FSK Media Center Databases

Destiny https://destiny.carrollk12.org 

 Home access to CCPS online electronic catalog of materials

 Search for books in the FSK Media Center

 Login with school username and password to view materials you have checked out, due dates, or fines.

American History

Modern Genocide

World Geography 

World History - The Modern Era

Biographies

Events

Primary Sources

Images

U.S. Government Resources

Biographies

Events

Primary Sources

Images

 

Bloom's Literary Reference Online

 

Comprehensive encyclopedia with a dictionary, atlas, and articles

Image Quest: copyright free images

 Country reports include information on daily life, culture, geography and history.

 In-depth reports covering over 200 countries, the United States, and Canada.

Auto Repair Reference Center

History Reference Center

Science Resource Center

Gale Student Resource Center Gold

Opposing Viewpoints

Science Resource Center 

 

Gale E-books 

Business

Environment

General Reference

History

Law

Literature

Medicine

Science

Social Studies 

 

Health Reference Center

 

Issues and Controversies

 

 Biographies

Events

Primary Sources

Images

 

 Connects classroom science with current research, experiments & images

  Contains several distinct databases: 

SIRS Issues Researcher: Pro & con views on current controversies  

SIRS Renaissance: Arts & Humanities

SIRS Government Reporter: Historic & current government documents

SIRS WebSelect: links to reliable Websites

Decades: American life and history in the 20th century, including many primary source documents. Search by decades or by source type:  cartoons, maps, letters, speeches, etc.

Salem Press E-Books 

Remote Password: francis 

Literature, History & Health E-Books

 Maps & Resources

Compare Countries

Geographic Concepts

Click: Online Reference:  (last green tab on top bar)  enter library card #

FSK Video Resources

Accessible to faculty--see Myers/Whitney for username & password

Instructional videos & other educational content

Additional Resources

Library of Congress 

Search for primary sources:

  • photographs
  • historic newspaper articles
  • art
  • sound recordings

FSK has online & print subscriptions to The New York Times.

To access additional online resources, username and password available in Media Center

Each Times Topics page collects information on popular topics, bringing together every news article, picture, video, etc. about that topic that has been published in The New York Times

Excellent online resources for writing and research:

MLA format, grammar, research & writing resources

FSK has online & print subscriptions to The Wall Street Journal

To access additional online resources, username and password available in Media Center

FSK has online & print subscriptions to The Washington Post

To access additional online resources, username and password available in Media Center

Royalty free music & sound effects  for your presentations

Ask Media Specialist for username & password

Free help for creating citations and Works Cited pages.

Caution: if you do not correctly type your information into the form, bibme will not correct your errors. Check for accuracy.