Databases

Overview

Databases by Title
Access from home with your library card

ABCmouse: Interactive books and learning activities for children as young as 2

Academic Onefile: More than 17,000 scholarly journals, podcasts and transcripts

America’s Obituaries and Death Notices: United States only, 1860- current

Ancestry Library Edition: In-library access only

AtoZdatabases: Search people and businesses, or create mailing lists

Biography in Context: In-depth biographical information about the world’s most influential people

BookBrowse: Online magazine for book lovers

BrainFuse: Live online homework help, available 1 pm – 10 pm

Brittanica School Edition: for elementary, middle and high school students

Business Insights Global: Business & Company Resource Center

Consumer Reports: Find product reviews

Demographics Now for Libraries: Businesses and people

Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional, national & international

General Onefile: News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Infotrac Newsstand

Kids InfoBits: Easy-to-search resources especially for students grades K-5

Literature Resource Center: Author biographical information, literary criticism and reviews

Litfinder: poems, essays, speeches and short stories

Lynda.com: Learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve your personal and professional goals

Mango Languages: A fast, easy way to learn a language

Monterey County Herald: Search articles from 2002 – the present

Novelist: Reviews, readalikes, and more for fiction and non-fiction

Opposing Viewpoints In Context: Both sides of current controversial topics

Rosetta Stone: 30 languages, through level one only

Sanborn Maps 1867-1970: Historical maps, down to the house level. Call for password (831) 624-7323

ScienceFlix: Science resource for students grades 4-9

Student Resources in Context: History, literature, science, and social studies articles

Testing and Education Reference Center: Test prep, certification exams, career pathways and more