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Biographies of more than 18,000 men and women whose lives helped shape the nation. Updated semi-annually, with new entries and revisions of previously published entries to enhance their accuracy and currency.
209 sources of news and current affairs information in Asia and the Far East. Includes such titles as The Wall Street Journal Asia, South China Morning Post and the Bangkok Post.
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Bloom’s Literature contains a wide range of reference essays and scholarly criticism examining great authors and their works. Bloom's includes a Literary Classics eBook shelf containing the full contents of more than 800 classic works of literature and features streaming video of more than 400 famous productions, from comedies to dramas to musicals.
Britannica Academic is a combination of the Encyclopædia Britannica, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, thesaurus, magazines, periodicals, and many other research tools providing a variety of reliable sources students need for research.
An online reference collection from 697 reference books from 103 publishers, powered by a network of cross-references that cut across topics, titles and publishers to provide answers in context.

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Early American Imprints contains more than 75,000 books, pamphlets and broadsides published in America between 1640 and the first two decades of the 19th century. This collection is based on renowned bibliographies by Charles Evans and Roger Bristol and by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker. Our access includes Series I: Evans 1639-1800 and Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker 1801-1819.
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Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a "Netflix-like" user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers.
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors. It is overseen by academic editors at Oxford University, UK, and published by Oxford University Press.
U.S. Northeast Newsstream enables users to search current U.S. news content, as well as archives that stretch back into the 1980s. It features top newspapers, wires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, and news sites in full-text format. U.S. Newsstream includes regional titles titles such as The Buffalo News and The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.
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