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Databases

Databases vs. Websites

What is the difference between a database and a website? Click here to see the main differences. (Make sure you are logged into your Darien Google account to see the document.)

Passwords for Database Access from Home

To access the databases from home (on your home computer), you will need a password. Here is the list of passwords for home use.  (Again, you need to be logged into your Darien Google account to see this document.)

 

Database Collections

General Content: Cover a Variety of Topics

   

General Reference

eBooks

Controversial Issues 

 

American History

     

World History

     

Ancient History

Art

Music

Current Events

 

6 US papers

World & US papers   

Major US  Magazines

 

Historical Newspapers

Hartford Courant 

1764-1922

Chicago Tribune

1849-1998

LA Times

1881-1997 

 

NY Times 

1851-2017

WSJ 

1889-2004

Washington Post

1877-2004

Literature

World Literature 

Science

Biography

Other Information

Videos

The DHS Library Digitized Videos can be accessed through your school Google account via a shared drive.

Staff and students have access to this resource.  Please use your @darienps.org google account.  If you are logged into Google with a personal account - these resources will not be available.