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15,000 Years of American Indian History and Culture

Now fully revised, American Indian History Online offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history, covering more than 600 Native American groups, through tablet/mobile-friendly videos and slideshows, images, biographies of key people, event and topic entries, primary sources, maps and graphs, and timelines. With a completely redesigned, user-friendly interface, this award-winning database allows for an interactive, multifaceted look at the indigenous peoples of the Americas. An important new feature is full cross-searchability across all the Infobase history databases for an even more comprehensive view of history.

Highlights:

  • Comprehensive Coverage: images and tablet/mobile-friendly videos, slideshows, timelines, biographies of key people, event and topic entries, and maps and graphs
  • Easy Access to Content: featured content handpicked by our editors to inform research and provide guided entryways into the database, plus convenient links to key areas at the top of every page
  • Focused Topic Centers: specially selected entries, resources, videos, and slideshow overviews that provide a study guide for a particular culture area or era
  • Primary Sources: thousands of original documents
  • Featured Videos and Slideshows: videos and SMART Board–friendly slideshows that provide a fascinating visual look into topics
  • Authoritative Source List: a complete inventory, by type, of the extraordinary amount of content in the database
  • Full Cross-Searchability: allows users to tailor searches across any combination of the Infobase History Research Center databases to which your institution subscribes.

Features:

  • Universal Folder for all saved items across any Infobase history databases in your collection, plus enhanced Save-to-Folder functionality
  • Correlated to Common Core, national, state, provincial, and International Baccalaureate Organization standards
  • Convenient A-to-Z topic lists
  • Tag "clouds" for all content, linking to related material
  • In-depth overview essays on relevant historical topics under Suggested Reading
  • A detailed general timeline, updated monthly, plus timelines by culture area and era
  • Maps and graphs with descriptions
  • Real-time, searchable Reuters® newsfeed
  • Dynamic citations in MLA and Chicago styles, with EasyBib export functionality
  • Read Aloud feature
  • Ability for users to set preferences for default language, citation format, number of search results, and standards set for correlations
  • Persistent record links
  • Search Assist technology
  • Searchable Support Center with help articles, video tutorials, and live help chat
  • Translation tool for 80+ languages.

--------- American Indian History Online Facts On File 01/01/2000