What does iCONN OneSearch
for Elementary Schools search?
OneSearch for elementary schools searches simultaneously all content in iCONN
considered to be most useful to elementary
schools in Connecticut, using one search interface and a unified index of all content. That content includes:
- History Reference Center
full text from more than 1,620 reference books,
encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to
cover full text for more than 150 leading
history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical
documents, more than 78,000 biographies of
historical figures, more than 113,000 historical
photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of
- Nonfiction Book Collection – Elementary Schools (1,300 titles)
A rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for 1,300 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, civics and more.
- Primary Search
Provides full text
for more than 70 popular, magazines for
elementary school research. All full text
articles included in the database are assigned a
reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text
information dates as far back as 1990.
- Science Reference Center
comprehensive research database that provides
easy access to a multitude of full text
science-oriented content. This database contains
full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias,
reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics
covered include: biology, chemistry, earth &
space science, environmental science, health &
medicine, history of science, life science,
physics, science & society, science as inquiry,
scientists, technology and wildlife.