Gale Virtual Reference Library FAQ


What is Gale Virtual Reference Library or GVRL?

GVRL includes hundreds of reference ebooks (subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.) This is a great place to begin research in humanities, social sciences, health, education, religion, business, biography, art, or law. 

How do I access Gale Virtual Reference Library?

To search for individual articles within GVRL's ebooks, go directly to Gale Virtual Reference Library on the A-Z Database ListGVRL ebooks are also accessible through the Regis University Library catalog, Lumen.  GVRL allows unlimited simultaneous users.

May I print or download from Gale Virtual Reference Library?

Most articles within GVRL reference books can be downloaded as PDFs or MP3s. You can also print and email articles.

Does Gale Virtual Reference Library include a Citation Generator? 

From within an article, use the Citation Tools link to generate citations in APA or MLA. You can also export citations to RefWorks, EasyBib, EndNote, ProCite, and Reference Manager.

How can I read  Gale Virtual Reference Library articles on my mobile device?

Yes. Look for the Download pdf to eReader link in GVRL.

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