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Deschutes Public Library Online Resources
In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources), check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering your topic.
Discovering Collection offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, DC provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. New to the database are popular topic picklists and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.
Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Covers Science
Discover Engineering facts about Bridges
Bridge and Building Facts
Learn types of bridges and their history
Fun facts about skyscrapers
Discover how high skyscrapers are built
Home and Interior Design
Children's room design
Interior Design for Kids
Design a house with Frank Lloyd Wright
Secrets of a Master Builder
Find out about one of America's greatest engineers, James Buchanan Eads. He built the world's first steel bridge over the Mississippi at St. Louis.
Explore large structures (Bridges, Domes, Skyscrapers, Dams, and Tunnels) and what it takes to build them.