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Gale in Context This link opens in a new window
Encyclopedia, magazine, and journal articles, plus primary sources, images, video, and more for high school students.
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Contains middle and high school-appropriate magazine, journal, and encyclopedia articles and also includes primary source documents, reference books, and multimedia.
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Encyclopedia content for high school grades plus multimedia, timelines, world atlas, country comparison, and primary sources.
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Traumatic Brain Injury by
Describes the causes, types, symptoms, and effects of traumatic brain injuries. Profiles adults and young adults who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, and offers information on new technologies for treating these injuries. Log in to MackinVIA with your district username and password.
Drug Information for Teens by
Provides teenagers with information about drug use, abuse, and addiction. Discusses the physical and psychological effects of alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and various legal and illegal drugs that are commonly abused. Log in to MackinVIA with your district username and password.
Sports Injuries Guidebook by
Presents an updated guide to identifying and treating more than 150 types of sport injuries, ranging from concussions, sprains, and whiplash, to shin splints, plantar fasciitis, and abdominal trauma. Log into Libby with your Virtual Student Library Card.
Provides information on the diagnosis, risks, treatment, and prevention of concussions. Log in to MackinVIA with your district username and password.
Fourth down and Inches by
Explores the history of football in the United States focusing on the different head injuries that can occur in a football game and how the sport has evolved to try to reduce injuries. Features true stories of football players who have died from injuries sustained while playing football. Includes information on concussion symptoms, steps for returning to play after a concussion, and further resources. Log in to MackinVIA with your district username and password.