"Research is to see what everybody else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought.” -Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, Hungarian biochemist, 1937 Nobel Prize for Medicine, 1893 – 1986
The databases we subscribe to are for the use of Bolles students and faculty, and their families. To obtain access, please use your Bolles login credentials to sign into the DIGITAL ACCESS LOGIN document. The usernames and passwords for all of our digital content are listed in this document.
If you have a Jacksonville Public Library Card, or a St. John's County Public Library Card, you not only have access to an exemplary print collection, expert librarians, and engaging programming, but you also have access to dozens of research databases. Use your library card number to access these databases. The possibilities are endless!
"Maps101.com is a web-based interactive database of teacher lesson plans, geography tools, online learning games, dynamic interactive map modules and over 4,000 viewable and printable history, thematic, reference, outline, current events and animated maps."
"History Study Center™ offers valuable historical reference material that spans from ancient times through today's current events. It houses over 40,000 documents that showcase historical events and provide quick and valuable facts for a variety of users from high school students to history scholars. The materials in History Study Center are hand-selected by an editorial team of history scholars—so you can be sure that users have access to the leading, most relevant resources available."
"U.S. Major Dailies provides access to the five most respected U.S. national and regional newspapers: The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and the Wall Street Journal. The titles offer researchers thorough and timely coverage of local, regional, and global events with journalistic balance and perspective. The content is available by 8 AM U.S. Eastern time each day and provides archives stretching as far back as 1980. "
"ProQuest® Research Library Prep database is designed specifically to support research and college-prep curricula. The millions of articles in this continuously-growing database offer global coverage on a wide range of subjects: arts, business, current events, education, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas. The full-text content comes from thousands of leading journals, magazines, and five key national newspapers, loaded daily: the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and the Christian Science Monitor. Also included is a rich diversity of content such as television and radio transcripts, video clips on a range of subjects, and important blogs."