Library Catalog & Databases


    Destiny: Library catalog 


    Use MackinVIA to access all of the databases below. You will log in with your GCISD username and password.
    Discovery Education: Digital content from Discovery that is aligned to state standards, can be aligned to custom curriculum, and supports classroom instruction


    Gale Databases: Magazines, newspapers, professional journals, reference books, videos, images, and audio files


    Britannica School Edition: encyclopedia articles on a variety of subjects with film clips, interactive learning games, photo galleries, journal articles, and websites

    teaching books

    Teaching Books: Links to authors, books, and websites

    brain pop  

    Brain Pop: Educational videos, interactive activities, and other resources over a variety of topics

      Country Reports

    Country Reports: Online resource for concise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world, US states, and Canadian provinces


    World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

    Dallas Morning News

     The Dallas Morning News Online newspaper for students.

     (see librarian for username and password)

     Google News   

    Google News