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Groton High School
400 Peru Road
Groton, NY 13073
Principal: Laura H. Norris
607-898-5803
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Online Subscription Databases

  • The Groton Central School District subscribes to a wide variety of databases to aid in student research.
  • Most of these databases are directly available at school through IP recognition. Access from home requires log-in information which is available from Mrs. Codner in the library.  By law, we are not allowed to post that information online.
  • Listed below are links to the databases, organized by possible use and discipline.

Online Encyclopedia: for those times when Wikipedia is too complicated or controversial

General Information: These databases will give you results on a variety of topics

  • EBSCO Host  This brings you to a menu of different databases, including the ABC-Clio history databases which are excellent. Chose EBSCO Host Web and Omnifile Full Text.
  • Gale Group This is a huge group of databases that can be searched all at once or individually.

Social Studies and History: These databases are aimed at social studies students but many cover current event issues.

  • Culture Grams Maps! Flags! Facts about countries, states and Canadian Provinces. Good stuff!
  • SIRS Decades Every decade of  20th Century American History with primary documents, advertisements, political cartoons, photos, DBQs, so much more.
  • ABC-Clio History This links to two excellent databases: the extra useful Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society and World History: the Modern Era.
  • History Research Center This includes African-American HistoryAmerican HistoryAncient & Medieval History American Indian History, and Modern World History.
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context   Another outstanding source for information on world events and issues.

Science and Health: 

ELA and Literature

Life Skills

  • Digital Literacy  So many resources for using the internet and the online world.
  • Career Zone Just what it sounds like....information about different jobs, careers and the education you need to get them.







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