reference and research resources
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Digital Library of Georgia
This vast resource "connect users to a million digital objects in more than 200 collections from 60 institutions and 100 government agencies" to information on Georgia's history and culture through "digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, government documents, newspapers, maps, audio, video, and other resources" provided on this website.
"An online library portal to authoritative, subscription-only information that isn’t available through free search engines or Web directories. Participating institutions may access over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 10,000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications." Ask your Media Specialist for the password.
Library of Congress for Teens
Read.gov "encourages everyone to discover the world of books". This site provides an extensive collection of free teen reading resources.
Merriam Webster Online Dictionary
This online resource is not only a dictionary but also a thesaurus with a scrabble word finder and "Spanish Central" feature.
The New Georgia Encyclopedia
This state encyclopedia utilizes original content to connect users with the history and culture of Georgia. It was the first state encyclopedia designed to be used exclusively online and contains more than 2,000 articles and 6,000 images.