Advanced Placement Source

Advanced Placement Source is a database designed for high school students enrolled in various Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. Offering a world of knowledge for students seeking academic excellence, it contains thousands of full-text journals and magazines, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

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Coverage: Excel | HTML
Subject: Excel | HTML

Content Includes

  • More than 4,200 full-text academic journals and magazines
  • More than 1.8 million photos, maps and flags
  • Full text dating back to 1985

Subjects Include

  • Arts and music
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Economics and statistics
  • Environmental and life sciences
  • Ethnic and multicultural studies
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Political science
  • Psychology
  • Science and technology
  • U.S., European and world history

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 multidisciplinary product on the market.

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.