Credo Reference is an online subscription database containing encyclopedias, dictionaries, and biographies.
EBSCOhost is a collection of twenty-six databases covering multiple disciplines. Academic Search Premier and Masterfile are good general databases to find articles.
LexisNexis database focused on news articles, legal information, and business topics.
Opposing Viewpoints an online subscription database focused on controversial social issues.
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Purpose / Point of View - Why was the resource put on the web? What is the domain name? Who is the intended audience?