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New Databases for Fall 2011 Resources
API and Archive contains bibliographic information on over 300 international periodicals dealing with alternative, radical, and left information. [more info]
Log in with your JMU eid/password to be taken to access information. BrainPOP features animated videos, interactive worksheets, experiments, and quizzes that can be used in the classroom.  All content aligns with state learning standards. [more info]
EBR includes extensive information about the Bible, how it was received in Christian churches and the Jewish Diaspora, and how it is viewed by other world religions.  Includes articles about the Bible in literature, art, music, and film.  Volumes 1, 2, and 3 currently available. [more info]
Filmakers Library Online is a video collection of documentaries that span numerous subjects.  Use the filters to limit by subject or click the "Refine your search" link to search for specific Filmakers titles. [more info]
First Street (Leadership Directories) (Cancelled)
Please see LegiStorm for similar information. An interactive tool designed to show relationships among lobbyists, organizations, and government employees.
No longer updated as of 7/2012.
[more info]
This resource contains information and analysis of interest groups and lobbyists in American political history from the late 19th Century to 2011. [more info]
Image Quest from Encyclopaedia Britannica contains over 2 million images that have been cleared for non-commercial, educational use. [more info]
Use Morningstar to find detailed information on stocks, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, and market information.  Also provides a tool to create investment portfolios. [more info]
Passport GMID is an online market research tool containing global information on consumer spending, industry information, country profiles, and much more.
Users will be asked to login with their JMU eid and password.
[more info] is a database of multimedia resources that provide supporting information on children's and young adult books.  The site contains interactive book activities, themed bibliographies, links to author websites, pronunciation guides, information on book awards, and more. [more info]
VideoBlocks provides members with unlimited downloads of library of stock video, after effects templates, and motion backgrounds [more info]