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Student Projects: Biome

World Book Online

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EBSCO Explora

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Science Reference Center

AP Images

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Search for Books, Ebooks & Audiobooks on Destiny Discover

POWER Library Google Single Sign-on

Biome List / Alternate Names

Savanna or Tropical Grassland

Boreal Forest or Taiga or Coniferous Forest

Deciduous Forest or Temperate Forest

Rainforest or Tropical Rainforest

Temperate Grassland or Prairie

Alpine or Highland 

Chaparral or Temperate Woodland and Shrubland

Estuary or Wetland (Estuary is a type of Wetland)



Purdue Owl APA Formatting & Style Guide

Gale in Context High School

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General Science Collection

Research in Context

How Do I Log-in?

You are already logged-in when you are at school.  To access these resources from home or anywhere else, see below:

Destiny (library catalog): 

Log in using your Google PDSD student account.  

Databases and Encyclopedias:

World Book and JSTOR use the username: sun, and password: valley.   

Gale in Context High School, Gale Literary Sources and Gale Virtual Reference Center use the ID: sunvalley (notice there is no space).

Ebsco Explora, History Reference Center, Literary Reference Center, Science Reference Center and Ebsco Ebooks use the username: sun, and the password: valley2022!  

All of the other databases are provided through POWER Library, which allows you to sign up for a free eCard to use their eResources or you can enter your public library card number.  If you don't have a public library card, you can sign up for one to access their large collection of ebooks, audiobooks, emagazines and their databases.  Fill out this form and they'll send you a card number ASAP.

See or email Mrs. Smith for help: