Senior Project Databases

  • When working on PXU computers on campus, there is automatic access to these library databases. Visit your school's Library Online TEAM for all the login information for remote access. 


    ABC-CLIO covers Social Studies, Geography, Government, History, Issues and Culture. Used for Social Studies textbook. Tip: In ABC-CLIO, use the Issues: Understanding Controversy & Society database.

    Britannica ImageQuest

    Britannica ImageQuest has millions of rights-cleared images with citations from one trusted site. You have permission to use any images (with citations) found in ImageQuest in your academic work. High quality images for academic use are provided by this database.

    Gale Global Issues

    * GALE in Context: Global Issues - supports global awareness and provides a global perspective while tying together a wealth of authoritative content like news articles, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and much more. This database is the best resource for the Senior Project. Tip: Use the "Highlight and Notes" tool to take notes on your article. Then save your notes to your OneDrive by using the "Send to OneDrive" tool.

     GALE High School

    GALE In Context: High School offers cross-curricular content aligned to national and state standards. Learners can access news content with images, broadcast videos, archival film clips, and audio from popular sources like the BBC News, New York Times and NPR. GALE Tutorials here


    EBSCO contains hundreds of popular magazines, academic journals, reference books, primary sources, newspapers, and television and radio news transcripts. Research information for all academic subjects areas is found here. Tip: Try Academic Search Premier as one of your selected databases. How To Find Magazines and Journals in EBSCO Tip: When searching in EBSCOhost choose Academic Search Premier as one of your selected databases.


    Infobase provides the High School Plus Video Collection  with award-winning digital reference content for schools and libraries. Search by topics, grade level and standards for streaming video. MLA and APA Citations are also provided. Videos and video clips are available on Infobase. 


    ProQuest databases include SIRS Knowledge Source with trending Social Issues and World Culture/Politics presented in Pro/Con viewpoints with critical thinking questions and timelines.


    ProQuest databases also include CultureGrams which is a comprehensive resource for information from every country, including foods, recreation, holidays, and lifestyles.