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SMS Learning Commons: Digital Resources

Digital Resources

Middle School Databases


Brain Pop
Engaging and informative
and additional resources.

Country Reports
Statistical and cultural
information about
countries all over the world.

Country Reports
US Edition

Statistical, geographical,
and cultural information
about all 50 states. .


Includes The Portland Press 
Herald, The Southern Forecaster,
The Scarborough Leader,
and many more!

Digital Maine Library

Digital Maine Library

The Digital Maine Library provides every resident of Maine with access to online resources that include a collection of full text articles and abstracts from magazines, newspapers, journals and reference. It also provides students, business people, public library patrons, and higher education students and educators the ability to use online learning tools.

Here are some recommended databases from the Digital Maine Library:

Gale InContext Database                  


Teacher Resources



Teaching Books is a portal to thousands of multimedia resources that can
enliven your read alouds and author studies.
See your librarian for the username and password.