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  • Academic OneFile

    Academic OneFile

    Quickly access articles from a database of scholarly journals and other trusted periodicals. Best for academic research.

    Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

  • Academic OneFile Select

    Academic OneFile Select

    Research academic topics ranging from art and literature to economics and the sciences. Ideal for smaller academic libraries.

    Scholarly journals and periodicals across academic disciplines.

  • Agriculture


    Access current and authoritative periodical content covering agriculture and its related fields.

    Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

  • Introduction to U.S. History: The Civil War

    Introduction to U.S. History: The Civil War

    Primary source documents specific to the American Civil War from Gale Primary Sources: Archives Unbound. Supports academic research.

    Subject-specific collections support multidisciplinary research and targeted needs.

  • Arts & Culture

    Arts & Culture

    View over 250,000 works of art from over 250 of the world’s most renown museums.

  • Books & Authors

    Books & Authors

    Answer the age-old question, “What do I read next?” Search and match reading interests to books, authors, genres, or topics.

    Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

  • Business


    Understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through leading business and trade publications. Updated daily.

    Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

  • Business Insights: Essentials

    Business Insights: Essentials

    Find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data and in-depth reports.

    News, stats and reports provide in-depth coverage of companies and industries.

  • Communications and Mass Media

    Communications and Mass Media

    Search millions of articles covering all aspects of communications, including advertising, public relations and more.

    Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

  • Computer Science

    Computer Science

    Access leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications and electronics industries.

    News and reviews on electronics, engineering, communications and more.

  • Criminal Justice

    Criminal Justice

    Comprehensive periodical content for researchers studying law, law enforcement, forensic science, terrorism and more.

    Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

  • Culinary Arts

    Culinary Arts

    Find a variety of information from major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as key reference titles.

    Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

  • DPLA


    The Digital Public Library of America provides access to primary and secondary online resources held by America’s libraries, archives, museums and other cultural heritage organizations.

  • DemographicsNow


    Gain consumer and market insight from highly detailed demographic data on millions of U.S. businesses and consumers.

    Robust U.S. demographic data delivers consumer and market insight.

  • Diversity Studies

    Diversity Studies

    Access a range of periodical content to explore cultural differences, contributions and influences in the global community.

    Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

  • Economics and Theory

    Economics and Theory

    Discover content useful for starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends and more.

    Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

  • Educator's Reference Complete

    Educator's Reference Complete

    Gain insight on issues in administration, funding and policy. Best for educators, administrators and education students.

    Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

  • Elementary


    Introduce elementary students to database searching with resources featuring age-appropriate, curriculum-related content.

    Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

  • Employ Florida Market Place

    Employ Florida Market Place

    Employ Florida Marketplace is your one-stop online resource for job listings, education and training opportunities, career building assistance and much more.

  • Employ Florida Market Place

    Employ Florida Market Place

    Get advice about your resume, apply for jobs, and research careers. Employ Florida is your online resource for employment.

  • Entrepreneurship


    Learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles and more.

    Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

  • Environmental Studies and Policy

    Environmental Studies and Policy

    Investigate environmental issues with diverse perspectives from the scientific community, policymakers and corporate interests.

    Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

  • Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

    Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

    Teaching and learning resources from federal agencies.

  • Fine Arts

    Fine Arts

    Search millions of articles about drama, music, art history and filmmaking. Diverse resource for serious fine arts students.

    Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields

  • Florida Department of State

    Florida Department of State

    The Florida Department of State manages our state's elections, corporations, historical and cultural resources and our libraries.

  • Florida History Day Resources

    Florida History Day Resources

    Access to online resources relating to the current History Day theme available from the State Library & Archives of Florida.

  • Florida Information

    Florida Information

    Need information on Florida? Our lists of websites help get you the information you need.

  • Florida Job Search Resources

    Florida Job Search Resources

    These resources will help you research job openings, create a great resume, apply for jobs and research labor market trends.

  • Florida Kids

    Florida Kids

    Need help with your Florida projects and assignments? Learn about Florida's people from 12,000 years ago to the present, people of all cultures who have made our state their home, and other Florida facts. You can also find out Florida's state symbols like the state bird or the state song.

  • Florida Library Jobs

    Florida Library Jobs

    Search for open positions or create an account to post a resume.

  • Florida Library Youth Program

    Florida Library Youth Program

    Support for the youth services staff of Florida libraries. Provides online training, support for summer reading, early learning resources and more.

  • Florida Memory

    Florida Memory

    Florida Memory is a digital outreach program providing free online access to select archival resources from collections housed in the State Library and Archives of Florida.

  • Florida Memory Classroom

    Florida Memory Classroom

    The Online Classroom helps educators use photographs, documents, sound recordings and film footage from the State Library and Archives of Florida.

  • Florida Newspaper Database

    Florida Newspaper Database

    Full-text journals with a focus on the State of Florida.

    Florida Newspaper Database

  • Florida Small Business Development Center Network

    Florida Small Business Development Center Network

    The Florida Small Business Development Center Network delivers consulting, training and information to help businesses succeed and create positive impact for the Florida economy.

