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Other Resources

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Spotlight Resources
Britannica Online Public Library Edition contains 4 full encyclopedias, the Encyclopædia Britannica, Compton’s by Britannica, Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia, and Britannica Concise Encyclopedia each covering the research needs of a different age group. Along with this encyclopedia content,... learn more
Requires a JCLC card.
Full Text Available.
Remote Access Available.
ERIC is one of the most widely used and comprehensive databases of information in thef field of education, containing full text of more than 2,200 digests as well as citations and abstracts from over 980 educational and education-related journals. learn more
Requires a JCLC card.
Full Text Available.
Remote Access Available.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online allows users to quickly search through detailed descriptions of more than 8,300 foundation programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers. This unique online database — the only one devoted exclusively to the needs of... learn more
Birmingham Public Library (Central) - In Library Use Only.
Shadow Lawn was originally deeded in 1889 as a "colored" burial ground and is the largest African American cemetery in Birmingham. The database for the Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery Interments is a work in progress and does not currently include the name of every person buried at there.... learn more
Publicly Available.
Remote Access Available.
Primarily access to worldcat. learn more
Requires a JCLC card.
Remote Access Available.
  
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