E-book Resources


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U*X*L Encyclopedia of Diseases and Disorders
Contains numerous entries on medical conditions, from avian flu to warts. Entries cover infectious diseases, injuries, genetic disorders, and others.

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U*X*L Encyclopedia of Drugs and Addictive Substances
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. Statistics highlight each entry and sidebars provide information on the legal, historical or social aspects of the particular drug. Difficult words are defined within the text. Appropriate for middle school students.
 
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U*X*L Encyclopedia of World Biography
Features biographies of notable historic and current figures from American history, world history, literature, science and math, arts and entertainment, and the social sciences. Entries focus on the people most often studied in middle and high school.

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Project Gutenberg
A website where a huge database of public domain eBooks is currently being constructed.  So far there are over 40,000 titles to pick from and all of them are absolutely free.  You can find many classic novels here.

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