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Who should use this database?

 Those looking for reference information and articles on a variety of topics.

What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?

More than 300 encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research, including:

African American Almanac, 9th ed., 2003
American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, 2nd ed., 4v, 2000
Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, 6v, 2000
Biology, 4v, 2002
Building Blocks of Matter: A Supplement to the Macmillan Encyclopedia of Physics, 2003
Business Plans Handbook, Vol. 5, 1998
Child Development, 2002
Computer Sciences, 4v, 2002
Contemporary American Religion, 2v, 1999
Contemporary Fashion, 2nd ed., 2002
Countries and Their Cultures, 4v, 2001
Dictionary of American History, 3rd ed., 10v, 2003
Drugs and Controlled Substances: Information for Students, 2003
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy, 2nd ed., 3v, 2002
Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, 2v, 2001
Encyclopedia of Communication and Information, 3v, 2002
Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, 2nd ed., 4v, 2002
Encyclopedia of Sociology, 2nd ed., 5v, 2000
Environmental Encyclopedia, 3rd ed., 2v, 2003
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, 2nd ed., 5v, 2002
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, 2nd ed., 3v, 2000
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, 5v, 2002
Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, 2nd ed., 2001
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, 2v, 1999
Mathematics, 4v, 2002
Notable Sports Figures, 4v, 2004
Plant Sciences, 4v, 2001
Science in Dispute, Vol. 3, 2003
Social Trends and Indicators USA, 4v, 2003
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, 5v, 2000
World Education Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., 3v, 2001
World Press Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., 2v, 2003
Worldmark Encyclopedia of National Economies, 4v, 2002

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