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Research Resources

Last Updated: 11/26/2019 7:29 PM



  • Concise cultural information on countries around the world


  • General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for novice researchers

ProQuest Central Student

  • Millions of articles from more than 10,000 full-text scholarly journals

SIRS Discoverer

  • Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators
    SIRS Customer # for usage - PUHSD

SIRS Issues Researcher

  • Curriculum-aligned database of content organized by complex issues, ideally for middle and high school students and educator
    SIRS Customer # for usage - PUHSD

ProQuest Research Companion

  • Information literacy tools and tutorials to help develop critical thinking

School & Educators Complete

  • eBook subscription database (over 12,000 titles) to support multiple subject areas(English Language Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Health, Physical Education, Information Literacy and Technology)


Britannica School

  • is the go-to site for learning more about any subject—for all grades and all reading abilities—offering thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended web sites


  • is the leading knowledge-building resource that is universally trusted for accurate and age appropriate content in Spanish

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