Middle School Research Databases

  • Many of the resources below require a username and passcode for use outside of our school network. Check with your school's Teacher-Librarian if you need assistance.

Upper Grades (MS & HS) Database Resources

Popular Online Resources (All Grades)

  • (How-to Video) Placing a Hold in Destiny
  • Find eBooks and audio books.
  • Add a Library to Your SORA Account
  • SORA Help Site: Learn how to navigate Sora, borrow digital titles, and start reading.
  • A variety of resources including video, audio, and encyclopedia related information. Use your school computer user name with @westada.org to login.
  • LiLIschools.org offers Idaho students in grades K-12 free access to a curated set of online tools focused on their educational needs.
  • Articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.
  • CountryReports provides over 35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world.
  • For readers in Grades K-8, find fiction reading recommendations by book titles, author, genre, series, or key plot points. Ready-to-go read-alike lists for popular titles.
  • Lists of award winning and distinctive books.
  • Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 87 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more.
  • More than 1,000 lessons in technology, reading, math, and more.