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Academic Search Premier

Academic journals for scholarly research
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • Articles from 4,700+ full-text publications in the fields of biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, and more; includes over 4,000 peer-reviewed journals
  • Indexing and abstracts included for more than 13,800 journals 
  • PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over 100 journals and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles

BadgerLink Graphic Organizers

BadgerLink's graphic organizers help you visually express information and express relationships between ideas
Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Downloadable from Google Docs
  • Graphic organizers include: Cause & Effect, Claim/Evidence/Reason, Compare Sources, Credible Sources, Inference Chart, Main Idea & Details, and See...Think...Wonder

BadgerLink Lesson Plans

6 standards-aligned lesson plans give you ideas that can immediately be used in your classroom
Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
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  • Presented in Google Docs for easy saving and sharing
  • For grades 4-12
  • Includes the following plans
    • Analyze and Respond to Novels
    • Persuasive Letter
    • Practice ACT
    • Scavenger Hunt
    • Time Travel Tribune
    • Wikipedia Vs. Encyclopedia

BadgerLink Research Guide

Step-by-step guide to learn about the research process
Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Includes checklists for each step in the research process and an educator section with curriculum ideas and information on Wisconsin Standards

BadgerLink Scavenger Hunt

Use our Scavenger Hunt cards to learn how to use BadgerLink
Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details:
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Provides an introduction to using BadgerLink resources for research
For Educators:

BadgerLink Super 3 Research Guide

Step-by-step guide to learn about the research process
Elementary School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Includes checklists for each step in the research process and an educator section with curriculum ideas and information on Wisconsin Standards

Britannica School

Access point for Britannica School Elementary, Middle, and High
Educator
Powered by Britannica Digital Learning
 
Details
  • Every article and image have a citation
  • Double-click on a word for definitions, pronunciations, and Spanish translation
  • Switch between levels to find the appropriately difficult article​

Children's Core Collection

Now available!  Reliable guides to help librarians with collection development and maintenance, curriculum support, readers' advisory and general reference.
Educator

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  • For libraries and educators serving readers in preschool through sixth grade 
  • Book recommendations to assist with collection development and weeding
  • More than 49,000 fiction and nonfiction, story collections and picture books
  • Professional literature for children's librarians

Climate Wisconsin

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories of climate change
Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • 10 short videos and two animations
  • Includes background essays and online interactives
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

Core Collections Complete

Interface search for Children's, Middle & Junior High, and Senior High Core Collections that includes reliable guides for collection development and maintenance, curriculum support, readers' advisory and general reference.
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  • Searches Children's, Middle & Junior High, and Senior High Core Collections
  • For libraries and educators serving readers in preschool through high school
  • Book recommendations to assist with collection development and weeding

Education Research Complete

Research covering all levels of education from early childhood to higher education
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • More than 1,300 full-text education journals
  • More than 550 full-text books
  • Indexing and abstracts for more than 2,400 journals

Educational Administration Abstracts

Citations covering areas related to educational administration
Educator
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  • Includes more than 87,500 citations and abstracts
  • Covers citations dating back to 1966

ERIC

Citations and links to full-text articles related to education
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • Links to more than 264,000 full-text articles
  • More than one million citations

Explora Educator's Edition

Lesson plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources for educators
Educator
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  • Highlights content relevant to K-12 teachers
  • Searches: Academic Search Premier, Education Research Complete, ERIC, and Professional Development Collection
  • Includes information on state curriculum standards
  • Provides easy access to lesson plans from ERIC and other resources

Into the Book

Reading comprehension multimedia
Elementary School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Online student activities (grades 2-5) for eight reading comprehension strategies including: prior knowledge, questioning, summarizing, inferring, making connections, synthesizing, evaluating, and visualizing
  • Includes nine student videos
  • Online teaching tools including: lessons, music files, posters, book lists and more
  • Online professional learning resources including videos, professional development plan examples and educator effectiveness tools

Into the Map

Multimedia and activities about Wisconsin's geography
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
  Details
  • Five cross-curricular online activities (for grades 3-6) that provide students with the opportunity to apply their geography knowledge
  • Includes teacher resources and lesson plans

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text

Now available!  Database providing cover-to-cover indexing, abstracting and full-text for key library and information science periodicals
Educator
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  • Covering subjects such as classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, information literacy, metadata and more
  • More than 320 full-text journals
  • Indexing & abstracting for more than 730 journals
  • Conference proceedings, library school theses and pamphlets
  • Coverage dating back to 1960

MasterFILE Complete

Now available!  Popular full-text magazines, reference books and other sources from world's leading publishers
General Public, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • Covers topics including business, health, education, fitness, sports and leisure, personal finance, general science, multicultural issues, DIY and fashion
  • More than 2,300 full-text magazines and journals
  • More than 870 full-text reference books
  • More than 73,000 full-text primary source documents
  • More than 1.6 million photos, maps and flags
  • More than 70,000 videos from the Associated Press (AP)

