Civil Rights Resources

Gale Virtual Reference Library This is our largest cross-searchable ebook collection, providing reliable, authoritative information as well as article citations. 
Britannica HS Britannica School Edition is a powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.
Britannica Image Quest Britannica Image Quest contains approximately three million images from over 50 of the best collections in the world. All images are rights-cleared for non-commercial, educational use, ideal for use in student projects and school web sites.
Discovery Education Discovery Education Streaming contains regularly updated multimedia content for all subjects fromThe Discovery Channel, as well as leading educational publishers including the BBC and Scholastic. Contains 9,000 full-length videos segmented into 71,000 content-specific clips.
History Reference Center The History Reference Center features full text for more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, as well as nearly  historical documents, biographies of historical figures, historical photos,  maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.
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Marshall Cavendish

Marshall Cavendish Digital is designed to support students doing research, both for reports and their own interest, and as a supplement to traditional media. For students comfortable with research on the Internet, Marshall Cavendish Digital offers a fully citable and authoritative alternative to the often unchecked and uncertain offerings of a general Web search. Topics include: Diseases and Disorders, Great American Writers, Inventors and Inventions, and much more.

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Salem History is an online database that contains the complete contents of printed reference sets related to history, such as Milestone Documents, The Decades, Great Events from History, and more.
SIRS Discoverer logo SIRS Discoverer is a general reference database with full-text articles and images. Features include biographies of every U.S. President and other notable people, fiction articles, and country facts.
SIRS Knowledge logo SIRS Knowledge Source is a collection of 6 databases for students in grades 6-12 covering many current social issues and controversies. It has full-text articles, photographs, primary sources, ebooks, and previewed websites.
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