All Databases By Topic

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Antiques and Collectors' Guides

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog
Antiques and Collectors' Guides Database Descriptions

Biographies

Biography In Context

Contemporary Authors

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

Something About the Author

Biography Database Descriptions

Business

Business and Finance Reference eBooks

Business Source Premier

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

Consumer Reports
     View Tutorial

Driving-Tests.org

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

Law Reference eBooks

LexisNexis Library Express

Morningstar Investment Research Center
      View Tutorial

NUWAV Legal Documents

Plunkett Research Online

ReferenceUSA
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Small Business Resource Center

Standard and Poor's Net Advantage

Value Line
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Business Database Descriptions

DIY

Chilton Library
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Consumer Reports
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Driving-Tests.org

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

Home Improvement Reference Center

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

Mango Lanuages
         Get Tips

NUWAV Legal Documents

Databases with this symbol may only be used from within the library.ProDemand (Formerly Mitchell OnDemand5 Direct)

Rosetta Stone Library Solution (via INSPIRE)
     View Tutorial

DIY Database Descriptions

Fiction, Nonfiction, Plays, and Poems

Contemporary Authors

EBSCO Research Databases

Gale Literary Sources

Gale Virtual Reference Library

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

Literature Criticism Online

Literature Reference eBooks

Literature Resource Center (Gale)

LitFinder

NoveList

Overdrive
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RBdigital
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Something About the Author

Talking TumbleBooks

TumbleBook Cloud

TumbleBook Cloud Junior

Tumblebook Cloud Graphic Novels

TumbleBookLibrary

WilsonWeb Play Index

Literature Database Descriptions

Genealogy and Local History

Databases with this symbol may only be used from within the libraryAncestry Library Edition
         (View Tutorial)

FamilySearch.org
         Get Tips

Fold3


Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

HeritageQuest Online

Indiana Roots

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

NewspaperARCHIVE Library Edition

Online Post Tribune/Gary Post Tribune Obituary Index (1921-current)

Post Tribune (1986 - current)

ProQuest African American Heritage

ProQuest Historical Chicago Tribune

ProQuest Obituaries

Genealogy Database Descriptions

General Research

Consumer Reports
     View Tutorial

Driving-Tests.org

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

General OneFile

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

MasterFILE Premier

NUWAV Legal Documents

WorldCat
General Research Database Descriptions

Health and Medicine

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health Reference eBooks

Health Source - Consumer Edition

Gale Virtual Reference Library (View Tutorial)

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

MEDLINE
Health and Medicine Database Descriptions

Newspapers, Articles, and Encyclopedias

Academic Search Premier

America's New Magazines

AtoZ The USA

AtoZ The World (Get Tips)

Consumer Reports
     View Tutorial

Flipster
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Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Gale Virtual Reference Library
     View Tutorial

General OneFile

General Reference Center Gold

History Reference eBooks

Hoosier State Chronicles

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

Law Reference eBooks

LexisNexis Library Express

Library PressDisplay
     View Tutorial

MAS Ultra - High School Edition

McClatchy-Tribune Collection

National Geographic Virtual Library

NewspaperARCHIVE Library Edition

Newspaper Source

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Post Tribune (1986 - current)

Primary Search

ProQuest Historical Chicago Tribune

RBdigital
     View Tutorial

Religion Reference eBooks

Science Reference eBooks

TOPICsearch

U.S. History In Context

World History: In Context

Newspaper, Article, and Encyclopedia Database Descriptions

Science

Academic Search Premier

Animal Reference eBooks

Gale Virtual Reference Library
     View Tutorial

GreenFILE

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

LCPL Catalog

National Geographic Virtual Library

Science In Context (Get Tips)

Science Reference eBooks

ScienceFlix

Science Database Descriptions

Services, Forms, and Job Resources

Career Cruising (Get Tips)

Driving-Tests.org

Gale Virtual Reference Library
     View Tutorial

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

Legal Forms Library (Gale)
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LearningExpress Library
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Testing & Education Reference Center
     View Tutorial

Services, Forms, and Job Resources Database Descriptions

Student Resources

Resource only available in the library ABCmouse.com

Academic Search Premier

America's News Magazines

Animal Reference eBooks

AtoZ The World (Get Tips)

Biography In Context (via INSPIRE)

Career Cruising (Get Tips)

Contemporary Authors

Culture in the US and World (Culture Reference eBooks)

Driving-Tests.org

Explora for Middle Schools (via INSPIRE)

Explora for Primary Schools (via INSPIRE)

Explora for Public Libraries (via INSPIRE)

Explora for Secondary Schools (High School) (via INSPIRE)

EBSCO Research Databases

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Gale Virtual Reference Library
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General OneFile

History Reference eBooks

INSPIRE
(Learn How to Access from Home)

KidsClick!

LCPL Catalog

LearningExpress Library
     View Tutorial

Mango Lanuages
         Get Tips

MAS Ultra - High School Edition

MasterFILE Premier

Middle Search Plus

National Geographic Virtual Library

NewspaperARCHIVE Library Edition

Primary Search

Psychology Reference Books

Rosetta Stone Library Solution (via INSPIRE)
     View Tutorial

Scholastic BookFlix

Science In Context (Get Tips)

Science Reference eBooks

Talking TumbleBooks

TOPICsearch

TumbleBook Cloud

TumbleBook Cloud Junior

U.S. History In Context

World History: In Context

Student Resource Database Descriptions