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    Destiny Discover Destiny Discover Search your school's books, eBooks and digital resources in one easy place with Destiny Discover.
    Schoology

    Schoology

     
    The CPS online learning, classroom management, and social networking platform for students to access digital classroom resources. 
     
    Biography (Gale in Context series)

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    Combines award-winning biographies from respected Gale Group sources. Includes full-text articles from hundreds of periodicals. 
    Culturegrams

     

    Culturegrams

    Experience the world through detailed cultural information on more than 200 countries.
    Digital Literacy

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    Rosen Digital Literacy empowers learners with digital citizenship skills to navigate today’s digital landscape. Interactive activities guide students through project-based learning activities using digital tools to create podcasts, PSAs, multimedia presentations, digital business plans, social media campaigns and more. Database articles explore cyberbullying, digital research skills, citizen journalism and more. 
    Discovery Education

    Discovery Education

    Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-based digital content for K-12, transforming teaching and learning with award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia content, professional development, and the largest professional learning community of its kind.
    EBSCO Explora High School explora
     
    Contains full text for 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues, and more. Resources arranged by grade level. Includes Education articles
     
    Financial Literacy FL
    Financial Literacy database makes economics and personal finance easy to understand and highly engaging. Articles explore macro-, micro- and global economics as well as personal and household finance. Users will learn to manage credit and debt, save and invest with confidence, plan for college and retirement and avoid fraud and scams.
    Flipster flipster

    Access magazine from a variety of publishers via a web browser or custom app made specifically for the iPad or iPad mini. Download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere.

     Heritage Quest

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    HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive database of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s. 

    Learning Express Library LELib

    Offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information to increase test taking success. Students must create an account in Columbia Public Schools prior to using at home.

    Opposing Viewpoints  

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    This source for information on today's hottest social issues features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to websites. 
     
    Science Reference Center S Ref Cent

    More than 4,000 full text articles covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, the environment, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, and wildlife.

     

    Sora

    Sora

    Access the Columbia Public Schools Overdrive collection (eBooks and audiobooks) with your CPS login on a variety of devices. For more information, contact your building Media Specialist or Overdrive support
    Teen Health and Wellness Teen Health and Wellness

    This award-winning resource provides middle and high school students with up-to-date, nonjudgmental, straightforward curricular and self-help support. Articles are correlated to state, national and provincial standards. Topics covered include diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying and LGBTQ+ issues. 

    World Book 

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    Contains easy-to-read articles, multimedia, comparison tools, interactive games and activities, and resources.