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Tennessee Electronic Library Helps to Answer: "What Do I Read Next?"
(Published: August 16, 2010)

The Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) has introduced a new tool to help readers find the perfect “next book.” TEL has partnered with Gale, a division of Cengage Learning that is recognized as a leader in providing electronic research and educational resources, to offer Books & Authors, an Internet resource that offers a new way to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors and topics.

TEL is a virtual library that provides free access for Tennesseans to thousands of magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, podcasts and videos – as well as hundreds of academic tutorials and practice exams.

TEL includes more than 50 database collections that cover a wide range of information for homework help, consumer health information, business resources, leisure reading suggestions, current event essays, genealogy and academic and civil service test preparation help.

TEL is administered by the Tenn