Databases and Research


DIY Auto Repair from EBSCO
Articles from scholarly journals. For college level and up.
Biography Reference Center contains more than 461,000 full-text biographies in more than 30 genre categories, including actors, artists, athletes, authors, current world leaders, explorers, scientists, and many more.
Explora provides reliable, high-quality articles from the world’s leading magazine and reference books.
This database provides full text results for more than 2,000 general reference publications with full-text information dating as far back as 1922. Contains full text for nearly 1,000 reference books and over 107,000 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of more than 592,000 photos, maps & flags.
Poetry and Short Stories Reference Center
Offers thousands of practice tests for jobs, and gives you immediate feedback!
Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works.
Only Available Inside the Library Only
salemhistory Salem History
Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. Purchasing printed reference delivers online access at no additional cost. Salem currently offers this service with four series of historical reference:Only Available Inside the Library
arrc_0 Automobile Repair Reference Center Automobile repair information for more than 33,800 domestic and imported vehicles from 1945 to present

Help your readers find the books they will love! NoveList Plus makes finding reading recommendations easier than ever. Features fiction and nonfiction titles for all ages, reading recommendations, book discussion guides, book lists and more
novk8plus_button_150x75 NoveList K-8 Plus  A resource for kids (and the adults who work with them), containing information on book titles designed to support kids’ pleasure reading as well as school curriculum.
Offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Financial data, industry & market reports, company profiles and more.
referencialatina_button_150x75 Referencia Latina (Español) Integral en español de datos de contenido que ofrecen las enciclopedias, textos completos de más de 100 libros de referencia, informes de salud, decenas de revistas de interés general y los informes de salud y un diccionario Español-Inglés.
Comprehensive Spanish-language database offering content from encyclopedias, full text for over 100 reference books, health reports, dozens of general interest magazines and health reports and a Spanish-English dictionary.
Pro and con articles, background information, and research guides on 250+ controversial issues. For high school level and up.
is the definitive online tool
for small engine repair assistance. Containing 410 full-text
reference books with original photos and illustrations that
guide the user through every job, this comprehensive
resource provides repair information for a variety of
small engine types
SciRC_button_150x75 Science Reference Center Come and search the Database on all things releated to science.
Selected full text from a collection of over 1,000 regional, national, and international newspapers; also includes full text television & radio news transcripts
chc_button_150x75 Consumer Health Complete Health and wellness information including articles, images, videos and diagrams. Available in 17 languages.
chc_button_150x75 Consumer Health Complete Spanish Version Health and wellness information including articles, images, videos and diagrams. Available in 17 languages. (Spanish Version)
offers tools for success in essential content
areas for English Language Learners including
customized content for History, Science,
Literature, Life Skills, and much more!
hrc_button_150x75 History Reference Center Browse through the history sections
Articles and videos about popular hobbies, crafts and recreational activities.
lirc_button_150x75 Legal Informaton Reference Center Full text articles, legal forms and detailed “how-to” instructions to address a wide-range of legal issues for consumers and small businesses.
HIRC_button_150x75 Home Improvement Reference Center Learn how to improve your home
phc Photo Heritage Collection Thousands of images from the San Joaquin Valley & Sierra Foothills Photo Heritage Project.
abcmouse From Age of Learning, Inc., the award-winning curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it!
pronunciator-new-logo Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons,live teachers, movies, music, and more.
procitizen Procitizen Preparing you for U.S. Citizenship