The New Play Exchange is the world’s largest full-text digital library of scripts by living writers. Hint: use the filters on the right to limit by length of the play, genre, and character or playwright characteristics (e.g., gender, race, or sexual identity).
Access the full-text for more than 400 newspapers and other sources. Includes: USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, and The Times (London); plus transcripts from CNN, National Public Radio, CBS News, Fox News, CNBC, etc. (EBSCO)
Oral histories, letters, diaries, and other personal narratives from more than 2,100 people providing a "unique and personal view of what it meant to immigrate to America and Canada between 1800 and 1950." Search by nationality, year of immigration, point of entry, etc. (Alexander Street Press)
This collection includes the life stories of well-known people like Pocahontas and Sitting Bull, and lesser-known men and women. It includes autobiographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. Coverage begins with early 17th century encounters with colonists and extends to the present. (Alexander Street Press)
This collection includes the letters and diaries of over 1,300 women living from colonial times to the 1950s. There are extensive search options, including the ability to limit by religion, marital status, age, time period, and much more. (Alexander Street Press)
Users can browse documents related to specific historical events or personal events (such as imprisonment, childbirth, or emigration).
An evidence-based information resource designed specifically for nurses. Includes: quick lessons on care workflow, evidence-based care sheets, patient education handouts, and point-of-care drug information. (EBSCO)
Biographical information about current and historical individuals who have made important contributions to the social work profession and to social policies. (From the the National Association of Social Workers)
NAP publishes reports from the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council. You can download FREE PDFs for thousands of ebooks. Browse the topics from the menu.
Don't be put off when requesting a PDF. When it looks like you need a password, just click on the "Continue as a guest" button. You will need to provide your email and name. If you do this, you can download whole books, or individual chapters, for FREE!
This is a "first stop" site for molecular biology research. NCBI creates public databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information.
The Library maintains an historical collection including some government reports on education dating back to 1870, education journals and monographs, and some classroom textbooks on a variety of subjects.
An independent, non-governmental research institute and library located at The George Washington University. The Archive collects and publishes declassified documents acquired through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
NAICS is the standard system used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy. Use this site to identify NAICS codes.
Presents historical information on the nursing profession and the provision of nursing care. Topics include: health care and nursing concerns, the role of nurses, nurse shortages, workplace problems, and public health issues.