View a list of full-text magazines, newspapers, and journals the Library has access to and where they are available. Listing includes full-text electronic resources, paper and microform holdings. NA Subject: Youth ResourcesMagazines & JournalsNewspapers
The Greenwood Digital Collection is a collection of digital ebooks complete and searchable by keyword, subject, author, and title. It includes the series Daily Life Through History, Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Authors, Historic Events of the 20th Century, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery. NA Subject: Education & Social SciencesAlmanacs & EncyclopediasHistoryGenealogyBiography
Provides full text for nearly 1,850 publications, including over 1,250 peer-reviewed journals. Indexing and abstracts are provided for the 3,250 journals in the collection. Information is offered in the following areas: social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies and more. 1984 - present Subject: Youth ResourcesMagazines & Journals
ArchiveGrid gives access information on historical documents, personal papers, and family histories held in archives around the world so that individuals can contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies.
The Auto Repair Reference Center database includes automotive repair information including Chilton® Information and information from Delphi Integrated Service Solutions. The database content includes more than 33,100 vehicles covered from 1945 to present; over 250,000 drawings and step-by-step photographs.
Contains full text from nearly 970 journals with indexing and abstracts for over 1,650 journals covering business, management, economics, banking, finance, accounting and much more. Also includes the Wall Street Journal. 1984 - present Subject: Business
CAMIO™ -- RLG's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online -- offers rights-cleared, high-quality art images for class projects, art history and studio art programs, course Web sites, lectures, presentations, and research resources.
Chadwyck-Healey Poetry Collection(show description) (In-library use only, visit your branch library to use this resource)
In-library use only- visit your branch library to use this resource. A collection of poetry databases providing full text access to American, African-American and English poetry. Also contains the Faber Poetry Library collection, which includes some of the most influential poets of the twentieth century and spans the seventy-year history of this major publishing house.
Provides full text for 320 journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. PDF backfiles to 1982. Also provides indexing for 2,717 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982. Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association; covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. Offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. Searchable cited references for nearly 1,150 journals also included. 1982 - present Subject: Education & Social SciencesMagazines & JournalsHealth
Designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics, CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Detailed information about life during different periods of history, including Ancient Rome, Greece and Egypt, the middle ages, the Renaissance, colonial times, the Civil War and World War I and II. Topics such as the role of women and children, food and clothing, and work conditions are covered, as well as a time line of major events. Now part of the Greenwood Digital Collection. Click on the letter "D" to find this list of resources.
A General interest encyclopedia with in-depth articles on a variety of topics. Also includes maps, flags, tables, and hypertext links to related sites on the World Wide Web. Updated annually Subject: Youth ResourcesAlmanacs & Encyclopedias
This resource offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, provides full text educational information from more than 2,200 digests as well as citations and abstracts from over 1000 educational and education-related journals. 1967 - present Subject: Education & Social Sciences
No more waiting! Freading is our new e-book service of over 25,000 titles from a variety of small and independent publishers that allows for multi-user downloads so they are always available, you never have to wait for a title. Each e-Book is 1 to 4 tokens each and each card holder receives five (5) tokens each week that can be used to check out e-books. Check out now.
A database, in e-book format, of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for research topics on the arts, biographies, education, the environment, history, medicine, multicultural studies, the nation and the world, religion, science, and social science.
Contains 300 full text consumer health periodicals covering a wide spectrum of issues with indexing and abstracts for 300 more. Database also includes pamphlets, reference books, and Clinical Pharmacology, which provides drug monographs for all U.S. prescription drugs, hard-to-find herbal and nutritional supplements, over-the-counter products, plus new and investigational drugs. 1984 - present Subject: Health
Provides nearly 600 full text journals (including nearly 450 peer-reviewed journals) and abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals that focus on many medical disciplines with strong coverage in nursing and allied health. Also includes Clinical Pharmacology, which provides drug monographs for all U.S. prescription drugs, hard-to-find herbal and nutritional supplements, over-the-counter products, plus new and investigational drugs. 1975 - present Subject: Health
HeritageQuest Online is a library resource for census data, family records, and local histories. This collection assembles most extant U.S. federal census, family genealogies, local histories, tax lists, city directories, land and probate records, birth, marriage and death records, genealogical and local history serials, and more. HeritageQuest Online will grow to encompass the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), Freedman's Bank Records, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Index, and additional materials.
