Research

  1. Databases
  2. Evaluating Resources
  3. Other Resources

Databases

More than 100 databases are available on different topics. Visit All Databases to see the complete list.

  • Biography In Context: Nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.
  • CultureGrams Online: Offers concise, reliable, and up-to-date information on the history, customs, and lifestyles of the various cultures of the world.
  • Points of View Reference Center: Designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).
  • World Book (Home): World Book Online Reference Center is a powerful reference tool for advanced researchers and information seekers. The site features thousands of e-books, tens of thousands of articles, and hundreds of thousands of primary source documents.