Three Rivers Middle School: Mrs. Walker’s Project on the 1960s
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
Student Resources in Context
This database has than 1,100 full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary sources,
creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips and podcasts.
Includes entries on all sorts of topics, including escapes from Alcatraz, Japan’s
first bullet train, and more.
American Decades, vol. 7, 1960-1969
This online reference book holds a wide array of information on the 1960s, including
art, education, fashion, sports, and more! It’s available through the
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Biography in Context
Includes Valentina Tereshkova (first woman in space), plus biographies on JFK, MLK,
and Nelson Mandela.
US History in Context
Browse through the 1960s in this great database.
Browse the biographies at the library or search the
for your subject.
, from Ed Sullivan, video from their first appearance, and
a biography of the band
from CAMERA, please note this group has a strong pro-Israel bias, but there are
some valuable resources gathered on this website, including pictures, maps, and