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- Sage Knowledge
Encyclopedias are one of a few sources that give you an overiew of a topic. You can learn enough to choose a specific aspect of a broad topic. You can also pick up key terms as well as author names to search in our catalog and article databases.
Once you've done a search, click on "Available to me" box on the left to see what we have via our subscription.
- CQ Researcher
contains hundreds of research reports on topics of social policy. Each report includes a chronology, charts, graphs, bibliography, & other overview materials. Browse reports or search by keyword.
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
- Science in Context
Science in Context features authoritative information and detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography.
- Debates & Polls
- Frontline Video Archive
Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television’s flagship public affairs series for investigative documentaries. 160 videos are available for free access.
Provide pros and cons on diverse controversial topics with facts and quotations from thousands of experts.