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Research Databases A-Z

Full text for scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.

Complete electronic editions of more than 20 Spanish-language newspapers published in the U.S. and archived and current articles from Spanish-language newspapers around the world.

News articles covering companies, industries, executives and products from more than 400 U.S. local, regional, national newspapers, newswires and business journals from 1993 to the present.

Full text from local, regional, national and international newspapers. 

Tutors available 2 p.m. - 11p.m. Get help preparing for the GED, writing a resume, learning how to use Microsoft Office programs and developing other skills. Also provides access to practice tests for the U.S. Citizenship exam. Ask a question or upload writing samples any time to hear back via email.

Covers each of the 50 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and major territories. Articles cover history, geography, economics, government, culture, and major cities. Special features include essays on U.S. presidents and major Native American tribes, timelines, educational games and an almanac.
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A collection of newspaper obituaries and death notices. 

Watch documentaries, newsreels and archival footage about American History. Includes acclaimed programs from major producers such as PBS.

Contains detailed articles, historical documents, maps and charts, biographies, images, legends and timelines.

A genealogy resource containing approximately 4000 databases of census, vital, church, court and immigration records. Content ranges from the 13th to the 21st century and provides billions of indexed names. In addition to coverage for the United States and the United Kingdom, there are record collections for Canada, Europe and Australia. Not available from home.

Contains information about nonprofit membership organizations in all fields, including IRS data on U.S. 501(c) nonprofit organizations.

A database of Spanish-language articles about parenting. Topics covered include family health and psychology, pregnancy and caring for babies and natural and alternative health remedies.

Information of most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles. Includes technical service bulletins, recall information, wiring diagrams, specification and maintenance schedules and more.