Reference Databases (multiple subjects)
* Includes Peer Reviewed Content
Biography Reference Bank
Description: Covers over 500,000 people and includes over 36,000 images. Includes biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches and obituaries.
(Provider: CQ Press)
Description: special reports, published weekly, on current controversial topics
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Description: Basic-level, general encyclopedia.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Description: multi-subject reference guides and encyclopedias
Opposing Viewpoints (in context)
Description: A multimedia database with in-depth analysis of thousands of social issues. Includes essays, journal articles, images, videos, podcasts, and more. A companion to the Opposing Viewpoints book series.
Oxford English Dictionary
Description: definitions, pronunciation, and history of the English language
Oxford Reference Online
Description: contains over 125 reference works published by Oxford University Press
Points of View
Description: A database of resources that present multiple sides of a current issue. Includes essays, videos, primary source documents, news transcripts, and more.