Infobase Learning/Facts on File

Infobase Learning/Facts on File

The World Almanac for Kids Online
The World Almanac® for Kids Online offers 27 subject-specific areas to enhance your elementary/middle school lessons. This engaging resource contains kid-friendly content, resources for reports and research, and a dynamic home page with daily features. A natural complement to the curriculum, this entertaining online site helps kids develop online research skills with a trusted source. Now includes teacher resources, interactives, lesson plans, quizzes, videos, trivia games, science projects and more!
Middle/Jr. High School eBook Subscription Collection More than $182,000 worth of content at a fraction of the price! Give your students access to a complete library, anytime, anywhere! eBook Subscription Collection for Middle and High School eBook Subscription features non-fiction titles - from Facts On File, Chelsea House and Ferguson. Correlated to Common Core, state and national standards, our eBook subscription collection is a perfect library 24/7. Free downloadable MARC Records available. Includes FREE 800+ Literary Classics!
African-American History Online African-American History Online covers the entire spectrum of African-American history over more than 500 years. The extensively hyperlinked entries include subject entries, primary sources, images and videos, general and topic-specific timelines, biographies, maps and charts, and more.
Curriculum Resource Center Curriculum Resource Center provides an electronic library of easily reproduced handouts to supplement text and lesson plans used in middle school, high school, and junior college classrooms. This comprehensive collection features thousands of fact sheets, timelines, images, maps, full-color diagrams, experiments, math activities, and much more!
Chelsea House Biographies Online Chelsea House Biographies Online is a new one-stop online resource for all the biography needs of middle and high school students. Features full-length biographies of the most important,influential, and interesting people in the world.
Issues and Controversies Issues and Controversies (All NEW & IMPROVED) helps researchers understand today's crucial issues by exploring hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture. Its straightforward presentation of the key facts, arguments, history, and current context of today's most important and timely issues makes the database an ideal resource for research papers, debate preparation, and persuasive writing assignments. Includes full coverage of each National High School Debate topic. Now includes Intelligence Squared Debate Videos and Editorials from journals and newspapers around the world.
World News Digest New and Improved - World News Digest presents more than seven decades of authoritative news summaries and background articles. The redesign now features a unique archive in a dynamic, new, topic-based presentation. Instant access by topic to the most current news and perspective offered by our issue overviews and specially selected archival news articles.
Modern World History Online Modern World History Online covers the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. Thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, images and videos, maps and charts, primary sources, and timeline entries combine to provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, events, and ideas that have defined modern world history.
Writer's Reference Center Writer’s Reference Center provides users with a convenient one-stop location for all of the tools necessary to write and research effectively, from the mechanics of writing and grammar to style and research. Writing references are pulled from Facts On File’s extensive reference catalog, and more than 150 essays covering grammar, style, research, and more allow users to learn new concepts and find answers quickly.

World Cinema Video Collection
The best of contemporary and classic cinema from around the world. (Limited to High School only) More than 400 feature films providing a glimpse into the cultures and issues of countries around the world.


