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Background information Resources
Searchable online reference book collection covering all subjects from the arts to zoology.
Access full-text encyclopedias on subjects ranging from African American Studies to Sociology...
A collection of full-text reference books in the humanities and social sciences.
Database of full-text scholarly reference books on all subjects.
Encylopedia articles, illustrations, definitions, biographies, bibliographies, and learning resources ...
Searches subscribed CQ Press reference works and historical documents.
Facts and overviews of historic events and issues since 1940.
Online reference book chronicles American events, people, and places for each decade
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