EVPL provides many databases for helping you with homework. Take a look at our complete list to see what’s available.
Academic Search Premier – Ideal for high school and up
Full text articles for more than 4,700 publications, including more than 12,200 peer-reviewed journals. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available.
Subjects: art/music, English/language arts, history/government, humanities, world language, and data/statistics
Third-Party Provider: EBSCO
Biography In Context – Ideal for primary grades, middle school, and high school
Biography in Context is a comprehensive database of biographical information on over 340,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.
Subjects: art/music, history/government, and social studies
Third-Party Provider: Gale
EVPL offers more than just physical materials you can get at our library locations. Check out some of our online resources. Services include:
EVPL Digital Archive
The Digital Archive collection created by the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library contains images of photographs, postcards, cartoons and documents representing people, places and things in and around Evansville, Indiana. Original images in this collection are from the Indiana Collection, located at Central Library in downtown Evansville, or from local residents. Visit the archive by clicking here.
Interested in your ancestry, or seeking a new job? EVPL offers tutorials for the resources to find the answer to any of your questions. Click here for more information.
Gale, provider of databases and research tools, offers a wealth of information for educators to use in the classroom and through learning management systems (LMS) like Google Classroom, Canvas, and Schoology. Check out tip sheets, search tools, and more by clicking here.
Hoopla has created a collection of bonus borrows that don’t count against normal Hoopla borrowing limits. Note that Hoopla offers eBooks, eComics, and movies. New read along titles have been added for younger learners.
Harry Potter at Home is a new collection in OverDrive from J.K. Rowling. Explore additional titles and languages. Click here for more.
Contact our School Engagement Librarian, Jake K.
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Evansville, Indiana 47713