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We have eBooks and e-Audiobooks, even e-Magazines. But there's so much more! Research your genealogy, learn a new language or skill, prepare for upcoming tests, find something good to read…look up reliable information about all kinds of stuff. Your library card is the key to a world of free online information. Topical list of resources here.

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Gale Academic OneFile
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Academic OneFile
The premier resource for peer-reviewed, full-text journals and reference sources, Academic OneFile is a 2009 and 2008 CODiE Award Finalist for Best Online General Reference Service. Academic OneFile is a sophisticated, current and easy-to-use resource for extensive research. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full text, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly.
Ancestry Library Edition
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Ancestry Library Edition
In-library use only. Covers United Kingdom and US extensively with census, vital, military, court and immigration records. Also has record collections from Canada, Europe and other areas. Over 4 billion names are covered.
Auto Repair Reference Center
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Auto Repair Reference Center
Repair information for almost 34,000 vehicles from 1945 models to the present. Includes manufacturers' technical service bulletins and recalls, enhanced wiring diagrams, step-by-step photographs, and drawings from the former publisher of Chilton Information and Delphi Integrated Service Solutions.
Gale Biography in Context
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Biography in Context
Virtually every course of study—from history to science to literature—is ultimately tied to the study of people. Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with 600,000+ biographical entries—on more than 528,000 individuals—spanning history and geography.
Gale Books and Authors
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Books and Authors
This offers ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors and topics. It uses easy-to-follow menus that allow users to broaden and narrow their searches according to author, title, series, awards and other criteria. An "if you like" search connects readers to themes and genres that may have otherwise gone unnoticed.
Gale Career Transitions
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Career Transitions
The new Career Transitions provides hands-on guidance and immediate access to key job search activities.
  • Job-Seeking: multi-faceted job searching and related activities for creating resumes and cover letters, applying and preparing for interviews
  • Career Exploration: discovering career interests; identifying new opportunities based on work or military experience; exploring growing career paths, including green and new economy jobs; and finding education and training
Gale ChiltonLibrary
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ChiltonLibrary
When it comes to auto repair, "do-it-yourselfers," students and automotive enthusiasts have trusted Chilton® repair manuals for years. Now, these authoritative manuals are put into motion with more extensive resources in a simple-to-use, online resource that's available 24/7. The content is updated on a monthly basis.
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
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Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos offers Spanish-language articles, media, and Web sites for Spanish language learners.
Gale Genealogy Connect
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Genealogy Connect
This database features a wide range of comprehensive references and is powered by authoritative information from Genealogical.com—the parent company of Genealogical Publishing and Clearfield Company, leading publishers of works on genealogy and family history. These unique references are available for the first time online in fully searchable format.
Gale General OneFile
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General OneFile
Gale's largest general-interest periodical resource provides periodical and news information through an intuitive, user-friendly search interface for researchers at all levels. Content includes more than 12,000 titles in all with nearly 30 years of coverage.
Gale Global Issues in Context
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Global Issues in Context
Issues and countries form the core of this dynamic product, which uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. Global Issues in Context supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas.
HeinOnline
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HeinOnline
Legal research database with articles from over 800 journals. U.S. Treaties and Agreements, U.S. Supreme court decisions, Federal Register, Attorney General Opinions, U.S. Statutes at large, U.S. Presidential library and much more.
Gale InfoTrac Newsstand
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InfoTrac Newsstand
  • An index of 1,800+ newspapers, both national and international
  • More than 33.5 million full-text articles from more than 1,100 newspapers, including Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, The Times (London), USA Today and the Arizona Republic
  • Ability to search by specific newspaper section to deliver more precise results
  • Comprehensive coverage of current events, including national, global and regional perspectives, as well as first-hand accounts of historical events
Kids InfoBits
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Kids InfoBits
Gale's exciting database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students, this addresses the way kids learn and conduct research—and makes it fun!
Learning Express Library
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LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library™ features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.
Gale Literature Resource Center
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Literature Resource Center
This is the world's most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database. It is uniquely relevant to today's researcher. Its rich critical, biographical and contextual content supports interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy and the development of critical-thinking skills.
Gale Legal Forms
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Legal Forms
Provides convenient, authoritative means for understanding common legal procedures through access to "attorney forms." Our officially-approved, professionally-written documents are actually used in legal practices. These documents are very different from those found in "form books"—generic, do-it-yourself materials that may not have been drafted by an attorney.
NoveList Plus
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NoveList Plus
Locate books to read, browse theme-oriented book lists at every reading level and learn more about books and authors. Now includes nonfiction as well as fiction.
OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services
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OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services
This brings the FirstSearch® and WorldCat® Local services together. The suite enables you to discover more than 1.5 billion electronic, digital and physical resources in libraries around the world through a single search of both WorldCat® and a central index that represents nearly 2,000 e-content collections.

