Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) has over 100 online databases that are free for students to use with just a library card and pin #.
Click this link to access a spreadsheet with a topical and alphabetical list of relevant databases, their descriptions and their weblinks.
Info about getting a PPLD library card
Denver Public Library (DPL) provides free access to their many databases to any Colorado resident.
Students can apply for a free e-card to access the online databases here.
DPL A-Z list of databases
ERIC is a free database that provides a comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable, Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.
Sophomore Database Lesson - January 2020
Freshman Database Lesson - November 2019
We have over 1600 ebooks and audiobooks on demand. You can download and read or listen to books on any of your digital devices.
Find a book on Sora
What is Sora?
Search the catalog to check out a book from the AAHS media center or request a book from any library in the district.
Pics4Learning a safe, free image library for education. Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and images for classrooms, multimedia projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other project in an educational setting. Contains citation.
PhotosForClass a safe image search using Flickr that creates a citation (not MLA) for the image when you download it.
Click here for a list of more image sites.
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Traci Trimbach - Media Center DLC
Patrice Geis - Media Center Assistant
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