Humanities

FactCite: Essential Biographies

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.

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Shmoop

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.

Hispanic American Periodicals Index

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.