Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias

Available in the Library Available  from Home Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol and Addictive Behavior (in-library and home access)
Explores the social, medical, legal and political issues related to drugs and alcohol and associated behaviors. Includes emerging topics and developments in the many fields of addiction studies.
Available in the Library Available  from Home Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy (in-library and home access)
Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage.
Available in the Library Available  from Home Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity (in-library and home access)
This encyclopedia spans the globe to explain the issues behind crimes against humanity and human rights issues as they relate to individual countries and the world at large. It traces the history of events that qualify as genocide and crimes against humanity, profiles perpetrators and heroes, and explains international laws and law proceedings aimed at ending genocide and crimes against humanity.
Available in the Library Available  from Home Encyclopedia of India (in-library and home access)
A four-volume survey of the history, cultures, geography and religions of India from ancient times to the present day. Includes more than 600 entries, arranged alphabetically. For students and general readers.
Available in            the LibraryAvailable from HomeFunk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
(in-library and home access)
Available in the Library Available  from Home World Book Advanced (in-library and home access)
World Book Advanced includes the entire World Book Encyclopedia, an atlas, a dictionary, and local and country research guides, along with thousands of ebooks and primary sources designed for high school and college students.
Available in the Library Available  from Home World Book Info Finder (in-library and home access)
World Book Info Finder includes content and features designed for school-aged patrons’ homework and research needs. Based on the World Book Encyclopedia, the site features rich collections of multimedia on a variety of topics, science fair projects; a Biography Center; links to world newspapers, correlations to curriculum standards, 21st century research guides, and much more.
Available in the Library Available  from Home World Book Student (in-library and home access)
World Book Student includes the articles of the World Book Encyclopedia, a Biography Center, dictionary, atlas, an extensive multimedia collection, thousands of editor-selected Web sites, correlations to curriculum standards, and much more.
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