• Digital Resources
     
    MackinVIA  
     
    User Name: velahgn
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    American Indian Histories & Cultures
    Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
    AmericanIndianHistories

     
    American West
    Discover the history of westward expansion, development and the wild west through a wide range of rare and original documents including printed books, journals, maps, posters, photographs and more.
    AmericanWest
     

    BrainPOP
    Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards.
    BrainPOP
     
     
    Britannica School
    Britannica Online School Edition offers encyclopedias and related materials for students of all levels. Users can also take advantage of the learning materials, a collection of educational exercises, activities, and study guides.
    Britannica School
     
     
    EBSCOhost
    EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference system accessible via the internet. It offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers.
    EBSCOhost

     
    Power Videos
    Power Videos by Infobase provides thousands of exclusive educational videos from top producers, segmented into easy-to-use clips.
    Power Videos
     
     
     
    TeachingBooks.net
    TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use database developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K-12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.
    TeachingBooks.net
     
    TexQuest Gale
    Gale Cengage Learning through TexQuest includes numerous online subscriptions for K-12 such as Literature Resource Center, Health and Wellness Resource Center, Kids InfoBits, National Geographic Kids, and more.
    TexQuest Gale
     
    HCISD Virtual Library