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Praxis Week @ JBS: Online Reference Sources

This guide has resources for students participating in JBS Praxis Week.

What's reference?

Reference sources are a good place to start because they tend to provide basic background information in an easy-to-digest format. Here are several reference sources online and in the library that might be of use to you. Remember that if you are at home, you may need to use the passwords available at the "Top Secret" link below. 

Reference databases

Britannica

A to Z Database List

Search our databases

John Burroughs Discovery Service
 

Using databases from off campus

You can use any of our databases from off campus if you have the correct user name and password for access. We may not post these publicly, so they reside on a Google Site page that requires your JBS email login for access.

Click HERE to see a clickable list of databases along with their user names and passwords.