|Research Databases by Title - W
A fundamental reference source including biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts, statistics from Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia and World Almanac and Book of Facts, World Almanac of the U.S.A., World Almanac of U.S. Politics and World Almanac for Kids.
World Geography: Understanding a Changing World
Provides online tools that develop students' global literacy, focusing on the geographical, political, social, economic, and cultural forces that are increasingly important in our globalized world. Information is presented in a highly visual format that engages users and helps them gain understanding and become informed citizens of the world. Contains almost 200 overviews of countries around the world, the Analyze sections provide everything needed to conduct a historical inquiry lesson, and more 1,700 biographies of important political and cultural figures are provided.
The leading OCLC bibliographic database (library catalog) in the world includes books, internet resources, journals, newspapers, magazines, computer data files, computer programs, manuscripts, archival material, films, maps, musical scores, MP3s, slides, sound recordings, DVDs and videotapes from over 9,000 member institutions from over 400 languages representing 80+ countries worldwide. Includes information about which libraries own specific titles.
OCLC catalog of dissertations and theses available in OCLC member libraries, including all subjects.