Advanced Placement Source

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A Complete Resource for College-Prep-Level Students

Designed to meet the needs of high school students enrolled in various Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) courses, this database offers a world of knowledge for students who seek to achieve academic excellence. 

Superb Content to Enrich AP, IB and Honors-Level Curricula

Covering a wide array of subject areas from the arts and multicultural studies to the STEM subjects, Advanced Placement Source offers students the essential research materials to achieve academic success in honors, AP or IB programs. This database is the only AP-focused multi-disciplinary product on the market and contains full text dating back to 1985.

The database is available via EBSCOhost or Explora, EBSCO's engaging interface for schools and public libraries. In addition, most records in the database include Lexile Measures, which provide educators with an estimate of the search result’s reading difficulty and the approximate reading ability level required for comprehension.

Journal Titles Include:
  • American Journal of Public Health
  • Harvard Law Review
  • Journal of African American Studies
  • Journal of American History
  • Journal of Child and Family Studies
Magazine Titles Include:
  • History Today
  • Nation
  • National Review
  • New Scientist
  • Time

The familiar and powerful EBSCOhost search interface permits either basic or advanced searches and lets the researcher easily employ Boolean operators and multiple limiters.

– Library Journal