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This guide will help you become familiar with the resources available at the Curriculum Materials Center in the School of Education Building.

Public Libraries and Local Museums


Public Libraries and Museums


North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Durham County Library                                

Chapel Hill Public Library                              

Online Catalog

Student Databases

To access databases while OFF CAMPUS, see directions for logging into WebVPN in box to the right.

SIRS Discoverer 
Designed specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offer articles, nonfiction books, images, activities and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability. 

Literature Resource Center
Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.

NCpedia provides information about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.

NC WiseOwl
Articles from thousands of magazines, from online encyclopedias and reference sources, and from a variety of other sources.