Friday, August 26, 2016

Find WYLD Database News on Wyoming Libraries

This blog is coming to an end, but we want to keep in touch with you with all the news. At the end of August, the WYLD Databases & Online Resources blog will shut down, and news items will appear on the Wyoming Libraries blog at We hope you’ll follow us on Wyoming Libraries not just for news on the resources, but also for general news about libraries and the Wyoming library community.

You can also find us on Twitter at @WyoLibraries and on Facebook at

Friday, August 5, 2016

U.S. History In Context and World History In Context

Check out two In Context databases for history.  Each include categories that contain a broad variety of topics. Each In Context topic page includes an overview, magazine & journal articles, news items, video and images.

U.S. History In Context topics are under categories such as:  African American Perspectives, Court Cases and the Supreme Court, Events, Decades & Trends, Wars & Conflicts, and Native Americans.
Covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.

World History In Context topics can be found under categories such as:  Countries, Cultures & Civilizations, Religions, Human Rights. 
From ancient Europe to Latin America and from the Far East to the Renaissance, an array of primary sources, images, maps and charts provide expansive geographic and chronologic research materials for the study of world history.

Listen to the webinar, Discover U.S. and World History In Context

Find more information on the databases for history in the research guides: 

U.S. History Databases in GoWYLD

World History databases in GoWYLD

Monday, June 20, 2016

Summer Reading and

Check out the tutorial, resources for Summer Reading 2016

In addition, there is a research guide for Summer Reading 2016,
In the guide, you will find links for databases, webinars, and information on the importance of summer reading.

For more information, contact Chris Van Burgh at the Wyoming State Library.

Friday, April 1, 2016

April 1

Real articles can be found by going to and selecting Health & Medicine.