Reference

“As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information".
  ~~Benjamin Disraeli, Prime Minister (1804-1881) 


  Databases

 

Databases are online collections of information that enable searching of multiple information sources at the same time.  Databases are authoritative, ad free, available anytime and anywhere.  The library currently offers these databases:

 

Ancestry

The largest online family history resource (accessible only at the library due to licensing agreements; however, personal subscriptions are available at www.ancestry.com)

 

Career Transitions

Provides hands-on guidance and immediate access to key job search activities

 

Chilton Library 

Car repair and maintenance guide

 

Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection

Practical applications as well as scientific theories of horticulture studies for gardening enthusiasts

 

Lear LLLearn4Life

Online public charter school providing personalized learning

 

Learning Express Library 

Interactive practice tests and tutorials.....available now through TexShare

 

Mango Languages

An online language-learning system offering more than 50 language learning experiences...including how to speak pirate!

 

Marshall News Messenger Archives

Explore Marshall News Messenger editions dating back to 1849

 

NewsBank

Local, regional, and statewide newspapers

 

Novelist

Book finder, lists of books by topics, and author websites

 

Powerspeak  

Provides language instruction in ESL for Spanish speakers, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish.

 

Price It! Antiques and Collectibles

Identification, research, and pricing tool

 

Small Business Resource Center

How-to start and operate a business

 

TexShare Databases

Includes over 50 databases with full-text journals, primary source documents and newspapers for every research need

 

Thomson Gale Legal Forms 

Variety of forms covering many issues

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