Research Cheat Sheet

Everything you need to be sucessful on this project!!

Forgotten what we covered in class?

Just follow the directions below so you can use your research Symbaloo.

Accessing the DISD Online Catalogue


*Search Skyline's catalogue

*type in your title, author, or subject

Can't Find What You Want?

*Click "Catalog Home"

*Click "Home" (upper right hand corner)

*Search all of DISD

For placing a hold to another campus:

*Username: your ID number

*Password: last four digits of your ID number

Accessing DISD Databases

Select your database:


*Gale Opposing Viewpoints


  • Britannica
  • World Book

*Easybib--for your citations!

For access @home:

*Click on Printable Database Poster at the top of the database website.

*Select Open to open the Word document and all log-in information will be there.

*What if your log-in info doesn’t work? Try using dallasisd for both the username & password.