Virtual Museums (an excellent article, where these were found, is on Travel and Leisure)
You can see more of Google Arts & Culture’s collection of museums on their website. There are thousands of museum Street Views on Google as well. Google Arts & Culture also has an online experience for exploring famous historic and cultural heritage sites.
The Museum of the World, part of the British Museum and Google Cultural Institute, is an interactive experience through time, continents and cultures, featuring some of the most fascinating objects in human history. You can discover objects from the British Museum’s collection from prehistory to the present, viewing objects from a multitude of cultures and listening to British Museum curators.
Bergen Record Online- We have daily hard copies in the library, but to use the online version, go to http://therecord.nj.newsmemory.com/nie.php
Biography Reference Center (Ebsco): Provides thousands of reliable full-text biographies, including the complete full text of Biography Today and Biography, plus narrative biographies not available in other databases. In addition to keyword search, users can locate biographies by subject occupation, nationality, activity, gender, lifespan and more. (HINT: if you type in “Artist”, you will find a variety of artists from around the world throughout history!). Go to Ebsco, login, then select “Bio Reference Center”
Classroom Videos On Demand: Videos searchable by subject or producers (BBC, TED, HBO, etc.) For subject index: http://cvod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=18045&index=subject
Discovery Education: Sign in through Classlinks. Short videos on a variety of topics, organized by subject and grade-appropriateness. Topics include Science, English, Math, Social Studies, Health, Careers and Workplace, Visual and Performing Arts, World Languages, News and Current Events, and Virtual Field Trips.
eMagazines: Through a partnership with the Wayne Public Library, students and staff now have access to THOUSANDS of magazines through Libby and Overdrive Here's a step-by-step video showing how to log in and find magazines on Libby, and one for if you would prefer to use Overdrive.
Please note: these are accessible through the Wayne Public Library - you need a library card number to access this. Don’t have a library card? Apply for one now by filling out this Google Form: https://forms.gle/Q7pgUFs67EorSCXs9
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)- An ebook collection of reference resources in a variety of subjects. Search for Cooking or Foods or Nutrition (or whatever you like!), and find all sorts of information. The articles are reproduced exactly as the print edition.
New York Times (Current Articles): One of the most well-known and well-respected newspapers for over a hundred and fifty years. www.NYTIMES.com (if you don't have a login and password yet, fill out this form)
Pop Culture ABC CLIO: Digital library of information on American and World movies, television, radio, music, sports, fads, fashions, and foods from the 1900’s to the present (with options to search by era). Weblinks to other reliable sites also are available on this site. You can search for “art” and find information, or click on a decade (each decade has a section in the menu for “Visual Arts”)
OER Commons - a public digital library of open educational resources. Explore, create, and collaborate with educators around the world to improve curriculum. You can search for an art term or artist, and find all sorts of resources.
www.turnitin.com- Turnitin.com is used by your teachers for turning in papers. Your login and password are whatever you made them (usually your Wayne Hills email and password), and your teacher should give you the class ID and login code for that class (you only need to put the class ID and login code in once- after that, when you log in, you will see all your classes).