CHS Electronic Resources

Vicky Benjamin, Librarian -

Some of the resource links provided here work only at school and are marked as such. You are responsible for writing down any passwords associated with the links that require them. We are not allowed to post passwords on our website due to vendor restrictions.

All passwords are posted in the library.


Use ProQuest for: eLibrary (the magazine database); the New York Times Historical Newspaper (back to the 1850's); the current New York Times newspaper; the Literature Study Center; and the History Topics Study Center.


Facts on File offers:  Bloom's Literary Reference Online - contains literary criticism and author biographies


This database contains:  Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Authors New Revisions, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Contemporary Literary Criticism and Contemporary Literary Criticism, Classical, Medieval Literature Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400-1800, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, as well as Drama Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism and Children's Literature Review

This database provides scholarly level journals and professional papers on a wide variety of topics

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center contains a variety of reference materials, commentaries and viewpoints, periodical and news articles, primary sources, and statistics and multimedia.

Covering topics in world history, this database includes reference, biographies, magazine articles, and maps and multimedia materials.


Updated: February 28, 2014