General Reference Databases

Gale Academic OneFile icon Academic OneFile (Gale)
  • Extensive coverage of a wide range of subjects, including business and economics, health and medicine, media and fine arts, criminal justice, literature, drama, political science and diplomatic studies, science and technology, biology, chemistry, environmental science, psychology, and U.S. history
  • Includes millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals, podcasts and transcripts from NPR and CNN, and videos from BBC Worldwide Learning

Gale Academic OneFile Select icon Academic OneFile Select (Gale)
  • For academic research across disciplines
  • Covers subjects from art and literature to economics and the sciences, with full-text publications and vocational/technical titles used by community college students

Encyclopedia Britannica Public Library Edition
  • Separate home pages for three age levels allow users to find the most suitable content for their needs
  • Research sources include 3 databases, thousands of curated articles and magazines, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended websites, along with a pop-up Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary and Thesaurus

Encyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition
  • 3 available reading levels (elementary, middle, or high school) interface to thousands of curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, editor-recommended websites, and 3 separate databases
  • Learning Zone provides age-appropriate activities for ages 4-7

Gale Power Search icon Gale Power Search
  • A comprehensive resource offering full-text access to popular magazines, specialized journals, newspapers, and more, as well as videos, images, and podcast content

Gale General OneFile icon General OneFile (Gale)
  • An extensive general-interest resource featuring searching that mirrors Internet searches
  • Full-text reference, newspaper, magazine, and journal content as well as audio resources

Gale OneFile: High School Edition icon High School Edition (Gale OneFile)
  • For middle- and high-school students
  • Age-appropriate, authoritative content for classroom assignments with access to magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books covering a wide range of subjects from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies