BadgerLink)
Full-text popular nonfiction books designed for middle school
students & educators


LitFINDER (BadgerLink)
Collection of literary works and related articles for
student and adult researchers.


Literary Reference Center (BadgerLink)
A collection of literary criticism and works. For students and adult
researchers.


Novelist (BadgerLink)
Fiction recommendation resource with read-alikes,
discussion guides, reading lists, and more. For teens and adults.


Novelist K-8 (BadgerLink)
Children’s fiction recommendation resource with read-alikes,
discussion guides, reading lists, and more. For children and
pre-teens.


Overdrive
Download free e-books and audiobooks


TeachingBooks.net (BadgerLink)
Multimedia on K-12 fiction and non-fiction books for students and
educators.  


 

Business

Business Source Premier (BadgerLink)
Full-text journal and peer-reviewed articles covering all
disciplines of business for high school, college-level, and adult
researchers.


Business Source Premier (BadgerLink)
Full-text journal and peer-reviewed articles covering all
disciplines of business for high school, college-level, and adult
researchers.


EBSCO Business Resources (BadgerLink)
Access point to EBSCOhost business-specific databases. For
high school, college-level, and adult researchers.


Regional Business News (BadgerLink)
Full-text regional U.S. and Canadian business publications for
students and adults.  


 

Consumer Information

AHFS Consumer Medication Information (BadgerLink)
Broad resource for patient drug information, available in both
English and Spanish. For college-level and adult researchers.


Consumer Health Complete (BadgerLink)
Consumer-oriented health content, from
mainstream to holistic medicine. For high school students,
college-level, and adult researchers.


EBSCOhost’s Consumer Reports (BadgerLink)
Full-text pdf version of the popular consumer magazine. For high
school students and adult researchers.


Health Source: Consumer Edition (BadgerLink)
Collection of consumer health information for high school
and adult researchers.  



Encyclopedia & Dictionary

Britannica School – High (BadgerLink)
Encyclopedia articles with images, interactive maps, games, and other learning materials. For high school students and educators.


Britannica School Atlas – High (BadgerLink)
Interactive world atlas designed especially for older students and
educators.


Britannica School Images & Videos – High (BadgerLink)
Browse Britannica’s images and videos for high school students and
educators.


Britannica School – Middle (BadgerLink)
Encyclopedia articles with images, interactive maps, games, and
other learning materials. For middle school students and educators.


Britannica School Atlas – Middle (BadgerLink)
Interactive world atlas designed especially for middle school
students and educators.


Britannica School Images & Videos – Middle (BadgerLink)
Browse Britannica’s images and videos for middle school students and educators.


Britannica School – Elementary (BadgerLink)
Encyclopedia articles with images, interactive maps, games, and
other learning materials for elementary school students and
educators.


Britannica School Atlas – Elementary (BadgerLink)
Interactive world atlas designed especially for elementary school
students and educators.


Britannica School Images & Videos – Elementary (BadgerLink)
Browse Britannica’s images and videos for elementary school students and educators.


Britannica Learning Zone (BadgerLink)
Interactive learning games about numbers, letters, sounds,
geography, and more. For pre-kindergarten through 2nd grade.


Britannica School Curriculum Standards (BadgerLink)
Find Britannica content that aligns with Common Core State Standards and other academic teaching standards.


Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia (BadgerLink)
Encyclopedia for college-level and adult researchers.


Merriam-Webster Dictionary (BadgerLink)
The largest, most comprehensive American dictionary. For students
and educators.  


 

Health

AHFS Consumer Medication Information (BadgerLink)
Broad resource for patient drug information, available in both
English and Spanish. For college-level and adult researchers.


Alt HealthWatch (BadgerLink)
Alternative and holistic approaches to health care and wellness. For
college-level and adult researchers.


American Doctoral Dissertations (BadgerLink)
Full page images of the original print index Doctoral Dissertations
Accepted by American Universities, for college-level and adult
researchers.


