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American Government American Government
American Government explains the foundations of our government, connects these concepts to the issues of the day, and examines the strengths and weaknesses of the political and economic systems of the United States by comparing them to those of other countries.
American History American History
From the explorers of the Americas to today’s headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and themes of our nation’s evolution.
American Memory Collection American Memory Collection
Collections of primary source and archival material relating to American culture and history. Topics include: Today in History, the Learning Page, African American, Civil War, Conservation Movement, Continental Congress, Architectural History, Early Motion Pictures, Woman Suffrage, the papers of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln plus others. [primary sources]
Annals of American History Annals of American History Galileo
History of the United States through speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, and multimedia.

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Biography in Context
Illustrated biographies searchable by name, profession, title, place or origin, gender, race/ethnicity, title of work, date of birth, date of death.
Biographies Britannica Biographies Galileo
From Encyclopaedia Britannica provides access to hundreds of biographies on famous historical and contemporary figures from around the world.
Image Quest Britannica Image Quest
Access to more than two million rights-cleared images from over 50 of the best collections in the world.
Civil Rights Digital Library Civil Rights Digital Library Galileo
Provides links to primary sources and other educational materials from libraries, archives, museums, public broadcasters, and others on a national scale.
Civil War in the American South Civil War in the American SouthGalileo
A collaborative initiative to provide a single, shared point of access to the Civil War digital collections held at many individual libraries.
Consumer Health Complete

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Consumer Health Complete Galileo
A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health information; includes full text from many health encyclopedias, reference books, and reports, as well as physician-generated videos, medical images, and diagrams.
CultureGrams CultureGrams
Up-to-date reports on countries include facts, culture, daily life, customs, famous people, and recipes. Reports on states include their history, symbols, economy, and geography.
Daily Life Through History Daily Life Through History
Discover details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful from their modern-day perspectives
Digital Library of Georgia Digital Library of Georgia Galileo
Gateway to Georgia's history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, and other materials. [primary sources]

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Discovering Collection
Database provides quick, easy access to information on any curriculum topic.
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Encyclopedia Britannica - Middle School Encyclopedia Britannica - Middle School Galileo
Reference tool provides access to encyclopedia, atlas, timelines, magazines, websites, animations, and other learning material.
History Reference Center

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History Reference Center Galileo
Database featuring reference books, encyclopedias, non-fiction books, and history periodicals as well as thousands of historical documents, biographies of historical figures, photos, maps, and historical video.
IPL Online Newspapers Internet Public Library Online Newspapers
Links to newspapers all over the world, arranged by continent.

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Junior Reference Collection
Electronic access to popular topics through reference sources, primary sources, and multimedia content; includes audio clips, video clips, and photographs.

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Lit Finder
Extensive, full-text collection of poetry, short stories, essays, speeches, and plays.
Literary Reference Center

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Literary Reference Center Galileo
Full-text database includes plot summaries, synopses, and work overviews; literary criticism; author biographies; full-text literary journals and classic novels; classic and contemporary poems and short stories; author interviews; and book reviews.

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Literature Resource Center
Comprehensive online literature source includes biographical information on authors; full-text articles, essays, and reviews from journals and magazines; overviews of frequently studied works; full-text poems, short stories, and plays.
MAS Ultra - School Edition

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Mas Ultra School Edition Galileo
Designed specifically for school libraries, this database contains popular full-text magazines, full-text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs. [primary sources]
New Book of Popular Science

New Book of Popular Science
Provide accessible, easy-to-understand science, medicine, and technology articles.
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New Georgia Encyclopedia New Georgia Encyclopedia Galileo
Comprehensive information about the state of Georgia.
newpaper source Newspaper Source Galileo
Provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), The Toronto Star, etc.
nonfiction book collection Non-Fiction Book Collection Galileo
A research database that contains abstracts and searchable full text for more than 4,000 popular nonfiction books for youth on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills, and more.

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NoveList Galileo
Online readers' advisory tool that helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested.
Novelist K-8

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NoveList K-8 Galileo
Good resource for finding your next book to read.

Pop Culture Universe Pop Culture Universe
An authoritative digital database on popular culture in America and the world, both past and present.

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Science in Context
Science topics, biographies, experiments, and scientific developments in science periodicals and reference titles; includes pictures, illustrations, audio clips, and video clips.
Searchasaurus - Middle

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Searchasaurus - Middle School Galileo
Database includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, a general encyclopedia, a dictionary, and pictures.
SIRS Discoverer

SIRS Discoverer Galileo
Full-text magazine database for younger students.

Student Research Center

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Student Research Center (SRC) Galileo
Includes magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, film & video Search by topic heading, use the online dictionary and encyclopedia, explore the top searches of the day, and limit results by reading levels.

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Student Resources in Context
Periodicals, reference books, multimedia, and primary sources provide information on people, places, authors, and books; includes timelines. [primary sources]
TrueFlix TrueFlix
Online literacy resource with ebooks paired with videos in the areas of science and social studies.
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Vanishing Georgia Vanishing Georgia Galileo
Historically significant photographs of people, places, and structures from Georgia's past. [primary sources]
World at War World at War
Comprehensive information and unique insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world from antiquity to today.
World Book Student World Book Student
Collection of research tools that includes an encyclopedia, a timeline builder, resource guides, and biographical information.
World Religions World Religions
A virtual textbook that covers religion across the globe and enables a deeper understanding of the complex issues facing us in the 21st century.

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