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Homework Helpers databases for NSU patrons

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  1. 1. ABC-CLIO Databases - ABC-CLIO
    EbooksRecommended for younger studentsProvides access to five cultural resources: The African American Experience, The Latino American Experience, The American Indian Experience, Daily Life Through History, and Pop Culture Universe. Includes ebooks, interviews, maps, images, audio, music files, and timelines.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  2. 2. African-American Experience - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Covers the African-American experience from its African origins to the present day, including contributions to science, business, education, the arts, the military, and politics. Includes primary source documents, photographs, maps, and other images.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  3. 3. American Indian Experience - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Covers Native American events and culture from prehistory to the present day, including treaties, speeches, and captivity narratives. Includes primary source documents, photographs, maps, and other images.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  4. 4. Biography in Context - Gale Cengage Learning
    Recommended for K-12 Full-text database provides biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  5. 5. CQ Researcher Plus Archive - CQ Press
    The CQ Researcher Plus Archive is your #1 source for original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues shaping our world. CQ Researcher Plus Archive is used by students, teachers, librarians, journalists, and more, who need to complete an assignment, prepare for a debate, or become a quick expert on a topic.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  6. 6. CultureGrams - ProQuest
    CultureGrams helps researchers from a wide range of ages discover the world with concise cultural and statistical snapshots of every country recognized by the United Nations (from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe). Local experts document the unique, intimate details of each country's customs, traditions and daily life. And whether it's Iraq, Canada, or Kenya, each CultureGram report offers an equality of coverage detailing 25 different aspects of the country and its culture.
    This database will no longer be available after May 29, 2014. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  7. 7. Daily Life Through History - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Provides full text information, maps, images, website links, etc. on folklore, cultures, and customs of peoples around the world from ancient times to the present.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  8. 8. Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos - World Book Inc.
    e-Book databaseRecommended for younger students General Spanish language encyclopedia with brief entries on all subjects.
    Enciclopedia general en Español con breves definiciones ó explicaciones en diversos temas.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  9. 9. Florida Statistical Abstract Online - Public Web site
    Florida Statistical Abstract Online currently published database consists of 2,365,516 data points which is contained in 72,066 time series. These time series comprise 1,579 variables for up to 519 locations since 1945.
    Local access for all users. Remote access is not available.
  10. 10. Gale Science in Context - Gale Cengage Learning
    Science in Context features authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science, history and biography, this revolutionary, curriculum-oriented online experience is designed to boost achievement for students and researchers.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  11. 11. GREENR - Gale Cengage Learning
    GREENR is interactive and current, allowing users to navigate issue, organization and country portals. It's a one-stop site dedicated to studying sustainability and the environment.
    This database will no longer be available after May 29, 2014. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  12. 12. Job Coaching - Brainfuse
    Live, expert coaching for every stage of your job search. Résumé assistance, interview coaching and career resources. Live assistance available every day: 2 to 11 p.m.
    Job Coaching is available from Broward County Library with a Broward County Library card.
  13. 13. Latino American Experience - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Covers early civilizations up to the most recent political movements and achievements of contemporary Latinos. Includes primary source documents, interviews, songs, photographs, and maps.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  14. 14. Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Gale Cengage Learning
    Opposing ViewpointsOpposing Viewpoints in Context provides information on today's social issues. It's an excellent source for social studies projects, current events papers, and debate preparation.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  15. 15. Pop Culture Universe - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Covers popular culture in America from the 1900s through present days. Teaching aids and student study guides are available.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  16. 16. Testing & Education Reference Center - Gale Cengage Learning
    Includes ebooks Recommended for younger studentsProvides detailed information on colleges, universities, private secondary schools, specialty programs, and scholarships. Test preparation section provides practice tests and test preparation materials for numerous academic, civil service, and licensing tests. More than seventy complete ebooks are included. A resume builder and a career assessment tool are also included.
    Tutorial. Individual registration is required for test prep, ebook, and scholarship search.
    This database will no longer be available after May 29, 2014. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  17. 17. Tutoring from Brainfuse - Brainfuse
    Live tutoring and skills-building for K-12, college and adult learners. Live help and test prep aligned to Florida standardized tests, SAT/ACT/GED, English/Language Arts, Foreign Language Lab, Writing Lab, Math (algebra to calculus), Science, and Social Studies. Live assistance available every day: 2 to 11 p.m. Assistance in these subjects is also available in Spanish.
    Tutoring from Brainfuse is available from Broward County Library with a Broward County Library card.
