The El Segundo Public Library partners with El Segundo Unified School District to provide services at four El Segundo school libraries.
Monday - Friday 7:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Need help or have questions? Stop by or call us at 310-615-2662 extension 2370. You can also contact district librarian Joanne Gen by email or calling 310-615-2662 extension 2340.
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Explora Secondary Schools (Middle School - High School)
Research diverse topics such as current issues, biographies, social studies and history. Features include popular topic browsing, text-to-speech capability, and citation tools.
Search hundreds of non-fiction eBooks on topics such as history, travel, science, art, and literature. Browse subject collections just for students: Ancient Civilizations, Art, Civil War, Environmental Science, Medicine, US History, and World History.
More than 2,000 full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles on general topics such as news, legal, entertainment, science, business, and consumer issues. Also includes primary source documents, photos, reference books, maps, and flags.
Magazine Article Summaries
Find full-text summaries about subjects such as history, science, and health from popular magazines, reference books, and primary sources. Includes over a million photos, maps, and flags.
Search for favorite fiction authors, themes, subjects and award winners to find your next great read.
Find popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and eAudiobooks.
Points of View Reference Center
Find essays, newspaper articles, books, radio and TV news transcripts, images, videos and more that present multiple sides of a current issue.
Proquest National Newspaper Core
Full-text newspaper articles from the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, and the Christian Science Monitor.
Search government data, primary sources, dictionaries, current events, timelines, interactive tools, and encyclopedia articles. A translator feature lets you view many articles in 31 languages.
These resources are for California K-12 student and educator use only.
Online encyclopedia useful for general topic searching.
Online encyclopedia useful for general research or reference in Spanish.
Concise cultural information on countries around the world.
Search thousands of non-fiction eBooks on a wide range of topics including business & economics, computers & technology, history, science, religion, law and psychology.
Search for information from magazine, newspaper, book and transcript titles. Also includes over 7 million maps, pictures, weblinks and audio/video files.
Online library of journal articles, academic eBooks and primary sources.
Streaming service providing unlimited access to thousands of full-length videos, clips, interactives, images, audio files, and worksheets. Includes core curriculum and AP level videos for high schools.
Polling the Nations
Collection of public opinion polls including full text of 600,000 questions and responses from 18,000 surveys conducted from 1986-present in the US and 100 other countries. Over 6,800 topics are covered including gun control, abortion, government, race relations, gender and economy.
Newspapers, science, technology, education, social sciences and humanities resources.
Search newspapers, reference books, nonfiction books, magazines and web resources. Includes maps, images, country facts, classroom activities and educator resources.
SIRS Issues Researcher
Provides balanced analysis and pro/con opinions for over 360 social, scientific, health, historic, economic and political issues.
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