Online Databases

In Library Database

Genealogy

  • Ancestry – includes census & voter lists; birth, marriage & Death certificates; military records as well as immigration & travel lists; city directories and more. This is the only one of our databases that must be accessed in the library.

Home Access

You can access many online databases at home with your library card barcode and password. Please, visit the library to get a password. For your privacy and security, we are not able to issue passwords by telephone.

General Databases and Database families

  • EBSCOHost Magazine Index – General Periodical Index with full text of articles. Magazine indexes and articles on specialized topics such as health and business, animals, and prescription & over-the-counter drugs.
  • Infotrac by Gale Cengage Learning – A General Periodical database with full text articles and databases on specialized topics such as biography, health, business and more.
  • Encyclopedia Britannica Online – More than just an Encyclopedia - includes photos, images, timelines, quotations, an atlas, and Year in Review. Also a Dictionary and Thesaurus and a Spanish/English Dictionary.

Specialized Databases

Biography:

  • Biography in Context – Search for people by name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender. Features people in the news and provides a resource for biographical research.

Culinary Arts:

  • Culinary Arts – Major cooking and nutrition magazines - includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Health and Wellness Resource Center:

Business Information:

  • General BusinessFile ASAP – Analyzes company performance and activity, industry events and trends; the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text. 1980-present.

Gardening & Horticulture

History & Social Studies

Literary Database:

Science:

Other Reference Databases:

En Espanol

  • Britannica Spanish Reference Center – Este portal le ofrece recursos de referencia en español en dos interfaces exclusivas; Enciclopedia Moderna para adultos y estudiantes y Britannica Escolar Online para estudiantes de 6 a 12 años de edad.
  • ¡Informe! (Revistas en Español)TM – Informe! is the first reference database to provide indexing, full text, and images of the most popular Hispanic magazines. It also includes full text pamphlets on a variety of topics, such as health care.