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Novelist K-8 Plus
A database about books for younger readers, Novelist K-8 Plus helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.
The premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
Points of View Reference Center
Points of View is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Covers 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).
Popular Software Tutorials
Learn how to use today’s most popular computer programs, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and more. These easy-to-use courses will teach you everything you need to know and help make your goals a reality—all designed to fit your current skill level and schedule.
Primary Search, designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children's rooms, contains full text for more than 60 popular, elementary school magazines.
Psychology and Mental Health
Covers a wide variety of issues, conditions, and theories in the field of psychology and mental health. Biographies of major pioneers and figures in psychology are also examined as well as the psychological concepts they were instrumental in developing. Use this online portal to search our whole collection of Salem Press titles.
Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Learning Express)
Mejore sus habilidades escritas, orales y gramaticales. Sea Mejor Lector. Desarrolle sus Habilidades Matemáticas. Sea ciudadano estadounidense.
Reference Solutions (formerly ReferenceUSA) can help you find answers to a wide variety of questions. Common uses are finding businesses based on employee size, sales volume, type of business and location. Subscription is provided by the New Jersey State Library. View Tutorial
Referencia Latina, a comprehensive Spanish-language database, offers content from a variety of sources including encyclopedia entries; images; health reports; a Spanish-English dictionary and full text for over 100 reference books and dozens of general interest magazines in a broad array of subject areas.
Salem Health: Cancer
Salem Health includes essays detailing the many types of cancer affecting different areas of the body, cancer therapies and treatments, and other advances that have been made in cancer medicine. Use this online portal to search our whole collection of Salem Press titles.
Science Reference Center
This database provides access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented materials (science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other multi-media sources). Use for any/all high-school level science research needs.
Small Business Reference Center
The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies.
Teacher Reference Center
A research database for teachers which provides indexing and abstracts for more than 300 peer-reviewed journals. Topics covered include Best Practices, Curriculum Development, Literacy Standards, Pedagogical Research, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Science & Mathematics, School Administration, and more.
The Solar System
The Solar System provides a tour of the planets, asteroids, stars, comets, and other celestial bodies of our stellar neighborhood, as well as the natural processes that affect them. Use this online portal to search our whole collection of Salem Press titles.
Articles and curriculum-related materials selected especially for grades 9-12.
Animated talking picture books, readalongs, Tumble TV, Tumble Puzzles and games. Fun for kids. View Tutorial
Students of all ages and job seekers can connect with a certified online tutor to find the help they need. Provides homework help and assessment quizzes for students as well as resume and cover letter templates, interview guidelines and more for job seekers. View Tutorial
Weapons and Warfare
Weapons and Warfare gives information on the various types of weapons used by mankind from the simple handheld weapons of early civilizations to the technologically advanced weapons used by nations throughout the modern world. Use this online portal to search our whole collection of Salem Press titles.
1940 Census Enumeration Districts
Obtain the Census Enumeration Districts for 1880 to 1940 in one step.
NJ 2-1-1 is a service linking people with state or local health and human service resources to address urgent needs or everyday concerns.
Weather forecast, local to international. World class weather radar plus your up to the minute weather report and current conditions.
African American Literature Book Club
Launched in 1997, this website is dedicated to books and film by or about people of African descent.
America's Career InfoNet
Check education, knowledge, skills and abilities, and licensing against requirements for most occupations. Also nationwide contact information for employers, cost of living data, labor market conditions for any state, and nearly 5,500 external links to career resources available on the Internet.
American Fact Finder
Population, housing, economic and geographic information from the US Census Bureau.
American Slave Narratives
Read samples of slave narratives, and see photographs taken at the time of the interviews, taken from George P. Rawick, ed., "The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography" (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1972-79).