Science and Math

Databases

Britannica Library: Encyclopedia content for all ages plus multimedia, timelines, world atlas, country comparison, quotations, and primary sources.*


Expanded Academic ASAP: Scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers in the areas of art, humanities, social sciences, science, and technology.*


 General Science Collection: Articles from the most popular scientific journals (200+), providing researchers with information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.*


Hoonuit: Online how-to training on common software and devices. Each online training course is made up of short 1- to 3-minute video segments. This learn-at-your-own-pace solution offers the flexibility to skip lessons you’re already familiar with and review lessons that prove more difficult. All training is online and on-demand.**


Science Reference Center: Access to full-text science oriented content. Correlated to state and national curriculum standards.*


Universal Class: 500+ lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units, designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject matter. Courses include videos, assignments, quizzes, tests, and options for interaction with other learners. Take multiple classes, video-audit a course, learn at your own pace.**


Selected Websites

  • Convert It — Currencies, miles, kilometers, gallons, liters, temperature, and more
  • Good Calculators– This website provides a variety of online calculators, such as physics, maths and statistics, engineering and conversion calculators.
  • Merck Veterinary Manual — Animal health information suitable for veterinarians and pet-owners.
  • National Weather Service – Warnings & forecasts; maps; links to radar, climate, information center

*Subscription purchased by Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM).
**Subscription purchased by East Central Regional Library.