  • Gale Health and Wellness

    Gale Health and Wellness

    Search a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to alternative medical practices.

    Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more.

  • Gale Literary Index

    Gale Literary Index

    Search this digital master index to find coverage of authors and works in products published by Gale.

  • Gale Primary Sources

    Gale Primary Sources

    A groundbreaking environment integrates digital collections for innovative research.

  • Gale eBooks

    Gale eBooks

    Explore this database of encyclopedias and reference sources within the Gale eBooks platform. For multidisciplinary research.

    Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

  • Gardening and Horticulture

    Gardening and Horticulture

    Find millions of articles on the practical and scientific aspects of horticulture studies. For all horticultural enthusiasts.

    Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

  • Gender Studies

    Gender Studies

    Discover balanced coverage of topics related to gender studies, family and marital issues and more.

    Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

  • General OneFile

    General OneFile

    Access general interest magazines and key serials in a single resource. Best for general research.

    Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

  • Health and Medicine

    Health and Medicine

    Find up-to-date information on a range of health care topics. Best for students, researchers and health care professionals.

    Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

  • High School Edition

    High School Edition

    Search magazines, journals, newspapers and reference on a range of topics. Best for middle- and high-school students.

    Information on high school research topics plus pop culture, sports, and more

  • Home Improvement

    Home Improvement

    Search home improvement topics such as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements and more.

    Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

  • Hospitality and Tourism

    Hospitality and Tourism

    Discover well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism industries.

    Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

  • Information Science

    Information Science

    Access articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology. Updated daily.

    Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

  • Informe Académico

    Informe Académico

    Search across full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines from and about Latin America.

    Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

  • Insurance and Liability

    Insurance and Liability

    Discover information about physical and intellectual asset protection, from individuals to multinational corporations.

    Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

  • Leadership and Management

    Leadership and Management

    Search authoritative periodical content covering topics like organizational dynamics, adult learning and more. Updated daily.

    A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

  • Library of Congress Teacher Resources

    Library of Congress Teacher Resources

    The Library of Congress offers classroom materials to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections. Find lesson plans and more to meet state standards.

  • LitFinder


    Access literary works and authors throughout history, including full-text poems, plays, short stories, speeches and more.

    Literary works, biographies, images and much more for the lit student.

  • Medline Plus

    Medline Plus

    MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world's largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

  • Merck Manuals

    Merck Manuals

    Medical information resources for both medical professionals and consumers. The manuals are created by medical experts worldwide and are editorially independent from Merck & Co.

  • Merck Veterinary Manual

    Merck Veterinary Manual

    Animal health information for students and practicing veterinarians.

  • Middle School

    Middle School

    Explore the most-studied topics including cultures, government, people, history, literature and more.

    Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers

  • Military and Intelligence

    Military and Intelligence

    Search scholarly journals, magazines and reports covering all aspects of past and present military affairs. Updated daily.

    Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

  • Nursing and Allied Health

    Nursing and Allied Health

    Research full-text titles cited in CINAHL and other resources to support specialized care, treatment and patient management.

    Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook

    Occupational Outlook Handbook

    The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics that includes information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings, and job outlook.

  • Peterson’s Career Prep

    Peterson’s Career Prep

    Learn about careers, receive personalized career recommendations, create resumes and cover letters, search for jobs, explore schools and training programs and get advice to help find a job or advance your career.

    Supports users building resumes, job hunting, or searching for new careers.

  • Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

    Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

    Access academic journals and magazines covering the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness and sports medicine.

    Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

  • Plan Your Career

    Plan Your Career

    Learn about Florida's job market and ways to prepare for a new career.

  • Pop Culture Studies

    Pop Culture Studies

    Access scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

    Articles on popular culture analysis and more

  • Popular Magazines

    Popular Magazines

    Access the most searched magazines across Gale OneFile focusing on current events, sports, science and health issues.

    The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources

  • Psychology


    Find authoritative periodical content supporting research in all fields of psychology.

    Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more

  • Religion and Philosophy

    Religion and Philosophy

    Research the impact of religion on culture throughout history, including literature, arts and language. Updated daily.

    Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

  • Sage Knowledge

    Sage Knowledge

    Access to the premier social sciences platform for SAGE and CQ Press book and reference content.

  • Science


    Access information on the latest developments across a range of scientific disciplines. Updated daily.

    Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.

  • U.S. History

    U.S. History

    Search balanced coverage of events in U.S. history. Best for novice historians and academic researchers. Updated daily.

    Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

  • U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

    U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

    The U.S. Small Business Administration provides support to small businesses and entrepreneurs. They provide information on starting and managing a business, loans and grants, and training.

  • Vocations and Careers

    Vocations and Careers

    Research a vocation, find an appropriate institution of learning and get assistance on job searches and maintaining a career.

    Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

  • War and Terrorism

    War and Terrorism

    Gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact and perception on a global scale.

    Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

  • World History

    World History

    Access balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.

    Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.