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Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun! By leveraging our entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation.

Business Insights: Essentials combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess their interests and experience; 3) identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs.

DemographicsNow has a wealth of highly detailed demographic data on more than 24 million U.S. businesses and 206 million consumers. Easily and rapidly produce a variety of both standard and custom reports to help make informed decisions. DemographicsNow: Business & People description is ideal for gaining consumer and market insight for opening a business, finding an untapped audience for products or services, analyzing the shifts and needs of a given population, and much more.

Educator's Reference Complete provides access to academic journals, reports, and many premier reference sources in the field of education. The database includes content in key subject areas including administration, bilingual education, child development and psychology, funding, health education, technology, and testing. The majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.

Health Reference Center Academic provides access to medical and professional periodicals, health and fitness magazines, and reference books and pamphlets. The database is designed for both nursing and allied health students as well as consumer health researchers. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

Health and Wellness Resource Center provides access to full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more. This comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices for researchers of all levels.

Small Business Resource Center Learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include; sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
InfoBase Learning

Bloom's Literature examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center provides profiles of nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries, invaluable advice on career skills, thousands of resource entries, and more!

Health Reference Center gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body.
Library of Congress

The Library of Congress offers classroom materials to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections in their teachings. Find lesson plans and more to meet state standards.
PBS LearningMedia

PBS LearningMedia provides the tools that make it easy to create engaging student assignments, personalize learning, and track student progress. Students in today's world embrace techology to communicate, socialize and perform- and they want to learn through technology, too! With PBS LearningMedia for Students, learners of any age can create their own learning experiences by engaging directly with powerful, innovative content.

Academic Complete is a collection of eBooks from leading publishers. With coverage in all academic subject areas, Academic Complete is the solution for students and faculty at all levels with librarian-curated eBooks essential to successful teaching, learning, and research outcomes.

eLibrary Educators' Resources features easy-to-use natural language and topic search, diverse media types from expanded sources, multiple search options, and resources linked to state, national, provincial & international standards. It has complete full text for all titles and is one of the largest collections of periodical and digital media content designed for K-12 schools and enables teachers to provide individualized instruction.

Research Companion is a multimedia-based information literacy product which includes a collection of video learning modules, research tools and customization and assessment features. Designed as a companion and self-guided resource for students, Research Companion is organized around the key information literacy principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

teachingbooks is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. It includes thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.

The World Book is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.