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Online Resources

General Reference

These online resources are available from any computer or device with an Internet connection. If you are asked for a username and password, use your JBU username and password.


Multi-Subject Reference Resources

  • Britannica Online FULL-TEXT
    Encyclopedia Britannica, with links to sound and video clips.
  • Credo Reference FULL-TEXT
    900 reference books in all major disciplines.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library FULL-TEXT
    40 reference books covering a variety of disciplines.
  • LexisNexis Academic FULL-TEXT
    Documents from 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
  • Nations of the World Online FULL-TEXT
    Profiles, economic indicators, and risk assessments for 235 countries.
  • ProQuest Career & Technical Education FULL-TEXT
    Vocational and career search information covering a variety of fields. 
  • Salem Press Online FULL-TEXT
    Critical Surveys of Long & Short Fiction, Masterplots, Milestone Documents in History, Encyclopedias of Global Resources, Global Warming, and the Solar System.
  • World Book FULL-TEXT (On-campus access only; off-campus coming soon)
    Encyclopedia, primary documents, and related reference resources.

Writing/English Language Reference Resources



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