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Academic Search Complete
Thousands of full-text journal/magazine articles from across the globe, providing access to critical information.
A fresh way to explore the full spectrum of African-American history and culture, covering five centuries.
American Indian History
Fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history, covering more than 600 Native American groups.
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AtoZ World Culture
Information about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and more.
Biography Reference Bank
Full-text articles, images, and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals, including in-depth profiles from Current Biography and World Authors, the periodical coverage of Biography Index, and the specialist content of Junior Authors & Illustrators.
Business Source Premier
Full-text content and peer-reviewed business journals covering all disciplines of business.
Background checks with search by name, property address, property PIN, or business name, including foreclosures, mortgage records, real estate transactions, building code violations, DUIs, misdemeanors, felonies, tax liens, and more.
Consumer Health Complete
Content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.