New Databases – Biography Resource Center & Science Resource Center

Check out the library’s two newest databases – Biography Resource Center and Science Resource Center from Thomson Gale!

 biography.JPG  Biography Resource Center  provides biographies for over 335,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. It contains more than 427,000 biographies from over 960 volumes of more than 135 Gale sources such as Contemporary Authors, Encyclopedia of World Biography, etc. and more than 538,000 full-text articles from nearly 300 magazines including American History and U.S. News & World Report.

science.JPG  Science Resource Center  provides thousands of topic overviews, experiments, biographies, pictures, illustrations and the latest scientific developments from over 200 magazines, journals and quality web sites. It covers curriculum-related science topics and offers teachers an easy-to-use tool to identify content directly correlated to state and national standards.

For more information or assistance in using these two new databases, contact the Reference Desk.

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