Health Reference Center Online Redesigned to support your curriculum needs!Health Reference Center contains thousands of hyperlinked entries organized into five major categories—body systems, diseases and disorders, drug abuse and addiction, mental health and developmental disorders, and nutrition and wellness—plus important health content focusing on teens, women, men, children, and seniors.
Ancient and Medieval History Online Ancient and Medieval History Online provides thorough coverage of nine civilizations—ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, ancient and medieval Asia, and Islamic Empire—from prehistory to the 1500s. This highly acclaimed resource is excellent for in-depth research or comparative studies across civilizations.
eLearning Modules eLearning Modules provide focused, targeted coverage of core-curriculum topics. Designed for libraries and classrooms, eLearning Modules are a unique combination of our multivolume print series with rich media, including high-quality educational videos, images, and support materials that were created specifically to align with the content.Ø Biomes of the Earth OnlineØ Energy and the Environment OnlineØ Essential Chemistry OnlineØ Genes and Disease Online Ø Genetics and Evolution OnlineØ Global Warming OnlineØ Green Technology OnlineØ Physics in Action OnlineØ The Plant World OnlineØ Space Science OnlineØ The Human Body: How It Works OnlineØ Exploring Career Clusters OnlineØ Top Careers with a Two-Year Degree OnlineØ Global Exploration OnlineØ Great Empires of the Past OnlineØ America at War OnlineØ Life in America OnlineØ Your Government: How It Works Online
Today's Science New and Improved!Today’s Science bridges the gap between the science taught in the classroom and real-world discoveries. Boasting a fresh redesign and powerful new features, Today's Science gives in-depth explanations of important advances in biology, chemistry, environmental science, space, physics and technology. Interviews with Scientists bring research to life. Science Fair guide, embedded glossary and curriculum tools make this a must have science resource!
American Indian History Onlne American Indian History Online offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of American Indian culture and history, plus browseable indexes of Indian culture areas and more than 600 tribes. Event and topic entries, biographies, images and videos, maps and charts, legends, primary sources, and timeline entries allow for an interactive, multifaceted look at the indigenous peoples of the Americas.
History Research Center History Research Center is the most authoritative resource for complete American and World History Coverage!Fully cross-searchable& seamlessly integrated for complete history coverage.Articles,biographies,timelines,primary source documents,video and more! - Now Available! - Includes American History, African-American History, American Indian History, Ancient & Medieval History and Modern World History!
Ferguson's Career Guidance Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center provides detailed profiles of nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries; invaluable advice on career skills; more than 55,000 resource entries; sample résumés and cover letters; a school search feature with exclusive information from Peterson’s Nelnet, LLC; a career interest assessment tool; and much more!
American History Online American History Online- all new and redesigned! -spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history. Now includes American Women's History and U.S. Government for expanded coverage. Thousands of biographies, subject entries, timeline entries, primary sources, images and videos, and maps cover the entire spectrum of the American experience, providing the most comprehensive range of information in a single source.

Core Curriculum Bundle
The Core Curriculum Bundle features six of our award-winning databases for your cross-curriculum needs: American History, Science Online, Blooms Literary Reference, Writer's Reference Center, and World Geo and Cultur.
Issues and Controversies in American History History comes to life, not as a mere recitation of names and dates, but as a series of turning points where the future hung in the balance and opinions raged on all sides. This educational database builds a deeper understanding of how historical events have shaped the United States.Places students and researchers at the center of the great debates in American History. New, specially created educator support materials - discussion questions, enhanced lessons, short video and other educator resources. Correlated to Common Core and state and national standards, Issues and Controversies in American History is a great value!
Science Online Science Online - All new and redesigned! Contains extensive information on the full spectrum of scientific disciplines in a variety of useful formats, including printable diagrams, illustrations, experiments, images, videos, and flash animations. The content is organized by subject area and type of resource, and state and national education standards, as well as STEM Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards! New core topic centers, enhanced with 9 full-text eLearning modules, activities and interactives!
The World Almanac Online World Almanac Online expands on the “most useful reference book” The World Almanac and provides students and researchers access to authoritative, essential statistics on hundreds of topics in a searchable online format. Perfect for any school or library. Great quick reference source.
World Religions Online World Religions Online features all new redesign and focuses on thorough coverage of religions and spiritual traditions from around the world. Ideal for religious studies and social studies classrooms, this user-friendly online resource features an easy-to-navigate interface, gateway pages that focus on the world’s major religions, timelines, fact files, media galleries, and much more.
Bloom's Literature Online Bloom’s Literature Online is the definitive source for literary criticism from Harold Bloom, with essays and criticism on thousands of great writers and their works, an archive of 48,500 characters, plus articles on topics and themes, NEW-- Full-length videos of classic plays, specific advice on how to write good essays on popularly assigned authors, a timeline, video segments, and a special feature on Professor Harold Bloom’s Western Literary Canon. Over 9,000 discussion questions to enhance your literature lesson.
World Geography and Culture Online World Geography and Culture Online enhances the study of countries, U.S. states, places, peoples, and geography concepts and skills, providing both facts at a glance and in-depth coverage through country and U.S. state entries, maps, flags, images, statistics, news articles, a gazetteer, compare and rank tools, and much more.