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Biography Reference Bank
This biographical database offers the in-depth profiles from Current Biography and World Authors, the periodical coverage of Biography Index and the specialist content of Junior Authors & Illustrators.
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Biography Reference Center
Biography Reference Center provides thousands of reliable full-text biographies, including the complete full text of Biography Today and Biography, plus narrative biographies not available in other databases.
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Creativebug offers online video arts and crafts workshops and techniques. Learn how to paint, knit, crochet, sew, screen print, and more.
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Digital Archive
The Digital Archive created by the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library contains images of photographs, postcards, and documents representing people, places, and things in and around Evansville, Indiana. Original images in this collection are from the Indiana Collection, located at Central Library in downtown Evansville, or from local residents.
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List of searchable EBSCOhost databases containing information on a wide variety of topics.
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Evansville Local History eBooks
A collection of historical books and pamphlets about Evansville people and places. The original images are from the Indiana Collection.
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Inspire – Indiana’s Virtual Library
INSPIRE offers magazines, books, encyclopedias, and other resources to all Indiana residents.
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Literature Criticism Online
Collections of critical essays, reviews, and literary overviews, previously published in other sources. Students can easily search Contemporary Literary Criticism (1973-2008), Twentieth Century Literary Criticism (1978-2008), and Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism (1981-2008).
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NoveList K-8 Plus
Designed especially for elementary and middle school students, NoveList K-8 Plus is filled with fiction and nonfiction titles chosen to satisfy both school curricula and the pleasure reading needs of students. Just type in an author, title or keywords in the "find" box, or browse by age group, and you'll access a rich collection of titles, Recommended Reads book lists and more.
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NoveList Plus
NoveList provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and more for over 150,000 fiction & 50,000 nonfiction titles.
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