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Online Resources and Subject Guides

Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities through the Eras

Virtual Field Trip "Inside the Artists Studio" (No Charge)

 World Folklore and Folklife



Encyclopedia of World Biography

Great Lives from History


Critical Insights: Death of a Salesman

Gale Discovering Collection

Literature Resource Center

World Folklore and Folklife


Criminal Justice

National Criminal Justice Reference System

FBI Reports & Publications-Uniform Crime Reports
(to view reports click links under 'On statistics . . .' at bottom of page)

NetSmartz Workshop



eThemes is an extensive database of content-rich, age-appropriate resources organized around specific themes. These resources are created for educators to use in their classrooms.

eThemes is a service of the eMINTS National Center Themes resources are created and maintained by University of Missouri-Columbia College of Education staff and graduate students from the School of Information Science and Learning Technologies.

Education Full Text

Educator's Reference Desk

Encyclopedia of Education


Gateway to Education Materials (GEM)




Acronym Finder Search

Annenberg Media
Streaming video in all studies.

Bartleby’s Basic References

How to Cite

Infoplease Almanac

Learning Express Library
Test Prep over 300 online academic and licensing practice tests including SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, Civil Service, Military, Real Estate, and etc.


Local Weather


Martindales’ Reference Desk


Onelook Dictionary Search

World Fact Book


Nursing/Allied Health

Merck Medical Manual

National Library of Medicine

Salem Health



Psychology and Mental Health



Access Science

Gale Discovering Collection


Tree of Life
The Tree of Life is a collaborative effort of biologists from around the world. The project provides information about the diversity of organisms on Earth, their evolutionary history, and characteristics.

Social Studies(Geography/Government/History/Sociology)

Ancient Europe:  8000 BC to 1000 AD

Countries & Their Cultures

Daily Life Online

Decades in America

Dictionary of American History

Encyclopedia of Children & Childhood:  In History & Society

First Person: Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories, and Other Personal Narratives

Gale Discovering Collection

Issues & Controversies in American History

Major Acts of Congress

Missouri Resources

Finding Missouri: Our History and Heritage
This video series, for students and teachers in Missouri's elementary and secondary schools, was funded by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the Historical Preservation Section of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Each of the 18 digitized videos focuses on a single topic and lasts approximately 10-15 minutes.

Virtually Missouri
Access to a wide variety of digitized collections from Missouri libraries, archives, historical societies and museums

Virtual Field Trip "Lewis and Clark" (No Charge)


Subject Guides

Subject Guides--General Websites, Specific Aspects, and Professional Organizations for over 60 areas of study