We subscribe to several research databases to aid in research for your school projects. The login and password information is available in the library and through your Language Arts and Social Science teachers.
World Book Online
Reference Center is a great source containing every article from the 22-volume print set. Included are maps, editor-reviewed Web sites and multimedia activities.
ABC-Clio- Includes the following databases:
The Calabasas Public Library
is a great resource right in our own backyard. You can check out their library catalog to see if they have the book you want to read. You can also connect to the databases that the Calabasas Public Library subscribes to. You will need a library card to access the online databases. See Mrs. Ammon for an application, or visit the library and discover this fabulous resource for yourself.
The Los Angeles Public Library
has a number of on-line resources including full-text magazine & newspaper articles, biographical databases, and more. There is also a great "Teen Web" portal linking you to sites needed for research and information at the middle school and high school level. You will need your LAPL card to connect to the databases on this site. You can apply for a library card at the Platt or Woodland Hills branch or on-line.
The County of Los Angeles Public Libraries
also has a number of on-line resources available from any computer with internet access. Remote access to Online Databases requires a County of Los Angeles Public Library card. To access these databases, please click on the database you wish to search, enter your County Library Card Number (13 digits, no spaces) and click "proceed" or "login". For information about obtaining a County of Los Angeles Public Library card visit the Westlake Village or Agoura Hills branch to obtain one. Cards are free to all county residents.