Skip to content
seal_bw (1)

Electronic Databases

Tennessee Electronic Library
The Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) is a collection of 33 databases that provide access to over 400,000 magazines, newspapers, essays, podcasts, videos, e-books, primary source materials, and more! TEL is available free of charge to any Tennessee resident and is accessible from any computer with access to the internet. No password is required.

Britannica School
Britannica School offers thousands of searchable encyclopedia and journal articles, images, videos, audios, curated primary sources with curriculum relevance, detailed maps, editor-recommended Web sites, learning games, a world atlas, and a wealth of how-to research tools. Middle school and high school version available to Brentwood Academy students. Please see a librarian for username and password.

Britannica ImageQuest
Image Quest offers nearly 3 million images from the world's leading collections, including the Bridgeman Art Gallery, Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, the National Portrait Gallery of London, and the National Geographic Society. All images are age-appropriate and rights-cleared for educational use. Please see a librarian for username and password.

Facts on File Databases
Online Databases include: Modern World History Online, Science Online, Health Reference Center, Bloom's Literature, World Religion, Chelsea House Biographies Online, and Issues and Controversies. Please see a librarian for username and password.

Gale Literature Resource Center
Gale Literature Resource Center is Gale’s most current, comprehensive, and reliable online literature resource, offering the broadest and most representative range of authors and their works, including a deep collection of full-text critical and literary analysis for literary studies.

JSTOR is a digital library for scholars, researchers, and students that provides access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines. Please see a librarian for username and password.

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is a historical dictionary of the English language, published by the Oxford University Press, and is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. Please see a librarian for username and password.

Salem Press Databases
Reference sets currently available: American Immigration, Decades, Great Events from History, Great Lives from History, Milestone Documents, Musicians & Composers, Critical Insights: Authors, Critical Insights: Works, Critical Surveys, Genetics, Magill’s Medical Guide, Psychology & Mental Health, Forensic Science, and Encyclopedia of Global Warming. Please see the librarian for a username and password for access to any of the Salem Press databases.