This encyclopedia explores the evolution of green ideology and eco-friendly practices in contemporary American culture.
Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top smaller cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.
Features essays marking important anniversaries and birthdays of history-making Americans throughout the year.
Cross-disciplinary source for those who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history.
Profiles living persons in the physical and biological fields, as well as public health scientists, engineers, mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists.
A world renowned antiques expert explains how to identify a real antique, as well as a reproduction or fake, offering an overview of defining features and a side by side comparison to show how and why they differ.
This guide tells the story of every major art style, movement by movement, from ancient and medieval times to modern day, giving art lovers a visual timeline showing key paintings that sparked each transition and explaining major events that shaped their evolution.
La base de datos Búsqueda de empleo, referencias y lista de contactos incluye 30 millones de perfiles comerciales y ejecutivos al igual que 220 millones de residentes. ¡Ideal para clientes potenciales, lista de contactos, estudios de mercadeo, oportunidads de empleo, encontrar amigos y familiares, y mucho más!
An online magazine for booklovers - including reviews, extensive resources for book clubs, including reading guides and much more.
Access to encyclopedia articles, full-text journal and magazine articles, primary sources, multimedia and other resources for college-level learners.
Britannica Escolar es la base de datos indicada para aprender sobre cualquier tema. Para el uso de todos los grados de Pre-K al 12, y todas habilidades de lectura. Ofrece miles de artículos relevantes, imágenes, videos, clips de audio, recursos primarios,mapas, herramientas para investigar, y páginas en la red recomendadas que están al día con el currículo.
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Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for elementary school students.
Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for high school students.
Access to encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources and other learning resources for middle school students.
The Brooklyn Public Library's digital newspapers including the Brooklyn Eagle, Brooklyn Life, and Activities of the Long Island Society.
Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses.
An interactive resource which features profiles and information on hundreds of occupations, colleges and universities, and financial aid.
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database is an online database with over 650,000 reviews and related information about children’s literature.
Provides a holistic consideration of climate change that goes beyond pure science, fleshing out the discussion by considering cultural, historical, and policy-driven aspects of this issue.
Provides information on all periods of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists.
Educates citizens how to identify political corruption and presents examples of corruption in the United States and abroad.
Covering nearly 200 countries, this yearbook is filled with background notes reports from the U.S. Department of State.
Search Ellis Island passenger records for immigrants who passed through Ellis Island and the Port of New York between 1892 and 1924.
Traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Civil Rights Movement, and the ascendant influence of African Americans on the American cultural landscape.
Provides comprehensive information on associations and societies that are organized and function at the regional, state, county, city, neighborhood, and local levels.
Covers numerous topics in management theories and applications, such as aggregate planning, benchmarking, logistics, diversification strategy, non-traditional work arrangements, performance measurement, productivity measures, supply chain management, and much more.
Examines the cultural phenomenon that is esports—the world of professional gamers and teams, the competitions, the spectators, the business of pro gaming, and even the interscholastic programs—all of which make up this exciting revolution in spectator sports.
Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.
Defines fake news and and discusses the future of disinformation and the alarming technologies used to spread it.
FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. Research your family history using genealogical records from around the world.
Access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Esta enciclopedia ofrece más de 150 artículos sobre temas médicos redactados por profesionales en la materia en lenguaje claro y fácil de entender. Los artículos describen las enfermedades o padecimientos, las causas, los síntomas, diagnósticos, tratamientos y también prevención.
Covers all aspects of the subject including therapies, conditions/diseases, herbs/plants, and people.
Provides in-depth coverage of pediatric diseases and disorders, along with issues related to physical, cognitive and behavioral development.
Includes information on almost 2,000 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics.
A master index that provides quick and easy access to author and title listings from over 130 major literature products published by Gale.
This cross-searchable environment brings together Gale’s premier literary databases to allow users to search across a library’s resources to discover and analyze content in entirely new ways.
Gale's General OneFile is a periodical database that contains magazines, newspapers, reference books, and multimedia sources.
