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Research: Arts and Music

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary

America the Beautiful (Now part of Scholastic Go!)

American Music

Arts eBooks

Ask Me Everything: Facts, Stats, Lists, Records, and More

Biography in Context

Brainfuse HelpNow

CK-12 (California Free Digital Textbooks Initiative)

Classical Music Library


Contemporary World Music

CQ Press Congress Collection


Descriptionary: A Thematic Dictionary

Encyclopaedia Britannica Escolar en Línea

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online



Freegal Music

Granger's World of Poetry

Green's Dictionary of Slang

Grove - Oxford Music Online

Health and Fitness eBooks

History and Biography eBooks

Jazz Music Library


Lands and Peoples (Now Part of Scholastic Go!)

LearningExpress Library

Legal eBooks

Literary Reference Center Plus

Literature Criticism Online

Literature eBooks Concerts, Operas, and Ballets Live and On Demand


National Geographic

National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World

New York Times Online (instructions in description)

New York Times: Historic Issues

NoveList Plus

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Our Language Learning Collection

Oxford English Dictionary


Philosophy & Religion eBooks

Popular Music Library

PressReader (formerly PressDisplay)

Princeton Companion to Mathematics

RBdigital Magazines (formerly Zinio)

Rosetta Stone (instructions in description)

Safari Tech Books Online

San Jose Mercury News (1985 - Current)

San Jose Mercury News Historical Archive (1886-1922)

Science eBooks

Science Online

Skillsoft Books (formerly Books 24x7 IT Pro)

Smithsonian Global Sound

Social Science eBooks

Staywell Knowledgebase

The Great Courses


U.S. History in Context

Universal Class

World Book Encyclopedia

World History in Context