Resources and Databases

  • Click on the links below to explore the different resources.  


    Resources and Databases

    • Click on the links below to explore the different resources.  

    • Sora Logo


      Sora provides the quickest and easiest way to get started with digital ebooks and audiobooks from our district library. Students can log in on their chromebooks or use their account on smart devices, computers, or tables.

      Click on this link for an informational video.

      Britannica School Logo

      Britannica Online School Edition

      Britannica Online is an online database available for information and research.  Search a multitude of topics like you would any encyclopedia. 

      For login information click here.


      Brainfuse Help now

      The California State Library is now offering free 24/7 online tutoring and homework help through public libraries. Live tutoring is available without creating an account. 




      Teaching Books Logo

      Teaching Books

      "An engaging collection of resources that bring books to life" Students can access the student resources by just going to the page on their district device.

      Teachers, click on Educator Login and follow the instructions to register.

      To access off the network, use the following UN: sausd          PW: teachingbooksK12


      ProQuest Logo

      ProQuest Central Student

      ProQuest Central Student is a multidisciplinary resource that brings together many of ProQuest's most important, complete databases in science, technology, education, social sciences, humanities, and news. Databases contain scholary journals, books, video& audio, dissertations & theses, newspapers and more.

      For teachers:

      For students: 

      All Proquest databases can be accesed without passwords on any district network.

      To access off network, use the following UN: J7WUZYXLC4          PW: 8u8TwH*8


      CultureGrams Logo


      CultureGrams provides unique concise and reliable cultural information, multimedia, and vital statistics on the countries of the world, U.S. states, and Canadian provinces.  Provides reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.



      Destiny Discover

      Destiny Discover 

      Search Villa's physical library, eBooks and digital resources in one place with Destiny Discover.