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The Merck Manuals

Virgo - Find books, articles, digital materials, and more.
University of Virginia Library

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
Great Books Online



Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

Medical Dictionary
Powered by Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

On-Line Medical Dictionary
Dept. of Medical Oncology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne

The World Atlas

World Digital Library
Primary materials from cultures around the world, including manuscripts, maps, rare books, and other significant cultural materials, supported by UNESCO.

Google Book Search


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Discovery Channel

The History Channel

National Geographic

The Biography Channel


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TVOntario (TVO)

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