K-12 Libraries

Partnership for 21st Century Skills

Gale is a proud member of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills. Click the image for more information. 21stcenturyskills.org

With features like ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology augmenting the most comprehensive digital periodical collection available anywhere, students and teachers alike will find InfoTrac periodical solutions an invaluable part of your school’s library.

An ideal alternative to Web surfing, InfoTrac Student Edition offers screened, age-appropriate and reliable content from magazines, newspapers and reference books. The resource offers over 1,200 titles, of which only 85 are embargoed, and features like:

  • A citation generator
  • Multimedia and Web 2.0 sharing tools, for today's 21st century "media savvy" student, that enrich the learning process
  • Bookmarks to keep your place in course management tools, such as Moodle or Blackboard

Periodical resources specifically targeted to aid schools, bridge the reading-level gaps in classrooms and support the development of 21st century skills include: