• Databases

    These are some of the fantastic databases that are available to you through Loudoun County Public Schools. We have highlighted some of the major databases here, but if you'd like to see the complete list you may find it at this link: https://www.lcps.org/Page/174219


    You will not need to login when using these databases at school, but if you are using them at home you will need to login using the passwords located on page 3 of your agendas. 


    eLibrary provides articles from magazines, newspapers, and reference works. Includes maps and images. 


    Opposing Viewpoints   Opposing Viewpoints in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the solution features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience. 

    Biography in Context  Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. It merges Gale's authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

    Info Trac Newsstand   InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to full-text newspapers and allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section, or other fields. The database offers a one-stop source for current news and searchable archives.

    Research in Context  Research in Context combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history. 

     Brain Pop
    BrainPop Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for students grade 4-12. 

     CultureGrams  CultureGrams  Up-to-date facts about countries of the world with photos, recipes, and maps.