September 2021 Content Update Public Core


1 new title and 5 updated titles were released to Public Core in September 2021. There are now 1064 titles in the Public Core collection. If you subscribe to this package, see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required), or check it out on our corporate site.


New Public Core Titles:


Opinions Throughout History: Opinions Throughout History: The Death Penalty

ISBN: 9781642650662

This volume of Opinions Throughout History looks at the evolution of this debate within the context of major events in the history of American criminal justice, from the nation's first execution, in the famed Jamestown Colony of Virginia, to the cells of America's modern death rows. Tracing this history through the courts, the legislature, and the academic, religious, and popular debates that have surrounded the issue, this volume will reveal how American ideas about execution have evolved and continue to change.



Updated Public Core Titles:


Gale Biographies: Popular People

ISBN: 9781410388421

Gale biographies are engaging for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people.


Handy Answer: The Handy History Answer Book: From the Stone Age to the Digital Age

ISBN: 9781578596805

The Handy History Answer Book: From the Stone Age to the Digital Age takes a riveting walk through the ages, looking at the most important events of the past 5,000 years, including wars, disasters, pandemics, births, lives, and more.


Handy Answer: The Handy Physics Answer Book

ISBN: 9781578596959

The Handy Physics Answer Book tackles big issues and concepts, like motion, magnetism, sound, and light, and lots of smaller topics too - like, why don't birds or squirrels on power lines get electrocuted? - and makes them enlightening and enjoyable for anyone who picks up this informative book.


Teen Health Series: Learning Disabilities Information for Teens

ISBN: 9780780818149

Learning Disabilities Information For Teens, Third Edition describes early learning, the different kinds of learning disabilities, and their common signs, causes, and diagnostic procedures.


Teen Health Series: Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens

ISBN: 9780780817869

Tobacco and E-cigarettes Information For Teens, Fourth Edition, offers updated information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use. It explains some of the cultural influences that can make tobacco use seem attractive and how teen curiosity can lead to the use of e-cigarettes and its related problems.



There were no retired titles this month. A full list of updated and retired titles is always available upon request to

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