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LANIC - Latin American Network Information Center
Website
From the University of Texas at Austin, LANIC facilitates access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America. Our target audience includes people living in Latin America, as well as those around the world who have an interest in this region. While many of our resources are designed to facilitate research and academic endeavors, our site has also become an important gateway to Latin America for primary and secondary school teachers and students, private and public sector professionals.
Learn Physics Today (Think Quest)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA Website
Learn Physics Today is an online physics tutorial to aid math & physics students.
LearningExpressLibrary "Learn a Test" (Practice Exams)Login Required
Test / Exam Practice Website
Free online academic and licensing practice tests and exams. Learning Express offers over 27 tests including GED, SAT, TOEFL, Nursing, GRE, Firefighter, Civil Service, U.S. Citizenship, Writing. Login using your library card number and choose your own password. This is a new version. If you had an account prior to July 2014, you may need to create a new account.
Lester S. Levy Collection of Sheet Music (John Hopkins University)
Music Website
Includes over 29,000 pieces of American popular music. The collection spans the years 1780 to 1980, but its strength is its thorough documentation of nineteenth-century America through popular music. The collection is especially strong in music spawned by military conflicts from the War of 1812 through World War I, and minstrel music is also well represented. Other topics include music about the circus; dance; drinking, temperance, and smoking; fraternal orders; presidents; romantic and sentimental songs; schools and colleges; and transportation.
Lexis-Nexis - All Lexis & Company DossierLogin Required
Articles
Lexis Nexis has full-text and abstracts of news, business, and legal information. Great source for regional, national, and international newspaper coverage.
Lexis-Nexis - All News SearchLogin Required
Newspaper
LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of information designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. This link provides advanced searching of all major world publications, newspapers, reviews, broadcasts & more.
Lexis-Nexis - U.S. Legal Cases & CodesLogin Required
Articles
LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of information designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. This link provides advanced searching of all U.S. federal & state cases. Also a portal to other legal cases, codes, Supreme Court briefs, patents, tax law & more.
Library of Congress
Biographies Government Images Music Newspaper
The LOC's mission is to support the Congress in fulfilling its constitutional duties and to further the progress of knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. Search the library's catalog and collections.
Library of Southern Literature (U of N. Carolina-Chapel Hill)
E-Book Website
Documenting the American South, a digital publishing initiative sponsored by the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, provides access to digitized primary materials that offer Southern perspectives on American history and culture.
Library, Information Science and Technology AbstractsLogin Required
Articles
(via EbscoHost) Formerly Information Science and Technology Abstracts (ISTA). Beginning in 1960; subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management, the information industry. LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings.
LibWeb
Directories / Phone Books
Library servers via WWW. Libweb currently lists over 8000 pages from libraries in 146 countries.
Lift Every Voice: Music in American Life (University of Virginia Library)
Website
Explores the history of ballads, hymns, spirituals, patriotic odes, minstrel and musical works, and protest songs of the United States. Includes audio clips, sheet music, images, song sheets and photographs.
Literature Criticism Online (Gale)Login Required
Biographies Encyclopedia Information
Includes author biographies and reviews and criticism of their works in contemporary, children, drama, poetry, and short story literature.
Literature Online Core Collection (Chadwyck)Login Required
Articles
A fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 376 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.
Literature Resource Center (Gale)Login Required
Biographies
Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline; 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.
Looks Too Good To Be True Fraud Site
Government Website
Developed and maintained by a joint federal law enforcement and industry task force, this site educates and protects the consumer from becoming a victim of Internet fraud schemes. Funded by the United States Postal Inspection Service and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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