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*The Arkansas Traveler Database project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.
Additional state funds are provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.
ABI/INFORM Complete (ProQuest) - The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. *
Academic Search Elite - Academic institutions worldwide depend on this database as their core resource of scholarly information. Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals, nearly 150 journals have PDF images dating back to 1985. *
Accounting and Tax (ProQuest) - This is the quintessential accountant's database. It brings together highly ranked global and scholarly journals with key resources for locating quick and precise results covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day. *
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary, 37th ed. - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
African American Experience - An authoritative research tool for African American history and culture. It contains primary documents (slave narratives, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and more) as well as thesis-driven, peer-reviewed scholarly essays and has 1,500 photographs, maps, and other images. *
African American Heritage (ProQuest) - This collection was created in partnership with leading African American genealogists and recognized leaders in genealogical information to develop a comprehensive mix of resources, records, and tools specifically pertaining to African Americans. *
African-American Years: Chronologies of American History and Experience - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Agricola (ProQuest) - This bibliographic database, produced by the National Agricultural Library, consists of worldwide literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports pertaining to all aspects of agriculture and related fields. *
American Civil War Reference Library - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
American Eras - Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Westward Expansion Era in U.S. history.
American Indian Experience - An in-depth historical account and cultural information database about the indigenous peoples of North America from precontact to the colonial era into the 21st century, and from the Inuit of Alaska to the Seminole of Florida Content includes hundreds of primary documents and media, including treaties, speeches, and captivity narratives as well as traditional storytelling, a wealth of maps, photographs, and video. *
American Men & Women of Science - Profiles living persons in the physical and biological fields, as well as public health scientists, engineers, mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists.
Ancestry.com - In-Library Use Only. Discover your story in the worlds largest online family history resource. Find census, birth, marriage, death records and more. Ancestry.com library edition is provided for use at BPL via our public computers or your laptop using the Librarys WIFI.
Asian Business (ProQuest) - This database focuses on business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere. It covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications. *
Auto Repair Reference Center - Login Required Offsite. The Auto Repair Reference Center (ARRC) database contains the most comprehensive collection on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, covering 37,000+ vehicles from 1945 to present. Content includes drawings and step-by-step photographs, technical service bulletins and recalls issued by the original manufacturer. Plus, enhanced wiring diagrams for easy viewing and printing, specifications and maintenance schedules.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990 - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Banking Information Source (ProQuest) - Enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends. *
Biology (ProQuest) - This database provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments. *
Body Systems - Covers the 14 systems of the human body and their role and functions both from an individual organ perspective and each system as a whole, as well as what occurs when systems are not functioning properly due to injury, disease, or other causes. Entries cover the development of each body system from birth to full adult growth, as well as adjustments by the body during the senior years.
BookFLIX - Login Required Offsite. Grades PreK-3. This interactive literacy resource builds a love of reading and learning online! BookFlix pairs video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks to reinforce reading skills and develop real-world knowledge. Bookflix will work on Droid devices.
Business Source Elite - This business database provides full text for over 1,000 business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included. *
Canadian Business & Current Affairs (ProQuest) - The most comprehensive Canadian reference collection available today. *
Canadian Newsstand (ProQuest) - This database offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers. *
Career and Technical Education (ProQuest) - The definitive source for vocational information. Includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic. *
Cities of the United States - Provides information on America's top cities--those fastest-growing, as well as those with a particular historical, political, industrial, and/or commercial significance. City-specific profiles organize pertinent facts, data, and figures related to demographic, economic, cultural, geographic, social, and recreational conditions.
Consumer Health Care - This text focuses on the U.S. healthcare system and the individual's experience with it. Entries cover topics related to the current state of health insurance, the various kinds (including government programs like Medicare and Medicaid) and methods of its delivery, as well as the history of insurance and the evolution of our current for-profit system.
Consumer Health Complete - Reliable, reputable information designed to support patients information needs and foster an overall understanding of health and medical topics. Search and view medical information on various subjects, drug and herbal treatments, alternative medicine and more. *
Countries and Their Cultures - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Countries of the World and Their Leaders - Covering nearly 200 countries, the yearbook is filled with reports from the U.S. Department of State. Entries typically cover politicians, geography, defense, agriculture, and trade.
