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Bartleby
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Literature reference resourcefor quotations, poetry, criticism, and biographies.

Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

EasyBib
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A bibliographic citation tool that allows seamless switching between APA, Chicago/Turabian, and MLA formats. EasyBib cites sources according to the latest citation guidelines for each of these formats. Also formats footnotes & parenthetical citations as well as importing third-party database citations. Easy to use and a big time saver when working on your bibliography!

Going Global - Career and Employment Resource  (Going Global Inc.)
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Going Global career and employment resources include more than 10,000 pages of constantly-updated content on topics such as:  job search sources, work permit/visa regulations, resume writing guidelines and examples, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural/interviewing advice… and much more! Also an excellent resource for country information and on major U.S. cities.

Idea Group Reference E-Access  (Idea Group Inc)
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Reference E-Access is an aggregated online database comprised of a comprehensive and authoritative collection of reference titles from Idea Group, Inc. This database contains full-text articles and chapters regarding research, trends, technologies, and challenges in the fields of information science, technology and management. This online database consists of thousands of reference articles and chapters that can be easily searched using basic or advanced searches. In addition, this extensive collection will continue to expand as more IGR titles are published. Our titles are highlighted.

RefWorks  (Proquest)
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This is an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

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Bartleby
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Literature reference resourcefor quotations, poetry, criticism, and biographies.

Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

World Factbook  (Government)
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The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.

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Bartleby
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Literature reference resourcefor quotations, poetry, criticism, and biographies.

Biography Collection Complete  (EBSCOhost)
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Biography Collection Complete offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas. This database features more than 177,000 full-text biographies from many different sources.

Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

Profiles in Science  (Government)
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This site provides archival collections of prominent twentieth-century biomedical scientists The collections contain published and unpublished materials, including books, journal volumes, pamphlets, diaries, letters, manuscripts, photographs, audio tapes, and other audiovisual materials.

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Bartleby
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Literature reference resourcefor quotations, poetry, criticism, and biographies.

Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

OED Online (Oxford English Dictionary)
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OED Online contains the complete 20-volume 2nd edition. In addition the database is updated every 3 months with new words and meanings. OED Online also contains the The Historical Thesaurus of the OED.

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AccessScience
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The online encyclopedia of science and technology from McGraw-Hillis is the first place to go on the Internet to start your research into biology, chemistry and other science & technology subjects.

Bartleby
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Literature reference resourcefor quotations, poetry, criticism, and biographies.

Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia  (EBSCOhost)
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Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry

Gale Virtual Reference Library            (Gale CENGAGE Learning)
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Access to electronic reference titles subscribed to by the McKillop Library. Subjects covered include religion, history, the arts and social sciences.

World Book Online  (World Book)
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Encyclopedias for all ages and in several languages. Site includes World Book Kids, World Book Students and World Book Advanced. Also foreign language encyclopedias such as Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos, Gran Enciclopedia Hispánica and L'Encyclopédie Découverte. Also includes specialty subjects such as Living Green and Early Peoples.

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Bartleby
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Credo Reference
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Offering access to over 1 million individual entries, Credo Reference contains all types of reference books : dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.

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Credo Reference
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Contains all types of reference books: dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.