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Lakewood Public Library has a large selection of online resources to help students of all ages to find information on a variety of academic subjects and interests. Visit lakewoodpubliclibrary.org/research for a complete list of the valuable online resources available for Lakewood Public Library patrons.
Looking for a good book? Does your assignment require you to read a historical fiction book from the Great Depression? NoveList Plus and NoveList K-8 are available to all patrons. This useful tool connects readers to enjoyable, and grade-level appropriate books. Search and browse by genre, readalikes, award winners and more.
LearningExpress Library allows you to sharpen your skills in all of the major subjects and get ready for tests like the ACT, SAT, AP and more. Students of all ages can benefit from the resources included in this powerful learning tool.
If your research assignment requires you to find articles from magazines, peer-reviewed journals and newspapers, use EBSCOhost. Search for articles by keyword or use publication search to browse through the archives of specific magazines and journals.
The Library also has two language learning tools available to help you master nearly any foreign languages: Mango Languages and Transparent Language Online. Both resources offer an interactive experience for learners at all skill levels.
Both Oxford Research Encyclopedias and Very Short Introductions offer accurate, up-to-date and peer-reviewed information on a wide range of subjects. Oxford Research Encyclopedias offers in-depth articles on academic topics such as Literature, American History, Environmental Science and more. Very Short Introductions gives concise summaries on a wide variety of topics, including Game Theory, Ancient Warfare, Islamic History, Economics and more.
All of these resources and other online resources are available at lakewoodpubliclibrary.org/research.