New Online Reference E-Books

The Libraries have activated the following new reference e-books in Gale Virtual Reference Library. You may find them in the UMass Amherst library catalog:

  • Adolescent Online Social Communication and Behavior: Relationship Formation on the Internet
  • Class In America: An Encyclopedia
  • Constitutional Amendments: From Freedom Of Speech To Flag Burning
  • Daily Life Through World History In Primary Documents
  • Data-Exchange Standards and International Organizations: Adoption and Diffusion
  • Encyclopedia Of Contemporary American Social Issues
  • Encyclopedia Of Modern China
  • Evolving Application Domains of Data Warehousing and Mining
  • Folklore: Encycyclopdia Of Beliefs, Customs, Tales, Music And Art 2nd ed.
  • Food Cultures Of The World Encyclopedia
  • Gale encyclopedia of children’s health
  • Healthcare information systems & informatics
  • Infectious diseases in context
  • Nations And Nationalism: Global Historical Overview
  • New Catholic Encyclopedia
  • Nursing and clinical informatics
  • UXL encyclopedia of diseases and disorders
  • Voting In America
  • Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy

If you would like assistance using any of these sources, contact a reference librarian.


This is a shared account and space for the Electronic Resources unit to let you know about: -- online journals and databases we've added or deleted; -- system downtimes and access problems; -- highlights and points of interest.

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