Kennedy’s EBSCO database

Below are links to Kennedy’s Ebsco database of journals. From within the school building, students simply need to click the links. From home or any place outside of Kennedy, students should use jfkhs1 as the user id and password.

Points of View

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

Ultra Online Package on Explora

Ensure student and educator success with EBSCO’s interface for schools and public libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

Ultra Online Package on EBSCOhost

Consisting of six databases, this package offers a superior collection of full-text reference resources for secondary schools. The databases are designed to promote both student and educator success.

Scavenger Hunt – Secondary Schools

Welcome to Explora, EBSCO’s research interface designed specifically for you! To familiarize you with Explora, we’ve created this handy scavenger hunt. When you’re done, you’ll have lots of information to help you the next time you use Explora. Follow the instructions below and answer all of the questions.

These are useful tutorials: