Biography Reference Center
Biography Reference Center provides superior coverage for several of the most popular and heavily researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published). In addition to keyword searching, you can locate biographies of interest by browsing key categories, including occupation, nationality, publication and more than 30 genre categories including actors, artists, athletes, authors, current world leaders, explorers, scientists and many others.
Biography: Gale in Context
Meet the people who made history! Gale in Context: Biography helps you learn about the world’s most influential people. You can search over 600,000 biographical entries by the person’s name, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, gender, and keywords. Or, find people based on occupation, role or historical period.
Submit homework questions; get feedback on essays and other forms of writing; and receive tutoring in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, standardized testing, and more.
Brainfuse HelpNow offers personalized homework help in core subjects (math, reading, writing, science and social studies) including SAT preparation. Brainfuse also includes an Adult Learning Center for GED prep, U.S. citizenship test prep, resume assistance, Microsoft Office support, and career resources. Brainfuse users receive personalized tutoring via a versatile and user-friendly online classroom.
Brainfuse - Citizenship Test Prep
Brainfuse HelpNow offers practice tests and resources to help you prepare for the US Citizenship Test. To get started: login to Brainfuse, click "Adult Learners" in the top menu, and select "Prepare for the US Citizenship Test."
Britannica Fundamentals
Creating a more engaging and fun learning experience for students, the activities in Britannica Fundamentals align with the content areas children learn in the classroom. From language and literacy to geography and math, Britannica Fundamentals supports classroom curriculum while also building digital literacy.
Britannica School
Nonfiction content geared for K-12 students. Includes over 132,000 encyclopedia articles, 103,000 images, 7,500 multimedia elements, more than 27,000 eBooks, and novels and essays. Tools include translation for 50+ languages and read-aloud functionality. Includes Lexile ranges and alignment with Michigan Department of Education Academic Standards across a variety of subjects.
Business Book Summaries
Business Book Summaries provides concise, comprehensive summaries of the best business books. Professionals and students can use these to keep up with the latest information in the business world.