Reference Desk


BES Media Center
Reference Desk
Online Resources

There was a time when visiting the reference section of the library meant searching through shelves of big books until you found what you were looking for.  Now, finding the right information is usually just a click away, from the comfort of your own home!  Ebsco and Newsbank will provide you with full-text articles from hundreds of magazines, newspapers, and reference books. *


Gale Databases *

Britannica On-Line *

Britannica en Espanol


Dictionary & Thesaurus

Dictionary Search


*  These are subscription services for which you need a user name and  password.   You can get this information in the BES library. With user names and passwords for online databases, you can access the sites from any computer.