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Databases To use at home, ask the librarian for a password bookmark.

  • World Book Online has elementary, middle and adult versions, current events, dictionary, thesaurus
        and Spanish encyclopedia. 
    EBSCO Online Magazines & Newspapers For elementary, middle, HS and adult.  Also in Spanish.
  • Also includes Novelist for book recommendations and reviews and Points of View for persuasive essays.
  • JerseyClicks offers free searches of 15 full-text subscription databases to holders of valid library cards, 
        including ¡Informe! (en español), magazines, newspapers, business and health resources.
    Q&ANJ is New Jersey's free online reference service.  Don't search... Find.  
        Connect online with a real librarian -- one-to-one in real-time -- for help with any topic 
        or information need.

"Everything" Sites

Encyclopedias

 

Dictionaries

Almanacs


Atlases & Maps

Newspaper  & Magazine Articles

  • EBSCO Online Magazines & Newspapers For elementary, middle, HS and adult.  Also in Spanish. 
  • Internet Public Library Online Serials - over 3000 titles that can be searched or browsed. 
  • Arranged by subject.
  • Morris County Library offers remote access to magazine and newspaper articles. You will need 
  •   to enter your Wharton library card number.  
  • Internet Public Library Online Newspapers - Read the news from your hometown anywhere
  • in the world.
  • Access Newspaper Archive - Quick search newspaper articles in historical newspaper pages. Contains tens of millions of searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s.  A unique primary resource, as newspapers provide information as news happened and not necessarily the way it was remembered.
  • Old Magazine Articles http://oldmagazinearticles.com 
  • ...a primary source site with PDF versions of magazine articles published from 1860-1922 covering topics including the American Civil War, World War I, Prohibition, fashion history, art history, immigration history, the sinking of the Titanic and much more, including World War II articles from Yank magazine


Today in History

  • ANYDAY - Historic events, birthdays, MIA's, that occurred on a SELECTED day of the year. 
  • ANY YEAR - Events, birthdays, etc. that occurred in SELECTED months and years. 
  • This Day in History  - From the History Channel.
  • Today in History - This site, from the American Memory Collection of the Library of Congress, 
  • highlights an event in United States history.
  • Today in History Archive - Locate past features from the Today in History site.

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