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BadgerLink Resources for High School Students
BadgerLink Resources for Middle School Students

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General
Email a Librarian
If you need help you can submit a reference question and receive an e-mail answer. Send emails to Racine_Reference@racinelibrary.info
Explora for Middle & High Schools: The search interface for EBSCO’s middle & high school resources. For middle & high school students and educators.Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
PBS Wisconsin Education: Educational videos, images, sound files, and animations spanning all curricular areas

Lightbox: Interactive ebooks for Grades 6 – 8. Explore different cultures, science, social studies, language arts.  https://sub.openlightbox.com/Lbxaccess/Login?tokenId=62e51615-1f57-49fa-bfa8-f017c17d6275

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Art
Visual Arts and Photography: Resources available through the Library
Performing Arts: Resources available through the Library
Racine Art Museum: Need to take a trip to view art for research? Check out the RAM. It’s right here in town.
Humanities International Complete: (Your library card may be needed. Provided by BadgerLink)Full-text information for literature, philosophy, the arts, and history.
Young Performers Initiative: Music, visual, and performing arts video resources featuring Wisconsin’s talented young performers

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Foreign Languages
DuoLingo: Free online language learning website. There is also an app available for free for this website. It is available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play store.
Google Translate: This is a translation tool that can translate the text you give it.

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History
African American Materials: Listing of materials available from the Library.
BadgerLink History: (Your library card may be needed. Provided by BadgerLink): History resources through BadgerLink.
Britannica School – High: Encyclopedia articles with images, interactive maps, games, and other learning materials. For high school students and educators. Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
Britannica School Atlas – High : Interactive world atlas designed especially for older students and educators. Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
History Resources from the Racine Public Library
Native American Materials:  Listing of materials available from the Library.
Social Studies: Social study resources available through BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
The Ways: Multimedia educational resource featuring stories about contemporary Native American Cultures and language. Provided by PBS Wisconsin Education
Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams: Multimedia educational resource that tells the story of Wisconsin civil rights activist Vel Phillips.  Provided by PBS Wisconsin Education
Wisconsin Biographies: Multimedia educational resources that connect students with fascinating figures from Wisconsin’s past. Provided by PBS Wisconsin Education
Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Multimedia resources telling the stories of Wisconsin Communities. Provided by PBS Wisconsin Education

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Language Arts
English: English resources provided by BadgerLink. Your Library card may be needed.
Literature Resources: Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
Literary Reference Center Plus: A collection of literary criticism and works. For students and adult researchers. Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary: The largest, most comprehensive American dictionary. For students and educators. Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
Novelist: Fiction recommendation resource with read-alikes, discussion guides, reading lists, and more. For teens and adults. Provided by BadgerLink. Your library card may be needed.
Poetry Resources available from the Library

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Math
Mathematics Resources: Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library card may be needed.
Math Resources: Materials available through the Racine Public Library.

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Music
Music Resources: Materials available through the Library.
Soundzabound: Royalty-free music and sound effects provided by PBS Wisconsin Education

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Online Books
Wisconsin Public Library Consortium:  You can download ebooks and audiobooks. All you need is your library card and PIN number.

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Science & Technology
Biology: A list of biology materials available through the Library.
Science and Nature Resources: Materials available through the Library.
Science Reference Center (EBSCOhost): Full-text science reference books, images, and periodicals for student and adult researchers. Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library card may be needed.
Science and Technology Materials: A List of materials available through the Library.
Science and Technology Resources: Resources provided by BadgerLink. Your Library card may be needed.

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