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General Reference 

OED online    Columbia Granger's

 Social Studies
 State-by-state history and current events for elementary and middle schools
An encyclopedia of countries, culture, and current events for middle and high schools
Reference and current events for elementary school and higher  

Investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation's evolution, from the explorers to today
Includes everyday details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful
Understanding how society shapes and is shaped by controversy, providing information on today's most important issues
Comprehensive information and insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world's identity
Focuses on the geographic, political, social, economic and cultural forces that are increasingly important in our world
Covering history from the Renaissance to today, with articles, biographies, primary sources, maps, and audio and visual clips
Over 6,000 social studies titles available
In-depth investigations of today's top issues
 Articles giving both sides of prominent debates in American history  
Explores the historical context and consequences of 30 defining moments in US history.
 Perspectives on international news and events
Company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals
In-depth reports on over 200 countries
Access to primary sources, including speeches, poems, interviews, and documents  
Science and technology, plus science in the news for middle and high schools
Science news written for students
Over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments

Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources
 Images and Maps
 24/7 access to over 4.6 million photographs dating back to 1826; tens of thousands of graphics; and over 4500 hours of audio  24/7 access to over 3 million images
Over 4,000 viewable and printable history, thematic, reference, outline current events and animated maps  
Teacher Tools 
   To access from home, you will need usernames and passwords.  Click here to retrieve them.  
(You will need your SMS log-on information to see the list.)