Subscription Databases & Reference E-Books
Gale Databases – includes four databases: Student Edition, Student Resources in Context, Biography in Context, Opposing Viewpoints in Context, in addition to GVRL (Gale Virtual Reference Library)
Infobase – includes five databases: Issues & Controversies in American History, Bloom’s Literary Reference,Today’s Science, The World Almanac Online & The World Almanac for Kids Online.
ProQuest – includes two databases: eLibrary (database with full-text results) and SIRS (Issues Researcher with Pro/Con research topics)
CQResearcher – in-depth, authoritative reports on a full range of political and social-policy issues extending back to 1923
Salem Health – reference e-books on Genetics and Inherited Diseases
Salem History – reference e-books on the American Decades, Great Events from History, Great Lives from History and American History Milestone Documents
Critical Survey of Graphic Novels – reference e-books on Graphic Novels: Hereos & Superhereos
Primary Sources on the Internet
Reputable sites that link to primary sources.
National Archives: U.S. Historical collection of documents, photographs, records and military records http://www.archives.gov/
Library of Congress: Digital Collection – digitized photographs, manuscripts, maps, sound recordings, motion pictures, and books.
The Smithsonian: Digital collections page offers a variety of research resources from the Smithsonian.