Search the entire database of census records by single or multiple elements
Search the bibliographic citations and full text of all monographs and serials
Browse online the digital image of every page
Jump directly to your keyword hit in a book or article
Download the digital images in PDF and TIFF formats for more extensive viewing and printing
Take notes and save them in a notebook, where you can email, print or download citations and notes at the end of your session
Detailed information about the Holocaust, the fall of Communism in the Soviet Union, Civil Rights and World Wars I and II. Discusses major events and their impact on society. Now part of the Greenwood Digital Collection. Click on Subject Category and then HISTORY to find this list of resources.
Hoopla provides libraries a new content delivery model that enables patrons to instantly borrow movies and TV series, audiobooks and music album content that can be seamlessly streamed or downloaded. The interfaces are intuitive and easy to use. It is currently in beta and is only available on either PC's or mobile iOS app for iPhone, iPad, iPodtouch. Android app is coming soon. Do Not Enter your Pin # at set up.
Job & Career Accelerator gives you information and access to job and career information, including over 5 million job listings. Users can easily create professional targeted resumes, master interviewing techniques, improve work related skills and prepare for occupation-related exams.
Online student encyclopedia containing information on countries, cultures, and current events. Country information includes flags, table of facts and figures, related Internet links, and selected readings. Also includes archived current-event stories, culture comparison tools. NA Subject: Youth ResourcesAlmanacs & Encyclopedias
Literary Reference Center™ is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes and includes MagillOnLiterature Plus.
includes LRC, Scribner, Twayne US, Twayne English, and Twayne World Authors. Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of more than 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline. Scribner's includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 1,600 authors and literary genres drawn from 13 acclaimed Scribner print series. Twayne World, US, and English Authors each contains the full text of 200 frequently used Twayne Literary Masters books on individual World, US, or English authors, for a total of 600 full-text titles.
Mango Languages is a resource for foreign language learning with advanced technologies to make learning incredibly fun, simple and effective with in house and remote access for users. We offer 6 languages (see below). Mango Languages provides remarkable conversational results after each and every lesson. Learning a foreign language is now easy and convenient with Mango. (Flash 10 is needed to use basic courses and Flash 9 is needed for complete courses
Languages: Spanish, ESL Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, German, Italian, French
Provides full text for nearly 2,000 periodicals that include general reference, business, education, health, general science, multi-cultural issues and more. Indexing and abstracts are available for all of the 2,650 publications in the collection. Features full-text book reviews, reference and travel books, biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection. 1984 - present Subject: Youth ResourcesMagazines & Journals
Powered by the D&B/Hoover's business datasets of more than 85 million listings of white pages residential and business information while allowing users to research companies, develop mailing lists and perform market research.
A children's magazine database that provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays and also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps and flags
Offers current news related to the military. Provides periodicals, academic journals, and other content including full text for nearly 300 journals/periodicals and 245 pamphlets. Indexing and abstracts are available for nearly 400 titles. Examples of titles are Air Force Controller, Army Reserve Magazine, Defense Studies, Global Security Review, Joint Force Quarterly, FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Foreign Affairs, and Military Technology.
Offers real-time investment research. Patrons have access to many popular Premium features of Morningstar.com, including research and independent opinions on thousands of stocks and mutual funds; designed to fit the needs of library patrons and reference librarians.
The North Carolina General Statutes as they are posted on the website of the North Carolina General Assembly: While every effort was made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the statutes available on the North Carolina General Assembly's web site, the North Carolina General Assembly will not be responsible for any errors or omissions which may occur in these files.
