TRMS Virtual Library and Digital Resources

 


MackinVia 

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Mackin Via 

  • http://launchpad.fultonschools.org

       Username: FCS Username (lunch number)        

       Password: FCS Password

  • Click on Mackin Via

   (Resources in Mackin Via Listed Below)

     

AJC: Provides access to full-text newspaper articles from "The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. You will need a username and password. Access is Monday- Friday during the school year. Username and Password: See Ms. Alarcon

* Bio in Context (Gale): Provides access to biographical profiles on influential people throughout history.

* Brain Pop: Offers curriculum-based movies and interactive features to be used in classrooms while studying health, reading, math, science, writing, and social studies.

Britannica Academic Edition (Through Galileo): Provides encyclopedia articles on a variety of subjects with film clips, photo galleries, journal articles, web sites, and maps.

* Britannica Online School Edition: Middle School (Through Galileo): Provides encyclopedia articles on a variety of subjects to be used by middle school students.

 

Destiny Card Catalog: Provides access to a school's library catalog to search for materials held in their library. You will need a username and password. Username: FCS Username Password: FCS Password

Digital Library of Georgia (Through Galileo): Provides over access to digitized books, photographs, newspapers, video, audio, manuscripts, and government documents from throughout the history of Georgia.

* Discovery Education: Provides videos, webinars, games, activities, and text for students to use to learn about different topics.                                                                                                                

Ebsco Host Image Colletion: Provides access to over 960,000 images relating to maps, places, natural science, people, history, and flags for students.

Explora Secondary: Provides a dedicated search interface for the EBSCO databases owned by a secondary school.

*Gale Research in Context (Gale): Provides access for middle school students to full-text articles from magazines and newspapers; biographies, essays, and criticisms; and maps, videos, audio files, graphics, and photographs to use in research.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (Gale): Provides access to encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Galileo Advanced: Provides over access to subscription-only databases for high school aged children of the state of Georgia.

Galileo Teen: Provides over access to subscription-only databases for teenagers of the state of Georgia.

Georgia Stories (GPB): Provides access to historical documents to complement the Georgia social studies curriculum for eighth grade students.

Georgia Virtual Vault: Provides access to historical documents from 1733 to the present from the state of Georgia.

Kids Infobits (Gale): Provides a collection of articles, images, maps, flags, charts, and graphs for use by a student doing research on a variety of subjects including animals, inventions and technology, sports, transportation, history, and stories and literature.

Kids.gov: Provides access to a collection of materials about the United States government for children.

Nettrekker: Provides a gateway to over 360,000 websites and digital resources that are compatible with state and Common Core standards to be used by students while doing research.

New Georgia Encyclopedia: Provides a collection of articles about different topics relating to Georgia.

Novelist K-8: Provides access to reviews of books and biographies of authors for elementary and middle school students.

* Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale): Provides over 14,000 opposing viewpoints essays on over 5,000 topics of interest for students and researchers.

Overdrive: Provides access to over one million eBooks, audiobooks, and other digital content for libraries, schools, and colleges.

Professional/Teacher Gale Virtual Reference Library: Provides access to teachers and staff to Professional materials, encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

* Safari Montage: Presents a collection of videos that can be played in the classroom to help with different areas of study including history, science, language arts, and domestic sciences.

* Science in Context: Provides access to over 150 reference science books from Gale Cengage. Includes over 7,000 biographies, 16,000 images and videos, and two dictionaries.

SIRS Discoverer: Provides full-text articles and images from over 1,000 newspapers, magazines, and government documents to be used by students in grades one through nine for research.

SIRS Discoverer Images: Provides access to over 67,000 images, photos, maps, and charts from around the world.

* Student Resources in Context: Provides access to over fifteen million full-text articles from over 300 magazines and newspapers; over 100,000 multimedia records, and video and audio content from NBC, NPR, and other news sources.

Teen Health and Wellness: Provides students with curricular support and self-help tools on various topics related to health and wellness.

Today in Georgia History: Provides access to historical documents from the state of Georgia.

*US History in Context: Provides access to documents from over ninety-five Gale reference sources, viewpoint essays, image galleries, and video and audio from NBC, NPR, and other sources exploring historical events in the United States.

Vanishing Georgia: Provides over 17,000 photographs displaying historical events, individuals, and societies from Georgia's history.

*World History in Context: Provides access to full-text periodicals, reference works, and primary documents covering all aspects of world history from antiquity to the present day.

* Anne Recommends

 

Not Available in Mackin Via

Flocabulary: Flocabulary is an online library of educational hip hop videos. (See Ms. Alarcon for Account Set Up

http://www.flocabulary.com/

Explore Learning: Online simulations and teacher materials for math and science.

https://www.explorelearning.com/

Discovery Education: Teachers: See Ms. Alarcon for Account Set Up Info

Media Center Apps

  • Mackin Via (Use FCS login and password)
  • ·        Destiny Quest (use fcsdestiny.fultonschools.org and FCS login and pass
  • ·         Follett Digital Reader TextFlow (Use FCS log in and password and Follett Shelf number wbb06951 (Follett Bryte Wave is replacing Digital Reader Soon)

<!-·         Access My School School Edition (Gale Cengage) Select State, City, School then Click Update My Resources and then You Can Access Them

 

     Photo Searching

 

 


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