Discovering Collection - Research texts, criticism and authors biographies. Special focus on five core groups: history, literature, biography, science and social studies. Plus direct links to current issues and curriculum standards. *
Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual Reference Library. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Early World of Learning - Online resource for preschoolers & children in the early elementary grades. *
eBook Collection (Ebsco) - Search and view the full text of eBooks. Titles covering career information, computers, health, small business and writing. Public domain texts are also available, including Project Gutenberg titles.
EBSCOhost Español - EBSCOhost's full range of magazine and journal products, en español. A powerful research tool for students, educators, general use, research and professionals in the medical, business, legal and information industries.
EBSCOhost Web - Link to entire list of EBSCO databases in the Traveler subscription: EBSCOhosts full range of magazine and journal products. A powerful research tool for students, educators, general use, research and professionals in the medical, business, legal and information industries. EBSCOhost offers a free mobile app.
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Haliazgos - Beginner's Spanish language reference tool. *
Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine - Covers all aspects of the subject including therapies, conditions/diseases, herbs/plants, and people.
Encyclopedia of Arkansas - The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture Project strives to offer a definitive, comprehensive, and accurate record of the twenty-fifth state. The online version of the Encyclopedia is the first component of the Project.
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, 3rd ed - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of India - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, 2nd ed. - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of Multicultural America - This work includes 23 new ethnic groups and contains 152 revised ethnic entries on specific minority groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns.
Encyclopedia of Religious Practices - This set provides information on current religious practices around the world with an emphasis on how religions impact the daily lives of their followers.
Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
English Language Learner (ELL) - (EBSCO) This multi?purpose information resource is designed for middle/high school students and those who are new to the English language. ELL Reference Center content covers a wide range of subject area topics including Science, History, Civics, Life Skills and Literature and is written in an age appropriate interest level, using vocabulary and simplified structure helpful to non-native speakers
Environmental Encyclopedia - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
ePrep - Recorded Books ePrep courses feature expert video instruction, available anytime and anywhere, day or night, at home or on the road. Because the courses are student-adaptable, having ePrep is like having a private tutor every step of the way. Students maximize their scores by practicing under test-simulated conditions. Expert instructors then answer questions and solve problems in the same pencil-paper environment that students will experience on test day. By engaging both the students eyes and ears while demonstrating how to solve test problems in real time, ePrep magnifies understanding and retention. All videos can be paused, rewound, and reviewed again and again.
ERIC - ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full text documents dating back to 1966. *
Facts on File - Login Required Offsite. Explore all three Facts on File resources: World News Digest, Issues and Controversies and Todays Science. Includes curriculum tools for educators.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear through the Ages - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Fold 3 - History and Genealogy Archives Plus - Login Required Offsite. 60 million pages of historical documents including census records from 1860 and 1930, city directories, historical newspapers, naturalization documents and state records. Featured collections include African American, American Revolution, Native American, US Bureau of Investigation Case File and World War II archives. Sponsored by the Northwest Arkansas Genealogy Society.
Freegal - Login Required. Download up to five (5) free songs per week to your personal device! After downloading, patrons are allowed to keep the music they essentially own it. The titles are DRM-FREE, Mp3 files that can be played on virtually any computer, smart phone or other mobile device. With millions of songs from ten thousand labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment, this service is certain to have something for everyone. Freegal features an easy-to-use website interface with no software to install; or, use the Freegal app for quick and easy use with smart phones and mobile devices.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
GreenFILE - GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.
Health Source - Consumer Edition - This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text consumer health magazines. *
Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition - This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers generic and brand name drug patient education sheets. *
HeritageQuest - Search censuses, genealogy and local history books, Periodical Source Index (PERSI), Revolutionary War records, Freedman's Bank Records and LexisNexis US Serial Set.
Issues & Controversies - Login Required Offsite. In-depth investigations of todays top issues, this resource provides an Encyclopedia, Almanac and quick links to Research Topics. Plus, easy access to issues citing pros and cons. Includes curriculum tools for educators.
