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Career information with facts on training and education, job prospects, and working conditions. (Full-text).

A multi-disciplinary index of journal and magazine articles from 1982 to present. (Some full-text).

Watch video of more than 250 opera performances. (Streaming media).

Editorials, news, statistics, multimedia, and web sites on controversial topics. (Full-text).

The African American experience in primary source documents, images, and maps. (Full-text and images).

Information about artists, art forms, and terminology from the Grove Dictionary of Art and other sources. (Full-text).

Biographies of people who shaped the history and culture of Great Britain. (Full-text).

Definitions, etymologies, pronunciations, and spellings for half a million words. (Full-text).

Information about composers, musicians, instruments, music forms, and terminology. (Full-text).

English and bilingual dictionaries, quotation dictionaries, and specialized subject dictionaries. (Full-text).

More than 2,500 electronic books from Oxford University Press. (Full-text).



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