Points of View Reference Center contains many topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument). Providing a balance of materials from all viewpoints, it also includes over 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from all sides of the political spectrum, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books. It also offers guides for writing position papers, developing arguments and debating.
Reference & Research
DemographicsNow has a variety of demographic data reports on population, income, housing, age, education, and more, that users can customize by geography.
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A collection of ebooks available via the web on a range of topics.
This free app for the iPhone provides access to the library's research resources from Gale Learning.
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later.
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Includes readers'-advisory service ReadThisNow and homework help site HomeworkNow.
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An online encyclopedia for younger students. Includes a dictionary and a section on maps.
A search tool and general information resource for students. Includes multiple search options, including visual search. Also includes a dictionary and an encyclopedia.
The Spanish-language version of World Book Encyclopedia.
La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos.
A complete search interface and multidisciplinary resource for students.