Countries and Their Cultures

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library focuses on cultures and countries around the world. Entries contain descriptive summaries of the country in question, including demographic, historical, cultural, economic, religious, and political information.

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General OneFile

Description: A one stop source for news, magazine and journal articles on a wide range of subjects. Millions of full text articles available as PDF and HTML, many with images. Updated daily.

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JISC FE Custom News

Description: JISC FE Custom News (formerly InfoTrac Full Text Newspaper Database) provides access to over 40 full text regional, national and international newspapers and over 8,500,000 articles. Updated daily the content includes newspapers such as The Times, The Independent, Daily Mail, Scotsman, and Washington Times.

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Newspaper Database

Description: JISC FE Custom News (formerly InfoTrac Full Text Newspaper Database) provides access to over 40 full text regional, national and international newspapers and over 8,500,000 articles. Updated daily the content includes newspapers such as The Times, The Independent, Daily Mail, Scotsman, and Washington Times.

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Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library presents easy-to-understand information on 200 countries and dependencies from around the world. Entries discuss a variety of topics in detail, from banking and securities to climate, from government data to demographic statistics. Also includes biographical essays on national leaders.

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