Databases and eBooks
Biography in Context - Easy access via a Brookfield Public Library card. Contact your school librarian if you do not have a card or live outside Brookfield to get a temporary login.
Social Studies :
American History - database from ABC-CLIO
The Cold War: A Student Encyclopedia - eReference book from ABC-CLIO
History Reference Center - provided by Badgerlink - history database from EBSCOhost
Salem History - history database from Salem Press
eBooks from Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
Type your keyword(s) in the box and search several different eReference books at once.
Remember to consider things like variations of names, abbreviations, etc. For instance, you might find information on the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks using either those words, SALT (without periods), or S.A.L.T. (WITH periods included).