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Academic OneFile Library Card Required.

Premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles for academic libraries from the world's leading journals, this comprehensive resource covers the physical and social sciences, technology, medicine, engineering, the arts, technology, literature, and many other subjects.

Don't know what Academic OneFile is or how to use it? Check out this helpful video tutorial on how to use Academic OneFile research database.

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Acceda Noticias Library Card Required.

Brinda un acceso conveniente a las ediciones electrónicas completas de más de 50 periódicos en español publicados en las principales ciudades de EE. UU. también se incluyen decenas de miles de artículos de texto completo actuales y archivados de todo el mundo. (Provides convenient access to the complete electronic editions of more than 50 Spanish-language newspapers published in major U.S. cities; also featured are tens of thousands of current and archived full-text articles from around the world.)

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Access Newspaper Archive Pro

NewspaperARCHIVE.com, the largest historical newspaper database online, contains tens of millions of newspaper pages from 1607 to present. Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content.

Designed for any individual of any age or profession, NewspaperARCHIVE.com provides a comfortable and safe environment with easy-to-use tools for fast searching and browsing.

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Access Newspaper Archive Pro remote access Library Card Required.

Now you can access NewspaperARCHIVE.com from home, the largest historical newspaper database online, contains tens of millions of newspaper pages from 1607 to present. Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content.

Designed for any individual of any age or profession, NewspaperARCHIVE.com provides a comfortable and safe environment with easy-to-use tools for fast searching and browsing.

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America’s Genealogy Bank Library Card Required.

Provides Web-based access to nearly 260 million of United States core genealogical records from 1690 to the present day. Through basic name search or advanced search options, genealogists can find and browse digital images of obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents, and other essential primary sources. It also provides the full text of modern U.S. newspaper obituaries and death notices, as well as enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records.

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Ancestry Library

Discover where you came from! Ancestry Library Edition is a popular genealogy service featuring more than 9,000 databases and 200 billion images from the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Europe and Australia. Search census records, the Social Security Death Index, as well as military and immigration records to explore your family history.

 

Find out more about the Ancestry Library genealogy database by watching this video tutorial.

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ArtistWorks Library Card Required.

ArtistWorks provides world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals. ArtistWorks offers users everything you need for musical and artistic instruction, from introduction to advanced performance.

Learn more about ArtistWorks online resource by watching this video tutorial.

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AtoZ Food America Library Card Required.

Discover regional, state, and ethnic cuisines for the entire United States! Recipes can be printed and shared. There are also articles such as Classic Dishes, State Foods, Top Agricultural Products, Special Occasion Foods, Ethnic and Geographic Influences, Special Ingredients, and Food Trivia.

Learn more about AtoZ Food America by watching this video tutorial.

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AtoZ the USA Library Card Required.

Get to know America the Beautiful with AtoZ the USA! Access over 115 country-based articles and 115 state articles for each of the 50 U.S. states, five US territories, and the District of Columbia. Includes maps, flags, photos, and facts. Please call (928) 373-6482 for access.

Learn more about AtoZ the USA by watching this video tutorial.

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AZ Guide to Grants Online

The Guide Online contains detailed profiles on more than 1,800 corporations and foundations with a history of making grants to Arizona nonprofits, schools, and other community groups. These profiles include complete contact listings, program descriptions, areas of grantmaking interest, examples of grants awarded, and more.

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Biography in Context Library Card Required.

Learn about people who make headlines and history. Get the who, what, when, where, why, and how on famous world leaders, singers, athletes, writers, and more.

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Books in Print

Books In Print combines the most trusted and authoritative source of bibliographic information with powerful search, discovery and collection development tools designed specifically to streamline the book discovery and acquisition process. Call for access.

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Britannica Escolar Library Card Required.

Descubra artículos enciclopédicos, recursos multimedia y otros materiales de aprendizaje en español que apoyan la investigación de los estudiantes y refuerzan la programación del plan de estudios. Discover encyclopedic articles, multimedia resources and other learning materials in Spanish that support student research and reinforce curriculum programming.

