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Primary source documents from six key time periods between 1790 and 2000, from the Abolitionist Movement to the Contemporary Era.


Primary source documents about the experience and impact of African-Americans as recorded by the news media.



Comprehensive resource for reviews of books, periodicals, books-on-tape, and electronic media.


Content levels for children, young adults, and older students & adults. Encyclopedia articles, magazines and journals, websites, multimedia, dictionary and thesaurus entries, world atlas, country comparison tool, and notable quotations.



Over 3,600 in-depth reports analyzing issues that have shaped the modern world.


For students, researchers, and lifelong learners. Hundreds of subject-specific encylopedias, biographies, chronologies, and dictionaries.



Full-text databases covering general reference and a variety of specific topics.

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For students and teachers. Variety of databases from general reference to subject-specific. Supports student research and classroom instruction.






More than 600,000 biographies of people from around the world and throughout history, including full-text articles, videos, audio clips, and images.




Comprehensive coverage of more than 50 of the most-studied topics in US history from pre-Colonial times to the present.


For students and researchers. Content covering themes and trends from current history curriculums and world history textbooks. Includes the 20th century.






Full-text from reference books, encyclopedias, and historical periodicals. Includes historical documents, biographies of historical figures, and historical photos, maps, and videos.


For pre-K through 12th grade. Videos, interactive learning tools, science experiments, maps, fact sheets, and teacher guides covering all subject areas.






Full text literary analysis and criticism including plot summaries, synopses, author biographies and interviews, and book reviews.


Scholarly and popular commentary from centuries of literary analysis, including broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and periodicals.


Full-text articles and works, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more.




Resources covering nearly 1,000 topics in technology and business through access to O'Reilly books, videos, case studies, learning paths, and more.




Bilingual dictionaries for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish, including a pronunciation feature and other language learning and usage tools.



Resources presenting multiple sides of an issue to help students better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.



Extensive collection of online reference books covering careers, health, history, literature, and science.



For grades K–12. Resources for homework help, projects, and more organized by grade level and subject area. For teachers—lesson plans and content to support classroom activities.



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