Research Resources

gale-vrlGale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for research. These reference materials can be accessed online in the Library during regular Library hours or from home 24/7.

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DDREV_Cover_Vol1.inddDefining Documents in American History

This electronic resource focusing on primary source documents from the American Revolutionary period. Each document includes a description of the author’s life and circumstances in which the document was written. Document analysis guides are also included.

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Surface and History Vol 1.inddEarth Science: Earth’s Surface & History

This two volume set explores the land masses and seas of the world mountain ranges, the oceans, continental movement, and a wide variety of features that have influenced life on earth, including detailed explorations of the evolution of dinosaurs, fish, birds, plant life and humans.

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Physics and Chemistry Vol 1.inddEarth Science: Physics & Chemistry of the Earth

Detailed look at the dynamics of the earth’s mass and how its chemistry produces change. Includes topics such as climate change, geothermometry and geobarometry, glacial events, and mass extinction theories.

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spscientistsandscienceGreat Lives From History: Scientists and Science

These online volumes covers over 350 of the most notable scientists in history from a wide range of scientific fields. Each biography offers commentary focusing on the significant contributions of each scientist.

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spinnovatorsInnovators: Computer Technology Innovators

Examines over 120 individuals and personalities who had an innovative and influential impact on the development and evolution of the Internet with an emphasis on early innovators and founders of early computer companies.

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salem health_psychologySalem Health: Psychology and Mental Health

Go in-depth and abroad with this resource that takes encyclopedia entries to the next level.

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cancerSalem Health: Cancer

This in-house resource answers all your questions about diagnoses and results.

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adolescent_health_wellness_coverSalem Health: Adolescent Health and Wellness

For in-depth research for YA social issues, health myths, and tools for success after high school, browse this in-house resource.

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