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AccessScience:

9,000+ encyclopedia articles and research updates, plus videos, animations, charts, and images, as well as biographies of scientists.

African-American Poetry:

Poems from 1750-1900 including Lucy Terry Prince, Phillis Wheatley, Jupiter Hammon, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and more.

American Poetry:

Find poems written from 1650-1920. Includes Anne Bradstreet, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, Phillis Wheatley, Walt Whitman and Herman Melville.

Bills from the NC General Assembly:

Current and historical bills from the NC General Assembly. Search by attribute, bill number, chamber, committee, and more.

Biography in Context(Gale):

Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people.

CultureGrams: Kids Edition:

CultureGrams Kids Edition electronic library helps children of all ages explore the culture and history of 66 countries. Find out about a country's history, culture and people, print a map and country flag, or look up recipes and photos for your country.

Digital Forsyth:

Explore the history and culture of North Carolina through original materials from cultural heritage repositories across the state.

English Poetry:

Find poems written from 600 to 1900 including Thomas Percy, Walter Scott, Robert Dodsley, Francis Turner Palgrave, and more.

Faber Poetry Library:

Find poems written by modern poets such as Wendy Cope, T. S. Eliot, Thom Gunn, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Tom Paulin, Sylvia Plath and more.

Global Road Warrior:

This resource provides access to country information in various categories. Great database to learn about culture, business, government and other socio-economic information.

NC ECHO:

NC ECHO is a first step for users interested in exploring North Carolina's diverse collections of historic photos, documents, books, family histories, maps, and much more.

NCPedia:

Information about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.

North Carolina Periodicals Index:

Index of regional publications about a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

North Carolina State Government Publications Collection:

Informational brochures and pamphlets, reports (annual, biennial, statistical), serials (newsletters, checklists, magazines), handbooks, studies, and other information resources produced by state government.

Oxford Reference Online Premium:

Reference titles in core subject areas, including quick reference articles, illustrations, photographs, line diagrams, maps, and tables.

State of North Carolina Kids Page:

Doing a school report on North Carolina? This site has lots of great information to help you out!

Tumblebook Library

TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of e-books for children. There are over 250 animated, talking picture books. The site also features Spanish and French books, read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, and exciting games and puzzles.

Twentieth Century African-American Poetry:

62 of the most important African-American poets of the last century: Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Imamu Amiri Baraka, Audre Lorde and Rita Dove.

Twentieth Century American Poetry:

A database of modern and contemporary American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present. Presently includes 36,000 poems drawn from 460 volumes by 217 poets.

Twentieth-Century English Poetry:

Modernist poems (1900-1999): W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Wilfred Owen, Robert Graves, A.E. Housman, D.H. Lawrence, Carol Ann Duffy, and more.

Science in Context:

Reference content plus magazines, journals, news sources, experiments, and more. Covering earth science, life science, space, technology, mathematics, science history, and biography.

Scratch:

With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.

SIRS Issues Researcher:

Research the pros and cons of current issues and enduring social issues through full-text articles, multimedia, primary sources, government documents and reference materials.

SIRS Renaissance:

Full-text articles on arts & humanities subjects in the areas of Architecture & Design, Culture, Literature, Multimedia, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy & Religion and Visual Arts.