Databases for Teens


 To access these databases outside the library, you will be asked enter your library card number after clicking the button.

Questions? Call the Information Desk: (716) 484-7134 ext. 225 or email us.

For Pre-Kindergarten through high school —Britannica School is the go-to site for learning more about any subject. This database has thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended Web sites, and three separate databases—Elementary, Middle, or High School.

For high school and college students, Britannica Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. This sources combines Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools.

For Spanish-language learners in Pre-Kindergarten through high school. New features make this search engine and database more valuable for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish.

For high schoolers, college students and educators, Explora provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from magazines and reference books. Find high-quality articles, use topic overviews to get started on research, or browse categories on popular topics. Explora also provides text-to-speech for HTML articles and citation help.