FHS Research Resources
Follow @AdmiralLibraryFHS Library CatalogClick on the Atriuum logo to search for books and resources in our FHS library.Info to Go (Books from the University of Tennessee and Knox County Public Library)You can browse the catalog for books and ask a librarian to have the books you want shipped to FHS.DatabasesABC-CLIOSocial Studies DatabasesGood for researching:History, pop culture, government,geography, religion, and diversity studiesBiography in ContextGood for researching:Any famous personBritannicaImageQuest
Good for researching:Images for school projects. If you need pictures for any subject, check here!
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Academic articles from journals and well-respected magazines across all academic disciplinesCulture GramsGood for researching:Countries and world cultures(You must have a Knox County Public Library Card--they're free!--to access this resource.)
Gale Literary SourcesGood for researching:Authors, works of literature, literary criticismOpposing Viewpoints in ContextGood for researching:Controversial issues, argumentative essays, multiple viewpoints on issuesPowerSearchGood for researching:Any subjectScience in Context
Good for researching:Any science topicStudent Resources in ContextGood for researching:Any subject, including news and current events. This is a great place to start for research papers and projects.Tennessee Electronic LibraryDatabasesGood for researching:Any subject. Click on the database that corresponds to your topic.
Citation Builder and ResourcesUse Easy Bib to make building your Works Cited page a breeze! You can export citations to Easy Bib from our Gale databases, as well as create citations for books and other resources. Print your Works Cited page from Word, save to Google Docs, and more!Purdue Owl has many citation and writing guides for you to follow to improve your research papers.Online Encyclopedia
Search using different versions of World Book including World Book Advanced (written for high school students,) World Book Discover (written at a slightly lower reading level,) and World Book en Español.
eBooksThe ABC Clio eBook collection offers social studies and literature eBooks.The Gale Virtual Reference Library offers eBooks across many subjects.Language Practice
Practice Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, and English as a Second Language!Test Prep
Learning Express Library 3.0 offers free online practice tests, tutorials and test-prep e-books. Click on the College Prep Center icon for test prep for the SAT, ACT, AP tests, and PSAT.Career ToolsCurious about a particular occupation, or looking to improve your job skills? Use the practice tests, e-books and online courses to begin your path to a bright future.