EBSCO Health Resources (BadgerLink)
Access point to EBSCOhost health-specific databases. For
high school, college, and adult researchers.


Health Source: Consumer Edition (BadgerLink)
Collection of consumer health information for high school and adult
researchers.


Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (BadgerLink)
Full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. For
college-level and adult researchers.


MEDLINE (BadgerLink)
Biomedical and health journals for adult researchers and healthcare
professionals.  


 

History & Genealogy

Burlington Genealogical Society We are a member of the
Wisconsin Historical Society and the Wisconsin Genealogical Society. We are in Burlington Wisconsin.


Burlington Historical Society
The Burlington Historical Society of Burlington, Wisconsin, was
established in February 1928 to collect and preserve historical
records and artifacts pertaining to the Burlington area. It was the
first historical society in Racine County. The Society is a private,
not-for-profit organization run entirely by volunteers.


European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 (BadgerLink)
Citations of European works that relate to the
Americas, for college-level and adult researchers.


HeritageQuest Online (BadgerLink)
Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources for
college-level and adult researchers.


History Reference Center (BadgerLink)
Full-text history reference resource for college-level and adult
researchers.


History Reference Center (BadgerLink)
Full-text history reference resource for college-level and adult
researchers.


Salem History
Decades 1940s – 1980s, Famous First Facts, Great Events
from the 17th & 18th Century, The Value of a Dollar, Working
Americans, Musicians & Composers, Forensic Science, Health –
Addictions & Genetics.


Wisconsin Digital Archives
A growing collection of documents about the activities, functions, and policies of Wisconsin State Government from 2001 to present.


Wisconsin Historical Society
Research your family history, discover your community history,
explore our collections and more.  


 

Homework Help

Explora for Elementary Schools (BadgerLink)
The search interface for EBSCO’s elementary school resources. For
elementary school students and educators.


Explora for Middle & High Schools (BadgerLink)
The search interface for EBSCO’s middle & high school resources.
For middle & high school students and educators.


MAS Ultra — School Edition (BadgerLink)
Collection of magazines, books, and multimedia covering a wide-range
of subject areas. For middle and high school students.


Middle Search Plus (BadgerLink)
Magazines and primary sources suitable for middle school students.


Primary Search (BadgerLink)
Full-text magazines for elementary school students.  


 

Newspapers & Magazines

Access NewspaperARCHIVE (BadgerLink)
U.S. and international newspapers, dating as far back as the 1700s.
For students and the general public.


Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers (BadgerLink)
Full-text daily and weekly Wisconsin newspapers from 2005 to 90 days ago, plus newspapers from the 1800s and 1900s. For student and adult researchers.
*updated 8/29/2016


MasterFILE Premier (BadgerLink)
Full-text magazines with some coverage of newspapers and
journals. For student and adult researchers.


News (AP, UPI, etc.) (BadgerLink)
Provides near real-time access to top world-wide news. For students
and researchers.


Newspaper Source Plus (BadgerLink)
Full-text coverage of today’s major newspapers, for students and
researchers.


RbDigital
Download digital magazines  


 

Language Learning

Powerspeak Languages  – available until 12-2017
Learn a new language, fast!  


DuoLingo
Learn one of over twenty languages fast and free using this fun and easy web-based application.


Lifelong Learning

Gale Courses
Free E-Learning – hundreds of courses for personal and professional enrichment.


LearningExpress Library (BadgerLink)
Access the LearningExpress Library’s collection of web-based test
preparation tools and skill-building materials. For kids, teens, and
adults.


LearningExpress Library Adult Learning Center (BadgerLink)
A collection of web-based test preparation tools and skill-building
materials for adult learners.


LearningExpress Career Center (BadgerLink)
Collection of web-based occupational exam practice tests and
workplace skill-building resources for adult learners.


LearningExpress Library College Center (BadgerLink)
A collection of web-based test preparation tools and skill-building
materials for reviewing key college skills. For college-level and
adult learners.


