High School Research Databases

High 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.  
Opposing Viewpoints Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center is a online library of current event topics: the facts as well as the arguments of each topic's proponents and detractors.
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