Superb Academic 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.

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

Leading Periodicals for AP-Focused Programs

Advanced Placement Source offers ongoing full text with no embargo for these leading news, politics, and science periodicals: 

  • The Atlantic
  • Congressional Digest
  • Discover
  • History Today
  • The Nation
  • The New Republic
  • Newsweek
  • Science News
  • Scientific American 
  • TIME

Easy-to-use Interface with Powerful Search Functionality

Advanced Placement Source 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.