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AGRICOLA provides millions of citations relating to the field of agriculture.

AHFS Consumer Medication Information

AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information.

Alt - HealthWatch

Alternative health database with the latest informatiuon about holistic medicine and therapies. 

Biomedical Reference Collection : Basic

The Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic indexes journals covering medical topics including clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the pre-clinical sciences.

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier is a database covering business and management topics, including accounting, banking, economics, finance, international trade, marketing, management information systems, and operations management. 

Computer Source : Consumer Edition

Computer Source: Consumer Edition provides the latest information and current trends in high technology.

CreativeBug has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.


The Education Resources Information Center is an online digital library of education research and information.

Explora Primary Schools

Students in grades K-5 will find reliable information on a variety of topics with Explora, an easy-to-use interface that lets you search all of your library's EBSCO resources at once.

Explora Public Libraries

Explora Public Libraries provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world's leading magazines and reference books, grouped into easy-to-browse categories.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

The Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia has over 25,000 easy-to-read encyclopedia articles for children covering an array of topics.


GreenFILE is an index of publications on the environmental impact of human activity.

Health Source - Consumer Edition

Health Source: Consumer Edition is a rich collection of consumer health information.

Health Source : Nursing / Academic Edition

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition is a trusted full-text database covering nursing and allied health topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and more.


HeinOnline is an online research platform that provides more than 198 million pages of multidisciplinary periodicals, essential government documents, international resources, case law, and much more.

History Reference Center

Covering topics in U.S. and world history from the earliest civilizations through the 21st century.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

This resource offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Home Improvement Reference Center

Home Improvement Reference Center features full-text content from leading home improvement magazines and books, plus images not found anywhere else online.

LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library is an easy-to-use online test prep resource that helps people improve their core academic skills, earn a high school equivalency, prepare for college, join the military, obtain occupational certification, find a job, change careers, become a U.S. citizen and much more.

Legal Collection

Legal Collection is a valuable database of information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Information Reference Center is an online database designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds.

Library , Information Science and Technology Abstracts

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) is a research database for library and information science studies.

Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center is a literary database covering all genres and time periods which includes, thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems.

MAS Complete

MAS Complete is a research database that contains full text for hundreds of popular magazines and e-books covering news, politics, science, sports, culture and more.

MasterFILE Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the highest quality collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books, videos and other sources covering virtually every subject area.


A unique collection of medical research and scientific journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers,


MEDLINE is a biomedical information for articles from academic journals covering medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care.

Middle Search Plus

Middle Search Plus is a full-text database providing popular middle school magazines, reference e-books, and thousands of primary source documents and videos.

Military and Government Collection

Military & Government Collection is a database of full-text journals and periodicals pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Newspaper Source Plus

Full-text digital collection of the world's major news content.

NoveList K - 8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a database of book recommendations for all library workers who do readers' advisory.

Poetry and Short Story Reference Center

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center is a rich full-text database containing thousands of classic and contemporary poems, short stories, biographies, essays, lesson plans and learning guides.

Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database that offers students with a series of comprehensive essays with point and counterpoint arguments related to current issues in the news.

Primary Search

Students can learn about a variety of topics, including endangered species, famous musicians, fitness and space exploration.

Professional Development Collection

Professional Development Collection is a highly specialized database of full-text electronic information especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers

ProQuest Newsstand

ProQuest Newsstand Professional is a collection of leading newspapers and wire services with geographic reach throughout the United States and around the world.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is an essential full-text database for psychologists, counselors, researchers and students.

Regional Business News

Provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications.

Religion and Philosophy Collection

Religion & Philosophy Collection is an essential full-text database for theology and philosophy research.

Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center provides full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, reference books and high-quality videos.

Small Business Reference Center

Small Business Reference Center offers exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics.

TopicSearch Host

Teachers, librarians and student researchers can use TOPICsearch to explore current events, social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics frequently discussed in the classroom.

Utah's Online Library

This site, designed to meet the general research needs of Utah residents, provides access to carefully selected subscription databases with articles from thousands of magazines, newspapers, and journals. Utah's Online Library was created by the Utah State Library in cooperation with Utah's public libraries.

Vocational and Career Collection

Designed to meet a wide variety of vocational and technical research needs, this database provides full-text coverage for trade and industry-related periodicals for high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public.

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CreativeBug has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.