Databases - Electronic Reference

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Electronic Reference

(Full-text & indexes/abstracts)

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 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

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 / 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 TextPolls & Surveys (Lexis-Nexis) (Ropers)
Full TextZack's Univ. Analyst Watch (Investment Data)

COMPUTERS
Full TextComputer ASAP

EDUCATION
Index / Abstract / CatalogERIC/AE Test Locator (Testing Instruments)

HEALTH, NUTRITION, MEDICINE
Full TextEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology
Full TextEncyclopedia of Human Nutrition
Full TextEncyclopedia of Immunology
Full TextEncyclopedia of Virology

LITERATURE
Full TextContemporary Authors (biographies)
Full TextContemporary Literary Criticism
Full TextDictionary of Literary Biography
Full TextPerseus Project (Greek & Roman)

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
Index / Abstract / CatalogERIC/AE Test Locator (Testing Instruments)

SCIENCE / ENGINEERING
Full TextEncyclopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Full TextEncyclopedia of Life Sciences