NEW! Sociology Films - streaming online!
Browse a rich set of films in the PCC Library's new Sociology collection through Films on Demand. Enjoy!
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Topical, full text reports on controversial issues. Each report features a summary, chronology, and bibliography. Updated weekly.
Provides online versions of 500+ published reference works, including general and specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias. Try the Concept Map to search for terms and topics that are interconnected and displayed in a visual form.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
GVRL is a database of 27 encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Look here for biology, chemistry, nursing and medicine, sociology, history, education, law, and more.
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Alternatives to Wikipedia
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