Databases

ABC-CLIO E-book Collection
E-reference books on history, literature, pop culture and more.

Addiction & Substance Abuse (Salem Health)
Current medical information on addiction and substance abuse.

African American Poetry
Provides authoritative and comprehensive source on the African American experience. At launch, the site will be comprised of five major encyclopedias and content from eighteen additional reference sources from Oxford University Press.

African American Studies Center
The most comprehensive collection of scholarship available online to focus on events which have shaped African American and African history and culture.

American Poetry
Over 40,000 poems by more than 200 American poets from the Colonial Period to the early 20th century.

American Slavery
A collection of the life histories of former slaves in the United States compiled through nearly 4,000 interviews.

Ancestry Library Edition
Unparalleled collection of resources for genealogical and historical research. Includes more than 4000 databases.

Biography In Context
From Genghis Khan to Lady Gaga, Biography In Context provides quick and in depth biographical information.

Brainfuse - Adult Learning Center
Provides resume assistance and live online tutoring from 2 p.m. to midnight. Includes: GED prep, 24/7 writing lab, skills building, Microsoft Office Essential Skills Series, and 24/7 Question Center.

Brainfuse -HelpNow
Offers students assistance with homework and test preparation. Includes live online tutoring from 2 p.m. to midnight and a 24/7 Writing Lab.

Business Plans Handbook
Search for a specific business plan for nearly any type of business.

CAMIO
A searchable collection of art images.

Cancer (Salem Health)
Up-to-date, easy-to-use medical information related to cancer. Select database from drop-down menu.

Careers in Healthcare (Salem Health)
Current information on careers in healthcare.

Chadwyck-Healey Literature Collections
A digital index of full-text poetry and drama in the following categories: Pre-1900s African American Poetry, American Poetry, and English Poetry; The Faber Poetry Library (20th century poets); 20th century African American Poetry, American Poetry, English Poetry.

Chemical Elements
Information on the Periodic Table of Elements.

Chilton Library
Step-by-step instructions for car or truck repair and maintenance.

Complementary & Alternative Medicine (Salem Health)
Current medical information on complementary and alternative medicine.

CultureGrams Online Database
World cultural information for all ages from elementary school students to business travelers. Includes worldwide photo gallery, famous people, and unique recipes from around the world.

CQ Researcher
An account of today's issues with an overview of the subject, background, controversies and initiatives.

CQ Weekly
Complete coverage of the U.S. Congress, including status of bills, votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, and back room maneuvering.

English Poetry
Essentially the complete English poetic canon from 600 to 1900. Over 165,000 poems by more than 1,250 poets.

Faber Poetry Library
A collection of the most influential poets of the 20th century.

Forensic Science (Salem Science)
Articles on all aspects of forensic science.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Provides authoritative essays on varied topics from numerous subject areas, all in E-Book reference title format.

Genetics & Inherited Conditions (Salem Health)
Full-text on over 450 topics in genetics and inherited diseases and conditions.

Heritage Quest
Research materials for tracing family history and American culture. For beginning or professional genealogists.

Historical New York Times
The New York Times archives from 1851 to 2000.

Infectious Diseases (Salem Health)
Current medical information on infectious diseases.

Infotrac Newsstand
Full text access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as thousands of images and radio and TV transcripts. Includes full text of The New York Times (1985-present).

Learning Express Library
A leading source of test preparation materials. Practice for academic, civil service, military, certification exams and more. Provides immediate scoring and analysis.

Literature Resource Center
Biographical and critical content on literary figures from all time periods.

Magill Medical Guide (Salem Health)
Search here for up-to-date and easy-to-use medical information.

Morningstar Investment Research Center
Fund and stock information for in-depth research.

MyiLibrary e-Books
Free downloadable books on a variety of topics including art, language learning, medical, health, history, and more.

NC Knows
Communicate with a librarian by typing messages back and forth, receive articles from NC LIVE, and get answers to your questions.

NC LIVE: Quick Search
Quick access to complete articles from over 16,000 newspapers, journals, and magazines, and more.

North American Women's Letters and Diaries
Letters, diaries and materials depicting the experiences of women from Colonial times to 1950.

North Carolina Digital Library
Download bestselling audiobooks, e-books, music, and videos for all ages. Library card needed for remote access.

Pronunciator
A fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages. Offers free apps to learn wherever you go.
Register for free and start learning at your own pace!

Psychology & Mental Health (Salem Health)
Up-to-date and easy-to-use psychology and mental health medical information related. Select database from drop-down menu.

Salem Health
Searches several medical encyclopedias published by Salem Press. Topics covered include cancer, alternative medicine, genetics, psychology, and addiction.

Salem Science: The Solar System
Up-to-date and easy-to-use information on our solar system, full-text reference material on astronomy, including planets, stars, sun and moon; meteorology, atmospheric sciences, climatology; and physics.

Science Online
All things science, including biographies of scientists, experiments, essays and diagrams on nearly any science topic imaginable.

Simply Map
Mapping application for non-technical users, yet powerful enough to answer complex research questions. Includes thousands of demographic, business, and marketing data variables.

TumbleBooks
A library of animated, talking picture books that teaches kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love.

TumbleBookCloud Jr.
Designed for grades 3-6. Includes read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, audiobooks, and videos. Works on most tablets and smartphones.

Wall Street Journal
Full text articles dating back to 1984.

WorldCat
Catalogs from more than 9,000 libraries around the world.

Zinio for Libraries
Free digital copies of your favorite magazines in full-color. Magazines in Zinio look just like they do in print. Apps available for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android.