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The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is a comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of the world’s many cultures. It contains more than 9,000 pages of material and 300 audio recordings, as well as entries by more than 700 expert contributors from many countries.
Supports multiple Research Clusters. Provides materials for relating science to real world issues. Includes content from science-related Gale encyclopedias, videos, podcasts, image galleries, and many full text articles. Aligned to National and State Science standards, including Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and Project 2061. Topics include: chemistry, physics and astronomy, earth science, engineering and technology, biology, and medicine.