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  • Exploring Issues – Provides focused coverage and clear analysis of timely complex and controversial issues. Every topic is covered with an unbiased overview, thorough and clear pro/con presentations, critical thinking questions, color infographics and statistics that support positions, cited primary and secondary source quotes, and an annotated list of related organizations for further research
  • Issues & Controversies in American History – Comprehensive coverage of the key issues and great debates in U.S. History
  • NoodleBib – Web-based student research service that helps you correctly cite sources in MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian citation styles. Use NoodleTools throughout a research project to track your sources, take notes, create outlines, collaborate with classmates, and format and print your bibliography
  • NOVEL – GALE – NOVELNY gives New York State online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers, and other references
  • Science Reference Center – Designed to meet every student researcher’s needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books, and a vast collection of images
  • Soundzabound – The only royalty free music library which meets all the licensing and technology requirements needed for education
  • TeachingBooks – An online database that can be used by teachers, students, librarians, and families to explore children’s books and young adult literature and their authors. The database provides access to educational materials and programs (short movies, audio book readings, book discussion guides) that add a multimedia dimension to reading in the classroom, library, and home
  • World Book Advanced Reference – A powerful multimedia reference tool, perfect for high school students, that integrates reference articles, eBooks, and primary source databases in a single search. It also includes access to up-to-the-minute news publications from all over the world

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