Gene Pike Faculty Digital Resources

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American Indian History and Culture

Access American Indian History and Culture - Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.

American Memory

American Memory's The Learning Page Take advantage of the digital primary sources provided by the Library of Congress. You'll not only find lesson plans on U.S. History, civics, and literature, but also explanations of how primary sources on American history and culture can be used to bring history to life.

American West

Access American West - From early topographical sketches and pioneers’ accounts, to photographs of Buffalo Bill and his ‘Wild West’ stars, explore the fact and the fiction of westward expansion in America from the early eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Browse a wide range of rare and original documents including printed books, journals, historic maps, broadsides, periodicals, advertisements, photographs, artwork and more.


ASCD - Gale's professional development resources. Download the Gale Access my Library App for iPhone or iPad use. See Mrs. Fitzgerald for password.


BrainPOP creates animated, curriculum-based content that supports educators and engages students. See Mrs. Fitzgerald for username and password.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education School Resources Discovery Education offers a broad range of free classroom resources that complement and extend learning beyond the bell.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Explore the updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopaedia Britannica with hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images, and Web sites.

Gale Databases

These are the research databases provided by the Pike library. This is a link to all the databases. See more information below for direct links to a specific database.

Gale Databases

  • Research in Context

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Opposing Viewpoints
  • National Geographic for Kids
  • Health & Wellness Center and Alternative Health Module

  • Informe – Spanish language collection

  • Student Resources in Context
  • Health & Wellness Center
  • Informe
  • See Mrs. Fitzgerald for password

Teaching Books

Teaching Books is a time-saving portal to thousands of online resources toexplore children's and young adult books and their authors. Immediate access toshort movies, audio book readings, book discussions, and more.

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