A variety of research tools including magazine and newspaper articles, and databases on a variety of topics such as history, science, languages, animals, current events, and much more to aid the student or general researcher in their information-seeking needs.
Academic Search Premier (BadgerLink)- Designed for academic institutions, this database offers information on nearly every area of academic study including computer science, physics, arts & literature, and many more.
BadgerLink - Provided by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, BadgerLink provides access to a large volume of full-text information. Users can search magazines, journals, newspapers, reference materials and other specialized sources to meet their information needs.
Biographies in Context (Eau Claire Library Card Needed) (Gale)-A comprehensive database of over 380,000 people throughout history, around the world and from all disciplines and subject areas.
Digital Science Online (BadgerLink)-A collection of standards-based visual teaching tools for the elementary and middle school science classroom.
Facts.com (Eau Claire Library Card Needed)- )-Searchable databases of World News Digest, Issues & Controversies and Today’s Science comprised from nearly seven decades of Facts on File World News Digest.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (BadgerLink)- The Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, images, brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.
GreenFILE (BadgerLink)-Provides information on topics related to the environment such as global climate change, green building, pollution, renewable energy, and recycling.
Historical Maps-An easy-to-use access to historical maps in libraries around the world.
History Reference Center (BadgerLink)- Historical information from reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, history periodicals, historical documents, biographies of historical figures, historical photos and maps, and historical videos.
Humanities International Complete (BadgerLink)-An invaluable resource for students, researchers and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities.
Issues & Controversies (Eau Claire Library Card Needed)- Helps researchers understand the crucial issues we face today by exploring more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education and popular culture.
Learning Express- A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial courses for all ages.
Literary Reference Center-A comprehensive, full-text database providing a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.
Litfinder (BadgerLink)-A resource to full-text literary works including poems, short stories, novels, essays, plays and speeches.
MasterFILE Premier (BadgerLink)- Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full- text for nearly 1,700 publications covering areas in general reference, business, health, general science, as well as such popular titles as Good Housekeeping, People, Sports Illustrated and many more. Also included are many reference books, primary source documents and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
Opposing Viewpoints-Information on today's hottest social issues, pro and con viewpoint articles, primary source documents and more for the student and educator.
Powerspeak Languages- An online interactive language resource for learning a foreign language. Included are courses in Spanish, French, Mandarin, German and ESL Spanish.
Science Reference Center (BadgerLink)- Includes information from science encyclopedias, reference books and periodicals on such topics as biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics, technology and more.
Songbook Database (BadgerLink) - A search tool used to locate printed music from the Resources for Libraries & Lifelong Learning's collection of songbooks.
Soundzabound (BadgerLink) - Royalty free music library offering a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint, videos, digital storytelling and more.
Today’s Science (Eau Claire Library Card Needed)-For the student, Today's Science explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics and technology.
Wisconsin Media Lab (BadgerLink)- ECB VideoLink offers high-quality digital media for Wisconsin's K-12 students and teachers on a variety of subjects available via streaming or downloading to your computer.
World News Digest (Eau Claire Library Card Needed)- World News Digest brings together and enhances nearly seven decades of news from the renowned Facts On File World News Digest.