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Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines
Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields
Biographical and contextual information on notable people throughout history
|Coronavirus Research Database
Including coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak, this database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses.
Explore the online Britannica for general information organized for different reading levels, as well as dictionaries, thesauri, and atlases.
|Environmental Studies and Policy
Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more
|Gardening, Landscape, and Horticulture
Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more
|NYT & other Newspapers and Magazines through Gale|
Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.
|Science in Context
Academic articles, videos, experiments, and more
To being your search, enter “Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners” as your institution. The database indexes hundreds of peer-reviewed journals, including New England Journal of Medicine (3 month delay) and the Journal of Nutrition, Lancet etc. Many journals are up to present day, some are only archival.
|US History in Context
Academic articles, videos, primary documents, and more on topics in U.S. history
|Vocations and Career Research
Articles on job searching, building a career, and more
|World History in Context
Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in world history
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