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This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

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Features thousands of cross-referenced entries, covering the entire spectrum of African-American history over the past 500 years.

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Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover the American experience.

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Offers fast access to more than 600 Native American groups and over 15,000 years of American Indian culture and history.

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Covers the important people, events, legislation, and issues relevant to the study of women’s history in the United States.

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Focuses on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, Asia, and Islamic Empire from prehistory through the 1500s.

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Comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas.


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Biographies of thousands of people from reference sources and periodicals plus information from The Complete Marquis Who's Who.

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Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from the mid-15th century to the present.

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Information from core reference materials including Great American Court Cases and Current Controversies to support the selection and defense of a position on social issues.

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Designed to provide students and schools with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.

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Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. Salem currently offers this service with four series of historical reference:

The Decades: Salem's critically acclaimed American history series
Great Events from History: The complete resource for worldwide events
Great Lives from History: The definitive, worldwide biographical resource
Milestone Documents: A new, primary source series

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JSTOR is a digital library of more than 1,500 academic journals, books, and primary sources. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization that also includes Ithaka S+R and Portico.

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Brought to you by USA.gov, Kids.gov is the official kids' portal for the U.S. government. We link kids, parents and teachers to U.S. government information and services on the web from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.

New Jersey History Kids

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The New Jersey History Kids multimedia website is intended to instruct New Jersey students in grades K through 4 in New Jersey Hisotry and Social Studies in accordance with the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards in Social Studies, adopted by the New Jersey State Department of Education in October 2004.

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