Newspaper Source™ Plus provides cover-to-cover full text for 149 national & international newspapers, including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), The Age, The Australian, The Toronto Star, The Irish Times and others. 1995 - present Subject: Youth ResourcesNewspapers
Over 150,000 pages of published letters and diaries plus 4,000 pages of previously unpublished materials depicting the personal experiences of hundreds of women. Contains materials from Colonial times to 1950. Subject: Youth Resources
A selection of external links to information about North Carolina. Highlights include the North Carolina Home Page, the North Carolina Encyclopedia, the Legislative Directory, and several links to statistical information.
Created and maintained by the State Library of North Carolina this digital collection contains current and historical North Carolina state publications. Includes informational brochures and pamphlets, various reports (annual, biennial, technical, statistical, etc.), serials (newsletters, checklists, magazines, etc.), handbooks, studies, and a variety of other information resources produced by North Carolina state government.
The focus of the collection is on state government publications from
2002 to current, but also features historical North Carolina publications of enduring value that have been scanned from their original print format. New publications will be added to the collection monthly.
Provides thousands of reading recommendations to, adult fiction, young adult fiction, and children's literature. Also includes Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and BookTalks. Well known as the best reader's advisory tool on the Internet. 1996 - present Subject: Literature
A readers' advisory service designed specifically for children in grades K-8. Books are searchable by author, title, series name, Lexile level (reading level), and plot (including character, topic, time period, and setting) to retrieve descriptions, reviews, discussion guides, and feature articles related to books of interest. Readers may select from information provided to find similar books that appeal to them. Updated and expanded monthly, the service also includes lists of award-winning fiction, book lists arranged by genre and subgenre, feature articles, thematic units and more.
Media Download Site: In addition to Audio eBooks, Music and eFlicks, you can now download eBook content! Digital materials are not available for download from Library computers. Downloads are only available to your personal PC, laptop, or PDA.
NC Live is offering some of the best and most popular PBS educational and documentary programming in a streaming video format that can be viewed on your PC. Conveniently available through NC LIVE virtual library cooperative -- students, faculty, and library patrons can enjoy and learn from nearly 250 PBS programs including the Emmy award winning series “American Experience” and “Frontline,” as well as groundbreaking programs such as Ken Burns’ “The Civil War, “ “Baseball,” and “Jazz.”
Regional Business News pulls together 67 regional business publications, 52 of which are full text, covering all metropolitan and rural areas with the United States, including Business North Carolina. Search by key word, publication or images.
Sanborn Maps for the state of North Carolina provides digital access to 11,173 large-scale maps of 158 North Carolina towns and cities. Users have the ability to easily manipulate the maps, magnify and zoom in on specific sections, and compare maps from different years.
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.
A search interface for elementary and middle school students. Includes two encyclopedias, a dictionary, children’s magazines, and photographs. Also provides a tutorial that covers topics such as searching, printing articles, and citing articles.
SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that enables you to quickly create professional-quality
thematic maps and reports using powerful demographic, business, and marketing data. SimplyMap turns
complex data into valuable information that is easily accessed through an innovative and user-friendly
interface. NA Subject: BusinessAlmanacs & Encyclopedias
- This resource offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
A current events database that allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles including international and regional newspapers, including periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.
Live homework help from qualified tutors, 4:00 pm. - 12:00 midnight. 7 days week (with Spanish speaking tutors available Sunday - Thurs 4pm- 10pm).
Subject areas: Math, Science, English & Social Science, including assistance for job seekers.
Universal Class is an online education experience offering over 540 courses in all sort of subjects like Entrepreneurship, Home and Garden Care, Computers and Technology, Health and Medicine, Homeschooling, Job Assistance, Law and Legal and many more.
The Value Line Investment Survey features consensus earning estimates for several companies, a business description of each company, including recent corporate developments, and ranks performance to predict relative price performance over the next six to 12 months.
Contains an index of newspaper articles from 1981 with many complete articles from1984 to the present. The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as first rate coverage of hard news. 1981 - present Subject: BusinessNewspapers
Locate what to read next in this extensive database of fiction and non-fiction titles for adults, teens and children. Search by author, title, series, character name, character description, time period, geographic setting and genre. A monthly highlight page features selections of award winners, upcoming titles, and titles on a featured topic. NA Subject: Literature
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