  18. 18. World at War - ABC-CLIO
    World at War is a user-friendly database that is an invaluable online resource that presents comprehensive information and unique insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world from antiquity to today.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  19. 19. World Book Advanced - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for grades 7-14 Full-text of the World Book Encyclopedia, Dictionary and Atlas. Includes text entries, maps, tables, sound clips, images, videos, and special reports. Downloadable ebooks from E-book Center includes thousands of fiction, and non-fiction e-books with selections in nine languages.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  20. 20. World Book Classroom Early World of Learning - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students The Early World of Learning offers a wealth of resources to help preschoolers and children in the early grades grasp critical early childhood themes while developing reading and oral language skills. The Early World of Learning uses narrated stories with word-by-word highlighting, interactive games, interactive reference material for beginners, and more to help young learners build vocabulary, comprehension, phonics, and reading fluency.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  21. 21. World Book Classroom Science Power - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students Science Power uses engaging and visually rich multimedia lessons to teach on-level and differentiated lesson content to upper elementary-age children. The site is correlated to popular science textbooks as well as state/provincial standards, and includes differentiated content to help struggling readers master the material.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  22. 22. World Book Classroom Social Studies Power Database - World Book Inc.
    Social Studies Power surrounds varied lesson content with rich multimedia, read-aloud text, literacy tools, and geography basics to provide a well-rounded learning experience for students and an effective instructional tool for their educators. More than 100 lessons are presented in differentiated versions to meet the varying learning capabilities of upper elementary students. Animated maps, colorful art, and interactive quizzes keep students alert and engaged in the content. Links to local resources support social studies learning at the community level.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  23. 23. World Book Digital Libraries Early Peoples - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students World Book Digital Libraries Early Peoples provide an online, interactive complement to World Book's most popular print reference sets. Each World Book Digital Library offers a comprehensive examination of its subject, including text, images, videos and animations.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  24. 24. World Book Digital Libraries Inventions and Discoveries - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students World Book Digital Libraries Inventions and Discoveries provide an online, interactive complement to World Book's most popular print reference sets. Each World Book Digital Library offers a comprehensive examination of its subject, including text, images, and videos and animations.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  25. 25. World Book Digital Libraries Living Green - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for grades 7-14 World Book Digital Libraries Living Green provide an online, interactive complement to World Book's most popular print reference sets. Each World Book Digital Library offers a comprehensive examination of its subject, including text, images, videos and animations.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  26. 26. World Book Discover - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for reluctant readersOffers differentiated instruction to meet the needs of reluctant readers, ELL, ESL, and adult literacy students. It includes reference articles, text-to-speech capabilities, learning and life skills activities, research and translation tools, multimedia, and interactive video to draw students into curriculum-related topics and subjects relevant to older students. Teacher resources available.
    More info. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  27. 27. World Book Kids - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students Based on the World Book's Student Discovery Encyclopedia, the content is chosen and written for younger readers. Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps enhance learning. Teacher resources available.
    More info. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  28. 28. World Book Online - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for young scholars of all agesEntry for all World Book products: Kids, Student, Advanced, Discover... all from one launch pad! Direct link to Science Power.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  29. 29. World Book Online for Kids - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students World Book Online for Kids offers thousands of media-rich encyclopedia articles that are carefully selected and edited to suit the educational level of the users. Sounds, videos, and quick facts are embedded in the articles.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  30. 30. World Book Online Info Finder - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students World Book Online Info Finder contains content and features designed for school-aged patrons' homework and research needs. Based on the World Book Encyclopedia, the site features rich collections of multimedia on a variety of topics, science fair projects; a Biography Center; links to world newspapers, correlations to curriculum standards, 21st century research guides, and much more.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  31. 31. World Book Online Reference Center - World Book Inc.
    World Book Online Reference Center is a powerful reference tool for advanced researchers and information seekers. The site features thousands of e-books, tens of thousands of articles, and hundreds of thousands of primary source documents and features developed especially for public library patrons such as Computer and Web Tutorials, How To... documents, and Government Resources.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  32. 32. World Book Student - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for grades 3-12For grades 3-12, this includes an atlas, timelines, articles, multimedia, and special topic reports. Teacher resources available.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  33. 33. World Geography - ABC-CLIO
    World Geography: Understanding a Changing World is presented in a highly visual format that engages users and helps them gain understanding and become informed citizens of the world. Content is truly comprehensive, comprising nearly 25,000 primary and secondary sources, yet is simple to navigate. Students can perform advanced searches by region and category as well as country and make demographic comparisons between countries. The Analyze section supports student inquiry by posing such debates as "To what extent have religious differences shaped the ongoing conflict in Kashmir?" and "How has foreign intervention affected the situation in the Middle East?"
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.