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This is a scholarly search engine and web directory designed with AP students and college students alike.It is an offshoot of Google safe seach.

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A popular resource found in many academic settings worldwide, this resource was designed for the premier researcher, rich with the most valuable, comprehensive multidisciplinary content available. As a leading scholarly database, it provides access to acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources.

Britannica Academic
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Britannica Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one resource.

CQ Researcher
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CQ Researcher provides award winning in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. Our reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Graphics, photos and short "sidebar" features round out the reports. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.

DIRT (Digital Research Tools)
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The DIRt directory is a registry of digital research tools for scholarly use. DIRT makes it easy for digital humanists and others conducting digital research to find and compare resources ranging from content management systems to music OCR, and statistical analysis packages to manufacturing software.

History Reference Center
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Designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research, this database features full text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books. This content comes from leading history publishers such as Branden Publishing, Compass Point Books, Houghton Mifflin, Lerner Publishing Group, Mason Crest Publishers, Morgan Reynolds Inc., Oliver Press, Oxford University Press, Rourke Publishing LLC, Salem Press, Stackpole Books, and Toucan Valley Publications.

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The rise of the "information society" offers not only considerable peril but also great promise. Beset from all sides by a never-ending barrage of media, how can we ensure that the most accurate information emerges and is heeded? ... Google Books

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This is a search engine designed especially for high school students.It safely directs students to information on anything from sciencd to math to social studies to language arts.

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iSEEK Education is a targeted search engine for students, teachers, administrators, and caregivers.
• Safe - Put your mind at ease with safe search technologies and editor-reviewed content
• Authoritative - Search hundreds of thousands of trusted resources from universities, government, and established noncommercial providers
• Intelligent - Instantly identify lesson plans, activities, school subjects, grade levels, and more with iView navigation
• Time-saving - Register to bookmark any URL for storage in MySEEK, your own searchable Web-based library

Learning Express Library
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Learning Express provides resources for elementary, middle, and high school students. It prepares them for importasnt tests, provides etra help for assignments, abd boosts skills in core subjects and more.

Literary Reference Center
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This comprehensive full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes—to give students, professors, and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs.

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Masterfile Premier
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 Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps& flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

Issues and Controversies
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Pro/Con Articles

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NoveList explore authors or a specific book to help students discover read-a-like recommendations, book discussion guides, reviews, and more.

Student Research Center
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EBSCOhost ( serves thousands of libraries and other institutions with premium content in every subject area. Chances are that your library, university, school or other institution subscribes to multiple resources/content on EBSCOhost.

World Book
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The World Book Encyclopedia, plus current news articles, primary source material, and a Spanish language encyclopedia. It provides accuracy, objectivity, and reliablity in research materials for students and adults.