Find our books and ebooks in our library catalog.
EBSCO Academic eBook & Search Premier Collection
Includes approximately 130,000 ebooks on a wide range of topics and 4,600 journal titles. Ask at the library or email Mrs. Lofton for the Username and Password.
Virtual Reference Collection from the County of Los Angeles Public Library
This database of ebooks, which includes World War I, World War I Reference Library and many more reference sources, is available to students through the Los Angeles County library system. Use the barcode number on the back of your Manhattan Beach Public Library Card to login. If you don't have your own library card, you can use the MCHS ID #. Ask at the library or email Mrs. Lofton for the ID #.
JSTOR is a subscription database that is now offering its early journal content (material published before 1923 in the US and before 1870 outside the US) free of charge to non-subscribers. Students can also now open free individual accounts to access a portion of the database articles, saving up to three at a time for online reading.
Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Social Issues
For topics from recent decades. Ask Mrs. Lofton for the username and password to this MCHS ebook from ABC-CLIO.
Shmoop.com U.S. History Study Guides
Best of History Websites: American History
Best of History Web Sites is an award-winning portal that contains annotated links to over 1200 history web sites as well as links to hundreds of quality K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes, and more.
Teacher Oz's Kingdom of History
A compilation of information and links to historical information created by a high school history teacher.