Rockwood School District
111 East North Street, Eureka, MO 63025
Phone (636) 733-2000 · Fax (636) 733-8851
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Research Resources

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​​The Rockwood School District Library Media program has a wide range of resources, non-fiction and fiction, in a variety of formats to support subject area curriculums, personal interests, and recreational reading.​​​

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Please contact your school librarian for home access information and passwords.

  • Ancestry Classroom
    Ancestry™ is the world's largest online family history resource home to billions of historical records, millions of family trees and much more.
  • Ancestry Fold3
    Fold3™ provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
  • Ancestry Newspapers
    Newspapers.com™ is the online home of 216 million+ pages of historical newspapers from 4,400+ newspapers in the United States and more.
  • BrainPop
    Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English.
  • BrainPop Jr.
    Provides educational videos, homework help, leveled quizzes, games and activities for K-3 students.
  • CultureGrams
    This database provides maps, statistics, background information, the political organization, and social customs of 190 countries.
  • Discovery Education Streaming
    Access to a rich collection of more than 50,000 video segments from among 5,000 full-length educational videos from Discovery School and other award-winning producers.
  • Ebsco Academic Search Elite
    Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals and over 1,700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals
  • Ebsco Consumer Health
    A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content.
  • EBSCO Databases
    Links to all EBSCO databases which access popular and academic periodicals, ebooks, and reference resources.
  • EBSCO Explora - Elementary
    This database includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press. Databases Searched: Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition, Primary Search, Topic Overviews K-5.
  • EBSCO Explora - High School
    This database includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press. Databases Searched: Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition, Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Newspaper Source, Science Reference Center, Topic Overviews 6-12, eBook Public Library Collection, Consumer Health Complete, Middle Search Plus.
  • EBSCO Explora - Middle School
    This database includes topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press. Databases Searched: Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition, Middle Search Plus, Topic Overviews 6-12, Science Reference Center, Newspaper Source.
  • Ebsco MAS Ultra School Edition
    This database is designed specifically for high school libraries.
  • EBSCO Middle Search Plus
    This database contains full text for more than 140 popular middle school magazines, biographies and historical essays, primary source documents, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, American Heritage® Dictionary, the Encyclopedia of Animals™; and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.
  • EBSCO Newspaper Source
    This database provides full text articles for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, more than 370 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full-text television & radio news transcripts from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.
  • EBSCO Science Reference Center
    This database contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other source.
  • Greenfile
    This complimentary research database provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts.
  • Heritage Quest
    This database delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s.
  • Hippocampus
    HippoCampus offers multimedia lessons and course materials to help you with your instruction, homework, and assignments.
  • Learning Express
    Learning Express Library is designed to help people succeed on tests--SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, etc.
  • Maps 101
    Online map resources for the classroom.
  • Noodletools
    The Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA and APA bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking.
  • SIRS Decades
    Includes reference articles on 20th Century American topics.
  • SIRS Discoverer
    General reference database designed for young researchers
  • SIRS Knowledge Source
    Includes links to 4 SIRS databases for middle and high school students: SIRS Issues Researcher (Covering the Leading Issues most studied and debated by students), SIRS Government Reporter (Historic and Government Documents, Directories and Almanacs), SIRS Renaissance (Current Perspectives on the Arts & Humanities), and SIRS Web Select (Editorially Selected Web Sites).
  • TeachingBooks.net
    Engaging author programs and k-12 book resources.
  • World Book Online
    Encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.