OneClickDigital ebooks and e-audio are no longer available.

We are working to add new ways to access digital audiobooks.

Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context
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Opposing Viewpoints in Context
The premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. It helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
Enjoy eBooks from OverDrive - Click Here!
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OverDrive
eBooks can be enjoyed immediately in your web browser with OverDrive Read. Or, you can download eBooks into free software, Adobe Digital Editions, or send to your Kindle device or app. Downloaded eBooks can be transferred to eReader devices such as NOOK, Sony Reader and many more. With hundreds of titles to choose from, our collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone.
Gale PowerSearch
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PowerSearch
This provides a sophisticated yet simple solution for managing a wealth of periodical, reference, multimedia and primary source information. It provides single-search access to almost all of the library's Gale content. It helps researchers save time through a streamlined common user interface that can be customized to match skill levels and habits.
Gale Powerspeak Languages
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Powerspeak Languages
With Powerspeak Languages, language learners get more out of the language they study: fluency through immersion, more appreciation of a people and their culture, and more ways to engage with the language. From students to business travelers to people who simply want to experience the cognitive benefits of learning a new language.
Reference USA
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ReferenceUSA
This helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people. ReferenceUSA's database selections provide real-time access to more than 20 million businesses, 222 million consumers, U.S. new businesses, U.S. new homeowners and movers, making research easy and fast. ReferenceUSA's quality information helps researchers, students and job-seekers answer a wide variety of questions, and saves them valuable time and money.
Gale Science in Context
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Science in Context
Supporting high school curricula and university coursework, this features authoritative information for assignments and projects. It provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography.
Gale Student Resources in Context
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Student Resources in Context
This next-generation portal reaches out to today's learners with a web-like user experience. From the eye-catching, media-rich homepage to the fast-navigating search options, Student Resources in Context helps students develop both research and critical-thinking skills while covering the spectrum of student-focused subject matter.
Gale Testing and Education Reference Center
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Testing and Education Reference Center
This online resource is used by people looking for help in making confident decisions that will shape their future. TERC now offers additional certifications from Delmar—one of the premier sources for career readiness—providing access to career certifications focusing on rapidly expanding careers.
Gale U.S. History in Context
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U.S. History in Context
This delivers comprehensive, media-rich search results from an extensive online collection of historical information. It combines documents from Primary Source Microfilm's™ digital archives; articles from classic Macmillan Reference USA™ and Charles Scribner's Sons® references; as well as as country and era overview information, and full-text periodicals and journals.
World Book Advanced
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World Book Advanced
More than 1.3 million pages of primary source documents - books, documents, selections - fully integrated with the encyclopedia content. Research and teaching tools include timelines, citation builder, and saved research.
World Book Early World of Learning
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World Book Early World of Learning
A wealth of resources to help preschoolers and children in the early grades grasp critical early childhood themes.
World Book Kids
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World Book Kids
Based on World Book's award winning Student Discovery Encyclopedia, World Book Kids is designed to give younger students a rewarding online learning experience. Includes thousands of easy-to-read articles, engaging images and illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources.
World Book Student
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World Book Student
World Book Student includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.
World Book Timelines
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World Book Timelines
World Book Timelines offers hundreds of pre-generated timelines across eight broad topics, which cover various time periods in history or span the life of historical public figures.
Gale World History in Context
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World History in Context
This is a comprehensive online collection that uses an intuitive interface to provide multicultural, global and research-based dynamic content that supports today's history research requirements. It offers students and researchers unparalleled access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents.
Zinio Digital Magazines
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The world's largest online newsstand. Named the Best New Database of 2012 by Library Journal.
  • No waiting or checkout periods
  • Multiple viewing platforms (computer, smart phone, tablet, etc.)
  • Interactive elements such as audio and video
  • Intuitive searching and navigating within each magazine