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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.
UXL Encyclopedia of Water Science (Info | Start Now)
This encyclopedia explores water science and issues from an international perspective.
UXL Encyclopedia of Weather and Natural Disasters (Info | Start Now)
Introduces students to the topic of weather and natural disasters, covering such topics as weather basics, weather phenomena, forecasting, and climate.
UXL Encyclopedia of World Biography (Info | Start Now)
Features biographies of notable historic and current figures from American history, world history, literature, science and math, arts and entertainment, and the social sciences.
UXL Graphic Novelists (Info | Start Now)
Graphic novels -- novels merging pictures and rich language to create a unique experience of literature and art -- are enjoying a renewed popularity, especially with students and young adults.
UXL Newsmakers, vol. 1-4 (Info | Start here)
Covers prominent personalities active on the current scene, including people making headlines in all fields. Entries biographical profiles, career summaries and other facts.