Resource for elementary school students that includes facts and photos for over 1200 animals. A NOVEL database.
Resource for elementary and middle school students that includes articles on US cities, states, and Presidents. Also timelines, games, and almanac. A NOVEL database.
Find customers and understand markets. Combines extensive consumer household, market segmentation, and demographic data from ESRI® with GIS mapping technology. Research tools for developing business plans and assessing service population.
From Salem Press, more than 29,000 literary characters are described from 3500 popular works of fiction. Central or key characters are given more lengthy descriptions than supporting or minor figures. Author, book title, first publication date, genre, locale, time of action and plot type are given.
From Salem Press, a decade-by-decade survey of 20th century North American history. Coverage of events, movements, people, popular culture, literature, art, sports, science, technology, economics, and politics. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only.
100s of topics on the arts, math, history, science, sports, and English language from a variety of sources. Middle school and up.
Encyclopedia articles, recent international news stories, biographies, for grades 6 and up. A NOVEL Database.
A growing collection of always-available reference ebooks. Read on your computer or portable device. GVRL has ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology built in for 19 languages and on-demand translation for 11 languages.
From Salem Press, a far reaching view of history organized around significant events. Covers Ancient World, Middle Ages, Renaissance, and each century from the 17th to the 20th. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only.
Spanish language encyclopedia written from a Latin American perspective. Includes timelines, maps, and an events calendar.
Resource for middle and high school students that includes articles on countries, cultures, and current events. Also atlas and almanacs. A NOVEL daatabase.
From Salem Press, analyzes the most important works in all genres -- long fiction, short fiction, poetry, drama, and nonfiction. Browse by genre or by geographical location. Includes author biographies, criticism, analysis, plot summaries, bibliographies, time lines.
Articles with lower level vocabulary plus news stories and web sites. Includes literary selections, timelines, projects and experiments for grades 3 and up. A NOVEL Database.
Resource for elementary and middle school students. Science articles, science news, hands-on projects, biographies of famous scientists, maps, and technical illustrations. A NOVEL database.
Research, analyze, and organize data on today's hottest social issues. Get help with writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations. Includes pro and con viewpoint essays, primary source documents, periodical articles, maps, and more.
Business section includes addresses, phone, maps, executives, sales, # of employees, line of business, more. Residential section includes names, addresses, phone, median income,home value, and maps. iPad app available from the iTunes store.
Salem Press Reference Collection Popular
Liverpool Public Library's collection of Salem Press reference titles. Includes Literature, History, and Health reference texts.
Grolier's online. Includes: Amazing Animals of the World, America the Beautiful, Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia, Lands and People, New Book of Knowledge, New Book of Popular Science, La Neuva Enciclopedia Cumbre. A NOVEL Database.
Resources from Grolier for upper middle school students through adults that includes encyclopedia articles, news, timelines, quizzes, games, research starters. Articles can be grouped by lexile level. A NOVEL Database.