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A kid-friendly streaming video collection that includes over 11,000 fun and informative titles covering music and arts, nature, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading and writing and more for children of all ages. View live-action nature programs, educational specials and animated shows featuring some classic characters (and new favorites).
Update your family tree or learn more about your background through Census data, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.
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Provides thorough coverage of the pre-modern world—from prehistory through the 1500s—with special focus on the ancient Near East, Egypt, Greece, and Rome; ancient and medieval Africa, Asia, and the Americas; and medieval Europe and the Islamic World. Users can search by era, civilization and region.
Browse through and search news articles covering business and industry or locate detailed information about companies from over 1,000 business publications dating back to 1985. The database is updated daily and also includes 10,000 substantial company profiles via Datamonitor.
The comparison shopper’s premier publication offers up-to-date reviews of gadgets, appliances, home goods, services and vehicles. Use this database to search current and past issues for articles that provide reviews and ratings. Full text articles date back to 1991.
This guide offers an overview of New jersey divorce proceedings and includes guidance to help you understand the divorce process, file for divorce on your own, and respond if you are sued for divorce. For an additional $25 fee to the site, one can receive a copy of the forms and more in-depth information
This database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. It covers the history of European exploration, portrayals of Native American peoples, and other works produced in Europe that make some mention of the discovery and emerging awareness of the Americas
Designed for high school students, researchers can look up biographies, articles on current events, or encyclopedia entries. The homepage features collections—arts and literature, biography, business and careers, current events, geography and culture, health, history and social science, and science and math—so users can easily browse by topic.
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