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ABC-CLIO E-book CollectionHistory & literature eBooks, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.
Biography Reference CenterWarning! More than 450,000 biographies, including actors, authors, explorers, historical figures, inventors, musicians, Presidents of the United States, scientists and many others.
CQ Researcher OnlineReports on issues shaping our world, with in-depth coverage of political and social issues, such as health, education, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy.
eBooks on EBSCOhostOver 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.
ebrary Academic and Public Library CompleteNew! Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.
Funk and Wagnalls New World EncyclopediaWarning! Covers topics such as presidents, history, science, and literature.
Kids SearchWarning! For grades 3 and up. Search magazines, newspapers, and books on a variety of topics such as history, science, literature, and current events.
LearningExpress LibraryPractice tests and self-paced courses for students & adult learners. ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT, resume and cover letter writing courses and more.
Literary Reference Center PlusWarning! Articles and criticisms, including biographies, interviews, novels, short stories, poems, peer-reviewed articles, and literary magazines.
MAS CompleteWarning! For high school and junior college students. Includes magazines, original historical documents, including The Bill of Rights, The Constitution, The Federalist Papers and the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Charts, tables, and graphs.
NC LIVE Video CollectionOnline videos from PBS including Ken Burns documentaries, Masterpiece Theater, Scientific American, American Experience, and more.
NCPediaInformation about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.
NoveList K-8 PlusWarning! Reader's advisory service for fiction and nonfiction titles, designed to support the curriculum and kids’ pleasure reading. Searchable by author, title, series name, plot, and lexile level. Includes author read-alikes and lists of award-winners.
One Click AudioDownloadable audio books on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with most iPods and WMA compatible MP3 players.
Points of ViewWarning! Provides students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Covers more than 280 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. 
ProQuest CentralNew! General reference database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.
ProQuest NewsstandNew! News content from many national and international newspapers, newswires and selected news magazines.
ProQuest Research LibraryNew! General reference database from business and political science to literature and psychology scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and daily news content, accessible to readers and researchers at every level.
Science Reference CenterWarning! Science encyclopedias, reference books, and magazines covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, life science, physics, and more.
SearchasaurusWarning! K-5 students can search magazines, newspapers, and books on a variety of topics such as history, science, books, and current events.
SIRS Knowledge Source PackageNew! Articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework.
Student Research Center (SRC)Warning! Magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, images, and encyclopedias on health, science, literature, current events, history, and more.
TOPICsearchWarning! Current events, controversial issues, and discussion topics including energy and environment, gay rights, global warming, gun control, immigration, and human rights.

Articles

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CQ Researcher OnlineReports on issues shaping our world, with in-depth coverage of political and social issues, such as health, education, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy.
Kids SearchWarning! For grades 3 and up. Search magazines, newspapers, and books on a variety of topics such as history, science, literature, and current events.
Literary Reference Center PlusWarning! Articles and criticisms, including biographies, interviews, novels, short stories, poems, peer-reviewed articles, and literary magazines.
MAS CompleteWarning! For high school and junior college students. Includes magazines, original historical documents, including The Bill of Rights, The Constitution, The Federalist Papers and the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Charts, tables, and graphs.
Points of ViewWarning! Provides students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Covers more than 280 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. 
ProQuest CentralNew! General reference database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.
ProQuest NewsstandNew! News content from many national and international newspapers, newswires and selected news magazines.
ProQuest Research LibraryNew! General reference database from business and political science to literature and psychology scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and daily news content, accessible to readers and researchers at every level.
Science Reference CenterWarning! Science encyclopedias, reference books, and magazines covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, life science, physics, and more.
SearchasaurusWarning! K-5 students can search magazines, newspapers, and books on a variety of topics such as history, science, books, and current events.
SIRS Knowledge Source PackageNew! Articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework.
Student Research Center (SRC)Warning! Magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, images, and encyclopedias on health, science, literature, current events, history, and more.
TOPICsearchWarning! Current events, controversial issues, and discussion topics including energy and environment, gay rights, global warming, gun control, immigration, and human rights.

Audio Books

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One Click AudioDownloadable audio books on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with most iPods and WMA compatible MP3 players.

eBooks

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ABC-CLIO E-book CollectionHistory & literature eBooks, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.
eBooks on EBSCOhostOver 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.
ebrary Academic and Public Library CompleteNew! Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.
Literary Reference Center PlusWarning! Articles and criticisms, including biographies, interviews, novels, short stories, poems, peer-reviewed articles, and literary magazines.

Encyclopedias

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Funk and Wagnalls New World EncyclopediaWarning! Covers topics such as presidents, history, science, and literature.
NCPediaInformation about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.
SIRS Knowledge Source PackageNew! Articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework.

Videos

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NC LIVE Video CollectionOnline videos from PBS including Ken Burns documentaries, Masterpiece Theater, Scientific American, American Experience, and more.