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ABC-CLIO American Government

Connects contemporary issues with the foundations of government and compares the political and economic systems of the United States with those of other countries.



ABC-CLIO American History

A bibliographic resource that provides a robust source of information focusing on the history and life of the United States and Canada



ABC-CLIO American Indian Experience

Provides in-depth historical accounts and cultural information about the indigenous peoples of North America



ABC-CLIO Daily Life through History

Discover details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful from their modern-day perspectives.



ABC-CLIO Pop Culture Universe: Icons, Idols, Ideas

An irresistible yet authoritative online resource that covers popular culture in America, both past and present—in a package as dynamic as the topic it covers.



ABC-CLIO United States Geography

This interactive database offers a combination of authoritative research sources and engaging current events features on all 50 U.S. states.



ABC-CLIO World Geography: Understanding a Changing World

Develops global literacy, focusing on the geographic, political, social, economic, and cultural forces that influence our world.



ABC-CLIO World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras

Ranging from the dawn of prehistory, through the great ancient empires, to the beginning of the Renaissance, this unique online resource explores history in every corner of the globe.



ABC-CLIO World History: The Modern Era

Covers a broad range of topics including the evolution of modern Europe; concurrent developments in Asia, Africa, and the Islamic world; the global impact of the Industrial Revolution; and the last 100 years of conflicts and international cooperation.



ABC-CLIO World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy

A comprehensive reference resource that makes research on faith and belief across humanity easier and enables a deeper understanding of the complex issues facing us in the 21st century.



Academic OneFile

Includes full-text and abstracts of scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals covering current events, general sciences and technology, social sciences, arts, and humanities.



Business Insights

Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.







Gale Databases

Gale resource portal.



Gale PowerSearch

Search newspapers, business journals and health journals.



Health Reference Center Academic

This multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources.



Issues & Controversies

Hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture.



Kids InfoBits

A general reference resource for primary and elementary.



Literature Resource Center

Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Its materials support interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy, and the development of critical thinking skills.



Opposing Viewpoints

Facts and arguments on current events topics and social issues.



PebbleGo Animals

Research information that supports animal classification, behaviors and habitats.



PebbleGo Biographies

Research information on the lives of important inventors, explorers, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, women and more.



PebbleGo Science

Research information that supports Earth Science, seasons, weather, and space.



PebbleGo Social Studies

Research information about the world around you including families, maps and holidays.



PK Life Science

Inspires elementary and middle school learners about key life science topics including animals; classification; endangered and extinct species; food chains and food webs; green living; habitats and ecosystems; the human body; life cycles; plants; and survival and adaptation.



PK Physical Science

Informs and inspires learners about key physical science topics including atoms and molecules; elements and the periodic table; energy and matter; force and motion; and temperature and measurement.



Points of View

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills.



Research in Context

Created for middle-schoolers, Research in Context combines Gale reference content with age-appropriate videos, periodicals, primary sources, and more



Science Reference Center

Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.



Student Resources

Full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted website



Teen Health and Wellness

Nonjudgmental, straightforward info for middle and high school covering diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying, green living, financial literacy, and more.



World Book Advanced

High school reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search.



World Book Student

Elementary and middle school general reference resource.