TeachingBooks

Book Guides & Lesson Plans – Find lesson plans, discussion questions, novel units, reader’s theater scripts, and other instructional support for the books you’re reading in any K-12 classroom.  Booklist: Build Your Own – Compile, organize, analyze, and share instructional materials associated with the books in your curriculum.  Diverse Books – Include diverse cultural experiences in your instruction […]

Brittanica School

Learn more about any subject – for all grades and all reading abilities – offering thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended websites, and three separate databases (Elementary, Middle, or High).

AutoMate

Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, AutoMate provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls.

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center (EBSCO)

This full-text database provides a historically rich collection of hundreds of thousands of classic and contemporary poems, as well as short stories, biographies, and authoritative essays on such topics as poetic forms, movements, and techniques – including contemporary content from the finest publishers.

Veterans Resource Center

Physical Locations, Resources, & Trained Volunteers are available at: Access the California Veterans Resource Book. Basic information & links below. For more comprehensive information, visit: VA Welcome Guide Kern County Veterans Service Department Bakersfield Vet Center California Department of Veterans Affairs U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college, and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with other $41 billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.

Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO)

Full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 280 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.