College Preparatory School for Girls Grades 3-12

Digital Libraries & Databases

Holton provides students and faculty online resources and to support learning in both the Lower School and Marriott libraries.

  • Destiny® Library Manager™ software provides a centralized online tool that combines circulation, cataloging, searching, reporting and management into one centrally installed database.
  • Holton instructs students in the use of EasyBib, an online research tool for note-taking, outlining, citation, document archiving/annotation, and collaborative research and writing.
  • OverDrive is a digital library collection, including e-books, e-audiobooks, and other digital content through our distributor OverDrive. Students can use their laptop, iPad, Kindle, iPod or other eReader to access these materials. The Digital Library collection is accessed here.

Subscription databases

Holton subscribes to many online databases to provide the best academic research materials available, anytime, anywhere. (Please login to access)


ACCESS Science McGraw Hill

American Heritage

AP Images


Berg Fashion Library


Classroom Video on Demand

Cobblestone Online

CQ Press

The Columbia Granger’s World of Poerty

Discovery Education


eLibrary Elementary

Encyclopedia Britannica

Facts On File Online

GALE Cengage Learning


JuniorQuest Newspapers SIRS ProQuest

Kids InfoBits


Music Online (Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries, Classical Music & American Song)

NoveList K-8

Oxford Reference Dictionary

Oxford Islamic Studies Online



Smithsonian Global Sound Library

Teen Health and Wellness

World Almanac Online

World Book Online