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Online Databases - All

Academic Search Main Edition
This e-resource is rich with the most valuable, comprehensive multidisciplinary content available. It provides access to acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources covering topics like Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Science & Technology, and more!

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Access PA
Books, movies and more in a PA library (also known as the Access PA Database) is a combined catalog reflecting the holdings of over 2,600 Pennsylvania libraries and their combined collections of over 43 million books, audio materials, reference materials, movies, and much more. POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.
AP Images
More than 500,000 current and historical photographs and graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. More than 800 photographs are added to the archive daily. POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries. (This link may not work inside the library.)
Biography Reference Center
Offers a comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full text biographies, including the complete full text run of Biography Today and Biography Magazine, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not available in other databases. Provided by Ebsco.
Bookflix
BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with Weston Woods related nonfiction eBooks. For Pre-K to 3rd grade. (Look in the Find A Book Section)
Business Source Main Edition
Business database provides bibliographic & full-text covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance & economics. Full text for nearly 2,200 magazines & journals, & indexing & abstracts for over 2,300 titles.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier provides full text for more than 2,300 journals and peer-reviewed business publications, back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. It covers all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. It is updated daily on EBSCOhost. (Para buscar en Español, seleccione "Lenguas" en la parte superior.)
Consumer Health Complete
Provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Contemporary Authors
Guide to current writers of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures and television. Author biographies are included. Produced by Thompson Gale.
CyberSmarts

A unique collection of five interactive eBooks that gives students hands-on experience in navigating the online world in a safe, controlled environment. Titles include Stopping Cyberbullying, Avoiding Predators Online, Protecting Your Privacy Online, Using Social Networks and Playing Games Online.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

DATA USA

The most comprehensive visualization of U.S. public data.

Explore economic, demographic, employment, and occupation information in an easy-to-use interactive format. Find out the average income of various careers - where the places are that pay the highest salaries, the number of degrees awarded, and more.

Digital Public Library of America
The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. Search by place, date, exhibition or a general keyword search.
eBooks on EBSCOHOST
View books on your computer or portable device. Books are in the epub format.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

(Para buscar en Espanol, seleccione "Lenguas" en la parte superior.)

EBSCOhost Web
Search multiple EBSCO databases at once. Includes Humanities Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, Education Full Text, Business Abstracts with Full Text, Regional Business News, Readers' Guide Full Text Mega, and General Science Full Text. Produced by EBSCO.
Explora Elementary Schools
Use this fun, easy-to-use resource that's powered by EBSCO Explora to discover reliable information on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures and languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health, and sports.
Explora Middle Schools
This resource provides full text for popular, middle school appropriate magazines, covering a wide range of topics. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Powered by EBSCO Explora.
Genealogy Resources In Print

A list of all Genealogy book titles available at the Library.

GreenFILE
Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Provided by POWER Library, produced by EBSCO.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

(Para buscar en Espanol, seleccione "Lenguas" en la parte superior.)

High School Student Research

High School Student Research is an EBSCO Explora interface.

Covers a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures and languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health, and sports.

History Reference Center
Features full text for more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers. Includes full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, contains nearly 57,000 historical documents; more than 77,000 biographies of historical figures; more than 113,000 historical photos and maps; and more than 80 hours of historical video.
Learning Express Library
LearnATest offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, tutorials & support for a variety of exams. College preparatory practice & career exams available. College students & adults have access to courses in software & operating systems, plus information on job searching skills & strategies. Produced by Learning Express. (Para buscar en Espanol, seleccione "Recursos para Hispanohablantes" de la izquierda.)
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Covers librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management & more. LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports & proceedings. Oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Literary Reference Center
31,000+ full text plot summaries, synopses & work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticism, 159,000+ author biographies (including 22,000+ in-depth bios), 450 literary journals,632,000+ book reviews, 69,000+ classic & contemporary poems, 18,000+ classic & contemporary short stories, 5,600+ author interviews, 8,200+ classic texts & much more.
MasterFILE Complete
Provides full text for over 1,700 magazines (Consumer Reports, Country Living, Night Sky, etc.), 500 reference books, and over 80,000 primary source documents. This database also provides an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost. (Para buscar en Espanol, seleccione "Lenguas" en la parte superior.) Complete list of journals/magazines.
MasterFILE Main Edition

