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America the Beautiful (Grolier)
Contains historical, geographical, cultural, and statistical information on American states and territories. Includes some maps and pictures.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


CultureGrams (ProQuest)
Contains state and country profiles, photographs, biographical articles, and recipes from around the world.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


Encyclopedia Americana (Grolier)
Contains encyclopedia articles on a broad range of topics.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCO)
Contains encyclopedia articles on a broad range of topics.
Audience: Middle School & Above


Kentucky Encyclopedia (University of Kentucky Press)
Contains encyclopedia articles on a broad range of Kentucky topics: places, people, events, and more.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


Lands and Peoples Online (Grolier)
Contains maps, flags, and reference articles about the land, people, economy, and history of countries around the world.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


Multimedia Encyclopedia (Grolier)
Contains encyclopedia articles on a broad range of topics.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


New Book of Knowledge (Grolier)
Contains encyclopedia articles on a broad range of topics, world history timelines, science experiments, and more.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


New Book of Popular Science (Grolier)
Contains encyclopedia articles on science topics, biographies of scientists, suggested science projects, science news, and sky maps.
Audience: Elementary School & Above


Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (ProQuest)
The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
Audience: High School & Above


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