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Doing a research project for school? ProQuest reference databases can help.
Concise social, cultural, and political information on countries, U.S. states, and provinces around the world. (Grades 3-12)
A general reference database providing safe, reliable, curriculum-aligned content and features for use by students and educators. (Grades 3-9)
One of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content.(Grades 6+)
A personalized learning resource for all ages with practice exercises, instructional videos, and a learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
World Book Kids
Engaging content, features, and tools developed especially for young students.
World Book Student
Tailored for students in elementary and middle schools, World Book Student includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.
California: Primary Source Material
California As I Saw It
Monterey Bay Aquarium
California Department of Fish and Wildlife Central Region
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