Reference & Research

Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost) Full text for scholarly and academic magazines and periodicals - including: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.
Explore Ohio  Find Ohio-focused websites by category or by county.
KnowItNow Welcome to Ohio's live online reference service, KnowItNow. Ask a librarian questions sorted by topic
Ohio History Central An evolving, dynamic online encyclopedia from the Ohio Historical Society.
Oxford Reference Center 

Wide variety of reference books online including English and bilingual dictionaries, maps and atlases, timelines, an encyclopedia, and subject references – from Oxford University Press.

Student Research Center  Search the encyclopedia. Find magazine and newspaper articles. Learn about other countries. For grades 6-12.
What's the Point? A program designed to help users identify flint artifacts. 
What's that Snake?  Find what snakes are known to Ohio or find information on a particular snake. 
What Tree Is It?  Use leaves and fruits of a tree to identify common trees of Ohio or find information on a particular tree.
World Book Online  Core reference collections; documents, selections, online reference books in major subject areas.

World Book Online Spanish 

This is part of World Book Online Reference Center that is a Spanish-Language encyclopedia called Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos. It contains 2,200 articles and more than 600 illustrations.