“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 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:
The largest online family history resource (accessible only at the library due to licensing agreements; however, personal subscriptions are available at www.ancestry.com)
Provides hands-on guidance and immediate access to key job search activities
Car repair and maintenance guide
Practical applications as well as scientific theories of horticulture studies for gardening enthusiasts
Online public charter school providing personalized learning
Interactive practice tests and tutorials.....available now through TexShare
An online language-learning system offering more than 50 language learning experiences...including how to speak pirate!
Explore Marshall News Messenger editions dating back to 1849
Local, regional, and statewide newspapers
Book finder, lists of books by topics, and author websites
Provides language instruction in ESL for Spanish speakers, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish.
Identification, research, and pricing tool
How-to start and operate a business
Includes over 50 databases with full-text journals, primary source documents and newspapers for every research need
Variety of forms covering many issues