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GREENE COUNTY TECH SCHOOL DISTRICT

“Investing in the Future... One Student at a Time.”

5413 West Kingshighway Paragould, Ar. 72450

870.236.2762

BOOK REVIEWS - READING SOURCES


CLCD  This is a single source/single search resource for librarians, teachers, parents and students from PreK through grade 12 and for Children’s Literature classes at the academic level. Users have access to over 2.5 million titles, non‐fiction & fiction for PreK-12 grades with 42 quality professional review sources.

BUSINESS

ABI/INFORM Complete [ProQuest Central] 
Information on company research (profiles / annual reports); market research (industry, market& commodity reports), current business & economic conditions as well as identifying management techniques & corporate strategies

Accounting & Tax Periodicals [ProQuest Central]
Information on  accounting policies and standards, state and national tax legislation, corporate and individual taxation, compensation and pension plans, and corporate financial management, as well as profiles of accounting firms, CPAs, and management consulting firms.

PQ Asian Business and Reference [ProQuest Central]
Covers Asian (Eastern Hemisphere) business and financial information from key international publications including Far Eastern Economic Review, Asiaweek, and many more.

PQ Banking Information Source [ProQuest Central]
Essential banking industry publications providing information about the financial services industry, banking, and industry trends

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Complete (CBCA) Complete
A Canadian focus on current events, business, education, science and medicine, arts, law, academia, and lifestyles

PQ Entrepreneurship
Designed for entrepreneurs wanting quick access to the latest information on business topics, quick links to the most highly sought information, and recommendations from experts in Editor's Picks

PQ European Business [ProQuest Central]
Comprehensive information on European business, economics, politics, and culture.

Hoover's Company Records [ProQuest Central]
Provides easy access to the most thorough and up-to-date business information available, including company overview, company history, officers and board members, competitors, products and operations, auditors, rankings, related industry information, & historical financials.

OxResearch (part of ABI/INFORM Complete) [ProQuest Central]
Created by Oxford Analytica, this powerful multi-disciplinary database helps students research and analyze the impact of probable developments on the business climate.              

Snapshot Series [ProQuest Central]
Market reports across 43 industries in 40 countries, spanning the UK, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, and Latin America.

 CAREER INFORMATION

Career and Technical Education  [ProQuest Central]
Research on accounting, auto mechanics, building trades, computing science, graphic design, healthcare, photography, sales and retail & more in the Vo/Tech curriculum for both students and instructors    

 CURRENT EVENTS (NEWSPAPERS & MAGAZINES)

Canadian Newsstand Complete [ProQuest Central]  
Canadian newspaper coverage from Prince Edward Island to Yukon Territory.

Ethnic NewsWatch™
Bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from ethnic, minority and native presses.

PQ Newsstand [ProQuest Central]
Full text access over 1300 newspapers, news websites and blogs from leading publishers throughout the world

SIRS Issues Researcher
Background and analysis on 350+ leading issues, providing pros and cons on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues

 EBOOKS

ProQuest ebrary Central  (ebooks) Schools and Educators Complete
A collection of over 11,000 titles with a wealth of information in professional development and training resources.

World Book eBooks  A collection of 25 classics and an additional 25 proprietary World Book non-fiction titles.  Desktop computer and tablet users may access the site via browser or checkout for offline.  Simultaneous checkout has eBooks available for an unlimited number of users.

EDUCATION & LIBRARY SCIENCE RESOURCES

PQ Education Journals  [ProQuest Central]
Access to over 1,090 top educational publications, including more than 800 of the titles in full text.

ERIC   
Provides access to education literature and resources, providing access to journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index  1.4 million + records and links to more than 337,000 full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966.

LISA: Library and Information Science Abstracts
An international abstracting and indexing tool designed for library professionals and other information specialists

 GENEALOGY

PQ African American Heritage
A groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research

HeritageQuest Online
Combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content

 GENERAL REFERENCE & RESEARCH ASSISTANCE

eLibrary Curriculum Edition
General reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest® Learning: Literature and History Study Center™.This collection of periodical and digital media content, covering a wide range of subjects including business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.

eLibrary  Elementary
General K-6 reference collections of periodical and digital media content, covering a wide range of subjects including business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.

ProQuest Central 

A cross-disciplinary research tool with 30 databases that can be searched together or individually.

PQ Research Companion 

Developed to help students do more effective research and assist educators in teaching the basics for information literacy core principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

PQ Research Library [ProQuest Central]
A mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas, including the arts, business, education, engineering and technology, health and medical, history, law, literature and languages, multicultural themes, psychology, natural sciences, social sciences, & women’s studies

HEALTH & MEDICINE

PQ Family Health [ProQuest Central]
Covers subjects of value in the public library context – from sports injuries to women’s health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.

