Research Tools for Teens

Biography in Context

In-depth source of biographical information using both print and multimedia sources.

Career Transitions

Resources for job seekers including: Interactive interview practice, job searches, education and training options by career, program and location, resume and cover letter creation.

Global Issues in Context

Ties together news, global viewpoints, reference, country information, primary source documents, videos and statistics to analyze critical global issues.

Global Road Warrior

Provides international travelers with information on 175 countries. Topics include country facts, climate, society & culture, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, transportation, maps, communications, and much more.

InfoTrac Newsstand

Full-text resource for over 1,100 regional, national, local and international newspapers.


Provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles, but it also offers a wide range of feature content that will expand your staff’s ability to serve fiction readers of all ages and increase the reach of your library’s program including author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.

Power Search

Search all Gale reference resources through this one search platform.

Science in Context

Integrates science ideas by topic using headlines and videos. Spotlights simple to complex science experiments and projects.

U.S. History in Context

Coverage of United States historical topics using reference tools, multimedia sources and primary documents.

World Book Online

Online encyclopedias for children and adults, in English and Spanish.