Why Use a Database
  • Databases are full of information and facts often found in books, newspapers and magazines.
  • You can search them easily and feel confident the information is current and correct.
  • You can use these at the library, home or school. All you need is your library card and PIN.
What Can I Find in the Databases Listed Below:
A collection of resources like books, encyclopedias and magazine and newspaper articles are available through Wake County Public Libraries.
CultureGrams Kids Edition – Everything you ever wanted to know about all 50 states, and more than 190 countries, is right here.
SIRS Discoverer - Designed specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offer articles, nonfiction books, images, activities and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability.
SIRS Knowledge Source - Articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework