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Britannica Encyclopedia Online - Find encyclopedic entries on a wide range of subjects, an updated world atlas, thousands of images and videos, an online dictionary and thesaurus, and articles from over 400 respected magazines & journals.
Britannica KIDS - A great resource for students in grades 4-9.
Foundation Center Directory - Provides information on foundation and research funding for non-profit organizations; Includes information on specific grants & indexes by topic or organization. Available only at the SB Central Library.
Foundation Grants to Individuals - Online database of foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers. Available only at the Santa Barbara Central Library.
Info Trac/General Reference Center Gold - A general interest database to find articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals, many with full-text and images.
Literature Resource Center - Your most current, comprehensive, and reliable online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Its coverage includes all genres, disciplines, time periods, and regions of the world.
MedlinePlus - Up-to-date information about diseases, medical conditions, treatments, drugs, and health and wellness issues in understandable language.
NoveList - A fiction database that allows you to search for additional titles based on level, subject, title or author and provides reviews, annotations, and much more.
ReferenceUSA -- A source of business and residential information for reference and research - including job searches, finding old friends, planning vacations, conducting market research, and more.
Toucan Valley Social Studies Fact Cards - Information designed for quick reference for students in grades 4 to 8. Topics covered are those California, United States and World topics included in the social studies curriculum in California.
Tuition Funding Sources - a website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. Information includes: Scholarships, College Search, Career Guidance, Financial Aid Info, Online Degrees, and Student Loans.