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Individual eReference Collections

AtoZ The World
AtoZ The World has country guide information to 175 nations and includes information on societies, cultures, and maps.

AtoZ World Food
Recipes from 174 countries; articles on national and regional cuisine, dining etiquette, special occasion foods; beverages, sauces, food history, and more.

Biography Reference Bank
Full text profiles of notable individuals from biographical reference books.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Collection of authoritative encyclopedia articles covering all areas of information.
Gale Reference
Collection of reference books on a wide variety of subjects such as biographies, education, the environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, the nation and world, religion, science, and social science.

Salem History
Collection of history reference works including Milestone Documents, The Decades, Lives from History and Great Events from History.

Salem Health
Collection of award-winning health reference works such as Magill’s Medical Guide.

Salem Literature
Collection of literary reference works such as the Critical Insights series, Critical Survey of Long Fiction, Critical Survey of Poetry and Magill's Literary Annual and Masterplots, 4th Edition.
Salem Science
Collection of science reference works such as the Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society, Encyclopedia of Energy, Encyclopedia of Global Resources, and Encyclopedia of Global Warming. 

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Did You Know?

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Hoopla Is Now Available Through Hinds Libraries

Hinds District Libraries now offer Hoopla for its patronsHoopla is a leading provider of entertainment media products and services.  It provides an enormous selection of digital video (movies and TV shows), music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics. Content is available through computer browsers, phones, tablets, and TV products.  Hinds Libraries currently limits patron borrowing to 5 titles per month.  Please click on the slide title to learn more about Hoopla and how to sign up.

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Need Information on How to Cite Sources?

Are you looking for information on citing sources and generating citations? Check out our "Researching and Citing" LibGuide. It contains all you will need to know on citing sources correctly. Click on slide title to go directly to the Researching and Citing LibGuide.

Hinds anti-racism guide to books

Anti-Racism Reading List


A HindsCC reading list guide based on the Mississippi Humanities Council Anti-Racism reading list

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- 4th leading cause of death!

- Symptoms range from: Chronic Cough, Shortness of Breath, Increased Mucus just to name a few.

- Common Cause is the use of Tobacco.

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New and Notable Titles

Cover of The Darkest Child by Delores Phillips

Jackson ATC and Utica

Cover image of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

E-book - Overdrive

Cover of Spanish Short Stories for Beginners


Cover of Learn Medical Terminology

Nursing/Allied Health

Cover picture of Preludes and Nocturnes by Neil Gaiman

Raymond and Vicksburg

Cover of Tell Your Story Before They Do by Nate Howard


Cover of Usagi Yojimbo

E-book - Hoopla

Cover picture of The Talented Mr. Ripley

Streaming video - Hoopla

Cover of The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

E-audiobook - Overdrive

Cover of Atomic Habits

Vicksburg, Raymond, Rankin, and Nursing

Cover of Cooking Basics for Dummies

E-book - Ebook Central

Cover of The Hunger Games

Streaming video - Swank

Cover of The Girl from Guernica by Karen Robards

E-audiobook - Hoopla