Research Databases

Databases & Online Resources

Research Instruction Videos

We are creating and posting videos to help students learn to access databases, search for information, and cite their sources in a reference list (bibliography).

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Access eBooks

From Home, go to  and follow the following steps:

  • Under school, begin typing “Jefferson Middle School”, then select from the drop-down list.  Make sure you choose the Jefferson in Arlington, VA
  • Type in your “One Login”

Find books in the SCHOOL libraries

ACORN – Arlington County’s Online Catalog

Arlington Public Libraries

Find books in the PUBLIC libraries

Arlington Public Libraries homepage 

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All the databases and online encyclopedias can be found here!

Online Research Databases