Named in honor of famed short story writer O. Henry (William Sidney Porter), this prize is awarded recognizes outstanding short fiction.
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"The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations."
Variety of science topics for kids to explore. Presented by the American Museum of Natural History.
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The Open Learning Initiative (OLI) is a grant-funded group at Carnegie Mellon University, offering innovative online courses to anyone who wants to learn or teach. Our aim is to create high-quality courses and contribute original research to improve learning and transform higher education.
Open Yale Courses provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The aim of the project is to expand access to educational materials for all who wish to learn.
Information from many sources on popular research topics for students.
Create, present, manage, and share your career resources from one location. Includes tools for resumes, cover letters, video resumes, interview preparation, and job searching.
Online version of the Oxford English Dictionary.
Full text access to dictionaries covering broad range of subjects including Literature, the Arts, the Classics, Folklore and Mythology, and Languages. Also, English language resources and bilingual dictionaries.
More than 60,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries regarding art and architecture with coverage on artists and architects, works and buildings, terminology, concepts and more.
More than 143,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries covering notable eras, events and individuals that have shaped our history and the historical methodology used to research them.
Dictionaries and A-Z guides dedicated to the learning, use and study of language, including English and bilingual dictionaries and thesauri.
More than 34.000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on the major terms, concepts, processes and organization of legal systems in the UK, US and Australia.
More than 177,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on writers, works, movements and literary theories from national and international literature, poetry and plays.
More than 82,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on the study of the prevention, cure and understanding of disease as well as the investigation of physical and mental wellbeing.
More than 125,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on the wide range of subjects within the field of music, including genres of music, time periods, composers, conductors, performers and instruments.
More than 61,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries encompassing the systematic study of world religions and faiths.
Over 210,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on subjects within the broad disciplines of science and technology, from engineering, physics, computer science and mathematics to life and earth sciences, chemistry and psychology.
Over 175,000 definitions and encyclopedic entries on disciplines concerned with the study of human behavior and the societies we form, including the latest information on topics relating to the social sciences.