Gale Virtual Reference Library

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Database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources.
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Encyclopedias and specialized reference resources in:Arts, Biography, History, Information and Publishing, Law, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation and World, Religion, Science, Social Science

The collection includes the following titles:
An African Biographical Dictionary, 2nd ed., 2006
American Decades Primary Sources, 10v, 2004
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, 5v, 2005
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 6v, 2001
Berkshire Encyclopedia of China: Modern and Historic Views of the World's Newest and Oldest Global Power, 5v, 2009
Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, 2v, 2008
Black Literature Criticism: Classic and Emerging Authors since 1950, 2nd ed., 3v, 2008
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, 27v, 2008
Datapedia of the United States: American History in Numbers, 3rd ed., 2004
Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd ed., 22v, 2007
Encyclopedia of Black Studies, 2005
Encyclopedia of India, 4v, 2006
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, 2v, 2004
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, 2nd ed., 6v, 2008
Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, 6v, 2003
Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2nd ed., 10v, 2006
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, 3v, 2009
Encyclopedia of Religion, 2nd ed., 15v, 2005
Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, 2v, 2004
Encyclopedia of U.S. Campaigns, Elections, and Electoral Behavior, 2v, 2008
Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, & Conflict, 2nd ed., 3v, 2008
Feminism in Literature: A Gale Critical Companion, 6v, 2005
The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, 2nd ed., 5v, 2007
Gale Encyclopedia of World History: Governments, 2v, 2008
Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War, 2v, 2008
Gran Enciclopedia de España, 22v, 1990
International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd ed., 9v, 2008
Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, 8th ed., 2009
New Catholic Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., 15v, 2003
New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2009, 2009
New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2010, 2v, 2010
New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2011, 2v, 2011
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, 6v, 2005
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 8: 2006-2008, 2010
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 7: 2003-2005, 2007
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 6: 2000-2002, 2004
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 5: 1997-1999, 2002
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 4: 1994-1996, 2001
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 3: 1991-1993, 2001
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 2: 1986-1990, 1999
The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives Vol. 1: 1981-1985, 1998
World of Sports Science, 2v, 2007
World Press Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., 2v, 2003
The Writers Directory 2006, 21st ed., 2v, 2005
The Writers Directory 2007, 22nd ed., 2v, 2006
The Writers Directory 2008, 23rd ed., 2v, 2007
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