A dictionary guide to the past and present meanings of words, with pronunciation and examples of historical usage.
A comprehensive online music encyclopedia featuring the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
A comprehensive index of popular general-interest magazines published in the United States reflecting the history of 20th-century America.
The online version of the Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature.
Information about businesses and people. Search by name, location, type of business and more.
Coverage of business topics from local newswires, magazines and regional business publications.
If you have a reading barrier, Bookshare e-books can make reading easier. You can customize your reading experience with audio, audio + highlighted text, braille, large font, and other formats. It works on almost any device.
An index to short stories written in or translated into English that have appeared in collections and selected periodicals.
A mapping application that lets users create professional-quality thematic maps for use in presentations, research reports, or business plans, using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States.
The latest science news in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics and technology.
Information about current events, including social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics. Read full-text articles from magazines and newspapers, pamphlets, biographies, book reviews, and public opinion polls.
An extensive bibliographic database of records describing serials published throughout the world.
The advanced search interface for post-high school students of World Book Encyclopedia Online.
World Book publishes information on many subjects and for different audiences. Access all of them here.
The search interface for young and early elementary students of World Book Encyclopedia Online.
The search interface for elementary and middle school students World Book Encyclopedia Online.