Looking for help with a school, work, or personal research question? The Library has several online resources full of credible information and trustworthy sources for your educational, professional, and personal research needs.
Resources with the Arkansas Traveler icon are made available through the Arkansas State Library. The Arkansas Traveler program is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds are provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.
The following collections are incorporated in the current collection: 1. Central College Complete – 37,000 high quality titles from renowned publishers and University Presses including Amacom, Oxford University Press, Wiley, World Bank Publications and others, covering the entire cross-disciplinary college curriculum; 2. Public Library Complete Diverse – 31,000 title non-fiction ebook collection that helps augment public library holdings; 3. Schools and Educators Complete – a collection of over 11,000 titles with a wealth of information in professional development and training resources.
The EBSCO Discovery Service searches both the physical and electronic items owned or licensed by the Springdale Public Library. It is a single stop for doing advanced research.
General reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest® Learning: Literature and History Study Center™.This collection of periodical and digital media content, covering a wide range of subjects including business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.
Supports the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences providing resources K-12 and up in magazines and journals, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, reference books, websites, images, and streaming audio/video.
A definitive and accurate record of Arkansas history, culture and geography. Maintained and updated by the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies.
Provides access to Gale eBooks owned by SPL.
This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subject areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos.
This collection of nonfiction ebooks includes high quality titles in a variety of subject areas.
Enjoy access to articles, blogs, videos, podcasts, real-time market data and more, including full access to International, Chinese and Spanish editions. NYTimes.com also includes 20,000 topic pages, which consolidate news, reference and archival information in an easy-to-use format that is a reliable alternative to Wikipedia.
ProQuest Research Companion is ProQuest’s flagship information literacy product. It was built to help students do more effective scholarly research and to support educators as they teach the core information literacy principles of finding, evaluating, and using information. More than 80 short videos are organized into nine Learning Modules that answer questions like “How do I choose a topic?” “Where do I find information?” and “How do I evaluate sources?” Different kinds of “pre” and “post” assessment questions make the viewing experience more interactive, while allowing educators to measure students’ learning and identify gaps in their understanding.
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.
Provides a complete overview of U.S. history covering the most-studied events, issues and current information. Includes primary sources and journal articles.
A single link for all 11 Traveler World Book databases.
Combines a comprehensive and unique global collection of resources with easy-to-use searching for undergraduate and high school research and curriculums.