Databases - Electronic Reference

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Reference and Other Databases

General
Full TextBritannica Online (encyclopedia)
Index / Abstract / Catalogjake (E-resources index)
Full TextCQ Researcher (current events)
Full TextQuotations (Lexis-Nexis)
Full TextWorld Almanacs

Biography
Index / Abstract / CatalogBiography & Genealogy Master Index
Index / Abstract / CatalogBiography Index
Full TextBiography (Lexis-Nexis) (politicians, bus. executives, etc.)

Book Reviews
Index / Abstract / CatalogBook Review Digest (in scholarly journals)

Countries / States
Full TextCIA World Factbook (countries)
Full TextCountry Profiles (Lexis-Nexis) (facts & statistics)
Full TextCountryWatch.com (facts & news)
Full Text Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan
Full TextState Profiles (Lexis-Nexis) (facts & statistics)

Dictionaries
Full TextDictionaries (English + 200 languages)
Full TextOxford English Dictionary
Full TextWebster Dictionary (Collegiate, 10th ed.)

Miscellaneous
Full TextCareer Guide to Industries
Full TextCollegeSource (college catalogs)
Full TextOccupational Outlook Handbook

Multimedia
Full TextAccuNet / APMultimedia (Image archive)

Statistics
Full TextCounting California (Calif. government Statistics)
Index / Abstract / CatalogFedStats (government statistics)
Full TextPolls & Surveys (Lexis-Nexis) (Ropers)
Index / Abstract / CatalogPopulation Index (world demographics)
Full TextRAND California (Calif. statistics)
Mixed Full Text / IndexSocial Science Database Archive
Mixed Full Text / IndexStat-USA (statistics)
Full TextStatistical Abstract (U.S. statistics)
Full TextWorld Almanacs
Full TextZack's Univ. Analyst Watch (Investment Data)


ART
Full TextGrove Dictionary of Art
Full TextPerseus Project (Greek & Roman)

BUSINESS
Full TextBiography (Lexis-Nexis) (politicians, bus. executives, etc.)
Full TextMergent (Business & finance)
Full TextPolls & Surveys (Lexis-Nexis) (Ropers)
Full TextU.S.A. Trade Online
Full TextZack's Univ. Analyst Watch (Investment Data)

COMPUTERS
Full TextComputer ASAP

EDUCATION
Full TextCurriculum Resource Center (CRC) / Facts on File (education)

GOVERNMENT
Index / Abstract / CatalogCatalog of U.S. Government Publications
Index / Abstract / Catalog GPO Catalog (Government publications)
Index / Abstract / CatalogMarcive (Government Documents Catalog)

HEALTH, NUTRITION, MEDICINE, PSYCHOLOGY
Full TextInternational Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences

LITERATURE

Full TextBartleby.com (reference)
Full TextContemporary Authors (biographies)
Full TextContemporary Literary Criticism
Full TextDictionary of Literary Biography
Index / Abstract / CatalogEssays& General Literature
Full TextPerseus Project (Greek & Roman)
Full TextTwayne Authors Series (literary criticism)

MUSIC
Full TextGrove Dictionary of Music

PHILOSOPHY
Full TextStanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

POLITICS
Full TextCongressional Universe (U.S. Congress)
Full TextCQ Weekly (U.S. politics)
Full TextLegi-Slate (government)
Full TextProject Vote Smart (U.S. politics)

PSYCHOLOGY
Full TextInternational Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences