To access these Databases and E-Encyclopedias, you will need the LSA username If your forgot the username, ask your teacher!
ADVANCED SEARCHING IS THE BEST!
Allow teachers and students to control/select search results
1) Type of search to try : *Keyword [best option!]
2) Full text option (always check)
3) Date of creation/publication
3)Type of content/format of material they are looking for (articles, news, reference [e-encyclopedias], media, websites)
4) Content Level (critical for 5-7th grade to check "Basic" to retrieve lower lexile leveled materials and not have them wade through the full resuls list!)
Look for/point out list (on right of results page) to view all the materials & their different formats retrieved
Click on link to open desired item
Once the link is opened [E-Tools are found in box in upper right corner so students can save, print, cite source!]