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(U.S.) History in Context

Covers themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.

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(World) History in Context

Reaches back nearly 5,000 years to chronicle the rise and fall of cultures and societies across all continents and eras. Includes rare primary sources and reliable references.

Tutorial:

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19th Century U.S. Newspapers

Provides access to approximately 1.7 million pages (over 28 million articles) of primary source newspaper content from the 19th-century, featuring full-text content and images from numerous newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S. (This database is supported by the Pikes Peak Genealogical Society.)

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A to Z

Looking for the full text of a magazine article? Search A to Z by magazine title to see if the full text is included in one of our databases, then click on the link to find the article.

Serial Solutions

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier

Contains full text for more than 2,000 journals, including more than 1,550 peer-reviewed titles. This multi-disciplinary database covers virtually every area of academic study.

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All-In-One Search

Search a number of databases covering a variety of topics.

Ebsco

AllData

AllData (All Data) provides current and comprehensive automotive repair information including engine-specific diagnostic and repair procedures, electrical diagrams, maintenance schedules and more. This database requires IE, Firefox, or Opera.

ImportantThis database is only available at the East, Penrose, Fountain, Ruth Holley, and Sand Creek Branches.
AllData LLC

Alternative Energy

Introduces students to issues surrounding both current energy sources and alternative energy options.

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America's News

Includes the complete electronic editions of more than 2,000 U.S. newspapers and news video clips including The Gazette.

NewsBank

America's Top-Rated Cities

Includes current, comprehensive statistical information on top-rated U.S. cities.

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America's Top-Rated Smaller Cities

Designed to provide current, concise statistical profiles of top U.S. cities with populations between 25,000 and 99,999.

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American Ancestors

Research family history in the New England area using hundreds of databases of the New England Historic Genealogical Society, the oldest genealogical society in the United States.

ImportantThis database is only available at the 1905 Carnegie Library.
New England Historic Genealogical Society

American Civil War Reference Library

Offers comprehensive and wide-ranging research options on this compelling era of American history.

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American Decades (1900-1999)

Covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999.

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American Decades (2000-2009)

Covers 21st-century events and social history beginning in 2000 and ending in 2009.

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American Decades Primary Sources

Cross-disciplinary source spanning the 20th century.

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American Home Front in World War II

Examines the effect of World War II on people living in America.

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American Revolution Reference Library

Supplies in-depth information about the American Revolution that students and researchers need for class assignments and reports.

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Ancestry Library Edition

ProQuest has partnered with MyFamily.com to create Ancestry Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today with unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom.

ImportantThis database is not available outside of Library facilities.

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ProQuest

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library

Examines the ancient civilizations of Iraq, Egypt, India, China, Central America and other regions.

Gale eBook

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

Profiles milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion.

Gale eBook

Automotive Repair Center

Automotive Repair Center

Provides information from manuals on automotive repair.

Tutorials:

Adobe Flash
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Biography in Context

Biographies of contemporary and historical figures.

Tutorials:

Navigating the home page:
http://www.gale.cengage.com/media/training/In_Context/bio_home/bio_home.htm

Searching:
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Business Plans Handbook

Examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans. Includes a collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America.

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Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier

Provides full text for nearly 1,100 business publications, including full text for nearly 500 peer-reviewed business publications with some titles dating back to 1985.

Tutorial:

Business Searching Interface – Tutorial – PowerPoint
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BusinessDecision

GIS data, reports, and maps providing consumer market, market segmentation, and demographic data.

CivicTechnologies

Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of American Government

Presents easy to understand information about the inner workings of the federal government.

Gale eBook

Chemical Elements: From Carbon to Krypton

In-depth, current, and accurate information on 112 known chemical elements.

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Cities of the World

A compilation of current information on cultural, geographic, and political conditions in 193 countries and their cities covering six continents, based on the Department of State's Post Reports.

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Cold War Reference Library

Covers the Cold War period between the Western powers and the Communist bloc - from the end of World War II through 1989.

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Colonial America Reference Library

Provides students with comprehensive information on the Colonial American period.

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Colorado Grants Guide

Provides training, technical assistance and consultation to nonprofits and community-based organizations in Colorado and across the country.

ImportantThis database is only available at the East Library and Penrose Library.
Community Resource Center

Computer Database

Computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

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Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete

A comprehensive full-text resource for consumer-oriented health content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Ebsco

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Find product reviews and ratings on thousands of products. Click on the full-text link to search.

Ebsco

Countries and Their Cultures

Presents the cultural similarities within a country that set it apart from others.

Gale eBook

Crime & Punishment in the United States

Examines the core aspects of criminal justice. Essays focus on types of crimes, apprehension of wrongdoers, criminal trials, and types of punishment.

Gale eBook

CultureGrams Online

Includes over 200 reports on countries and cultures and state reports outlining the diversity and history of each U.S. state and the District of Columbia. Designed for upper elementary-aged children.

Short Video Tutorial

ProQuest

DearReader

Sign up for an online book club. Each day, Monday through Friday, you will be emailed a portion of a book that takes about five minutes to read. If you like the book, you can put it on hold to read in its entirety.

DearReader

Dictionary of American History

Serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history.

Gale eBook

Digital Photograph Archives

Contains images depicting Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak region, Colorado, the Rocky Mountain West and the Southwest. Images "born digital" increasingly are being added to the collections.

PPLD

Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library

Provides a comprehensive overview of the history of the regions of the American continents.

Gale eBook

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

World Book

Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine

Presents current, unbiased information on alternative and complementary medical practices.

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Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

A three-volume survey of clothing, costume and fashion, presented through 640 essays, arranged alphabetically.

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Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

A three-volume survey of food and its place in human culture and society.

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Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes

Provides detailed studies of tribes from all over the United States and Canada, including small tribes and some that no longer exist.

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Encyclopedia of Popular Culture

Includes more than 2,700 signed essays ranging from 500 to 2,500 words, written by subject experts and edited to form a consistent, readable, and straightforward reference.

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Encyclopedia of Religion

Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life.

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Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics

Considers both the professional ethics of science and technology, and the ethical and political issues raised by science and technology.

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