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Homework Help: Gale in Context

Perfect for finding topic overviews and then diving deeper with news, biographies, videos, images, articles, and more.


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Newspapers, Magazines, and eBooks

Reference materials, business plans, company and industry information.


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Science, Health, and Wellness

Authoritative consumer health information and the latest developments across scientific disciplines.


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Vocation and Careers

Research a vocation, find an appropriate institution of learning, get assistance on job searches and maintaining a career, develop job skills, and build a resume.


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Local History, Heritage, and Genealogy

Search billions of historical documents through MyHeritage, and browse hundreds of photos from early Columbia County and Washington through Washington Rural Heritage.


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Research Databases

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Gale Databases

Other Local-Area Libraries

Denny Ashby Library

P.O. Box 670
856 Arlington Street
Pomeroy, WA 99347

(509) 843-3710


Walla Walla County Rural Library District

37 Jade Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362

(509) 527-3284


Whitman County Library

102 S Main St
Colfax, WA 99111

(509) 397-4366


For libraries further afield, check out the Online Directory of Washington Libraries.