Databases

Opposing Viewpoints in Context features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

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Navigating the Homepage (1:21)
Searching (1:31)
Topic Pages and Documents (2:35)
Where to Start When You Need a Research Topic (4:32)
Narrowing Your Research Topic & Searching for Sources (6:40)


Libraries Linking Idaho is a joint effort of the Idaho Commission for Libraries and the Idaho library community to provide Idahoans access to a variety of databases and research tools. To visit their site and start learning ways to improve your research just click on the LiLI.org button here. You may need to list your zip code and city and use the bearspassword.

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MHS favorite resources from LiLI's databases include Academic Search Premier, ERIC - Educational Resource Information Center, History Reference Center, Idaho Career Information System, Idaho in Session, Literary Reference Center, MasterFILE Premier, Novelist Plus, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection, and World Book Advanced.