Destiny Home Access

 

Destiny - http://destiny4.ccps.wan -

This link allows home access to CCPS online electronic catalog of materials. Users will be able to look for media center materials, e-books, and electronic databases from home. Additionally, students can log into their Destiny account by using their school username and password to view the materials they have checked out, due dates, or fines.

 

Office 365

Office 365

Office 365 -

To logon and access your account click here.  Use your student email - (your school username@star.carrollk12.org ) and your school password to log in.


Electronic Research Databases

Passwords for databases can be obtained in the Media Center

Britannica School Online

http://school.eb.com/
a general reference encyclopedia

CutlureGrams

Culturegrams:
http://online.culturegrams.com -

a specialized reference focusing on world culture - includes current information about countries, cultures, maps, statistics, famous people, photographs, recipes, and flags

Discovery Education

http://carrollk12.discoveryeducation.com/

Cross - curricular streaming video, lesson plans, and reference articles

Login is student's school username and password

EBSCOHost

Access to scholarly articles and trade periodicals

Specific collections for science research, history research, home improvement, hobbies and crafts, and automotive maintenance

Gale

Access to biographies, news articles, and reference articles.

Infobased

Infobase

http://online.infobaselearning.com/Default.aspx

Includes databases for current issues and controversies, world geography and culture, American history, world history, Bloom's literature, health reference, science reference and streaming video

SIRS

SIRS:

http://sks.sirs.com - a multidisciplinary reference source - includes Issues Researcher Pro vs. Con,  Government Reporter, Renaissance, Web Select, and Decades  

 

E-Books

Gale

Gale Virtual Reference Library:           
http://go.galegroup.com/

Gale e-books

MackinVia Mackin Via:
http://www.mackinvia.com

Images/Streaming Video

Image Quest

Britannica Image Quest:

http://quest.eb.com/
an image database containing millions of searchable, high quality, rights-cleared images -Each image provides a MLA citation. Additionally, images may be used for non-profit educational purposes. 

Deiscovery Ed

Discovery Education

http://carrollk12.discoveryeducation.com/

Cross - curricular streaming video, lesson plans, and reference articles

Login is student's school username and password

Facts on File Video on Demand:

http://streaming.factsonfile.com/ - a collection of educational videos available to teachers and students - this resource may be accessed from school and home -students may get the required username and password from their teachers or in the media center

 

Carroll County Public Library

The databases available through the Carroll County Public Library are accessed using the barcode  number on the student's Carroll County Public Library card. Library card applications are available at the public library branches and on their website.  

CCPL

  Carroll County Public Library Databases:

http://library.carr.org/collections/research.asp - a variety of electronic resources  for academic and personal pursuits - including Magazine Index, Ancestry Library, Auto Repair Reference Center, Biography Resource Center, Columbia Granger's World of Poetry, Novelist, ProQuest newspaper archive and many more.