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Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources [Gale]Login Required
Articles Government

Gale Databases

We use the term primary sources not in the historian's sense of a manuscript, letter, or diary, but rather in the legal sense of a case, statute, or regulation. Designed to complement The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises, this archive offers online access to state and municipal codes, documents relating to constitutional conventions, and other resources in American legal history.

Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926 [Gale]Login Required
Trial Articles

Gale Databases

Based on holdings of the law libraries of Harvard and Yale, and the Library of the Bar of the City of New York, the product offers online access to these important collections.

Making of the Modern World [Gale]Login Required
Articles Images

Gale Databases

The Making of the Modern World provides digital facsimile images of unique primary sources that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. Full-text searching across millions of pages of works from the period 1450-1850 (and 1851-1914 in Part II) provides researchers unparalleled access to this vast collection of material for research in the areas of history, political science, social conditions, technology and industry, economics, area studies and more.

Maps Website
Driving directions, maps, international maps, & more
Maps: Blank and Outline Maps
Maps Tools
Collections of blank & outline maps to print out for educational or persaonal use at home or in the classroom.
MAS Ultra - School EditionLogin Required
Biographies Images Maps
(via EbscoHost) Designed specifically for high school libraries; provides full text for more than 700 popular general interest and current events publications as far back as 1975; also more than 500 full text pamphlets, 542 full text reference books, 84,074 biographies, 86,135 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.
MasterFILE CompleteLogin Required
Articles Biographies Images
(via EbscoHost) Multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 2,000 general reference publications dating as far back as 1975. Also includes more than 360 full text reference books, 84,074 biographies, 86,135 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.
Material Safety Data Sheets
Statistics / Weights / Measures
Information provided by Sigma-Aldrich, this site provides chemical safety information, manufacturer's original MSDS labels, etc.
Materials Science (Proquest)Login Required

Provided through the Wyoming State Library by the University of Wyoming Library.

Mayo Clinic Health Information
Find diseases and conditions by name or symptoms. Find drug and supplements information and learn about tests and procedures. Search "calculators" to find BMI, Heart Risk & other calculators.
MedicLatinaLogin Required
From EbscoHost, MedicLatina is a unique collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.
Medieval & Renaissance Instruments
Music Website
From Musica Antiqua and Iowa State University, this collection includes photos, short essays, additional resources & MP3 sound files.
MedlinePlus (U.S. National Library of Medicine - NIH)
Health-related information for the general public: encyclopedia, herbal supplement information, current health news & interactive tutorials. Excellent resource for nursing students.
Merck Veterinary Manual
E-Book Website
By Merck & Co. NOTE: This online version is the previous version of the current print manual. May have out-dated information.
Merriam-Webster Dictionary (Free)
Dictionaries / Thesauri

Basic online dictionary for free (no login required.)

Military and Intelligence Database [Gale]

Military and Intelligence Database Collection provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. The database offers content in key subject areas including governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.

Military Collection (Proquest)Login Required

Provided through the Wyoming State Library by the University of Wyoming Library.

MLA 9 Citing Sources Guide (NWC)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
A guide, with examples, of the MLA citation style created by librarians and faculty at Northwest College.
MLA Format (Purdue OWL)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
A citation and writing guide with examples from Purdue University
MLA International Bibliography (Ebsco)Login Required
Articles E-Book Website
The MLA International Bibliography is a subject index for books, articles and websites published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
MLA Style Center Quick Guide (Companion web guide to our paper MLA guide)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA

A website companion to the current MLA style guide. Starting at Works Cited: A Quick Guide, select Get Started to see resource and document examples and how to cite them. Website also provides MLA style information on research paper formatting, plagiarism and more. Need help with in-text citations and research paper formatting?  Start at this page: MLA Style Center Help

Mometrix (Career and Test Center)Login Required
New Test / Exam Practice Website

Mometrix eLibrary provides access to study materials for over 1,500 different standardized exams. Study materials include comprehensive study guides, interactive flashcards and practice tests. Provided by the Wyoming State Library.

Monster Career Advice
Read advice about a chosen career, search for jobs, advice on interviewing and resumes, etc.
Montana Census & Economic Information Center
Statistics / Weights / Measures Website
From the Montana Department of Commerce with links to Montana's census data.
Montana Department of Agriculture
The Montana Department of Agriculture provides regulatory services to protect agricultural producers, consumers and the environment, Development programs aim to promote agricultural markets, businesses and infrastructure.
Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, 1895-1976 (Chadwyck)Login Required
An historical archive of U.S. Government publications from 1895-1976. For publications since 1976, visit Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, 1976 to present (GPO Access).
Motley Fool
Statistics / Weights / Measures Website
Financial news including S&P 500 news, stock market tracking, and other investing information. Includes list of top DOW companies.
MSN Money
Statistics / Weights / Measures Website
Get stock market quotes, news, featured stories and more.
Musical Scores: Variations Project Indiana University
Music Website
Find online scores from opera, song, orchestral, choral, chamber music, piano, and solo intrumental literature. - Cyber Encyclopedia of Musical Theatre, TV & Film
Includes essays on selected performers and shows, how musicals are made, reference resources, reviews & more.
NWC Students, Faculty & StaffFor NWC Students, Faculty & Staff
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APACitation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
Dictionaries / ThesauriDictionaries / Thesauri
Directories / Phone BooksDirectories / Phone Books
Encyclopedia InformationEncyclopedia Information
Statistics / Weights / MeasuresStatistics / Weights / Measures
Test / Exam PracticeTest / Exam Practice