Research Organizer Utilities
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Online Card Catalog
- Arrowhead Regional Catalog Provided by the Arrowhead Library System
- Falls High School Catalog
- Falls Elementary School Catalog
- West End Elementary School Catalog
- MinLink - This is to request materials that are outside of our library system. A public library card is required.
- Digital audio books and eBooks - Free with your library card!
- AR Bookfinder - Searching for Accelerated Reader books is fun and easy with this free online tool.
- Lexile Framework - The Lexile Framework for Reading is an educational tool that connects readers with reading materials using a common measure called aLexile. A Lexile denotes both reading ability and text difficulty.
- Get real-time answers from a librarian 24/7
Electronic Library for Minnesota - A WORLD OF INFORMATION
Additional Resources (Public Library card needed)
- Search Minnesota Reflections to find photos, documents, and maps related to Minnesota history
- Search Gale Virtual Reference Library to find encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
- Search Learning Express Library to find practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.
- Search NYPL Digital Gallery This database provides access to over 275,000 photographs and manuscripts from the New York Public Library.
Online Databases ~ Non-Subscription
- Search an online dictionary with thesaurus and pronunciation.
- The Ojibwe People's Dictionary is a searchable, talking Ojibwe-English dictionary.
- The MarcoPolo program provides no-cost, standards-based Internet content for the K-12 teacher and classroom.
- Search detailed timelines in the areas of People, History, Events, and Maps from Pre-History to present
Videos ~ Subscription Offsite and Onsite password required
Contains thousands and thousands of educational videos, video clips, newsreels, audio and video speeches, still images, and audio files. Outstanding K-12 content from PBS, National Geographic, Standard Deviants, Slim Goodbody, Sunburst Visual Media™ and dozens of other educational video producers. (Faculty Only)