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Website: http://www.abc-clio.com

Vendor Description:
Established in 1955, ABC-CLIO is a privately held corporation with an international reputation for high quality and innovation. The company is headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, with offices in Denver, Colorado and Oxford, England. As an educational reference publisher, ABC-CLIO has received critical acclaim for its abstracting and indexing services, award-winning book program, and cutting-edge online products.

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Developed with the guidance of African American librarians and subject specialists, The American Mosaic: The African American Experience (AAE) has the widest depth and breadth of information available of any online database collection on African American history and culture.
American Government provides a complete, multifaceted examination of the foundations of our government and political system that supports any curriculum or research project focused on the government of the United States.
From the explorers of the Americas to the gripping issues in today's headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation's evolution.
The American Mosaic: The American Indian Experience (AIE) is an invaluable digital resource that provides in-depth historical accounts and cultural information about the indigenous peoples of North America.
In Daily Life through History, students and researchers can discover details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful from their modern-day perspectives. One of the many challenges educators face today is finding ways to engage students' imaginations and encourage them to apply critical thinking skills. By examining the details of daily life in past eras, what is often perceived as dry historical information is transformed into engaging material that reveals the true nature of what life was like before.
This database helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy, providing authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on today's most important issues.
Comprehensive, informative, and now even easier to use, The American Mosaic: The Latino American Experience (LAE) is the latest version of the first-ever database dedicated to the history and culture of Latinos—the largest, fastest growing minority group in the United States.
Modern Genocide is structured to ensure students find it extremely easy-to-use. It comprises three components: an online, virtual textbook, perspectives that support critical-thinking skills, and a supporting reference library on genocide.
Pop Culture Universe: Icons Ideals Ideas (PCU) contains a comprehensive and authoritative collection of information on popular culture in America and the world, both past and present.
Praeger Security International Online (PSIO) is the largest full-text, electronic resource available on international security.
This interactive geography database delivers an unbeatable combination of authoritative research sources; standards-aligned lessons, critical-thinking exercises, reference entries, and primary documents for all 50 U.S. states.
World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society has been recently revised, improved, and expanded to provide an invaluable online source of comprehensive information and unique insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world from its beginning to today. From the Aztec-Spanish War in the 16th century to the United States's military involvement in the Middle East in the last three decades, armed conflict has played a key role throughout our history. Studying the origins and outcomes of wars provides valuable insight into how the nations of the world see themselves and each other, and gives future generations hope of avoiding future conflicts.
World Geography: Understanding a Changing World gives students the online tools they need to become literate in what lies beyond our nation's borders, providing essential knowledge of the geographical, political, social, economic, and cultural forces that are increasingly important in our globalized world.
World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras covers early human history around the globe—from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance.
World History: The Modern Era is the latest update of the reference standard of electronic history reference materials for students and researchers seeking accurate, authoritative, and comprehensive materials on modern history.
ABC-CLIO's World Religions presents a powerful combination of reference and research components like no other database, comprising thousands of reference items that cover matters of belief, practice, celebrations, and holidays. Coverage also includes important individuals and events, significant and sacred places, and much more.