Science Fair Resources

Save time by using the Databases for Science

  • Gale Academic One File provides access to Journal Articles for advanced research. Use the search tools to browse by discipline, topic, subject guide or publication.
  • JSTOR use the advanced search to search academic journals, primary sources and books.
  • Proquest E-book Central has full text books for scholarly research. Browse subjects and use the advanced search tools to filter. From Home: username: APS Password: arlington
  • ProQuest Sirs: Click on “leading issues” in the upper left corner to see topics.

Using Google? If you are searching for science content online, make sure you use “Google Scholar“ if you want to access journal articles and material that is more likely peer-reviewed.

Books in our collection:

  • 350- 379’s – using science to study human behavior, forensics, crime, global warming…
  • 500’s – pure science… history and theory.
  • 600’s – applied science and how technology is used in medicine, engineering…

Websites:

National Science Foundation

Science Buddies

Science Magazine