Kids Search - Grades 3-8: Includes an Encyclopedia, Dictionary and Image searches, geared for young researchers. Major school subjects: animals, art & music, geography, health, in the news, language arts, math, science, social studies and sports. Also includes teacher resources. *
Latino American Experience - The first-ever database dedicated to the history and culture of Latinos - the largest, fastest growing minority group in the United States - explores the rich heritage and current culture of Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Guatemalans, Cubans, Dominicans, Colombians, Ecuadorians, and other Hispanic cultures in the United States. *
Learning Express Library - Registration Required: Use Library Barcode as Username. Perfect for high school and college students and adults! Includes practice exams for GED, ACT, SAT, GRE plus CDL, ASVAB, Civil Service, Law Enforcement, Firefighter, EMS and US Citizenship. Plus, math, science, reading and other subjects for younger students. To begin using Learning Express, set up a profile using your library barcode as a user name. Your profile will allow you to track your success and access Job & Career Accelerator.
Legal Collection - This database contains full text for more than 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals. Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world. *
Legal Information Reference Center - Login Required Offsite. The Legal Information Reference center features various legal forms by state. Subjects include business, family affairs and divorce, immigration, money and finances, patents and copyrights, property and real estate, plus wills and estate planning. The resource also includes full text of several NOLO guides on essential legal information. NOLO titles highlight bankruptcy and credit recovery, divorce and parental agreements, business and employment law, property ownership, financial and legacy planning, plus more.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts - Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
Library2Go! (Powered by Overdrive) - Login Required: Library Barcode & PIN. Download eBooks, audiobooks, videos and music to your computer, eBook reader or handheld device. Bentonville Library partners with 13 regional public libraries to provide this service. To access Library2Go! on your smart phone, download the free mobile Overdrive app!
Literary Reference Center - Login Required Offsite. Literary Reference Center contains full text for plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, literary criticisms, author biographies, literary journals, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, classic and contemporary short stories, author interviews, classic texts and much more.
Little Pim - Login Required Offsite. Ages 0-6 years old: foreign language tools for tots! Little Pim partners with Mango Languages for accessible and engaging language learning for young children. The method incorporates words and themes that are relevant to the childs daily life. Research shows that early language learning enhances verbal development, social and cognitive skills. Select from 10 different languages.
Major Acts of Congress - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Mango Languages - Login Required Offsite. Learn a new language in the comfort of your own home! Choose from 39 foreign languages and 18 English as second languages. Popular courses include: French, German, Italian and Spanish. Use the translate tool, start learning immediately or set up a profile to track your progress. Mango Languages offers a free mobile app.
MAS Ultra - School Edition - Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra School Edition also provides full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps and flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles for key magazines. *
MasterFILE Premier - Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text periodicals with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps and flags. *
MEDLINE - MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing.
Middle East Conflict Reference Library - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Middle Search Plus - Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains primary source documents and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. *
Newspaper Source - Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 US and international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional US newspapers. In addition, full text television and radio news transcripts are also provided. *
Novelist K-8 - NoveList is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. This database focuses on children's and teen materials. *
NoveList Plus - NoveList is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. NoveList's expert recommendations mean that you'll always get high quality results to help find just the right books.
OCLC: ArchiveGrid - ArchiveGrid connects you with primary source material held in archives around the world. You will find historical documents, personal papers, family histories and more. ArchiveGrid also helps researchers contact archives to request information, arrange a visit and order copies. Subjects include art, government/law, literature, presidents and war/military.
OCLC: CAMIO - Art history at your fingertips. OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covers the complete range of expressive forms. Art images and descriptions include paintings, photographs, prints and sculpture, plus architecture and more.
OCLC: First Search - FirstSearch combines three compreshensive resouces: ArticleFirst is an index of journals' content pages; ECO (Electronic CollectionOnline) is a collection of scholarly journals; and WorldCat is a catalog of materials available worldwide. Additional OCLC Databases include: ClasePeriodica, eBooks, ERIC, GPO, Medline, OAIster, PapersFirst, Proceedings, WorldAlmanac and WorldCatDissertations.
OneClickdigital - Features the top 200 adult audiobooks from bestselling authors; multi-use titles mean no waiting! Over 900 core collection titles for children and teens as well. Free app for quick and easy use with smart phones and mobile devices.
Presidents: A Reference History - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Primary Search - Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text information dates as far back as 1990. *
Professional Development Collection - Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world. *
Pronunciator - Learn a new language from the comfort of your own living room! Set up a profile to track your progress and earn certificates. One of the great things about Pronunciator is that you can learn any language in virtually any other language.
