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ELECTRONIC DATABASES

Ebooks, Digital Magazines, Streaming Videos and Music

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Databases accessible in all Library Locations
From home or another remote location your 14 digit library card number will be needed to access the database. Ancestry.com and the Denton Journal are not available outside the library.


Adult Learning Center
Whether you are going back to school, switching jobs, or just want to brush up on an academic skill, our adult learning center is here to help. Our live coaches will help you write a winning resume, learn Microsoft Office, pass the GED, and more.

Ancestry Plus * In Library Use Only
Ancestry Plus contains marriage records for 25 states, telephone directories, church records, estate records, periodicals, research guides, the Biography & Genealogy Master Index and more.

Auto Repair Reference Center
Auto repair, estimator, technical service bulletins and recall information, and maintenance schedule for vehicles from 1983-2004.

Biography Research Center
Search or browse through more than 450,000 full-text biographies in over thirty categories, including actors, authors, explorers, historical figures, inventors, musicians, presidents of the United States, scientists and many others.

BookFlix
Scholastic BookFlix pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. By linking fact and fiction,BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier is the industry's most popular business research database, featuring the full text for more than 2,200 journals. Full text is provided back to 1965, and searchable cited references back to 1998.

Denton Journal-Newspaper ARCHIVE * In Library Use Only
The Denton Journal newspaper from 1870-1965.

Driver Education
Driver Education contains state-specific information including 10 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests, 3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL), and a FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions.

Explora
Designed specifically for student research, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines, essays, and primary source documents on a variety of topics.

Explora - Primary Schools
Designed specifically for younger student research, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines, essays, and primary source documents on a variety of topics.

Explora - Secondary Schools
Designed specifically for older student research, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines, essays, and primary source documents on a variety of topics.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry. This source provides full text for all articles.

Gale Courses
Hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7.

Genealogy Connect
Instead of spending hours scanning books for mentions of a family name, users can turn to Genealogy Connect for a one-stop search across multiple volumes, identifying connections and enriching family history.

Grzimeks Animal Life Encyclopedia
A completely revised and updated version of the original work published in Germany in 1960, this edition incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.

HelpNow! powered by Brainfuse  
Live tutors are available seven days a week between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., EST. HelpNow! is a comprehensive suite of tutoring services designed for a range of academic needs; whether it’s tackling a tough homework problem, learning an academic skill, or writing a term paper. Students may take practice tests, submit essays for review, and take advantage of other self-study features 24 hours a day. Adults can also receive live online help from our trained adult education specialists in areas such as US Citizenship testing, resume and cover letter writing assistance and core subject education.

Heritage Quest
Census and other research materials for tracing family history and American culture.

History Reference Center
History Reference Center is the world's most extensive full-text history reference database, featuring full text for more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers.

Hobby & Craft Reference Center
Offers detailed how-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Home Improvement Reference Center
Through a collection of comprehensive full-text content, this database provides users with detailed, user-friendly how-to information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects.

Hoopla
Bringing you hundreds of thousands of movies, full music albums, audiobooks and more, hoopla is a revolutionary digital service made possible by your library.

Literary Reference Center
Access a comprehensive collection of author biographies, plot summaries, and book reviews, plus short stories, author interviews, and much more.

MasterFILE Premier
MasterFILE Premier 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.

Newsbank
The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each source provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded. Search the Star Democrat, Times Record, Maryland News Sources, America's News Magazines, and America's Newspapers.

Novelist Plus
Looking for a good book? NoveList Plus has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages. NoveList's expertise in books and reading means that you'll always get the best help for finding just the right books.

NuWav Legal Documents
The online tool that lets you create professional-quality documents in three simple steps.

OverDrive Downloadable eBooks & eAudiobooks
Downloadable audio books, includes fiction and non-fiction.

Reference USA
The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. Used by entrepreneurs, businesses, students, job-seekers or anyone wanting access to information on tens of millions of businesses and hundreds of millions of consumers in an easy to search format.

Regional Business News
With daily updates, Regional Business News provides comprehensive full text for regional U.S. and Canadian business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). Regional Business News has full text for nearly 100 sources.

Rosetta Stone
Learn dozens of new languages.

Science Reference Center
Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Offers assistance in providing routine maintenance as well as extensive repairs and allows users to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, and model numbers.

Star Democrat Date Range: 11/16/05 – Current.
Founded in 1799, The Star Democrat has expanded its coverage area beyond Talbot County into Caroline, Queen Anne's, Dorchester and Kent counties.

Test and Education Reference Center
This online education resource provides everything a student needs to learn more about further education and assists in making informed decisions on their future from one single, handy database. Testing & Education Reference Center also features interactive online practice tests for preparatory examinations including entrance exams and certification and licensing tests. Some of the standardized tests included are: AP exam, SAT, GRE, civil service exams for places of employment like the U.S. Post Office, NCLEX for nurses, real estate, military, PRAXIS for teachers, and GED. In addition to the standardized tests, this resource offers online information about private high schools, colleges and universities, graduate schools, and specialty schools.

Times Record Date Range: 8/2/06 – Current. Caroline County's
The Times Record has been bringing you news and information about Caroline County since 1929.

TrueFlix
TrueFlix turns Scholastic's award-winning True Books into a multimedia ebook experience. Digital versions of the True Books titles are included, along with plenty of related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text. TrueFlix is also now available on most tablets and mobile devices!

Tumblebooks
The TumbleBook Library is a collection of free interactive animated talking storybooks for children. Children can chose to read the text or have the stories read to them. Some books feature "Word Help" to assist children in sounding out words. There are also book-related puzzles and games to play. Stories are available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese.


Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations
Presents easy-to-understand information on 194 countries and dependencies from around the world. Entries discuss a variety of topics in detail, from banking and securities to climate, from government data to demographic statistics. Also includes biographical essays on national leaders.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States
Details current geographical, social, and political data, historical narrative, and statistical information on the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Caribbean and Pacific dependencies of the United States. Maps, tables, flags and official state seals are included.


Zinio
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