Explore the Features

The In Context series of online solutions were designed with users’ needs in mind — delivering content in new and innovative ways:

  • Web-like interface design and intuitive navigation with 1,800 portal pages aid student discovery
  • Media-rich content, including images, audio, video, maps and interactive resources enhance student ability to evaluate and apply information
  • Read Speaker text-to-speech technology, available on every page, is an ideal option for struggling readers and the visually impaired
  • Document translator allows students to translate any document into French, Spanish, Japanese, German, Italian, Portuguese, simplified Chinese, and Korean
  • Customizable RSS feeds allow information to be automatically delivered to users
  • Web 2.0 sharing allows linking through hundreds of popular social networks and bookmarking tools
  • The ability to print, e-mail, download, and bookmark items allows students and educators to easily tailor information to their needs
  • Citation tools mapped to the most current MLA and APA standards
  • Search Assist suggests keyword phrases to help learners efficiently find the exact information they are seeking
  • “Expert Picks” features resources hand-picked by Gale’s expert editorial team to aid discovery of new and related content
  • Fact boxes provide a snapshot summary of key information for quick review
  • Images are exposed way that minimizes clicks and puts topics in a visual context
  • Interactive Google maps put research in an important geographical context
  • Infomark functionality allows librarians, students and educators to copy, bookmark, or email a persistent URL of nearly every page — giving them the ability to create and share reading lists, bibliographies, course packs and more