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Harry V. Keefe Library, Boston Latin School: Databases

Welcome to the Keefe Library at Boston Latin School!

EBSCO Discovery Search

Streaming Videos

Streaming Videos

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Academic Video Online from Alexander Street (Proquest) offers streaming doucmentaries, newsreel, interviews, and performances. Easy to search, select and post video url on Google Classroom.

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Kanopy (BPL library card required) offers documentaries, award-winning movies, and foreign films.

General Databases

General Information

Academic OneFile Academic One provides more scholarly content including peer-reviewed.
Biography In Context

Biography in Context (Gale)

Britannica High School 

 

GVRL offers thousands of reference articles from large collection of subject encyclopedias (BPL Library Card required)

View All Gale Databases 

Newspapers

Newspapers

Full text of The Boston Globe 1980-present

Unlimited Full Digital edition, SCHOOL ACCESS ONLY  (courtesy of Verizon)

Full-text articles from The New York Times 1985 to present (available at home & school)

Boston Herald Newspaper

Boston Herald (From Nov. 24, 2003 – present) (Requires BPL Card)

Color full-page and article reproductions via PressReader, updated daily.

History Databases

History

African American Experience - American Government - American History - U.S. Geography - Worlds At War - World Geography - World Religions - World History: Ancient & Medieval - World History: Modern Era

 

ABC-Clio Social Studies Databases 

Biography In Context 
 
Biography in Context (Gale)
  Global Issues with magazine, journal and book articles on global issues and topics.
  JSTOR offers scholarly journal articles across disciplines. (BPL Card with PIN required)
  U.S. History in Context provides a range of magazine, newspaper, journal articles and book chapters from a variety of publications.
 World History in Context provides a range of magazine, newspaper, journal articles and book chapters from a variety of publications.

Research an Issue

Research an Issue

Global Issues with magazine, journal and book articles on global issues and topics.
Opposing Viewpoints provides essays, arguments and viewpoints on various sides of controversial topics.

Literature Databases

Literature

Literature Criticism Online includes content from Contemporary Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism (the big brown books in the Literary Reference section of the Keefe Library)
     Literature Resource Center-Full-text articles; literary criticism; author biographies; critical essays; reviews from scholarly journals and literary magazines. Poetry, plays, short stories and more.
  JSTOR offers scholarly journal articles across many disciplines. (BPL Card with PIN required)

Science Journals

Science Journals & Databases

 

Science Database - Search for full-text and peer-reviewed articles in general and the applied sciences.

Science magazine from American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Includes: 
  • Science: 1997-current issue
  • Science Classic: 1880-1996
  • ScienceNOW
Science in Context provides a range of  current magazine, newspaper, journal articles and book chapters from a variety of scientific publications.
JoVe Science Content - Video journal articles (until 11/2020 since Mr. O won the  PAEMST award) - Login with Google Account
PubMed is the National Library of Medicine's database of science journal articles for in depth research. Note: Many articles are indexed but not all are linked to full-text.
 
  Global Issues with magazine, journal and book articles on global issues and topics.