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Full text of the latest edition of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Science News articles, educational videos and animations.
Records the achievements of black women throughout American history and highlights their ongoing contributions today
For elementary and middle school students. Includes three encyclopedias, plus links to magazine articles and Web sites
Full text of the Encyclopædia with lots of added features
An encyclopedia of geographical places and features.
A comprehensive international guide to all aspects of 20th century theater.
Authoritative, thorough, and up-to-date encyclopedia entries about Africa.
Covers African American history from the colonial period to the age of Frederick Douglass.
Covers African American history from the age of segregation to the Twenty-First Century.
Covers clothing and body adornment, the development of fabrics and technologies, and the social meanings of dress
Covers Islam's role in the modern world
Covers both the professional ethics of science and technology, and the social, ethical, and political issues raised by science and technology
Over 25,000 entries, images, and brief biographies
eBooks about the arts, business plans, history, literature, religion, social sciences, and travel.
Encyclopedias in Spanish, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, and French
A comprehensive reference source about American art and architecture.
The most current and comprehensive reference resource for the visual arts of the Classical period.
Over 450 entries covering the history of ordinary Americans.
A comprehensive overview of the major cultures of the classical Mediterranean world—Greek, Hellenistic, and Roman—from the Bronze Age to the fifth century CE.
Comprehensive, reliable, and accessible information on the topics of identity, art, politics, religion, education, health, and history
A comprehensive survey of the full range of historical, political, theoretical and philosophical issues relating to peace and conflict
Language dictionaries and subject reference eBooks
Search two Spanish-language encyclopedias: one for ages 6-12, one for high school to adult