Category Archives: REFERENCE & E-RESOURCES


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eBooks for ReferencePower Library
Access a collection of more than 50 reference e-books covering a variety of subjects including Arts, Education, Environment, Medicine, Multicultural Studies and Technology. Find helpful tools: search tips, citation, e-mail, save links to articles and even download MP3. Thousands of full text periodical articles, newspapers, a major encyclopedia, plus photographs, pictures, charts, maps, reference materials for adults and young people.
Learning Express LibraryEbook Collection
Skill building for grade school math, English, science and social studies. College test preparation. eBooks in a wide range of subject areas and topics in fiction and nonfiction for adults, young adults and children.
Literary Reference CenterGale Courses
Information on thousands of authors and their works; plot summaries, essays of literary criticism, author biographies, and much more.Instructor-led interactive courses on many topics from Accounting and Finance to Writing and Publishing.
NoveList PlusMasterFile Complete
Recommended reading lists. Find fiction and nonfiction books by genre, mood, age group, read-alike and listen-alike titles and featured award winners.Full text articles in periodicals covering business, health, education, fitness, finance, sports, general science, fashion, multicultural issues and much more.
Science Reference CenterDuolingo Language Learning
Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.Create a free account and log in. Select a language to learn. French, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Turkish and more. Go at your own pace; from beginner level to more advanced.