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AtoZ World Culture
A to Z World Culture provides content unsurpassed in the fields of culture, travel, language, trade, business, logistics, security and communications.
Encyclopedia Britannica Kids Online
Explore the most trusted online kids encyclopedia for homework help and general knowledge information on a variety of subjects. Perfect for students ages 8-plus. In-house Use and Remote Access.​
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Explore the updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopedia Britannica with hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images, and web sites. In-house Use and Remote Access​.
Gale Literature Resource Center
Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.​
Homework Help
Through NC LIVE;  includes encyclopedias, magazines, test preparation, writing help and other resources to aid in the completion of homework assignments.​
NC ECHO

NC ECHO enables users to search across thousands of digitized and “born-digital” historic materials, including a wide variety of books, photographs, maps, family histories, state documents, newspapers and other materials from cultural heritage institutions around North Carolina. The collections available through NC ECHO include a diverse array of materials by and about the people, places and history of North Carolina.​

North Carolina Gazetteer

The North Carolina Gazetteer is a dictionary of North Carolina’s geographical place names documenting their location, history and origins. First published by the UNC Press in 1968, it was compiled by noted North Carolina historian William S. Powell, professor emeritus of history at UNC-Chapel Hill. A revised edition in 2010 co-edited by Michael Hill of the N.C. Office of Archives and History updated and expanded the volume. It contains information on over 20,000 places in North Carolina.​

NoveList K-8 Plus

Reader's advisory service for fiction and nonfiction titles, designed to support the curriculum and kids’ pleasure reading. Searchable by author, title, series name, plot, and lexile level. Includes author read-alikes and lists of award-winners.​

Salem Press History

Access various titles on Salem History.  In-house use or remote access.

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