The library has recently subscribed to a new virtual reference collection called the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Gale is one of the largest publishers of reference titles for libraries. More info below.
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of 26 full-text encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These works fall under the subjects of Business, History, Law, Medicine, Multicultural studies, Nation and World, Religion, Science, Social Science, and Technology.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (link to search all titles)
The Library currently subscribes to the following titles:
American Decades: Primary Sources
Countries and Their Cultures
Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources
Digital Crime and Forensic Science in Cyberspace
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Campaigns – Volume 2
Encyclopedia of Philosophy – 2nd ed.
Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America
Encyclopedia of Religion
Encyclopedia of World Cultures
Encyclopedia of World Cultures Supplement
Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources
Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine – 3rd ed.
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America
Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources
Government – Politics – and Protest: Essential Primary Sources
Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources
Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources
Issues and Trends in Technology and Human Interaction
Medicine – Health – and Bioethics: Essential Primary Sources
National Survey of State Laws – 5th ed.
Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources
West’s Encyclopedia of American Law – 2nd ed.
World of Forensic Science
These titles are linked at the library’s database pages at: http://www.kutztown.edu/library/er/