PQ Health and Medical Complete [ProQuest Central]
Provides information on  all major clinical and healthcare disciplines, including medical sciences, immunology, pharmacology, nursing, physical fitness and hygiene, surgery, and others.

PQ Health Management [ProQuest Central]
Provides reliable and relevant resources for researchers studying the field of health administration

MEDLINE with Full Text 
Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more from the National Library of Medicine.

PQ Nursing & Allied Health Source [ProQuest Central]
Provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more, as well as meeting the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions.

Pharmaceutical News Index [ProQuest Central]
Definitive database of pharmacological news, research, and regulatory information, covering specialized publications in the pharmaceutical, health care, biotechnology, and medical device industries.

 HISTORY, LAW & SOCIAL SCIENCE

PQ Criminal Justice  [ProQuest Central]
Comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security

PQ Military Collection [ProQuest Central]
Comprehensive collection of material on military subjects such as defense, aeronautics and space flight, civil engineering, political science, and more.

PQ Political Science [ProQuest Central]
Full-text of leading political science and international relations journals. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.

PQ Religion [ProQuest Central]
Comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including religious news and information, commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies.

PQ Social Science Journals [ProQuest Central]
Covering various aspects of economics, politics and society  

 PRIMARY SOURCE MATERIAL

CultureGrams
Primary source material cultural & statistical country reports, covering the world, states & Canadian provinces and includes unique information in Native recipes, interviews, photos and videos

CultureGram Kids   CultureGrams Provinces    CultureGram States    CultureGrams World

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

AGRICOLA Literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports pertaining to all aspects of agriculture.(AGRICultural OnLine Access)

PQ Biology Journals  [ProQuest Central]
Wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology and ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science.

PQ Computing Full text research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.

eLibrary Science Supports the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences providing resources K-12 and up in magazines and journals, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, reference books, websites, images, and streaming audio/video.

PQ Environmental Science Collection
This collection will help students, faculty and researchers identify and analyze environmental problems both natural and human-made, evaluate the relative risks associated with these problems, and help to examine alternative solutions for resolving and/or preventing them

PQ Psychology Journals [ProQuest Central]
Full-text coverage from top psychology and related publications, this database meets the needs of both students and mental-health professionals.

PQ Science Journals  [ProQuest Central]
Full text and images for the leading periodicals in science and technology, covering   computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, transportation and more.

PQ Sociology [ProQuest Central]
Full-text results from of leading sociology journals as well as full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts.

PQ Telecommunications  [ProQuest Central]
Full text of top telecommunications industry publications

Student Resources – Elementary & Middle School  
CultureGrams Kids 
Primary source material cultural & statistical country reports, covering the world, states & Canadian provinces and includes unique information in Native recipes, interviews, photos and videos

Early World of Learning (World Book)   An online resource for preschoolers & children in the early elementary grades that includes three interactive learning environments
        Trek's Travels offers narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more.
        Welcome to Reading provides leveled readers to develop and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills. The Lexile Framework® for Reading ensures that early readers use text at their level.
         Know It offers a richly visual first encyclopedia that will captivate early learners with non-fiction topics of interest and importance to them 

eLibrary Curriculum Edition
General reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest® Learning: Literature and History Study Center™. Subjects covered include business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.

eLibrary Elementary
General K-6 reference collections of periodical and digital media content, covering a wide range of subjects including business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.

eLibrary Science
Supports the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences providing resources K-12 and up in magazines and journals, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, reference books, websites, images, and streaming audio/video.

World Book Complete  A single link that goes to all 9 Traveler World Book database for selection.

World Book Kids    A general reference Web site developed especially for young students with easy-to-read articles, thousands of illustrations, videos, comparison tools, and a wealth of engaging games and activities, including an atlas, interactive maps, flags, and over 200 game and activities.

World Book Student  A research tool  tailored for students in elementary & middle schools with over 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles, 10,000 + biographies, multimedia, videos, animations and student activities.

Student Resources - Junior High  and Up  

CultureGrams
    CultureGrams Provinces   CultureGrams States  CultureGrams World


Primary source material cultural & statistical country reports, covering the world, states & Canadian provinces and includes unique information in Native recipes, interviews, photos and videos 

eLibrary Curriculum Edition General reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest® Learning: Literature and History Study Center™. Subjects covered include business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.

eLibrary Science
Supports the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences providing resources K-12 and up in magazines and journals, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, reference books, websites, images, and streaming audio/video.

ProQuest Research Companion 
Developed to help students do more effective research and assist educators in teaching the basics for information literacy core principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

SIRS Issues Researcher Background and analysis on 350+ leading issues, providing pros and cons on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues

World Book Advanced   A reference tool for 8th grade and up that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search.

World Book Timelines  A resource for accessing or creating timelines for projects in the arts, literature, notable people, science & technology, world history, geography and more. Users can select a built timeline and make changes or create new timelines then images and videos.