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Britannica Library (Encyclopedia)
Award-winning encyclopedia for all ages.
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Science in Context
A one-stop resource for all science-related research needs. The focus is on topics and concepts taught in school classrooms.

Physical Science

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Alt HealthWatch
This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

Computers & Applied Sciences Complete
Covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines.

Consumer Health Complete
Comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. This full text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

Health Source - Consumer Edition
Provides information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Find nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.