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Annals of American History Online - Over 2,000 primary source documents and 700 multimedia items provide excellent sources for understanding the history and culture of the United States.

Americas Historical Newspapers

 

 

Archive of Americana - This digital archive is considered to be the definitive resource for every aspect of life in 17th through 19th century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, temperance, witchcraft, and just about any other topic imaginable.

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Questia - Questia School is an online research library with over 25,000 full-length books, a complete reference set with dictionary, thesaurus and encyclopedia allowing you to put books on a personal bookshelf, bookmark, highlight, take notes and automatically create your citations and bibliographies. You can research when and where you want, day or night, according to your schedule

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FactsDotcom.

Tutorial - Facts.com

World News Digest - 1980 to Present - news summaries
World News Digest - 1940 to 1979 - news summaries
Issues and Controversies - articles highlighting important issues in today's news
Issues Controversies in American History - clear, concise and balanced explanations of the most contentious issues in American history
Today's Science - authoritative information about the latest developments in science
World Almanac - full text of World Almanac and Book of Facts
World Almanac Encyclopedia - 26,000 articles from Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia

 

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Gale Databases - Click on Help section on any of the listed databases.

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NOVELIST

NoveList - This fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 120,000 fiction titles.
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SIRS Knowledge Source - This database provides combined information, full-text databases on social issues, government, arts and humanities and serves as an excellent resource for pros/cons of issues and debate topics information.

Tutorial - SIRS Knowledge Source

Wilson WebThis resource contains 95,000 full text biographies with more than 20,000 photographs.

 

nettracker - educational search engine connecting students to hand-selected, educator-approved sites providing resources for every student's needs.

NetTrekker Tutorials-

http://www.nettrekker.com/di/tour/index.html
http://www.nettrekker.com/di/tour/di_crm.html

LexisNexis - is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions to professionals in law firms, corporations, government. law enforcement, tax, accounting, academic institutions and risk and compliance assessment.

Teen Health- is a comprehensive database that allows teens to research health-related issues important to their well-being. It's both a research and report tool and a self-help resource.

Teen Health & Wellness Tutorial - http://teenhealthfiles.rosenpub.com/Users_Guide.pdf