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Academic Search Premier
The world's largest scholarly, multidiscipline, full-text database designed specifically for academic institutions. Contains full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed publications, in nearly all academic areas of study.
Nearly 200 full-text periodicals from the Spanish-speaking world. Thirteen are peer-reviewed. Includes Revista de Arquitectura, Estudios Sobre Educacion, Revista de Estudios Hispanicos, Comunicacion y Sociedad, Revista de Ciencia Politica, and Revista Historia.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
More than 25,000 entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Global Reference Center
Britannica's Global Reference Center is the home of comprehensive online content in a variety of global languages, including Spanish, French, Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Resources include Gran Enciclopedia Planeta, Enciclopedia Juvenil, EncyclopÃ¦dia Universalis,Britannica Online Japan, Britannica Online Korea, and the Britannica Pocket Encyclopedia (Chinese).
Global Road Warrior
Provides business and travel information for countries around the world. Sections include Country Facts, Society & Culture, Health & Medical, Technical/Electrical and more. Also included is a Resource Guide that provides useful and practical information on how to do basic things such as making a phone call into or out of a foreign country.
Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure
This collection of more than 800 journals and 29 subject specific reference titles provide well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism fields.
Full-text articles from the most popular Spanish-language and bilingual periodicals.
Political Science Complete
Contains full text for over 400 journals, and cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 800 journals, (including top-ranked scholarly journals), many of which are unique to the product, such as British Politics, Ethnopolitics and the Journal of Women, Politics & Policy. PSC has a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of contemporary political discourse.
Explores social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.
Electronic dictionariesHistorical dictionary of Australia
Historical dictionary of Costa Rica
Historical dictionary of Egypt
Historical dictionary of Ethiopia and Eritrea
Historical dictionary of Honduras
Historical dictionary of Laos
Historical dictionary of New Zealand
Historical dictionary of Taiwan (Republic of China)
EncyclopediasAtlas of the World Religions
Countries and their Cultures
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion
Encyclopedia of World Geography
Encyclopedia of World History
National Geographic Concise History of the World
United Nations Statistical Yearbook
Timelines of World History
Worldmark encyclopedia of national economies
Australia and New Zealand
Central and South America
Greece and Italy
Business & etiquette guides
Business travel in France*
Business travel in Great Britain*
Business travel in Germany*
Business travel in Italy*
Business travel in the Netherlands*
China global studies handbook
Costa Rica : an ecotraveller's guide
Culture wise France: The essential guide to culture, customs, & business etiquette
Global etiquette guide to Africa and the Middle East: Everything you need to know for business and travel success
Global etiquette guide to Asia: Everything you need to know for business and travel success
Global etiquette guide to Europe: Everything you need to know for business and travel success
Global etiquette guide to Mexico and Latin America: Everything you need to know for business and travel success
Searching by subjectSearch the catalog (Foxtrax) by subject using the name of the country
Combine name of country with "history", "manual and handbooks", "encyclopedia", or "guidebooks"
- Costa Rica – history
- Costa Rica – manual and handbooks
- Costa Rica – guidebooks
- Costa Rica - encyclopedia
Links to subject searches in Foxtrax:
LC classification areas for browsing
|D ...............||General World
|DA 1-995||Great Britain|
|DT 365-469||East Africa
|DT 1701-2405||South Africa
|DU .................||Oceania, Australia, and New Zealand|
|GN 301-673||Cultural Anthropology, Ethnology|
|GT 1-7070||Manners and Customs|
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