Full text for more than 1,350 general reference resources. More than 350 full text reference books and over 910,000 photos, maps and flags in an image collection.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

MedlinePlus
Find information on diseases, conditions, and wellness issues on the National Institutes of Health's web site for patients and their families and friends. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, at no charge. Produced by the National Library of Medicine. (Para buscar en Espanol, seleccione "Espanol," de la izquierda.)
Middle Search Main Edition
This resource provides full text for popular, middle school appropriate magazines, covering a wide range of topics. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Morningstar Investment Research Center
Morningstar helps you research stocks and funds that meet your needs or to see how your investments fit together. (Limited access to this database outside of the library. If you encounter errors while accessing this database, please wait 10 minutes and try again.)
MyHeritage Library Edition
MyHeritage Library Edition: one of the largest & most internationally diverse data repositories available to libraries.  It includes birth, death & marriage records from 48 countries; the complete US & UK censuses, immigration, military & tombstone records; & more than 1.5 billion family tree profiles.  It also connects to digitized photos & family trees on MyHeritage.com, as well as the trees on Geni.com.
Newspaper Source Plus

Provides the latest news from over 1,000 leading full text newspapers including extensive cover to cover for papers such as USA Today, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. In addition, this resource also features hundreds of television and radio transcripts including ABC, CBS, CNN, FOX, MSNBC, National Public Radio, PBS and more.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Newswires
Provides access to top world-wide news from Associated Press with a rolling 30-day archive. Published by EBSCO.
NoveList Plus

Did you finish a great book and are looking for something similar to read? NoveList Plus can help you find what to read next in both fiction and nonfiction genres. Produced by EBSCO.

PA Electronic Library Catalog

Provides access to the Access Pennsylvania Library Catalog. Now part of the POWER Library Portal.

PA Job Resources
JobGatewaySM is the state’s premier job-matching tool developed to transform the landscape of how job-seekers find jobs and how employers find talent. The user-friendly job-matching system was created to connect employers and job seekers all in one place, free of charge.
PA Photos and Documents
Explore thousands of digitized documents and photographs from unique collections in libraries across Pennsylvania. You’ll be amazed by what you find!
POWER Library

POWER Library is a service of Pennsylvania's public libraries, school libraries and the State Library. POWER library allows you to access thousands of full-text periodical articles, newspapers, plus photographs, pictures, charts, maps, reference materials for young people and more.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Primary Search Main Edition

Provides access to popular full-text magazines for elementary school research. Subjects include Science, Health, Math, Writing, and Geography among others.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Public Library Search
Use this fun, easy-to-use resource that's powered by EBSCO Explora to discover reliable information on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures and languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health, and sports.
ReferenceUSA
Yellow Page & Business White Pages; annual reports, 10-ks & other SEC information; Continuing Medical Education (CME) directories; federal, state, provincial & municipal government data; chambers of commerce information; business magazines, trade publications, newsletters, major newspapers, industry & specialty directories; & USPS® information, including both U.S. & Canadian National Change of Address updates.
Regional Business News
Provides access to business publications, on a regional level, for the United States and Canadian provinces. Key resources include newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires, with full-text content coverage spanning over 22 years. Published by EBSCO.
Science Reference Center

Full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, & other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology & wildlife.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

SIRS Discoverer

Grades(1-9) Includes full text articles and images from over 1,600 domestic and international newspapers, magazines, and government documents. Articles are assigned a reading level -- Easy, Moderate, or Challenging -- based on age-appropriateness, educational content, interest, and reading level. This database is an excellent student resource. Produced by ProQuest.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

Teacher Reference Center

Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 periodicals. Topics include: Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education.

POWER Library E-Resource – Sponsored by Commonwealth Libraries.

TumbleBooks Library - e-books for e-kids
Animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction & foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting & narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books & Tumble Puzzles & Games. Sponsored in part by the Carlisle Area School District & Altrusa International of Harrisburg. Library Card account needed in order to login and access TumbleBooks.
Web News
Access to over 5,000 internet feeds across a range of business and general news topics. Produced by EBSCO.
WestlawNext (In Library Use Only)
Information resources on Westlaw include more than 40,000 databases of case law, state and federal statutes, administrative codes, newspaper and magazine articles, public records, law journals, law reviews, treatises, legal forms and other information resources. NOTE: This link can only be used from an internet computer at a Cumberland County library location.

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