Gale offers free resources for Earth Day

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Apr. 20, 2009 – In celebration of Earth Day on April 22, Gale, part of Cengage Learning, is offering free resources on its completely updated Environmental Resource Web site (http://www.galeschools.com/environment/).

Browse the activities page (http://www.galeschools.com/environment/activities.htm) to learn more about endangered species, biomes, tips on “going green,” lesson plans and more, or download a free bookmark, poster or screensaver.

Tools and resources are available at http://www.galeschools.com/environment/tools.htm and include a parent’s and teacher’s guide, fun scientific projects at “Experiment Central,” and details on environmental ethics.

Links to additional resources are available at http://www.galeschools.com/environment/links/ including a number of prominent environmental organizations.

Also accessible from the Environmental Resource Web site is a preview of Gale’s new online resource GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) due to release in June, and Global Issues in Context, providing the latest information on hot topics such as climate change, nuclear and renewable energy and recycling.

Bookmark http://www.galeschools.com/environment and celebrate Earth Day with Gale.

For more information, please contact Linda Busse at linda.busse@cengage.com.

About Cengage Learning and Gale
Cengage Learning delivers highly customized learning solutions for colleges, universities, professors, students, libraries, government agencies, corporations and professionals around the world. Gale, part of Cengage Learning, serves the world’s information and education needs through its vast and dynamic content pools, which are used by students and consumers in their libraries, schools and on the Internet. It is best known for the accuracy, breadth and convenience of its data, addressing all types of information needs – from homework help to health questions to business profiles – in a variety of formats.  For more information, visit www.cengage.com or www.gale.com

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