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Biography in Context

Provides biographical information from a variety of resources for over 525,000 people throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. 50,000 new or updated bios are added annually in addition to daily updates. (Full Text)

History Reference Center

History Reference Center offers full text from books, encyclopedias, periodicals, historical documents and biographies of historical figures. Includes historical photos and maps and historical video. (Full text)

Literature Resource Center

Covers authors, literary works and movements from all genres and disciplines, all time periods and all parts of the world. Includes critical analysis, author biographies, topic & work overviews, reviews and primary sources. (Full text)

MasterFILE Premier

Comprehensive general database includes journal, magazine, and newspaper articles covering a wide variety of topics. (Full text)

Oxford African American Studies Center

Provides access to the three-volume Encyclopedia of African American History 1619-1895, the three-volume Black Women in America, and the highly acclaimed Africana, a five-volume history of the African and African American experience. (Full text)

Salem History

Online access mirror to our print holdings. Available titles are: Encyclopedia of American Business, Great Events from History, Great Lives from History. (Full text)

Salem Literature

Online access mirror to our print holdings. Available titles are: Critical Insights: Authors; Critical Insights: Works; Critical Surveys: Graphic Novels: Heroes & Superheroes. (Full text)

Salem Science

Online access mirror to our print holdings. (Full text)

Science in Context

Science in Context contains topic overviews, experiments, biographies, articles, links to quality Web sites, pictures, and illustrations in all areas of science, including biology, chemistry, physics, earth science, math, environmental science, life science, medicine, space science, computer science, technology, history of science, science and society, science as inquiry, science-related biographies, and more. (Full text)