Digital Materials & Databases
Missouri Libraries 2 Go e-books and downloadable audiobooks for use on your computer, e-reader, tablet and smartphone.
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One Click Digital Downloadable audiobooks and ebooks, many with no limits and no waiting. Over 200 classic titles available plus new releases added quarterly!
Zinio Magazines Download the latest issues of over 60 popular titles for use on your computer or tablet device.
Tumblebooks Animated digital picture books with no download required. View on your computer or tablet device.
Chilton Library The standard in car repair, now available online! Includes repair, maintenance and recall information.
Computer Training and Software Tutorials Self-paced tutorials on dozens of popular software applications and operating systems. Wide range of lessons take you from beginning skills to more advanced topics such as Microsoft Excel, Access, and Photoshop.
FastPencil Online tool aspiring authors can use to write, collaborate and publish their work.
Gale Legal Forms Hundreds of popular legal forms available to fill out and print.
Heritage Quest Essential collection of genealogical and historical sources with coverage dating back to the 1700s. You will need your library card number to log in from home.
Job & Career Accelerator Includes online resume and letter building tool with hundreds of occupation specific examples; a database of job and internship opportunities; over 1,000 occupational profiles; personalized career guidance testing; ability to save work in a job search portfolio; and integrates with practice tests available in LearningExpress Library.
LearningExpress Library Over 300 online academic and licensing practice tests including SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, civil service, military, real estate, law enforcement, citizenship, TOEFL, ESL and basic skills for elementary, middle and high school skills improvement and much more. Test preparation materials span ages from elementary through adult. This testing resource also provides instant scoring and customized feedback.
Little Pim Foreign language lessons for children featuring the loveable panda Little Pim. Part of the Mango Languages service.
Mango Languages Interactive online lessons for over 60 different languages. Also includes tutorials for foreign speakers learning English.
NoveList K-8 Book recommendations and reading lists geared towards children in kindergarten through grade 8. Includes series information and lexile scores.
NoveList Plus Professional book recommendations and reading lists for every taste. Includes adult fiction and non-fiction books.
Workforce Skills for Success Review sections for basic skills such as math, writing, and computer skills, preparation for certifications and licensing exams, plus job search and resume tools.
Academic Search Elite Scholarly information with full text for more than 2,100 journals and over 1,700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals.
Book Collection: Nonfiction- High School Edition Research database for students that provides content from a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers. It contains searchable full text for more than 1,300 popular nonfiction books including high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, adventure, sports, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, nature, civics and more geared towards a high school audience.
Book Collection: Nonfiction- Middle School Edition Research database for students that provides content from a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers geared towards a middle school audience.
Book Collection: Nonfiction- Elementary Edition Research database for students that provides content from a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers geared towards an elementary school audience.
Business Insights: Essentials Source for business, company and industry information. Locate company profiles, periodical articles, financial data, market research as well as up-to-date stock and financial information.
Consumer Health Complete Comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. Designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
Discovering Collection Thousands of overview essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources, creative works and multimedia elements make it easy for students to research papers and class assignments in five core subject areas: history, literature, biography, science and social studies.
ERIC Education Resource Information Center provides citations to education literature and resources.
GreenFILE Research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Comprised of more than 600 scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports.
MAS Ultra- School Edition Designed specifically for high school students, contains full text for nearly 500 popular magazines including American History, Archaeology, Discover, History Today, Popular Science, Smithsonian, and more. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Also includes full text for 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents and more than 360 reference books.
MasterFILE Premier Designed specifically for public libraries, contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text more than 500 reference books, over 107,000 primary source documents and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags.
MEDLINE Provides authoritative medical citations on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. See also MedLine Plus and PubMed
Middle Search Plus Contains full text for more than 140 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies, historical essays, and primary source documents.
Missouri Digital Heritage More than 6.8 million records can be accessed through Missouri Digital Heritage, including the collections of the Missouri State Archives, the Missouri State Library and other institutions from across the state.
Newspaper Source Cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national and international newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. Also contains selective full text for more than 370 regional newspapers and television & radio news transcripts.
Professional Development Collection Full text for nearly 520 high-quality education journals.
Science Reference Center Comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other scientific sources.
Teen Health & Wellness Developed with teens in mind by Rosen Publishing Online, this resource provides research articles and self-help on topics including: diseases, nutrition, fitness, mental health, green living, and more. Currently only available inside the library