Research Resources

Worldbook Online

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This is the complete World Book Encyclopedia, with web links, periodicals, and much more, such as historical features, an extensive dictionary and atlas, and the World Book Biography Center which includes over 10,000 biographies, videos, audio components, etc.

Bloom's Literary Reference Online

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Features hundreds of Harold Bloom’s essays examining the lives and works of great writers throughout history and the world, as well as thousands of critical articles by noted scholars from the Bloom’s Literary Criticism imprint. With an archive of more than 42,000 characters and extensive entries on literary topics, themes, movements, and genres, the database contains thousands of entries and almost 170 video segments.

Vermont online library

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There are a wealth of databases here, including the Gale Virtual Reference Library of Encyclopedias & Specialized Reference Source, a student edition, a professional collection, a general interest database and much more. Research here rather than Google! Ask how to access this site from home!

Library of Congress

Explore the wealth of information available on this site. Five major sections include: a library catalog, American Memory (Historic maps, photos, documents, audio and video), Exhibitions (Presentations of treasures from the collection), Global Gateway (Multilingual resources on world cultures, and Thomas (Legislative information). And there’s much more, too!

CIA World Factbook

Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities; includes links to physical, political, oceanic, and time-zone maps.