ProQuest Central - This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subjects areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. Features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos.
Real-Life Math - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Reconstruction Era Reference Library - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Reference USA - Login Required Offsite. Conduct powerful market research with these highly searchable and current directories. Perfect for tracking market trends and industry research across various subjects for millions of detailed records. Log on today with US Businesses, US Healthcare, US Historical Businesses, US Jobs/Internships, New Businesses and US Consumers/Lifestyles.
Regional Business News - This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. *
Searchasaurus - Grades K-3: Includes an Encyclopedia, Dictionary and Image searches, geared for young researchers. Major school subjects: animals, art & music, health, history, people & places, science & math, sports and stories. Also includes teacher resources. *
Small Engine Repair Reference Center - Login Required Offsite. This database contains comprehensive drawings, diagrams and instructions to repair most small engine mechanics, including: all-terrain vehicles, generators, marine/boat motors, motorcycles, outdoor power equipment, tractors and more!
Student Research Center - Grades 6-12: Includes primary documents, articles and other reference tools for various school subjects: arts & media, English & language arts, business, careers, current issues, health, history, math, science, social studies, sports and technology. Also includes teacher resources. *
Teacher Reference Center - Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
Timelines - Offers hundreds of pre-generated timelines across eight broad topics, which cover various time periods in history or span the life of historical public figures.
Todays Science - Login Required Offsite. Science news for todays students includes a Science Encyclopedia, Glossary and quick links to Images and Research Topics. Includes curriculum tools for educators.
TOPICsearch - TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets and government information. *
Tutor.com - Tutor.com is a fully online tutoring service. You can get a tutor from 3-10 PM in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP ® Support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in our easy-to-use online classroom, which runs in your web browser.
UXL American Decades - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
UXL Complete Health Resource - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever - Reviews movies that are available on DVD or tape. Each entry includes title, alternate title, one-to four-bone rating, year released, MPAA rating, brief review, length, format, country of origin, cast, technical personnel, awards and made-for-television/cable/video designations.
Vocational & Career Collection (Ebsco) - Vocational & Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals. *
Who's Who Among African Americans - Provides biographical and career details on notable African American individuals, including leaders from sports, the arts, business, religion and other fields.
World Book Advanced - A reference tool for 8th grade and up that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search. *
World Book Early World of Learning - The Early World of Learning is the premier online resource for preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades. Developed with experts on early childhood education, the Early World of Learningoffers rich resources designed for easy integration into the classroom curriculum.
World Book Kids - A general reference Web site developed especially for young students with easy-to-read articles, thousands of illustrations, videos, comparison tools, and a wealth of engaging games and activities, including an atlas, interactive maps, flags, and over 200 game and activities. *
World Book Online for Kids - A general reference Web site developed especially for younger public library, providing easy-to-read articles, multimedia, and engaging games, interactive tools, and activities as well as an atlas, maps, flags, science projects and teacher resources. *
World Book Online Info Finder - A resource for elementary & middle school students at the public library looking for help with their homework and research projects. This includes over 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles, over 10,000 biographies, an atlas, interactive maps, outline maps, science projects and more. *
World Book Online Reference Center - A customizable interface tailored to the needs and skills of the public library users, high school age & above, providing a reference tool that has an encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases in a fully integrated a single search. *
World Book Student - A research tool tailored for students in elementary & middle schools with over 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles, 10,000 + biographies, multimedia, videos, animations and student activities. *
World News Digest - Login Required Offsite. A comprehensive resource for US and World news dating back to 1940, this resource provides an Encyclopedia, Almanac and quick links to Research Topics. Search headlines by decade, country or subject. Includes curriculum tools for educators.
WorldCat (OCLC) - An international catalog of 212 million+ records for books and other materials in libraries. The bibliographic records are cataloged by OCLC member libraries worldwide, with over 400 languages represented.
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Religious Practices - Login Required Offsite. eBook in Gale's Virtual ReferenceLibrary. A great research tool, containing reliable reference information.
Writers Directory - Features bibliographical, biographical and contact information for living authors worldwide who have at least one English publication.
Zinio - Available on your computer, tablet or mobile device with unlimited, simultaneous access. With more than 40 of your favorite titles to choose from. Accessible wherever you are, with no need to check-in. Reader apps are available for quick and easy use with smart phones and mobile devices.