Tuesday, July 1, 2008

e-Resource of the Month for July: Access Science

This month’s featured electronic resource is Access Science, which turns the world’s leading science encyclopedia, McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, into an online resource delivering the same high-quality information of the print set along with the bonus of up-to-date additions including:
  • New/updated articles (no need to wait for the print edition to come out!)

  • More than 2,000 in-depth biographies of leading scientists throughout history

  • Weekly updates on breakthroughs and discoveries in the world of science and technology

  • Study Center that includes suggested study topics and guides for AP science, essays and other scientific programs of study

  • Q&A - Answers to your scientific questions from Access Science experts

  • Image galleries that allow users to explore scientific phenomena through pictures

Use your library card to access this terrific resource on the library’s Web site under Find Information > Search for Articles & More or ask for help when you are at the library.