Online Databases from the Sacramento Public Library
Great resources from reliable databases!
You will need a login to access these databases.
• Ask at the Mitchell Middle School library about an e-card number and pin number.
• Use your Sacramento Public Library card number (or login) and your pin number.
Sacramento Public Library cards can be obtained at the Rancho Cordova Branch, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827.
Some of the databases available for students (K-12):Academic JournalsSearch thousands of scholarly, peer-reviewed journal articles.Biography Reference CenterFind biographies of individuals from around the worldBookFLIXWatch, read and learn with our video storybooks and educational games.CultureGramsResearch the history, geography, and culture of countries and states.History Reference CenterHistorical documents, biographies, encyclopedias, photos and maps.Homework Help NowGet live online homework help from an expert tutor, including feedback on writing and practice tests.Kids SearchFind kid-friendly articles for your homework.Library of Congress Primary SourcesPrimary sources from American history, including photos, letters, maps and more.Literary CriticismFind plot summaries, analysis, and criticism on major literary works.Literary Reference CenterLiterary criticism, plot summaries, author biographies and interviews, plus a poetry and short story library.Missions of California eBooksRead about each of the California Missions.Opposing Viewpoints in ContextResearch the pros and cons of hot social issues from a variety of viewpoints.Points of View Reference CenterLearn both sides of an issue with point and counterpoint articles on controversial topics.Rosetta StoneInteractive language learning for 30 world languages, plus ESL (aprenda inglés).Science in ContextResearch scientific topics, like biology and chemistry, plus find ideas for science experiments.Science Reference CenterScience periodicals, encyclopedias, images, videos and science experiments.Student Research CenterFind articles to help with your homework at the high school and middle school level.Sutter's Fort PioneersFind books and articles about the pioneers of Sutter's Fort.Testing & Education Reference CenterPractice tests, courses, and eBooks for SAT, ACT, and other major tests, plus a scholarship and college search tool.Virtual Reference LibraryReference eBooks with information about animals, health, science, Native American tribes, American decades and literary criticism.