• Issues & Controversies

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2020

    To help students, researchers, and readers understand the critical issues we face today, Issues & Controversies explores and analyzes hundreds of hot topics in politics, business, government, crime, law, energy, education, health, family, science, foreign policy, race, rights, society, and culture. Updated weekly, with a wire-service newsfeed providing the latest headline stories, Issues & Controversies offers in-depth articles designed to inspire thought-provoking debates and research papers. Since its inception in 1995, Issues & Controversies has been a core student and educator resource for understanding and writing about contemporary events and conflicts, as well as for debate prep. It also provides comprehensive coverage and analysis every year of the National High School Debate Topic.

    Click "Create Account" in upper right corner. Enter S6digitstudentID as username, and YYYYMMDD birthdate as password in order to save articles.

    Issues & Controversies

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  • ARTstor

    by ARTstor Year Published: 2019

    A subscription digital library including more than 1.9 million high-quality images for education and research from a wide variety of international contributors, with a complete set of tools to catalog, manage, and distribute digital media collections.

    ARTstor is accessible from campus computers, but students must register while on campus for off-campus access and to take advantage of the many features available to registered users.

    1) Select “Register” in the upper right corner

    2) Use your school school Gmail and an alphanumeric password of at least 7 characters.


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  • Gale & TexQuest Navigator

    by LakeTravisISD libraries Year Published: 2019

    For a access to a large collection of authoritative digital resources, choose your school district from the dropdown and type "libraries" and enjoy:

    College & Career Readiness

    Full Text eBooks

    Primary Sources

    Recursos en Español

    Reading & Literature

    Science & Math

    Social Studies

    TexQuest Navigator

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  • Gale eBooks

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    eBooks available for referrence in Biography, Science (Environmental & Medical), and
    Global & National Social Studies

    Gale eBooks

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  • Gale Global Issues

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    Gale In Context: Global Issues offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, relevant sources for analysis of these issues. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal.


    Global Issues

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  • Gale Literature Resource Center

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    A comprehensive online literary site, Literature Resource Center addresses all facets of literary study in one highly searchable interface. Its extensive reference material includes: biographical, bibliographical, critical, and contextual information on authors and their works. Literature Resource Center's Titles List contains a complete listing of all periodicals and journals within LRC.

    Literature Resource Center

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  • Gale U.S. History in Context

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019


    Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. Gale U.S. History merges authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.


    U.S. History in Context

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  • Gale World History in Context

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    World History in Context

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    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    JSTOR is a growing digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources.
    Access is IP authenticated on the LTHS campus.
    For remote access, must use the lthslibrary learningcommons ID & PW.


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  • National Geographic Archive

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    National Geographic Virtual Library(NGVL) supports a range of scholarly research needs in the areas of science, history, technology, the environment, cultures, and more. 

    National Geographic Archive

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  • Salem Press

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    A database of critical insights on themes concerning Literature, Applied Science, and Biomes and Ecosystems, Health, & Careers.

    Explore the resource by using the lthslibrary learningcommons ID & PW!

    Salem Press

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  • World Book Encyclopedia

    by lthslibrary learningcommons Year Published: 2019

    Excellent encyclopedic research site with multiple resources and tools such as text-to speech capability, a built-in translator, illustrations and sound files.

    World Book Online

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