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Covering over 600,000 people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, Biography in Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine articles, videos, audio podcasts, and images.
 

Track what you've read, browse authors and titles, and get recommendations for what to read next.


 

Find a new career, search for jobs, get tips on writing resumes and cover letters, and prepare for interviews.


 

ChiltonLibrary provides access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the road today as well as many new vehicles.
*Ritzville Classic Car Club sponsors this resource
 

Culturegrams has reports for all 50 states, over 200 countries, and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories, plus photos from around the globe.


 

With thousands of articles, maps, photos, and videos covering topics like the arts, history, math, science, language arts, and sports, eLibrary was created specifically for K-12 students.
 

A one-stop source for news and articles on a wide range of topics: business, current events, economics, education, the environment, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, sports, technology, and more.
 

History Study Center is a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.


 

Kids InfoBits is content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use and features age-appropriate and reliable information, perfect for today's young learners.

 

With thousands of pro/con viewpoints and topic overviews, Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers today’s hottest social issues from capital punishment to immigration to violent video games.
 

Learn Spanish, French, German, and Mandarin or take ESL courses.



 

Find retail and auction prices for collectibles, jewelry, coins, stamps, toys, sports cards, art, antiques, and more.


 

Created for K-12 students for general homework help, ProQuest has articles from over 2,000 newspapers and magazines covering everything from science and math to sports and culture.

 

With over 3,000 author biographies and critical analysis essays, ProQuest Learning Literature is where students come for information on the authors they study in class and read at home.

 

Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including writing a business plan, financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes.
 

Small Business Resource Center -- perfect for public and academic libraries, chambers of commerce and small business development centers -- covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes. - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=%22small\+business%22||361304629114415724214134261341992701636&N=197&Ntk=APG||P_EPI&Ntx=mode\+matchallpartial/#sthash.hGWJzywL.dpuf
Small Business Resource Center -- perfect for public and academic libraries, chambers of commerce and small business development centers -- covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes. - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=%22small\+business%22||361304629114415724214134261341992701636&N=197&Ntk=APG||P_EPI&Ntx=mode\+matchallpartial/#sthash.hGWJzywL.dpuf
covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=%22small\+business%22||361304629114415724214134261341992701636&N=197&Ntk=APG||P_EPI&Ntx=mode\+matchallpartial/#sthash.hGWJzywL.dpuf
covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=%22small\+business%22||361304629114415724214134261341992701636&N=197&Ntk=APG||P_EPI&Ntx=mode\+matchallpartial/#sthash.hGWJzywL.dpuf
covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=%22small\+business%22||361304629114415724214134261341992701636&N=197&Ntk=APG||P_EPI&Ntx=mode\+matchallpartial/#sthash.hGWJzywL.dpuf

A one-stop source for students on a wide range of topics including biographies, geography, history, science and health, sports, business and economics, government, literature and the arts, social issues, and world cultures and religion.
 

Research diseases and conditions, and find health and medical information targeted specifically to teens.


 

With SIRS Discoverer, you can learn animal and country facts, stay on top of current events, discover science fair projects, and read non-fiction books.

 

Test prep books and over 300 practice tests and courses for the SATs, ACTS, PSATs, AP exams, GRE, GED, real estate, cosmetology, military, and more.

 

U.S. History in Context provides a complete overview of our nation’s past that covers the most-studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, people, and more.

Find and download free, editable forms that are used statewide in Washington Courts.


 

World History in Context provides an overview of world history that covers the most-studied events, periods, cultures, civilizations, religions, conflicts, wars, ideologies, cultural movements, people, and more.


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