Alphabetical List of Resources

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W Y
PapersFirst

Find references to papers delivered at academic conferences worldwide since 1993.

Access Policy:
Library card required from home
Topic:
Multi-Subject/Academic
Resource Type:
Articles
The Pendergast Years

Explore thousands of digitized photographs, postcards, legal documents and letters from the interwar period, when "Boss" Tom Pendergast exerted powerful influence over the civic and cultural life of Kansas City. The collection is accompanied by dozens of articles, a comprehensive timeline, interactive maps and other features. Brought to you by The Kansas City Public Library and partner organizations.

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Open access. No login required.
Topic:
History
Resource Type:
Articles, Website, Primary Sources

Like its print products, Peterson's online version provides dependable college listings and scholarship information. Just skip the test prep section—it costs.

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Open access. No login required.
Topic:
Education
Resource Type:
Website

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays of Kansas City (PFLAG-KC) is a group of parents, siblings, friends, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) people who provide a support system for the families and friends of LGBT people.

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Topic:
Culture & Society
Resource Type:
Website

The President Council's mission is to engage, educate, and empower all Americans to adopt a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical activity and good nutrition.

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Topic:
Health
Resource Type:
Website

Information on test preparation.

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Topic:
Test Preparation
Resource Type:
Website
ProceedingsFirst

Find references to conference proceedings that have been published worldwide since 1993.

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Library card required from home
Topic:
Multi-Subject/Academic
Resource Type:
Articles
Professional Development Collection

The Professional Development Collection includes full text articles for nearly 520 high-quality education journals.

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Library card required from home
Topic:
Education
Resource Type:
Articles
Project MUSE

Project MUSE – a development of Johns-Hopkins and other major U.S. Universities.

E-books in the classics, history and literature, now totaling more than 10,000 titles.

Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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Library card required from home
Topic:
Culture & Society, eBooks & Digital Media, Literature
Resource Type:
eBooks

As this well-known and long-respected site of voter information says, it covers "any politician, any issue". Enter a politician's name and get his/her biography, voting record, positions on issues, ratings, speeches, and funding. Create your own account to track your candidates, officials and legislation. Project Vote Smart provides a huge amount of information on offices and officials, legislation, issues, interest groups, political parties, and ballot measures.

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Open access. No login required.
Topic:
Elections & Politics
Resource Type:
Website

Pronunciator offers phrase tutorials for over 80 languages, including ESL. Courses are available for English speakers or for native speakers of 50 other languages. Learn on a desktop or access Pronunciator from your mobile device.

En Español »

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Library card required from home
Topic:
Homework Help, Languages, Online Learning
Resource Type:
Online Learning

Find summaries of professional and academic articles about medical topics.

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Open access. No login required.
Topic:
Health
Resource Type:
Open access. No login required