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The Milne Library

Small enough and smart enough to truly personalize each learning experience.
Welcome to the Milne Library of The Derryfield School - both a traditional, physical library with well over 19,000 volumes, DVDs, videos, and audiobooks on the shelves, and a "cybrary," the website that is available day and night, weekdays and weekends, to help you surf your way to useful resources. Check out our catalog, various subscription databases, and recommended links. Come in and browse around!

Summer Reading Gallery

Subscription Databases

The library subscribes to several databases which are available to members of the Derryfield community by logging in to the website.

EbscoHost: back issues of hundreds of periodicals, plus a readers' advisory web site

New York Times:
 PDF images of every page of every issue of the daily New York Times from 1851 to 2001, and html versions of the paper from 2000 to the present

JSTOR: A digital library with access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines

Oxford Music Online: 
The authoritative resource for music research with over 52,000 articles written by nearly 9,000 scholars charting the diverse history, theory and cultures of music around the globe.

Infobase Learning:
 In-depth investigations of today's top issues

 Concise cultural and statistical snapshots of every country recognized by the United Nations.

Core Concepts: Biology:
 articles, images, video, and interactive activities

Scribner Writers Online Subcollection:
 The complete text of literary reference sets including biographies, critical analysis, and bibliographies for further research.

Artemis Literary Sources
Scribner Writers Series

ABC Clio History Databases: essays, articles, primary source material, video and audio clips on various aspects of history, both American and international

ABC Clio
The American Indian Experience
Daily Life through History
Pop Culture Universe

Salem Press: Great Lives/Great Events

Encyclopedia Britannica:
 full text of the print set plus entry-specific links to related web sites

World Book:
 full text of the print set plus a basic Spanish-language encyclopedia, an atlas, etc.
Biography in Context: a comprehensive online biographical reference database

Opposing Viewpoints in Context: full text of Opposing Viewpoints series, plus statistics, references, etc.

The Derryfield School

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