The username for all databases is: unionhs

All Databases with work with Google Classroom
All Databases with work with Google Drive






Classroom Video On Demand: Master Collection

 High school level videos on a wide variety of subjects


Salem Press EBooks:  

 Great Lives from History                                                                           The Ancient World, Prehistory -    476 c.e.
             The Middle Ages
             The Renaissance & Early Modern Era, 1454-1600
             17th Century
             18th Century
             19th Century
             The Twentieth Century
             Notorious Lives
             Musicians and Composers of the 
             Twentieth Century                                                              Great Events from History
             The Ancient World, Prehistory - 476 c.e.
             The Middle Ages, 477-1453
             The Nineteenth Century
             The Twentieth Century
             Modern Scandals
  Decades: The Twenties in America
             The Thirties in America
             The Sixties in America
  Defining Moments in American History:
             Exploration & Colonial America (1492-1755)

Gale Virtual Reference Library Google CLassrom   

Student Resources in Context


  • Alternative Energy
  • American Decades
  • American Law Yearbook 2011: A Guide to the Year's Major Legal Cases and Developments
  • CaseBase, Vol. 2: Case Studies in Global Business
  • Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2
  • Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2
  • Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2
  • History Behind the Headlines: The Origins of Conflicts Worldwide
  • New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
  • Novels for Students, Vol. 1-16
  • Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film
  • Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 29: A Guide to Education-Related Financial Aid Programs for                     Students and Professionals
  • The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4
  • UXL Encyclopedia of Drugs and Addictive Substances
  • Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 13
Infobase eBooks: Google CLassrom

Acids & Bases; Alexander Graham Bell & the Telephone; Alkali & Alkaline Earth Metals; Alzheimer's Disease; Atmosphere; ADHD; Biosphere; Carbon Chemistry;  Climate; Diabetes; Geosphere; Halogens & Noble Gases; Hemophilia; Humans & the Natural Environment; Hydrosphere;  Lathanides & Actinides; Metals; Metals & Metalloids; Nonmetals; Oceans; Parkinson's Disease; Periodic Table; Polar Regions; Renewable Energy; States of Matter: Gases, Liquids, & Solids; Suicide; Sustainability; Tetanus; Transition Metals

Cleopatra; Condoleezza Rice; Madam C.J. Walker; Rosa Parks; Tony Hawk


Ancient & Hellenistic Thought; Celebrating Women in American History; Civil War; Contemporary Thought; Famous Trials in History; The French Revolution & the Rise of Napoleon; The Great Depression & the New Deal;
Medieval & Modern Philosophy; Prohibition Era; Salem Witch Trials

Algebra; Beyond Geometry; Geometry; Mathematics and the Laws of Nature; Numbers


An index of 1800 periodicals and 100 reference books in the areas of general reference, business, and health. Many of the articles are full text and the databases are updated daily.

History Reference Center · Health Source: Consumer Edition · Explora Secondary Schools · Literary Reference Center · NoveList · Points of view · Salud en Espanol · Referencia Latina · Science Reference Center · Biography Reference Center 

          World Monarchies and Dynasties
          The Settlement of America
          Encyclopedia of the Jazz Age
          Encyclopedia of the Great Depression and the New Deal
          Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era
          The Early Republic and Antebellum America
          Democratic, Republican and Third Parties in America
          Colonial America
          The Civil War Era and Reconstruction

All of our EBSCO databases are funded by the New Jersey State Library, which is responsible for the coordination, promotion and funding of the New Jersey Library Network, and by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional databases are partially subsidized through our membership in the New Jersey Library Network.

Grolier Educational Multimedia:                                                   
          Web Sites                                                                         
          GoTube Videos                                                                 
Encyclopedia Americana
The New Book of Popular Science
1100 world newspapers in 73 languages

Advanced High School Information
Encyclopedia articles
Maps/Historical Maps
Special Reports
Back in time
Videos and Animations

World Book Web



Student Resources In Context offers access to news content including full-text newspapers and periodicals like The Economist, The New York Times, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian, as well as hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections that include archival film clips, broadcast video, BBC News, New York Times video, and NPR.


To help students, researchers, and readers understand the critical issues we face today, Issues & Controversies explores and analyzes hundreds of hot topics in politics, business, government, crime, law, energy, education, health, family, science, foreign policy, race, rights, society, and culture.


Salem Press Critical Insights  
Jane Austen;T.S. Eliot; Ernest Hemingway; Barbara Kingsolver; Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The Canterbury Tales; Pride and Prejudice; The Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe
THEMES:  The Hero's Quest
CRITICAL SURVEYS:  Graphic Novels Heroes & Superheroes; History, Theme, and Technique; Independents & Underground Classics; Manga; Mythology and Folklore:  Heroes & Heroines


Teen Health and Wellness Google CLassrom
Articles and teen health and well being

Infobase Health Reference Center Google CLassrom
Articles, Videos, Illustrations, and other health resources

Salem Press Science 
The Solar System
Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society
Applied Science

Earth's Weather, Water, and Atmosphere
Physics and Chemistry of the Earth
Forensic Science
Encyclopedia of Global Warming

Salem Press Health  
Psychology and Mental Health
Addictions and Substance Abuse
Infectious Diseases & Conditions

Noodlebib Google Drive 
Web-based MLA & APA bibliographic software for students.

 Union Public Library Databases 

Use your Union Public Library card to access databases available "from home."  All other databases may be accessed at the Union Public Library.

LearningExpress Library can be accesssed through Union Public Library Databases. 

School Center: improve your grades
College Prep Center: practice ACT, AP, SAT and more
Career Center



 2015 NJ MVC Permit Practice Test