Middle & Junior High Core Collection

Now available!  Reliable guides to help librarians with collection development and maintenance, curriculum support, readers' advisory and general reference.
Educator
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  • For libraries and educators serving readers in grades five through nine
  • Book recommendations to assist with collection development and weeding
  • More than 30,000 fiction and nonficton titles

Newspapers.com Library Edition - World Collection

Now available!  Historical newspapers archive from the 1700s - 2000s containing thousands of well-known regional, state, and small local newspapers in the United States and other countries
General Public, Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student, Educator

Powered by Ancestry & Distributed by ProQuest

Details
  • Wisconsin Newspapers in BadgerLink Title List (includes titles from U.S. Newsstream, Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers, and Newspapers.com Library Edition World Collection)
  • Contains United States, Canada, United Kingdom & Ireland, Australia, and Panama titles
  • At least 150 Wisconsin titles
  • Ongoing updates and new content continually added 

Popular Magazines

List of popular magazines available in MasterFILE Complete
General Public, Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student, Educator

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  • This list provides a link to the PDF full text of  61 popular magazine titles available in MasterFILE Complete
  • Document also contains separate tabs for STEM & Social Studies titles
  • If you encounter an error, when using the links on this list,  go to our MasterFILE Complete page, click the logo to authenticate into the resource, then try the link again

Professional Development Collection

A collection of education journals
Educator
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  • Includes 300 full-text,  peer-reviewed journals
  • More than 200 educational reports
  • Includes Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Reading Teacher, and School Library Journal

Senior High Core Collection

Now available!  Reliable guides to help librarians with collection development and maintenance, curriculum support, readers' advisory and general reference.
Educator
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Details
  • For libraries and educators serving readers in grades 9 through 12
  • Book recommendations to assist with collection development and weeding
  • More than 30,000 fiction and nonfiction titles

Teacher Reference Center

Now available!  Research database for teachers providing indexing and abstracts for more than 220 peer-reviewed journals.
Educator

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  • Covering subjects such as Assessment, Best practices, Continuing education, Instructional media, School administration, and Teacher education.

TeachingBooks.net Professional Development Module

Create your own literacy implementation plan through a five-phase, self-guided training module
Educator
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Details:
  • Learn about ready-to-use instructional materials
  • Create a plan appropriate for use as an artifact for Effective Educator reviews
  • Information on large range of text types, formats, cultural perspectives, and authoritative information
  • Supports Common Core Standards

The Ways

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories about contemporary Native American Cultures and language
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Twelve videos featuring stories from Native communities around the central Great Lakes
  • Includes online interactive map and supplementary texts
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams

Multimedia educational resource that tells the story of Wisconsin civil rights activist Vel Phillips
High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • Appropriate for grades 9-12
  • The 55-minute documentary is also broken out 12 into 3-5-minute episodes to make it easier to share in the classroom
  • Includes 6 lesson plans

Wisconsin Biographies

Multimedia educational resources that connect students with fascinating figures from Wisconsin’s past
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • A collection of short animated videos with leveled biographies (iBook and print)
  • Includes two online student activities and teaching tips
  • Historical images available for each biography
  • Grades 3 - 8​

Wisconsin First Nations

Educational materials for teaching about the American Indian Nations of Wisconsin
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • A rich collection of educational videos
  • Professional development resources for educators
  • Lesson plans for all grade levels
  • Learning tools for the classroom and library

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Multimedia resources telling the stories of Wisconsin Communities
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public television

Details
  • Appropriate for grades 2-12
  • Each of the 8 videos includes teaching resources 
  • Supports Wisconsin Education Act 31, the statutory requirement that all school districts provide instruction in the history, culture, and tribal sovereignty of the 12 American Indian nations and tribes in the state

Wisconsin Public Television Education

Educational videos, images, sound files, and animations spanning all curricular areas
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Innovative, cost-free multimedia resources including videos, student interactives, eBooks, sound files and a new Wisconsin historical inquiry adventure game
  • Gateway to PBS LearningMedia and PBS NEWSHOUR Student Reporting Labs
  • Award-winning classroom resources connect to Wisconsin's academic standards
  • Includes Wisconsin Public Television Education productions like Climate Wisconsin, Into the Book, Into the Map, The Ways, Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams, Wisconsin Biographies, Wisconsin Hometown Stories, Young Performers Initiative and others

Young Performers Initiative

Music, visual, and performing arts video resources featuring Wisconsin's talented young performers
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • This initiative shines a spotlight on Wisconsin’s talented young performers
  • Includes videos, lesson plans, and listening guides
  • Led by Public Broadcasting in Wisconsin, in partnership with Wisconsin School Music Association