Olympic Educational Service District 114

Serving the Kitsap and Olympic Peninsulas

ProQuest Databases
ProQuest, eLibrary, CultureGrams, SIRS Discoverer, ProQuest: Learning Literature, History Study Center 

 
All databases in the ProQuest Suite are now accessible through a convenient portal!
Use your school's current eLibrary log-in at http://portal.bigchalk.com/portalweb/login.do

If you need help with your usernames/passwords for the ProQuest databases or Local Administrator sites, please call the Instructional Materials Cooperative at 360-405-5832. 
 
Trainings are offered via web classes, recorded training video and podcasts for all ProQuest K-12 databases we receive through the Statewide Database Licensing Project. To see a current listing of available trainings or to sign up for a free web class, visit ProQuest's Training and Support website.

 

ProQuestProQuest Research Library

Searches multiple ProQuest databases, accessing full-text articles in thousands of periodicals, newspapers and trade journals. Geared to secondary and college-prep level.

 

connect to eLibrary K-12 eLibrary Curriculum Edition

  • Geared to K-12 audience
  • Over 1,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts
  • Over 5,000 topological, historical, thematic, and interactive maps
  • More than 500,000 photos and images
  • More than 17,000 streaming audio and video files
  • Over 160,000 editor-screened and selected websites
  • More than 190 full-text reference books
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    SIRSSIRS Discoverer

  • Geared to K-8 audience
  • 100% full-text articles and images from more than 1,900 domestic and international newspapers, magazines, and government documents
  • Pull-out map collection includes 3,000+ offerings, including all 50 United States, the provinces and territories of Canada, as well as nations and regions of the world
  • More than 29,000 graphics, photos, maps, and charts are available, connected to associated articles
  • Supplemental curriculum and learning materials, educator's guide, middle- and elementary-level student workbooks, citation guidelines, research strategy worksheets, and more
  • 9,000+ educational weblinks via the integrated Discoverer WebFind content set
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    CG iconCultureGrams

    Provides in-depth information on over 200 countries around the world, and including maps, statistics, photo galleries, recipes and more. World, Kids, States and Provinces Edition.
     

    HistoryHistory Study Center

  • Geared to the secondary level
  • Meets the needs of both AP and mainstream courses in Social Studies
  • Covers 14 centuries of history--from ancient to modern, old world to new world
  • Comprehensive collection of primary and secondary source material
  • 40,000+ documents, 6,000+ primary sources, and thousands of vetted websites
  • Downloadable multimedia, interactive timelines and more
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    LiteratureProQuest Learning: Literature

  • Geared to the secondary level
  • Author biographies, contemporary criticism, reviews, and multimedia resources organized into 3,000+ Author Pages
  • More than 180,000 searchable works of literature from medieval times to the present
  • 100+ searchable full-text literary journals and magazines for the latest in literary criticism
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    The ProQuest Databases are provided at special pricing to Washington K-12 schools through the Washington State Library Statewide Database Licensing Project. For more information about the Statewide Database Licensing Project, visit their website at http://www.secstate.wa.gov/library/libraries/projects/sdl/contract.aspx
     
    To inquire about purchasing access to the databases, please contact Sarah Freitas, Instructional Resources Program Manager:

    sarahf@oesd114.org

    (360) 405-5832
     
     
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