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Biography In Context
Biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. Searchable by birth and death years and places, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender. Results include images, audio, and articles from periodicals and reference books. more info.

Discovering Collection
Content covers history, literature, biography, science, and social studies. Resources include primary sources, essays, critical analyses, biographies, creative works, and multimedia. more info.

General Reference Center Gold
General-interest newspapers, journals, magazines, videos on current events, popular culture, business and industry, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies. 1980-present. more info.

Junior Reference Collection
Information from reference books about people, places, history, science, and more. Includes audio, video, photos, and maps. more info.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Social issues covered by pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, primary source documents, biographies, court-case overviews, periodical articles, statistical tables, charts and graphs, images, and podcasts. more info.

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A+ Research & Writing 
Step-by-step instructions for selecting a topic, gathering information, and organizing a research project.

Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial 
It's not always as easy as Google.  Learn to use the internet for research and do it right.

Research Project Calculator 
Develop a step-by-step schedule for your research project!

SparkNotes 
Online study guides on literature and other subjects, written by Harvard subject specialists.

Writing a Paper 
Useful tips for getting started, finding sources, taking notes, and writing and managing Paper stress.

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