Resources & Databases

  • All resources listed on this page are available to you anywhere you have internet access. If you need help accessing or using any of the resources, please contact the librarian. 

  • Databases

  • ProQuest Central Student

    Access to thousands of journals, magazines, newspapers, videos, reports, and other types of content. This multidisciplinary resource brings together some of ProQuest’s most used databases in education, humanities, psychology, science, social sciences, and news.

  • SIRS Disc

    Database designed for upper elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas such as, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology.

  • ProQuest eLibrary

    Over 1,700 full-text titles, 11,000+ Research Topics General reference with editor-created content. Search through photos, graphics, maps, and websites.

  • The Californian

    Local newspaper covering the entire Monterey County. The Californian is published in both print and electronic. 

  • Herald

    The Monterey County Herald, sometimes referred to as the Monterey Herald, is a daily newspaper published in Monterey, California that serves Monterey County.

  • issues

    SIRS Issues Researcher provides background and current analysis necessary for research and understanding of 360+ current and pervasive Leading Issues. Analysis and opinions cover the pros, cons, and everything in between on the most researched and debated social issues

  • gale

    Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of Reference eBooks that can be cross-searched, browsed, and viewed on any device.


  • over

    Read and browse through hundreds of ebooks. 

  • Ny Times

    The New York Times is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership. Founded in 1851, the paper has won 127 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other newspaper.

  • WB

    Online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, educational games, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.

    Username: alisal Password: trojan

  • CultureGrams

    Primary source for cultural & statistical country reports. A great resource for starting your research.

  • Britannica

    An online encyclopedia that students and educators can use to access curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources and more.

    Must be on the school campus to use.

  • Newspapers

  • SJ Mercury

    The Mercury News is a morning daily newspaper published in San Jose, California, the largest city in Silicon Valley.

  • Reading Resources