The Saint Paul Public Library will be closed May 27-29.

The Rondo Library will be closed for renovations, beginning June 1.

Science & Technology

Research Databases

  • Academic Search Premier

    Magazine and journal coverage spanning all research areas.

  • American Physical Society (APS) Journals

    Access Physical Review Letters, Physical Review X, Physical Review, and Reviews of Modern Physics, and other journals from the American Physical Society.

  • Bioethics

    Key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, and more.

  • Environmental Encyclopedia

    In-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues.

  • Expanded Academic ASAP

    Articles from academic journals, general interest magazine, and news services.

  • Explora

    Find magazine and journal articles.

  • Explora Kids

    Find magazine and journal articles for elementary school students.

  • Explora Teens

    Find magazine and journal articles for middle and high school students.

  • General Science Collection

    Articles from the most popular scientific journals.

  • Kids InfoBits

    Magazines and reference book articles, especially for kids in grades K-5.

  • MasterFILE Premier

    Full-text of general reference periodicals and books. Biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection.

  • Science Reference Center

    Articles from science magazines, encyclopedias, reference books, and more.

  • Student Resources in Context

    Magazine and newspaper articles, primary documents, creative works and multimedia.

Animals

Selected Websites

  • National Geographic

    Maps, articles, and special features relating to geography and the natural world.

  • How Stuff Works

    Information on everything from computers to cars, anthrax to airplanes, nuclear powers plants to espresso machines, and more.

  • NASA Science

    News and articles NASA research, explaining the science and the impact of science. Covers astronomy and space science, biology, and the physical sciences.

  • Science.gov

    U.S. federal government information resources about science, including technical reports, journal citations, databases, government web sites, and fact sheets.

  • Sparticl

    Sparticl is a web and mobile service for teens, a collection of the very best the web has to offer in science, technology, engineering, and math or STEM. Sparticl includes answers to science questions, images, videos, games, and hands-on activities, all curated by a team of experts.

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