The resources on this page are provided by Johnston Public Schools or the State of Rhode Island to support student exploration and learning. In some cases, they require passwords. Members of the school community can access a list of passwords.
Before the lesson: What do you know about databases for research? Answer a short survey here: https://forms.gle/fkzZtHzLNVVEBLQi6
Take this short quiz to demonstrate that you know how to use the Research Databases! https://forms.gle/vfZfD6r5A4RN4MqM8
Explore thousands of topics across subjects including literature, science, history, and social issues using different sources.
Find overviews, news, and opinions on hundreds of today's important social issues.
Discover the world's most influential people by searching narrative biographies, news, magazine, and multimedia content.
Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and reviews on writers from all eras.
AskRI.org is designed to be a comprehensive research resource for Rhode Island residents. Students, jobseekers, librarians and educators, and curious people of all ages can all reach the information they need – by exploring our services, with a librarian’s help, or through carefully curated links to other online resources.