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Education

Foreign Languages

Genealogy and Biography

General Research and Reference

Health and Wellness

High School Research

Kids and Teens Research

Law and Criminal Justice

Literature, Mass Media, and Communications

Magazines

Newspapers

Science

Test Preparation / Study Guides

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Auto Repair

ChiltonLibrary Remote/In Library (Also available on your mobile device)
ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site. If prompted to log in: password is Sce12904.

 


Books and Reader's Advisory

Books and Authors Remote/In Library
Includes the What Do I Read Next? database.
Books & Authors
offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists, Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together. Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic, cutting edge user interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun! By leveraging the entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition Remote/In Library

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 1,290 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, civics and more. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition Remote/In Library

Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 3,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics and more. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition Remote/In Library

Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,440 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics and more. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Novelist Remote/In Library
Great for finding author read a-likes, other titles like a favorite book, titles in series, book discussion guides, and award winning books. Also includes information on children’s books and a special “Features for Teachers” section. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Novelist K-8 Remote/In Library
The power and quality of Novelist rolled into a junior version for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Great for finding author read a-likes, other titles like a favorite book, books in a series, and award-winning books. Provides age-appropriate suggestions for all grade levels and abilities. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Read the Books Remote/In Library
Lists of books by topic, grade, series, state awards, etc. Find books set in certain states or during different time periods.
 
 


Business / Industry / Stock Market

Business and Company ASAP Remote/In Library
Providing researchers with information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews. Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Business Insights Remote/In Library

Research and analyze companies and business around the world. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

ReferenceUSA Remote/In Library
Includes more than 13 million U.S. businesses and 200 million U.S. households. Information also includes annual reports, SEC information, industry and specialty directories, trade publications. Excellent information source for businesses as well as individuals. Information is updated monthly. To log in: enter your library card number

 

Value Line Investment Survey Remote/In Library
On-line version of the well-known and respected investment information service, including the “Ratings & Reports,” “Summary & Index,” and “Selection & Opinions” features. To log in: Click the check box to accept the terms and conditions, then enter 00 followed by your library card number.

 


Kids and Teens Research

 

Kids Search Remote / In Library

Kids Search makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type - -magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Live Homework Help® Remote/In Library
Live Homework Help® allows you to chat with a tutor in real time! Ask questions and get help on a variety of subjects. Share files, websites, and a virtual whiteboard with the tutor as you master the concepts! Ages Kindergarten through 12th Grade, Adult Learner and College Prep. To log in: enter your library card number.
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Middle Search Plus Remote/In Library

Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Novelist K-8 Remote/In Library
The power and quality of Novelist rolled into a junior version for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Great for finding author read a-likes, other titles like a favorite book, books in a series, and award-winning books. Provides age-appropriate suggestions for all grade levels and abilities. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Primary Search Remote/In Library

Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Read the Books Remote/In Library
Lists of books by topic, grade, series, state awards, etc. Find books set in certain states or during different time periods. To log in: enter your library card number.
 
Searchasaurus Remote / In Library
 
Searchasaurus makes it easy for even the youngest students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Kid-friendy interface for searching Ebsco databases includes a visual search option. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Education

ERIC Remote/In Library

ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Professional Development Collection Remote/In Library

Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world. To log in: enter your library card number.


Foreign Languages

Mango Languages Remote/In Library

Over 40 foreign languages to explore and over 15 ESL courses taught in your native language. To log in: enter your library card number. When asked to sign in or create a profile, you can skip ahead by clicking "Start Learning". (Creating a profile is not required but is recommended.)


Genealogy and Biography

Ancestry Library In Library Only
Provides access to 450 million indexed U.S. Census records from 1790 to 1930 as well as military records, Social Security death index and city directories.

Family Search Remote/In Library (Free)
FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. Search over 3 billion names from all over the world. 24/7 phone support is available.

Heritage Quest Remote/In Library
Genealogy database providing access to U.S. Census records plus genealogies, local histories and other primary sources. To log in: enter your library card number. If your library card number ends with a + sign, substitute the number 1.


General Research and Reference

 

Academic Search Elite Remote/In Library

Academic institutions worldwide depend on this database as their core resource of scholarly information. Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals, Nearly 150 journals have PDF images dating back to 1985. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library Remote/In Library

Updated regularly. A database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Fully searchable across all files. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Remote/In Library

This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

MasterFILE Premier Remote/In Library

Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

ReferenceUSA Remote/In Library
Includes more than 13 million U.S. businesses and 200 million U.S. households. Information also includes annual reports, SEC information, industry and specialty directories, trade publications. Excellent information source for businesses as well as individuals. Information is updated monthly. To log in: enter your library card number

 


Health and Wellness

Consumer Health Complete Remote / In Library

Consumer Health Complete is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. In addition, Consumer Health Complete includes the Clinical Reference System and the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which provides access to up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs. The database is updated on a weekly basis. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

MEDLINE Remote/In Library

MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


High School Research

Discovering Collection Remote/In Library
Meet the needs of today’s students with Gale’s Discovering Collection. With its comprehensive coverage of core classroom subject areas accessible through an, intuitive graphic interface, the Discovering Collection will become a sure-fire hit among students from middle school to high school. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

MAS Ultra: School Edition Remote/In Library

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Student Research Center Remote/In Library

EBSCO's Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Law and Criminal Justice

LegalForms Remote/In Library
Includes over 1,000 legal forms for Missouri, including leases Power of Attorney, Living Will, construction lines, bankruptcy and many more. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Literature, Mass Media, and Communications

Literature Resource Center Remote/In Library
Literature Resource Center is your most current, comprehensive, and reliable online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Its coverage includes all genres and disciplines, all time periods, and all regions of the world. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Magazines

 

MAS Ultra: School Edition Remote/In Library

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

America's News Magazines Remote/In Library
Full text articles from major news magazines. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Newspapers

St. Louis Post-Dispatch Remote/In Library
Full text from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.  To view newspaper articles, click “America’s News Magazines” link, then “United States” link under Shortcuts, then “Missouri” link under Locations, then “St. Louis Post Dispatch” link.  Enter a specific publication date or view recent issues. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

Newspaper Source Remote/In Library

Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided. To log in: enter your library card number.

 


Science

Science Reference Center Remote/In Library

Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. To log in: enter your library card number.

 

 


Test Preparation / Study Guides

Learning Express Library (LearnATest) Remote/In Library
Over 350 practice tests and courses for ACT, SAT, Civil Service and vocational career certification including ASVAB, EMT, Praxis 1 and real estate licensing. To log in: enter the first 9 digits of your library card number as your username, and 63084 plus the first 9 digits of your library card number as the password.