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Utne Reader (Info | Start here)
Since 1984, Utne Reader has been the vanguard of the alternative press, celebrating independent news and views from across the political spectrum.
UXL American Decades: 1900-1990 (Info | Start Now)
This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students. Each decade is covered in one volume.
UXL American Decades: 2000-2009 (Info | Start here)
A cross-disciplinary source for a single, consistent reference to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history. Covers the first decade of the 21st Century and includes key events and social history.
UXL Complete Health Resource (Info | Start Now)
Covers the causes symptoms, diagnoses, tests, treatments and prognoses of health problems; the main systems of the human body, including the circulatory system, the endocrine system, special senses and much more; and a detailed examination of nutr
UXL Complete Life Science Resource (Info | Start Now)
Features alphabetically arranged entries on theories, concepts, and scientific discoveries and developments pertinent to the study of life science in schools today.
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes, ed. 2 (Info | Start Now)
Offers detailed comparative essays on major biomes and their component ecosystems.
UXL Encyclopedia of Drugs and Addictive Substances (Info | Start Now)
Provides detailed information on 52 drugs and other addictive substances, defined as illegal drugs, legal addictive drugs and other substances as well as commonly abused classes of prescription and over-the-counter drugs.
UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features (Info | Start Now)
Focuses on the physical and geological aspects, structure, and features of 48 of the earth's landforms - what they are, how they look, how they were created, how they change over time, and major geological events associated with them.
UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, 3rd ed. (Info | Start Now)
Provides detailed studies of tribes from all over the United States and Canada, including small tribes and some that no longer exist.
UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 2 (Info | Start Now)
This alphabetically organized set opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language.