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Newport: Valorie Hein's Class: Library Databases

Resources for Valorie Hein in Newport.

About this guide

Below is a selection of just a few library databases which have the most robust multimodal features.

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National Geographic magazine cover showing a Viking

Multimodal features

  • Text has LISTEN function
  • Downloadable MP3 audio file
  • Click SETTINGS icon to select speech speed
  • Can change FONT SIZE
  • Machine TRANSLATION into various languages


Infobas: American History with image of George Washington

Multimodal features

  • Text has READ ALOUD function
  • Videos are CAPTIONED and have FULL TRANSCRIPT

Film databases


Multimodal features

  •  Click SETTINGS icon to adjust features