Comprehensive articles on issues in the news. In-depth coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Each article contains a background and chronology on the topic, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, pro/con statements, and bibliographies of key sources. Dates covered: 1991-current.
Designed to help high school through undergraduate students complete classroom assignments in all aspects of literature, social studies, world and U.S. history, science, and multiculturalism. A particularly useful tool for assignments related to literary criticism and biography.
A100% full-text database containing comprehensive indexing, abstracting, and full text articles of the most popular general-interest periodicals, including magazines and peer-reviewed journals, published in the United States and Canada. Full text articles date back to 1994.
An extensive reference database to assist students with research projects. Contains four encyclopedias: World Book Advanced, Student, Kids and Spanish Language. Also contains a dictionary, atlas, current events articles, over 2000 e-books and extensive primary sources.