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Chilton Library Library Card Required.

Find step-by-step auto repair instructions, maintenance schedules, recalls, diagrams and more. Search by specific year, make and model.

Learn how to use the Chilton Library automotive repair database by watching this video tutorial.

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Consumer Health Complete Library Card Required.

Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.

Check out this video tutorial for a quick intro on how to use Consumer Health Complete.

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Consumer Reports Library Card Required.

Consumer Reports (CR) is the world's largest nonprofit product-testing organization and has been helping people find better, safer products since 1936. CR accepts no outside advertising and pays for all the products it tests. They employ shoppers and experts to buy and test the products reviewed. Access ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

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Data Axle (formerly ReferenceUSA) Library Card Required.

Get fast and easy access to details on more than 60 million U.S. businesses and more than 315 million U.S. residents. Information includes: company name, address, phone, executive contact names, employee size, SIC and NAICS codes, credit ratings, and more!

Need help using Data Axle? Check out this video tutorial to learn more about Data Axle.

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Fold3 History and Genealogy Archives Library Card Required.

Provides convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. On Fold3, you can combine records found on the site with what you have in your own albums and shoeboxes to create an online memorial for someone who served.

Learn more about the database Fold3 History and Genealogy Archives by watching this video tutorial.

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General OneFile Library Card Required.

A searchable collection of general interest and scholarly publications on topics including Careers, Computers & Technology, Education, Health, History, Personal Finance, and Self-Help. Content includes reference books, newspapers, magazines, journals, and audio & video files.

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Global Issues in Context Library Card Required.

Gain global knowledge for personal insight or for academic assignments. Analyze important global issues and events through topic overviews, international viewpoints, news, and multimedia content.

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HeinOnline

HeinOnline is a source for traditional legal materials (reported cases, statutes, government regulations, academic law reviews, commercially produced law journals and magazines, and classic treatises), historical, governmental, and political documents, legislative debates, legislative and executive branch reports, world constitutions, international treaties, and reports and other documents of international organizations.

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HeritageQuest Genealogy Research Library Card Required.

A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Start here for easy searching of Census data, then explore the past with access to over 3 million magazine and journal articles.

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Kanopy Library Card Required.

Kanopy is an award-winning video streaming service providing access to more than 30,000 independent and documentary films ─ titles of unique social and cultural value from the Criterion Collection, the Great Courses, Media Education Foundation, and thousands of independent filmmakers.

Want to learn more about Kanopy? Watch this introduction video about Kanopy streaming service.

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Kanopy Kids Library Card Required.

Educational and enriching videos for children of all ages.

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Literature Resource Center Library Card Required.

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods, from all around the world.

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Mango Languages Library Card Required.

Online language learning for over 30 languages, plus English as a Second Language instruction. Mango’s conversational approach teaches practical, relevant content focused on four key areas of language learning: vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation and culture.

Check out this video tutorial to learn about the many features Mango Languages has to offer.

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MasterFile Complete Library Card Required.

Contains full text for nearly 1,700 newspapers and magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

Learn how to use MasterFILE Complete by watching this video tutorial.

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Masterplots Literature

Summarizes the plots of significant works of literature and provides critical commentary, character profiles, literary settings and biographical profiles.

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Mitchell1 ProDemand

ProDemand delivers complete OEM (original equipment manufacturer) repair, estimating & maintenance information, along with exclusive real-world knowledge in a single lookup, to help automotive technicians repair vehicles more accurately and efficiently.

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Morningstar Investment Research Center

Investment data and reports on more than 30,000 mutual funds, stocks, and ETFs. Also includes portfolio management tools. Please note, the library has a limited number of licenses for this resource, and simultaneous use is restricted. 

Morningstar empowers you with reliable market data, analysis, and education. Learn more about the Morningstar online resource by watching this video tutorial.

