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Sanborn Maps
View Sanborn fire insurance maps for U.S. cities and towns from 1867 - 1970. These documents are invaluable primary resource material for historical and genealogical research.

Science in Context
An engaging online experience for those seeking information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. *Supporting high school curricula and university coursework.

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A fun and friendly interface for younger users that makes it easy to search by providing visual cues to help with keyword or topic searches. Includes Teacher Resources, an encyclopedia, dictionary, and over 235,000 dynamic and education images.

SIRS Discoverer
An award-winning general reference resource for beginning learners and researchers in grades 1-9.

SIRS Knowledge Source
Articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues. Content is carefully selected according to strict criteria with regard to content and age appropriateness.
 Access to SIRS Issues Researcher ceased on July 1, 2015

Small Business Resource Center
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

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Smithsonian Collections Online
The full archive of Smithsonian Magazine and Air & Space Magazine presenting unique and comprehensive insight into history, science, nature, the arts, innovation, technology, and world culture.

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Stat!Ref - connect in library | connect remotely
A collection of nearly three dozen nursing, health care, and pharmacy resources. Stat!Ref includes full-text journals, evidence-based, point-of-care and authoritative resources. Access via desktop or wireless device.
 Remote users - click on the link to Stat!Ref under the 'health' heading on the home access menu.

Statistical Insight
Access to State, Federal, and International statistical publications and the content of the Statistical Abstract of the United States.
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Student Research Center
A friendly, easy to use interface to a broad array of topics, specifically designed for students in grades 6 through 12.

Student Resource Center Jr.
A premium selection of reference material, more than 340 full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. For middle school age researchers.

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Student Resources in Context
Provides holistic topic perspectives by integrating reference, news, and magazine articles as well as a wide variety of multimedia content such as videos and images.

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