Yokosuka MS Library Information Center

Yokosuka MS Library Information Center

Yokosuka MS Library Information Center Page

DoDEA’s Information Centers provides a diverse collection of books and digital resources that are aligned to the curriculum and fosters the love of reading. Students are encouraged to visit and check out materials during the school day. Digital resources can be accessed at school and from home.

The DoDEA School Library Information Center Program:

  • Provides access to print and non-print resource materials that are aligned to the DoDEA curriculum.
  • Facilitates library services and literacy programming that fosters a love of reading.
  • Defines the essential information literacy skills required for student achievement in the 21st century.
  • Collaborates with educators to design learning strategies and deliver instruction that meets the needs of the military child.

Information Resources and Databases

The Information Center has many databases that support research, independent learning, and inquiry. To access the databases outside of school, you will need a user name and password; please see your school information specialist for this information.

Information Center Databases

Britannica Image Quest

Britannica Image Quest

Britannica School is a global digital media company with products that promote knowledge and learning.
Britannica School - MS

Britannica School - MS

Britannica School is a global digital media company with products that promote knowledge and learning.
Gale in Context: Biography

Gale in Context: Biography

Biographical and contextual information on notable people throughout history.
Gale in Context: Environmental Studies

Gale in Context: Environmental Studies

Multimedia coverage of environmental issues, including health care and climate change.
Gale in Context: Global Issues

Gale in Context: Global Issues

International academic perspectives on global issues
Gale in Context: Middle School

Gale in Context: Middle School

Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.
Gale in Context: U.S. History

Gale in Context: U.S. History

Academic articles, videos, primary documents, and more on topics in U.S. history
Gale in Context: World History

Gale in Context: World History

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in world history
Gale Interactive: Science

Gale Interactive: Science

Users can manipulate and explore 3D interactive models, allowing students to visualize and interact.
Gale Onefile: Diversity Studies

Gale Onefile: Diversity Studies

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more
Gale Onefile: Fine Arts

Gale Onefile: Fine Arts

Covers subjects such as art history, music history, performing arts history, arts and humanities, and the visual arts.
Gale Onefile: News

Gale Onefile: News

Regional, national, and world newspapers
Gale OneFile: Science

Gale OneFile: Science

Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.
Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library by GALE CENGAGE Learning
Gale: Literary Sources

Gale: Literary Sources

Literary content integrates with subject indexing for a full research experience
Gale: Something about the Author Online

Gale: Something about the Author Online

The classic series on authors and illustrators for children and young adults.