Database Trial for New Gale Resources

March 1, 2011


Benedictine University Library has started a one month trial of the following Gale resources. Please check out them out and provide us with your feedback (positive and negative). This trial runs through March 31.

Grzimek’s Animals Online

Some reviewers have regarded Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia as the gold standard of its subject matter. Others call it the legacy left to us by famed zoologist Bernhard Grzimek (1909-1987). In any case, you simply cannot find a more authoritative source of animal-related information than in the pages of this remarkable encyclopedia.

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context levels the information playing field by bringing users a balanced assortment of articles, reference materials, original documents, video, audio, maps, images, statistics and more to support their quest for current, authoritative and reliable information on the nations and peoples of the world.

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)

From the emerging green-collar economy to enduring questions of climate change and sustainability, environmental issues are shaping the future across the United States and around the world.

For students and faculty interested in an academic approach to environmental topics, Gale delivers GREENR – an authoritative, intuitive resource that combines news, unique commentary, audio, video, primary source documents, images, conference reports, statistics and more into a Web-like experience.

 

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