Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

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All resources are available for use within the Library. Resources marked with require a Resident* Library Card.

*Resident areas include Iowa City, Hills, University Heights, Lone Tree, and rural Johnson County.

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For grades K-2, this database provides information on a variety of topics including animals, biographies, and school subjects. It reads text aloud to help with literacy skills and also includes activities and resources for teachers on each topic.

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Provides full-text online access to hundreds of multidisciplinary reference book collections, including art, history, law, medicine, psychology, technology, bilingual dictionaries and encyclopedias

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Encyclopedia entries, magazine articles, images and videos for all ages.

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Information about diseases, conditions and wellness issues from the National Institutes of Health.