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Start Your Research with Library Databases - ESL

MasterFILE Complete

Find articles about business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more.


features encyclopedia and other references sources - a good starting point for getting background information and a big-picture overview of your topic
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Gale Ebooks

access to online reference books about business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation & world, and science

Watch Films - ESL

English - Films on Demand

Drama Online - The National Theatre Collection

Filmed performances of 30 enduring classics, including comedies, Shakespeare, literary adaptations, ancient Greek tragedies, and modern classics.

Literature - Kanopy

Documentaries & feature films about poetry, Shakespeare, European authors, female authors, film adaptations of literary works, and more.

Literature - Academic Video Online (AVON)

Streaming video from well-known producers like BBC, PBS, and History.

Drama Online - The Hollow Crown

An all-star cast performs several of Shakespeare's History plays documenting key decades of British dynastic history: Richard II, Henry IV in two parts, Henry V, Henry VI in two parts and Richard III.

Web Resources - ESL

The Literature Network


Electric Lit

Poetry Foundation

Project Gutenberg

Purdue OWL

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