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Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 forward, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and much more. Provides indexing of historical articles from more than 2,300 journals in over 40 languages back to 1953, and includes book citations, dissertations and theses, with coverage extending to related disciplines such as archeology, anthropology and sociology. Users can search by time period. The database has over 800,000 records and the full text of more than 540 journals and more than 140 books. Remote access requires username and password.
An electronic journal collection providing access to abstracts and/or full-text searching for academic journals and primary sources, covering a wide range of subject areas in the arts, business, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Remote access requires username and password.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
This multidisciplinary collection includes thousands of eBook titles covering a large selection of academic subjects and features e-books from leading publishers and university presses. Coverage in eBook content is 1963 to the present.
Off-site access requires a special user ID and password.
MASSOLIT provides high-quality videos given by academic scholars from all over the world. The collection consists of 730 lectures across 115 courses in History. Most lectures are between 8-12 minutes in length.
Remote access requires logging in to your MASSOLIT account with your WSA email address and password. Available to students in grades 9-12.
Semantic Scholar is a free, AI-powered search engine for scientific literature, based at the Allen Institute for AI. Search over 180 million papers covering all areas of science. Use the Paper Pages feature to extract the meaning of the paper and present key elements like classified citations, code repositories, videos, and clinical trials for review. Set up an account so you can save papers to a personal "library', then organize the papers by adding tags.
Yabla provides an immersive language-learning experience for Spanish students featuring authentic videos by native speakers. The interactive controls in Yabla's online video player include one-click dictionary definitions, pitch-adjusted slow play, loop play, and subtitle toggling.
Access provided to Upper School Spanish classes only, through student-created Yabla accounts.