How to Use DHS Library Databases


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ABC-CLIO

eBooks on WWII, Native Americans, African American history, unsolved mysteries of history, world disasters, plus current issues like racism, genetic testing, and gun control

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ABDO

ABDO eBook

An up-to-date collection of nonfiction eBooks to help Eng11 and Research & Writing students succeed with their papers and projects

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E library logoeLibrary

A massive collection of magazine articles and digital content on all subjects for student researchers

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FactCite logoFactCite

Up-to-date, easy-to-read biographies

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Find It Virginia logoFind It Virginia

Huge database with information on all topics, including reference book entries, magazine and news articles, photos, radio transcripts, etc.

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Gale in Context HS iconGale in Context High School

Vast database with general information, including reference book entries, magazine articles, literary criticism, photos, radio transcripts, etc.

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Gale Online Resources logoGale Online Resources

Collection of specialized databases

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Gale Virtual Reference Library logoGale Virtual Reference Library

eBooks on literature, psychology, oceanography, WWII, the Holocaust, medicine, and more

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Health wellness rc logoHealth and Wellness

Specialized medical database for both consumers and professionals

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Infobase eBooks logoInfobase eBooks

eBook articles on WWII, Native Americans, famous trials, and great disasters

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Mackin ebooksMackinVIA eBooks

Hundreds of fiction and nonfiction eBooks, including the VRC collection

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Salem Online logoSalem Online

Easy-to-use eBook articles on African American history/biographies, world events/people from the 18th century to current times, 20th century decades, environmental issues, health guides, infectious diseases, pandemics, addictions, and literature

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Sirs discovererSIRS Discoverer

Especially designed to help beginning researchers by providing easy access to magazines, newspapers, images, and more

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SIRSissuesresearcherSIRS Issues Researcher

A pro/con database on current, controversial issues – highly recommended for Research & Writing topics!

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TERC iconTesting and Education Reference Center

Practice tests, tutorials, and downloadable books to prep for the PSAT, SAT, ACT, ASVAB, GRE, and more

 

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Collage of driving signsVirginia Driving Tests

Resources and practice tests to help students prepare

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