Reference Books

 

American History Resources
Search here to learn more about people, events, places & more that make up America's history.

  Concise Dictionary of First Names
Search the Concise Dictionary of First Names to find out what your name really means or to choose the name for your new baby.
  Contemporary Research Topics (selected eBooks)
Looking for sources on today's hot research topics: immigration, school bullying, poverty, dress codes, drugs, social networking, animal welfare, stem cell research, students' rights, welfare, and more? Then this is the search for you!
  Famous Quotes & Authors
Famous Quotes & Authors is the most complete and useful Quotations web resource. There are over 25,000 quotes included from over 6,700 famous authors. You can browse popular quotes or you can search for quotes by topic, author or keyword.
GVRL Gale Virtual Reference Library
The reference books in this online collection are available to be viewed 24x7 on any computer with an internet connection. Reference books are included in the following subject areas: History, Environment, Biographies, Cultures around the World, Religion, Law, Literature, Science and more.
  Holiday Customs around the World (selected eReference books)
Search here to find information on holiday customs from around the world.
  Life in America - the 1900's through the 1990's (selected eReference books)
Want to know what life was like in America during the 1900's through the 1990's? Start here.
  Merriam Webster Online
Merriam Webster Online allows you to find dictionary definitions, use an online thesaurus and more.
  Religion Reference eBook Collection (selected Reference eBooks)
Research all of our online religion reference books with one search.