Research Databases

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Information on books and authors.

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African American Heritage African American Heritage

A digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.

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American & English Literature American & English Literature

Electronic books of American and English literature - poetry, drama, fiction, and the Bible - originally published in print.

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Ancestry Library Edition Ancestry Library Edition

IN LIBRARY ONLY. Census, military, court, and church records, passenger lists and more. You must be in the library to access this database.

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Business Source Premier Business Source Premier

Company and market reports.

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Chilton Library Chilton Library

Access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the road today, as well as, many new vehicles.

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Consumer Health Complete Consumer Health Complete

Everyday health care information.

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Consumer Reports Consumer Reports

Consumer buying guide & product reviews.

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EBSCOhost Databases EBSCOhost Databases

Magazine and journal articles.

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Explora Primary Schools Explora Primary Schools

Designed with students and educators in grades K through 5 in mind, Explora Primary Schools provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up facts for class projects or homework.

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Explora Public Libraries Explora Public Libraries

Designed with public library patrons in mind, 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.

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 Explora Secondary Schools Explora Secondary Schools Des Explora Secondary Schools

Designed with students and educators in grades 6 through 12 in mind, Explora Secondary Schools provides a far better alternative to websites and search engines for students to look up articles and facts for research papers or homework.

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Fold3 Fold3

The premier collection of historical military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served from the Revolutionary War through recent conflicts.

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HeritageQuest HeritageQuest

Essential collection of genealogical and historical sources for more than 60 countries, with coverage dating back as early as the 1700s.

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Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

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

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Home Improvement Reference Center Home Improvement Reference Center

Full-text content from leading home improvement magazines, images not found anywhere else online and videos of popular home repair projects. 

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Kids InfoBits Kids InfoBits

Kids InfoBits is content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use. and features age-appropriate, reliable, and perfect for today's young learners.

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Literary Reference Center Literary Reference Center

Information on thousands of authors and their works.

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias Oxford Research Encyclopedias

Long-form overview articles written, peer-reviewed, and edited by leading scholars.

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Points of View Reference Center Points of View Reference Center

Essays on controversial subjects.

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Religion & Philosophy Collection Religion & Philosophy Collection

An essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies. 

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Sanborn Fire Maps Sanborn Fire Maps

Historical maps of Ohio cities.

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Science Reference Center Science Reference Center

Science encyclopedias and reference books

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Small Business Reference Center Small Business Reference Center

Exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics.

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 Transparent Languages Transparent Languages Transparent Languages

A fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.

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Very Short Introductions Very Short Introductions

Very Short Introductions provide intelligent and serious introductions to a huge range of subjects. 

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What Snake is It? What Snake is It?

Ohio snake identification guide.

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What Tree is It? What Tree is It?
Ohio tree identification guide.
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What's the Point? What's the Point?

Identify flint artifacts from Ohio's prehistoric peoples.

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World Book Kids World Book Kids

Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps enrich thousands of articles selected for appeal and curricular standards, with teacher guides, provide instructions and stimulating ways to use content in the classroom setting or for homework.

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World Book Online World Book Online

Information resources for pre-school through college.

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World Book Students World Book Students

Contains an extensive multimedia collection, including editor-selected websites, and correlations to state standards.

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Worldbook Online: Early World of Learning Worldbook Online: Early World of Learning

Online resource for preschoolers and early elementary grade students. 

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