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New Resources for 2013!

By reorganizing our package deals with Gale and EBSCO, we are able to offer four new subscription resources in 2013!

DemographicsNow (Gale): http://www.sno-isle.org/?ID=6457
U.S. demographic data for gaining consumer and market insight for opening a business, finding an audience for products/services, or analyzing the shifts and needs of a given population. Standard and custom reports for download.
Training Videos:
How to Access the 2010 Census Data (3:50)
How to Generate a Demographics Report (5:43)
How to Use Maps (7:30)
User Guide:
DemographicsNow User Guide

Student Resources In Context (Gale): http://www.sno-isle.org/?ID=6458
Information on all core subjects from Science to Literature to History. Content is aligned to curriculum. This resource removes the risk of the open Web while delivering an authoritative multimedia selection of content — primary sources, overviews, videos, and interactives.
Training Videos:
Navigating the Homepage (1:15)
Searching (1:28)
Topic Pages and Documents (2:50)
Tip Sheet:
Student Resources in Context Search Tips

Science Reference Center (EBSCO): http://www.sno-isle.org/?ID=6459
Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. Content is correlated to state and national curriculum standards.
Training Video
Searching Tips User Guide
Help Sheets:
Basic Search
Browse by Category
Advanced Search
Curriculum Standards

Small Business Reference Center (EBSCO): http://www.sno-isle.org/?ID=6460
Videos provide interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures, and ‘how to’. Advice includes how to create business plans that lead to successful funding. Also includes demographic data and other local information.
User Guide

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