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Over 20,000 full text ebooks and reference works, and 2,500 journals published by Springer. Core focus is science, technology, and medicine but includes some titles in the social sciences and humanities.
The Cambridge Histories include well-known, used and trusted reference volumes, available completely online. They cover various aspects of world history including law, politics, religion, philosophy, science, and economics. CSI owns approximately 370 select volumes. Please use OneSearch or select the "Only show content I have access to" filter when searching on the Cambridge Histories website.
Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Since 1948 Survey has published the best international scholarship in English and many of its essays have become classics of Shakespeare criticism. Each volume is devoted to a theme, or play, or group of plays, as well as including a number of articles not on the theme; each also contains a section of reviews of that year's textual and critical studies, and of the year's major British performances.
Digital reference collection containing over 400 full text encyclopedias, almanacs, handbooks, and specialized reference books. Search for articles across all the books in the database or browse through specialized subject specific encyclopedias. All articles are also indexed in the library's primary catalog, OneSearch.
This free Career information handbook from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics describes the activities, working conditions, educational requirements, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations. The Occupation Finder allows you to sort jobs by level of education required for entry. Print edition located in Reference [Call Number: HF5382.5.U5O3].
A collection of electronic reference books and encyclopedias from Salem Press, including materials in literature, history, science, health, and careers. Includes the Critical Survey of Long Fiction and the Critical Survey of Short Fiction. Particularly strong in history and in Earth and environmental sciences.