Middle School Research Databases

Middle School Research Databases



BadgerLink password: wsd12345
All other databases: library


Badgerlink The Department of Public Instruction currently contracts  to provide access to a large volume of full-text information. Users can search full-text magazines, journals, newspapers, reference materials and other specialized information sources.

Biography in Context

Biography Resource Center helps illuminate the lives of the world’s most important and intriguing figures in the arts, business, government, history, popular culture, sports, and more.

Culturegrams CultureGrams series are widely used cultural reference and curriculum products in the education, government, and non-profit arenas.  
Issues & Controversies Issues and Controversies helps researchers understand today's crucial issues by exploring hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture.


Issues Researcher
SIRS Researcher

SIRS Researcher is a general reference database containing  full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues.


World Factbook The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities