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Featured Database -- History Reference Center
Offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 77,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.
Biography In Context
Gale Biography In Context contains nearly 415,000 biographies on more than 320,000 people gathered from more than 780 volumes of over 120 Gale reference sources as well as full-text articles from more than 280 magazines specifically chosen for thei biographical content in a broad range of subject areas.
Biography Reference Center
Offers a comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full-text biographies. In addition to keyword searching, users can also locate biographies of interest by browsing more than 20 genre categories, including actors, authors, composers, explorers, inventors, musicians, Presidents of the United States, current world leaders and more.
CQ Electronic Library
CQ Electronic Library provides online indexing and full text access to the files of CQ Weekly and CQ Researcher. Userful, expert, and unbiased analysis for researching American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs for students, citizens and professionals.
Points of View Reference Center
Full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. Topics covered include: affirmative action, cloning, DNA profiling, immigration, Iraq, Israel & the Palestinians, nuclear proliferation, separation of church and state, standardized testing, stem cell research, and many more.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context is an online library of current event topics--facts and arguments for and against each topic. Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.
Homework Helper-Kids Search
Contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. Also includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, and features the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
Homework Helper-Student Research Center - Middle & High School
Designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for more than 500 popular, middle and high school magazines. Full text is also available for biographies, primary source documents, 360 reference books, an Image Collection of over 440,000 photos, maps & flags, and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.
Literature Resource Center
Provides full text access to bibliographical and biographical information, literary criticism, and contextual information covering more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers. Allows for searching of information from Contemporary Authors and Dictionary of Literary Biography, as well as access to full-text criticism from Contemporary Literary Criticism.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Gale Virtual Reference
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials can be accessed online from the library or remotely 24/7. Searches can be done by choosing a product or products or by simply searching all available items.
History Reference Center
History Reference Center offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 77,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.
World Book Online
One of the premier online general encyclopedias for students. It includes more than 26,000 articles as well as more than 12,000 pictures and maps. The World Book Online Reference Center is continuously updated to incorporate new and important developments relevant to students.
Science Reference Center
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Designed to meet every student's science research needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.