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Databases

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Academic Search Premier
Articles from academic and scholarly journals.
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Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia
Online encyclopedia covering over 25,000 topics.
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MasterFile Premier
Articles from popular magazines.
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Military & Government Collection
Magazine, journal and newspaper articles relating to all branches of the military and government.
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Salem History
Information about prominent people and events from the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s in America.
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Utah Newsearch
A digital newspaper service that provides public access to Utah's newspapers.
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Websites
Background Notes
Information on land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy and foreign relations of world countries. Provide by the US Department of State.
CIA World Factbook
Profiles of world countries published by the US Central Intelligence Agency.
Directory of State Archives
Links to official state archives for U.S. states and territories
Distance Calculator
Find the distance between any two locations on earth.
MapQuest
View maps and driving directions for areas in the United States and Canada.
Maps.Utah.Gov
Statewide listing of Utah maps available online.
National Geographic Society Publications Index
Search for National Geographic articles from 1888 to the present.
Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection
Collection of online World and US maps.
Portals to the World
Links to websites with information on world countries. Provided by the Library of Congress.
Rulers
Heads of state and heads of government of all countries and territories from 1700 to the present.
The Fifty States
Profiles of all fifty U.S. states.
This Day in History
Find out what historical events happened on this date from the History Channel.
Timeline of Art History
Presented by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Covers Art History from prehistoric times to the present.
US Latitude and Longitude
Look up the latitude and longitude of cities, towns, and geographic features in the United States.
Utah Digital Newspapers
Utah newspapers from the late 19th and early 20th century.
Utah State History/Utah State Historical Society
Website with various resources related to Utah history and genealogy.
World Flag Database
Images of flags from countries around the world. Includes images of state flags.
World Leaders
Directory of chiefs of state and cabinet members of foreign governments. Maintained by the US Central Intelligence Agency.
Year by Year
Lists significant events for every year from 1900 to the present.