LearningExpress Library College Preparation Center (BadgerLink)
Collection of web-based college entrance exams, preparation, and
skill building for writing a college admissions essay. For adult
learners.


LearningExpress Library High School Equivalency Center (BadgerLink)
Collection of web-based High School Equivalency exam preparation and skill-building materials for adult learners.


LearningExpress Library Popular Software Tutorials Center (BadgerLink)
A collection of web-based computer software skill-building, for
student and adult learners.


LearningExpress Library School Center (BadgerLink)
A collection of web-based skill-building materials for K-12
students.  


 

Research

Badgerlink
Research databases – Find articles and more!


EBSCO All Services List (BadgerLink)
Access point for all BadgerLink’s EBSCO databases, interfaces, and
specialized profiles. For all ages.


EBSCO All Databases (BadgerLink)
List of all EBSCO databases. For all ages.


Explora for Everyone (BadgerLink)
Search interface for EBSCO’s general information resources for the
general public.


Humanities International Complete (BadgerLink)
Full-text information for literature, philosophy, the arts, and
history. For college-level and adult researchers.


Military & Government Collection (BadgerLink)
Current news for all branches of the military and government. For
student and adult researchers.  


 

Science

GreenFILE (BadgerLink)
Articles covering all aspects of human impact on the world. For
college-level and adult researchers.


Science Reference Center (BadgerLink)
Full-text science reference books, images, and periodicals for
student and adult researchers.


Science Reference Center (BadgerLink)
Full-text science reference books, images, and periodicals for
student and adult researchers.  


 

Spanish

Britannica Enciclopedia Moderna (BadgerLink)
Enciclopedia española para estudiantes mayores y educadores. Spanish encyclopedia for older students and educators.


Britannica Escolar Online (BadgerLink)
Enciclopedia español para los estudiantes más jóvenes y educadores.
Spanish encyclopedia for younger students and educators.


EBSCO Español (BadgerLink)
Punto de acceso a bases de datos de EBSCOhost españolas. Para los
hispanohablantes. Access point to EBSCOhost Spanish databases. For Spanish speakers.


LearningExpress Library Spanish Language Center (Recursos para Hispanohablantes) (BadgerLink)
Colección de desarrollo de habilidades basada en la web y
preparación de exámenes materiales en español – Collection of
web-based skill building and test preparation materials in Spanish
Para los estudiantes adultos – For adult learners.  


 

Taxes

Internal Revenue Service
Forms and Publications, get answers to your tax questions, get your
refund status and more.


Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Forms and Publications, get answers to your tax questions, get your
refund status and more.  


 

Teacher Resources

Education Research Complete (BadgerLink)
Research covering all levels of education from early
childhood to higher education. For college-level and adult
researchers.


Educational Administration Abstracts (BadgerLink)
Citations covering areas related to educational administration. For
college-level and adult researchers.


ERIC (BadgerLink)
Citations and links to full-text articles related to education. For
college-level and adult researchers.


Explora Educator’s Edition (BadgerLink)
Lesson plans, curriculum standards, and other professional
development resources for educators.


Professional Development Collection (BadgerLink)
Collection of education journals for educators and
researchers.


TeachingBooks.net (BadgerLink)
Multimedia on K-12 fiction and non-fiction books for students and
educators.


TeachingBooks.net Literacy Connections (BadgerLink)
Connect to materials from TeachingsBook.net that support strategic
literacy instruction. Includes: Balance Literacy, Thoughtful
Reading, Text Complexity, Diverse Books, and Author’s Purpose.
*updated 7/14/2016


TeachingBooks.net Text Complexity Rubric (BadgerLink)
Inform instructional decisions using this interactive, crowdsourced
rubric.
*updated 7/14/2016


TeachingBooks.net Professional Development Module (BadgerLink)
Create your own literacy implementation plan through a five-phase
self-guided training module.