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Facts on File News Services Offers Free Database Access

Posted Aug 29, 2005
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Facts on File News Services celebrates 65 years of service to libraries by offering free database access during the months of September and October 2005.

Beginning September 1, school and library communities can sign up for free access to the FactsforLearning and FACTS.com databases at http://www.facts.com/.

School sites that sign up for the program may offer their users unrestricted onsite access to any or all Facts on File News Services subscription databases.

FactsforLearning, an elementary and middle school reference database, combines activities and information in a grade-appropriate interface designed to foster learning at each stage. Information sources include World Almanac Books, Weekly Reader magazines, Funk & Wagnalls, Gareth Stevens curriculum e-reference, and Teacher Created Materials.

The Facts on File World News Digest provides a weekly survey of national and international developments in politics, economics, science, sports, and the arts. This resource is included in the reference suite located at FACTS.com.

Facts on File News Services, 800/363-7976, ext. 4616 or http://www.facts.com/.


 
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