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Formally Gale Virtual Reference Library, Gale eBooks is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).
World History Encyclopedias
Encyclopedias are a great way to get started on a research project! They can help you aquire background information on your topic and lead you in new directions of research.
U.S. Historical Encyclopedias