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Comprehensive database of academic journals for scholarly research



Search Businesses, People, Mailing Lists and Sales Leads, Jobs, and more.

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Videos on many topics with games, learning activities, homework help and quizzes

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Encyclopedia articles about people, places, things with pictures, maps, videos, activities

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Encyclopedia articles, current magazines, recommended Web sites, an atlas, biographies, news, pop-up dictionary and thesaurus, multimedia includes images, videos, and audio clips

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Full text of more than 600 subject-specific encyclopedias, biographies, chronologies, and dictionaries, all from well-respected publishers

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A platform that allows the user to search multiple EBSCO databases at once and retrieve a single set of results

Enciclopedia Moderna (Spanish) discus logo

Spanish database for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish. Includes articles, multi-media, timelines, and more for older learners.

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Spanish elementary encyclopedia for early readers of Spanish from Britannica

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Search interface that provides access to information from magazines and books on many topics for elementary students.

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Search interface that provides access to information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books, biographies, country reports, primary sources, video and more for middle school students.

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Search interface that provides access to information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books, biographies, country reports, primary sources, video and more for high school students.

Explora for Public Libraries discus logo

Search interface that provides access to information from many sources on most topics for teen through adult public library patrons.

Fuente Academica discus logo


Fuente Academica offers more than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.

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Comprehensive collection of test-preparation tools, skill-building materials and other career and life skills resources

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Large collection of periodicals, reference books and more covering a wide range of general interest topics



Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary , 49th ed., 11v, 2015

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

America's Top-Rated Cities: A Statistical Handbook , 23rd ed., 2016

Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.

America's Top-Rated Smaller Cities, 2016/17 , 11th ed., 2016

Provides current, comprehensive data on U.S. cities, all top-ranked by population growth, median income, unemployment rate and crime rate.

Becoming an American Citizen , 2017

This book explains how these processes of being born as an American citizen and becoming naturalized as an adult work.

Complete Flags of the World , 2014

This guide provides everything you need to know about flags, from the meaning behind the designs and symbols of the world's 196 national flags, to information on the use of flags and banners in other fields, as well as their starring role in famous historical moments. This book is the ultimate reference, explaining the widespread use and significance of flags and how they have evolved over the course of history.

Gale Virtual Reference Library


Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) offers you a collection of premier reference books that you can view and search online. You can search a single book, within a Subject, or across your library or institution's entire GVRL book collection.

How to Become a U.S. Citizen 5th ed. , 2010

This book describes the advantages of citizenship, tells how to apply for naturalization, and reviews information covered on the examination.

Reference World Atlas , 2013

DK's Reference World Atlas provides a detailed reference map set of the world's regions. This edition also features computer-generated terrain-modeled maps and landscapes, as well as recent border, place name, and flag changes.

Salem Press

Salem Press has recently updated our online platform with all new features, search capabilities and a great new design. It is now easier than ever before to access all Salem Press' award-winning content in one database.

Spanish English Bilingual Visual Dictionary 2017

This illustrated dictionary of Spanish terms arranged by theme is intended for tourist and business travelers. Updated to reflect recent changes in technology and clothing, it will help you learn and retain all the key phrases you need to know for ordering and buying food, talking about work, discussing health, and studying language.


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