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context Library Card Required.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a resource that brings together academic articles, audio, videos, opinion essays and primary sources about contemporary controversies and hot topics. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical thinking skills and draw their own conclusions. Whether you’re a student writing a paper or a citizen looking for a balanced viewpoint on current affairs, Opposing Viewpoints in Context can help!

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OverDrive Kids Library Card Required.

Find books and audiobooks for kids by subject or reading level. Compatible with most eReaders and tablets.

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OverDrive Magazines Library Card Required.

OverDrive Magazines include a collection of 3,000+ titles, including: US Weekly, HGTV Magazine, O, The Oprah Magazine, ESPN, The Atlantic, New York Magazine, Newsweek, Reader’s Digest and many other popular publications.

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Peterson’s Career Prep Library Card Required.

Choosing a career path doesn't come easy. Whether you're heading straight into the workforce or you're entering college first, Peterson's Career Prep helps you get a handle on what you're interested in, the skills and training you'll need, and what you can expect from your career path. Discover which careers suit you best, research potential career options, and explore the requirements and outlooks for the occupations you're interested in.

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Qello Concerts by Stingray Library Card Required.

Transform any screen into a live concert experience! Watch the largest selection of On Demand, full-length concert films, and music documentaries. With thousands of concert films, spanning every genre and ten decades, Qello offers an unparalleled home entertainment experience for all music fans.

Learn more about Qello by watching this introduction video.

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Scholastic GO! Library Card Required.

Providing credible, accurate, reliable content on almost every core-curricula subject, Scholastic GO! offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills.

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Science in Context Library Card Required.

From earth and life science to space, technology, mathematics, science history, and biology, this resource is designed to boost achievement for students and researchers.

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ScienceFlix Library Card Required.

With its emphasis on the latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards, ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types, and so much more.

Learn more about ScienceFlix by watching this introductory video.

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TeenBookCloud

TeenBookCloud is a curated database of eBooks and other digital content for middle schools and high schools students. It features over 1,000 titles, including Graphic Novels, enhanced eBooks with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, National Geographic videos, and more.

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TrueFlix Library Card Required.

Read, watch, and explore ancient civilizations, U.S. government, natural disasters, and more with a collection of videos and voice-over ebooks. TrueFlix provides project ideas, activities, and lesson plans, making it an excellent teaching aid.

Learn more about Trueflix by watching this video tutorial.

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TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library is a collection of over 1,100 titles for grades K-6, and includes unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, Graphic Novels, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French.

Find out more about TumbleBook Library and how to get started by watching this introductory video.

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Tutor.com Library Card Required.

Tutor.com is an online tutoring company that connects students to tutors. The service offers on-demand and scheduled tutoring to students grade school through college. Users can connect with live tutors of more than 40 subjects online, including math, science, essay writing, foreign language and test prep. In addition to academics, Tutor.com also offers career assistance and study materials to help you prepare for the U.S. and Canadian citizenship tests.

Tutoring is available from 10am - 12am.

Learn more about Tutor.com and how to get started by watching this introductory video.

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Tutor.com En Español Library Card Required.

Tutor.com ofrece tutoría gratuita en línea, ayuda con las tareas y preparación para exámenes para estudiantes desde Kinder a grado 12, en inglés y español.

El servicio en español está disponible para las materias de matemáticas, ciencias y estudios sociales. También hay ayuda para adultos que están estudiando para GED, quieren mejorar su escritura, actualizar su currículum o buscar trabajo.

Tutoría en español esta disponible de 3pm - 11pm.

Tutor.com ofrece tutoria gratuita en linea.

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Vidcode Library Card Required.

Vidcode teaches anyone how to code using Javascript. It uses video images and files to help staff create various projects. It will also allow staff to track class projects – perfect for starting a coding club at your library. Vidcode provides free curriculum, highly visual coding platform and teacher support.

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