To access these databases within the APS network, simply click on the links below.
To access these databases outside of the APS network, go to Arlington MackinVia and follow the following steps:
- Login using your Follett account. For students this is the “One Login”.
- For teaching staff this is the staff ID number followed by a password created by your school librarian. Click “Submit”.
PebbleGo – Each database features expertly-leveled text and navigation specifically designed for beginning researchers. Enriched with spoken-word audio, text highlighting and audio/video media.
PebbleGoNext expands to include Native Americans and U.S. States.
eBookCentral from Proquest offers Scholarly eBooks for the High School user.
EbscoHost provides access to a collection of magazine and periodical resources, such as: ERIC, Additional PD Resources, Primary Search, Newspaper Search
Primary Search includes access to articles from 70 magazines published for Elementary and Middle School students.
NoveList K-8 Plus gives book recommendations for Elementary and Middle School students, based on their previous read.
eLibrary provides access to full-text and multimedia reference essentials for doing research.
eLibrary Science provides access to full-text and multimedia reference essentials for doing science research in a k-12 environment.
Provides access to a collection of databases from Gale Publishing.
Specific Gale Databases:
Biography In Context provides access to biographical profiles on influential people throughout history.
Books & Authors offers new ways to explore books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors with read-alike, award winner and librarian’s favorites lists.
Academic OneFile provides journal, newspaper, and magazine articles on numerous topics for use by students doing research.
Kids Info Bits is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.
Literature Resource includes up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
Teaching Books.net provides a collection of readings and author interviews to help teachers introduce multimedia activities to students learning how to read.
World Almanac for Kids Online is a popular quick reference source moves to digital only, with a large number of facts on a wide variety of topics.
World Book Encyclopedia
Use different levels of the world’s most familiar encyclopedia, each designed for the unique needs of each user.