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Electronic Resource Center
To support your reseasrch needs, NMS subscribes to several databases. These databases are digitalized versions of magazines, newspapers, government documents, professional and peer-reviewed journals and other print resources which are indexed and searchable. These databases are available from school or at home.
Online Databases

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The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.

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Encyclopedia Britannica

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username: nwsc
password: tigers

Britannica Online School Edition gives instant access to four complete encyclopedias and other resources.

Designed for all levels of learning, Britannica Online School Edition offers students an easy-to-use gateway to the vast resources of Encyclopædia Britannica.


INSPIRE includes following content: magazine and journal articles, websites, pamphlets, images, almanacs, library catalogs, e-books, and more.

Use the Testing and Education Reference Center for study aids and practice tests for AP tests, PSAT, SAT, ACT, GED and other major high school and college entrance tests.

INSPIRE is provided at no cost to Indiana Residents, and no password is needed if you are using an Indiana school or library computer. To access INSPIRE from home, you may need a password depending on your internet provider. If you need one, you will be prompted to set up an account.

INSPIRE is a service of the Indiana State Library. INSPIRE is supported by the Indiana General Assembly through Build Indiana Funds, The Institute of Museum
and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act and in partnership with the Academic Libraries of Indiana.

Salem Health Databases

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Password: tigerpride

Magill's Medical Guide covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders.

Complementary & Alternative Medicine provides authoritative, essential information on complementary and alternative medicine in easy-to-understand language. The set was designed for general readers and offers a unique perspective on this growing and constantly changing field.

Psychology & Mental Health covers notable theories, people, social issues, life stages, the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions, all in a simple, easy to use A-Z format.

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MS Library Media Center

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Updated: Sep 23, 2016
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