E-Resources by Subject

AP Stylebook Online
Dictionaries of Authors' Biographies – Biographical information and critical analysis
Citation Help

Colleges & Careers
College Source Online – Information about colleges and universities
Occupational Outlook Handbook – Detailed career information


Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Gale Virtual Reference Library – Encyclopedias & dictionaries on all subjects
Merriam--Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus
Oxford English Dictionary - OED  - Historical dictionary of the English language including the development of words from the earliest times to the present
World Factbook - Information about a country's population, ethnicity, politics and economics

Policy & Law
CQ Researcher (Congressional Quarterly) - In-depth analysis of current and controversial issues
Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)

Public Health
Magill’s Medical Guide - Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works.
The Merck Manuals

Statistics & Data
CountryWatch and CountryWatch Data– Current and historical economic, health, demographic, human development, and environmental information along with ten years of data
County & City Data Book - Demographic and vital statistics, employment, education, government housing, production and weather data
Rand California - An online source on public policy and economics
Roper Center Public Opinion Archives – Survey & polling results on many topics
Statistical Abstract of the United States 
U. S. Census Bureau