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  • Arts & Culture

    Arts & Culture

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

  • 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

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.  Icon
  • Business

    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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • DemographicsNow

    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.

  • 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.

  • Entrepreneurship

    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

  • 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.

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5 Icon
Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.  Icon
Everyday Finance, ed. , v.  Icon
From Green Industries to Green Jobs, ed. , v.  Icon
Gale Business Insights Handbook of Social Media Marketing, ed. , v.  Icon
Green Property, ed. 2, v.  Icon
How to Understand Business Finance, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Readymade Job Search Letters, ed. 4, v.  Icon
Successful Interviewing and Recruitment, ed. , v.  Icon
The Growing Business Handbook, ed. 11, v.  Icon
Ultimate Interview, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Ultimate Job Search, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Winning New Business, ed. , v.  Icon
  • Career Transitions

    Career Transitions

    Leverage guidance and tools to explore a new career. Walk through a five-step job search process from beginning to end.

    Identify jobs, create resumes and find education/training programs.

  • 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.

  • 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 Library Jobs

    Florida Library Jobs

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

  • 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.

  • Plan Your Career

    Plan Your Career

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

A-Z of Careers & Jobs, ed. 15, v.  Icon
Alphabetter, ed. , v.  Icon
Career Information Center, ed. 10, v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Casinos and Casino Hotels, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Conservation and the Environment, ed. , v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Journalism, ed. , v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Radio, ed. , v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Real Estate, ed. , v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in Science, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Career Opportunities in the Retail and Wholesale Industry, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Enough is Enough, ed. , v.  Icon
Game On, ed. , v.  Icon
How Do Computers Follow Instructions?, ed. , v.  Icon
How Do Molecules Stay Together?, ed. , v.  Icon
IQ and Aptitude Tests, ed. , v.  Icon
Joy, ed. , v.  Icon
Next Best Thing, ed. , v.  Icon
Not Opposites, ed. , v.  Icon
Peace, ed. , v.  Icon
Peterson's Master the GED® Test 2014, ed. 28, v.  Icon
Police in Our School, ed. , v.  Icon
School Bus Safety, ed. , v.  Icon
Stripe Monkey Sleeps Over, ed. , v.  Icon
The Aptitude Test Workbook, ed. , v.  Icon
The Lockdown Drill, ed. , v.  Icon
The Peace Dragon, ed. , v.  Icon
Who Let the Dog In?, ed. , v.  Icon
Words, ed. , v.  Icon
  • 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

  • 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

  • Psychology

    Psychology

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

    Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, 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

  • 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.

  • Florida Newspaper Database

    Florida Newspaper Database

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

    Florida Newspaper Database

  • 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 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 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Plan Your Career

    Plan Your Career

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

  • 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 Information

    Florida Information

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

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Arts & Culture

    Arts & Culture

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

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • Elementary

    Elementary

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

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

  • Psychology

    Psychology

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

    Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, 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

Employment, ed. , v.  Icon
Help! I Can't Swim! A Story about Safety in Water, ed. , v.  Icon
Personal Finance, ed. , v.  Icon
  • Health and Wellness

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Psychology

    Psychology

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

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

  • 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

Medicine, Health, and Bioethics: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 3, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health, ed. 2, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Diets, ed. 2, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness, ed. , v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders, ed. 3, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 3, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Neurological Disorders, ed. 2, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3, v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Prescription Drugs, ed. , v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health, ed. , v.  Icon
The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.  Icon
  • DPLA

    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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

American Buyers, ed. , v.  Icon
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1 Icon
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American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.  Icon
Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.  Icon
Bioethics, ed. 4, v.  Icon
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th-Century America, ed. , v.  Icon
Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.  Icon
Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.  Icon
Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of the American Revolution: Library of Military History, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, ed. , v.  Icon
Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.  Icon
Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.  Icon
Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.  Icon
Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Global Events, ed. , v.  Icon
Helping a Friend in an Abusive Relationship, ed. , v.  Icon
History Behind the Headlines, ed. , v.  Icon
History in Dispute, ed. , v. 1 Icon
I Have Been Bullied. Now What?, ed. , v.  Icon
I'm Suicidal. Now What?, ed. , v.  Icon
Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Landmarks of the American Revolution: Library of Military History, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Living with an Illness in the Family, ed. , v.  Icon
Mourning a Death in the Family, ed. , v.  Icon
Self-Harm, ed. , v.  Icon
Sexual Assault and Abuse, ed. , v.  Icon
Social Networking, ed. , v.  Icon
Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.  Icon
Surviving Family Violence, ed. , v.  Icon
UXL American Decades, ed. , v.  Icon
Working with Your School to Create a Safe Environment, ed. , v.  Icon
Worldmark Modern Conflict and Diplomacy, ed. , v.  Icon
Your Friends and Your Family, ed. , v.  Icon
  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

American Law Yearbook, ed. , v.  Icon
Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.  Icon
Crime and Punishment in America Reference Library, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, ed. 3, v.  Icon
Government, Politics, and Protest: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Supreme Court Drama, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
  • 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.

  • LitFinder

    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.

American History Through Literature 1820-1870, ed. , v.  Icon
American History Through Literature 1870-1920, ed. , v.  Icon
Positively Purple, ed. , v.  Icon
  • 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

  • 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

Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.  Icon
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Holidays, ed. , v.  Icon
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 6, v.  Icon
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 6, v.  Icon
  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

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

    Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

  • 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

  • Science

    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.

  • Psychology

    Psychology

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

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

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.  Icon
Biology, ed. , v.  Icon
Climate Change, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics, ed. , v.  Icon
Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.  Icon
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. , v.  Icon
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. , v.  Icon
Mathematics, ed. , v.  Icon
Real-Life Math, ed. , v.  Icon
Science in Dispute, ed. , v. 1 Icon
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Science of Everyday Things, ed. , v.  Icon
Scientific Thought, ed. , v.  Icon
Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.  Icon
UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues, ed. , v.  Icon
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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