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History Databases

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the world. It’s a movable feast in a digital cookbook.  Access recipes in the library or at home!

Rhode Island’s Statewide Reference Resource Center.

A comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas. 

Full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, and more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures.