Click on the website name to go directly to the site. Here is the direct link to Proquest Databases. See the librarian for a passwords card if you want to access this database.
Name of Website
|King County Library System||Databases -- great source of reliable, current information, You can now access ALL DIGITAL access with 401 and your Student ID# / PIN is the last 4 digit of your ID#. See us for an easy to use access card instructions.|
|World Book Online||Best online encyclopedia available! Includes many features you will find useful including a dictionary, atlas, Spanish Language Encyclopedia and so much more. If using from home you will need a username and password -- ask your librarian for details! Also accessible from the Online Catalog.|
An Academic search engine accessing ONLY trusted websites previously selected by librarians, teachers, and educational consortia.
|Newsela||Newsela is a non-fiction literacy site providing news content a at five different reading levels.|
|CIA World Factbook||Online Almanac of information about countries. They also have great country and region maps that are easily printed. |
|King County Government
||The official website of the King County. You can link from here to all sorts of helpful information like Social Services and Transportation.|
||The official website of the state of Washington. Look here for government services, legislature, governor's office, etc.|
|Dictionary of Occupational Titles||This is the complete Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) revised fourth edition, as supplied electronically by the US Dept. of Labor, provided, as a public service. Fantastic reference for Career research! |
|Occupational Outlook Handbook||U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections - this is an excellent source of up-to-date information about almost any career you could think of. |
|LOC American Memory||Welcome to the Library of Congress American Memory Project- your source for digitized primary source documents and photographs for American History.|
|Digital Public Library||The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.|
|Khan Academy||Use this direct link to get to the Khan Academy! You can log in with your Illuminate username and password.|