Society & History

American Decades
American Decades (an 11-volume reference book in electronic form) covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999.
Biographies gives you nearly 160,000 concise and in-depth biographies drawn from subject encyclopedias published under the highly respected Macmillan, Scribner, and Gale imprints.
Countries & Their Cultures
Countries and Their Cultures (a 4-volume reference book in electronic form) contains descriptive summaries of the country in question, including demographic, historical, cultural, economic, religious, and political information.

Encyclopedia of Religion
Encyclopedia of Religion (a 15-volume reference book in electronic form) is the definitive work in the field for the 21st century.

Fashion & Costume
Fashion and Costume (a 5-volume reference book in electronic form) provides a broad overview of costume traditions of diverse cultures from prehistoric times to the present day. Examines more than 430 items of human decoration and adornment, how and why items were created, the people who made them, and their uses.
Opposing Viewpoints
Opposing Viewpoints provides viewpoint articles, information on social issues, full-text magazine and newspaper articles, primary documents, and statistics.

Renaissance and Reformation Reference Library (a 6-volume reference book in electronic form) includes extensive background information on the period, approximately 50 biographies, full or excerpted speeches, diary entries, newspaper and magazine articles, poems, and documents.
U.S. History
U.S. History in Context provides integrated access to over 4,000 historical (primary) documents, articles from more than 30 reference titles, and over 110 full-text journals covering themes, events, individuals, and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.

U.S. Immigration & Migration Reference Library
U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library (a 6-volume reference book in electronic form) chronicles and interprets the phenomenal waves of immigration to the United States from the earliest times up to the present day.

World History
World History in Context provides expansive geographic and chronological research materials for the study of world history, supported by over 1,800 primary sources, over 27 reference titles, and more than 110 journals.