Covers LGBTQ history with an interdisciplinary approach to the subject, using film, literature, human rights, politics, landmark legislation, activism, the arts, language, sports, and historical events as points of entry into the content.
Articles on all aspects of American art and architecture from Native American art to Colonial art to contemporary American art.
A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.
Access to digitized copies of historical newspapers from the Hudson River Valley region of New York State.
Access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world.
JobNow provides various tools to help with every step of the job search including live resume assistance, career planning, live career coaching, and live interview preparation.
A child-friendly database which searches across reference books and periodicals covering history, current events, sports, government, and people.
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Discover books, media, and other electronic resources available from the Public Libraries of Suffolk County, NY.
A free, online directory of health, human services, and education agencies and programs on Long Island – services for children, teens, adults, families and seniors in both Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Plot synopses and critical evaluations of English-language and world literature that has been translated into English.
Examines recent examples of military force around the world, whether they were justified, and their controversial legacies.
Biographical and critical essays on the men and women who made an impact on music from 1901 to 2000.
Search records from around the world including birth, marriage, death, military, census, and parish records.
Provides access to full articles in the New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), one of the nation’s leading black newspapers of the 20th century and one of New York’s most influential black-owned institutions.
Search this database of newspapers published in the state of New York, including the New York Times and the New York Post.
Enjoy complimentary access to NYTimes.com plus NYT smartphone and tablet apps. Unlimited access is available inside the library. Click the code redemption link outside the library to receive 72 hours of free access. You will need to log in or register first to activate.
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Online resource covering today's hottest social issues. Includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, infographics, and more.
A unique work of reference, covering the book, broadly conceived, throughout the world from ancient to modern times.
Scholarly articles about the social, political, religious, cultural and artistic legacy of Ancient Egyptian civilization.
Covers the entire history of literature in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the major literary languages (Anglo-Saxon, English, Welsh, Scots, Irish, and Latin).
Covers the significant events, inventions, and social movements in American history that have affected the way Americans view, prepare, and consume food and drink.
Offers comprehensive, reliable, and accessible information about the experiences in the United States of Latinos and Latinas.
Includes biographies of influential women and topical articles covering topics such as geography and history, culture and society, organizations, movements, and gender studies.
A great source for genealogical information. Lists are compiled from historical publications, naturalization records, government documents, ship manifests, and other historical sources. Entries include the name and age of immigrant; year and place of arrival, or naturalization; and associated family members who arrived with the entrant.
Resource helps parents and students evaluate and choose from the overwhelming number of private secondary schools in the United States, Canada, and throughout the world.
A digital newsstand that offers access to thousands of newspapers and magazines from around the world.
A collection of book titles that covers all aspects of human health, including Magill's Medical Guide.
Provides comprehensive information on sources of education-related financial aid sponsored and administered by private organizations and companies.
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-specific content.
Combines curriculum-driven, leveled content, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9.
This resource contains a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. IN LIBRARY USE ONLY
Digital collection of yearbooks from Walt Whitman High School, South Huntington High School, Holy Family High School, and St. Anthony's High School.
This encyclopedia examines the history and contributions of hip hop to American and global culture, including the music, dance, and visual arts that are its artistic expressions.
Covers climate change from the earliest days of planet Earth to the present day, and includes historical background and a review of current problems, controversies, and solutions.
This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students.
Coverage spans a diversity of cultures, including standard Greek/Roman entries as well as Native North and South American traditions, Norse mythology, Asian Pacific mythology, Judeo-Christian tradition, and Islamic and Hindu mythologies.
VetNow supports veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and assisting with employment transition.
Examines voter disenfranchisement which occurs when people who have the right to vote are prevented from doing so.
Explains the benefits of social media, how social media is being used as a weapon, who is weaponizing social media and why, and what we can do to protect ourselves.
Chronologically arranged overviews of the history of weaponry and military tactics from ancient times to the present.
Each volume provides a thorough examanation of the lives of Americans during a historical time period.
Examines the relationship between the political/social climate during which books were written and the works themselves.