The following databases are subscription-based and therefore accessible only from the computers in the library unless otherwise noted.

  (Accessible outside the library)

  • Full digital copies of your favorite magazines
  • View magazines on your computer or mobile device.
  • Unlimited access to our entire e-periodical collection.
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(Accessible outside the library with a library card number.) ReferenceUSA is the leading provider in business and consumer research! Offering a full-service platform, ReferenceUSA helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people. Our database selections and real-time access to more than 20 Million Businesses, 222 Million Consumers, U.S. New Businesses, U.S. New Homeowners and Movers, make research easy and fast! ReferenceUSA’s quality information helps researchers, students and job-seekers.

Hoover's Online Database: (Accessible outside the library with a library card number):  Business research platform allows you to search U.S. and international company listings by industry, size, & geography to create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, and raise funds.

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Fold 3 History and Genealogy Archives  (accessible outside the library with username and password, you can obtain the password below):  Combines original historical documents and personal histories, creating a unique historical and genealogical resource. It also has a vast array of valuable and unique content consisting of more than 55 million historical documents and images. The collection features millions of images available from a content partnership with The National Archives. These digital images of records, preserved in the National Archives and other regional archives, represent a growing collection of historic documents— most never before available on the Internet.

Fold 3 archives feature documents relating to the Revolutionary War, Civil War, WWI, WWII, U.S. Presidents, historical newspapers, naturalization documents, and much more. Some other very notable material includes the Matthew Brady collection of Civil War photos and UFO documents from 1947 – 1969.

Global Road Warrior: The Ultimate Guide to the world.

World Book Online (accessible outside the library with username and password, you can obtain the password below): "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."

Ancestry Library: Search for your ancestors.

Magill's Medical Guide "..a perfect mix of accessibility and depth, providing general readers with an authoritative reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias for professionals and popular self-help guides. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers."


Points of View (accessible outside the library with username and password, you can obtain the password below): "Points of View is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. High school and undergraduate students can use Points of View as a guide to debate, developing arguments, writing position papers, and for development of critical thinking skills. Each Points of View Essay includes a series of questions and additional material to generate further thought. Also included are thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications."

The African American Experience (accessible outside the library with username and password, you can obtain the password below): The widest-ranging and easiest-to-use online collection on African American life ever assembled, The African American Experience is the definitive electronic research tool for African American history and culture from one of the most respected publishers in the field.

To obtain access information for the African American Experience, Points of View, Fold3 and the World Book Online databases enter the first 5 digits of your library card number and then press "GO"