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Provides access to more than 85 reference sources including encyclopedias, almanacs, series and - eBooks - in many subject area including literature, health, science, art, history, business, social science, and multicultural studies. To search a specific title (e.g. Short Stories for Students, Drama for Students, etc.), select the publication by clicking on the "+" beside the discipline which covers it.
Offers users the ability to search with a single query, one, several or all of the available Thomson Gale databases.
American History (ABC-CLIO)
This resource-rich reference and curriculum solution helps students understand the issues, perspectives, and history that have shaped our nation.
American History Online (Infobase)
Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history, highlighting the important people and events of the American experience. Includes biographies, primary sources, maps, timelines, images, descriptions of events, themes, organizations, places, and cultural developments in American history.
Pop Culture Universe (ABC-CLIO)
A digital library of information on American and world popular culture, past and present. Covers new technology (iPods, gaming, gadgets), Internet memes and chatspeak, movies, TV, radio, music, comics and graphic novels, sports and pastimes, fads, fashion, fast food and more.
World Folklore and Folklife
(ABC CLIO) - The latest addition to Daily Life Online family, World Folklore and Folklife provides an exciting new gateway to social studies. Tracing the origins and development of all aspects of traditional cultures around the world, World Folklore and Folklife bridges the gap between past and present.
Databases (Group Specific)
African American Experience (ABC CLIO)
The widest-ranging and easiest-to-use online collection on African American life ever assembled, The African American Experience is the definitive electronic research tool for African American history and culture from one of the most respected publishers in the field.
African American History (Infobase Publishing)
Exploring more than 500 years of the African-American experience.
American Indian Experience (ABC-CLIO)
Full-text digital resource exploring the histories and contemporary cultures of the indigenous peoples of the United States. Offers full-text access to an online library, featuring more than 150 volumes of reference content, hundreds of primary documents, and thousands of images. From prehistory to the present day, from the Inuit of the north to the Seminoles of Florida.
Latino American Experience (ABC-CLIO)
Virtual library of over 200 volumes of content dedicated to the history and culture of Latinos - the largest and fastest-growing minority in the U.S. LAE features several recently published reference products from Greenwood, Arte Publico Press, Indiana University press and Columbia University.
Films on Demand (Infobase)
Streaming video from large and small production companies covering a wide range of subjects to enhance college courses. These videos include public performance rights that allow them to be used in the educational setting.
What are Periodical Articles?
- Short works from magazines, academic journals, trade journals, newspapers, and newsletters
- Examples from periodicals: news articles, opinion / viewpoint articles (editorials, op-eds), research articles, obituaries, book reviews
What are reference articles?
- Short works from reference books, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, guidebooks, handbooks, directories, etc.
- Essays and other short works from anthologies (anthology is a book with a collection of short works)
- Individual chapters or sections of books