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Newspapers and Magazines
Online version of the popular children's magazine.
Search the New York Times from the Lexis Nexis interface The database contains articles from 06/01/1980 to present .
The New York Times in its entirety from 1851 -2013. Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Advertisements and photos included.
Explore the articles and photographs that made National Geographic famous! Search by topic, photograph, or issue.
Emphasizing the latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards, ScienceFlix® is transforming the way students access science topics, acquire scientific knowledge, and build an abiding interest in science, technology, and engineering.
Contains primary-source digital materials concerning women in American history.
Documents (including audio and video links) relating to the American presidency.
Includes World Edition (182 country reports), Kids Edition (66 country reports), and States Edition (50 states and District of Columbia)--plus photos, recipes, biographies, data tables, maps, and more.
Free online practice for standardized tests such as Common Core, GED, AP, ACT, SAT, LSAT, MCAT and more.