More than 6,000 illustrated articles on people, places, and events in American history. Includes eras in American history, American Indians, U.S. states, the Presidents, and much more.
More than 10,000 biographies of famous people from around the world. More than 2,000 illustrations. Includes short dictionary-type entries on minor figures and 2000 to 6000 word illustrated entries on the more heavily researched people. This collection includes Sports Champions (700+ profiles) and Shapers of Society (101 profiles). For grades 4 and up.
The complete contents of all volumes in Omnigraphics’ Defining Moments
AtoZ World Culture is the world's most comprehensive collection of country culture articles for 175 countries. Topics include greetings and courtesies, gift giving, holidays, superstitions and folklore, history, media, women in culture and business, national cuisine, recipes, sports, stereotypes, maps, flags, religion, and more.
AtoZ World Travel contains 175 country travel guides and 202 world city travel guides. These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, restaurants, health, security, language, maps, hotels, and lots more.
Since 2009, Shmoop has been a digital publishing company with a point of view. Our teaching method revolves around the basic idea that learning is often too hard. We own 100% of our content and present both a consistent voice and a distinctive product offering. Our free Learning Guides, Online Courses, College Readiness Prep, and Test Prep balance a teen-friendly, approachable style with academically rigorous materials to help students understand why they should care. We also give students an honest look into life after high school.
Women Writers is a long-term research and publication project which focuses on making texts from early modern women writers in the English language available online. The Women Writers Project maintains "Women Writers Online" an electronic collection of rare or difficult to obtain works written or co-authored by women from the sixteenth century to the mid nineteenth century.,
The Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) provides complete bibliographic citations to the contents of scholarly journals published around the world on Latin America and the Caribbean since 1970. Our coverage includes everything from political, economic, and social issues to the arts and humanities. HAPI currently indexes over 380 journals and includes the contents of over 675 journals dating back to our start in the 1970s. Browse our journals to see what we offer.