Resources by Subject
Not sure which resource to use? Try the following databases which cover a wide variety of topics:
Academic OneFile: Covers the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, literature and other subjects
Gale Virtual Reference Library: Full-text reference books
General OneFile: News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.
PowerSearch: Search a number of databases all at once!
Student Resources in Context: Information on all core subjects from science to literature to history.
If you need help, please contact the Reference Desk at (831) 624-7323 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Access U.S. News: U.S. news
General OneFile: One-stop source for newspaper & magazine articles
Infotrac Newsstand: US & world news articles & broadcasts
Monterey County Herald: Search articles from 2002-present
America’s Obituaries & Death Notices: US obituaries from 1860 – current
Ancestry Library Edition: US & international genealogy research (In-library use only)
Monterey Family History Center: Great resource for genealogical information. Volunteers available to assist.
Author Alerts: Get notified when the library orders new titles by your favorite authors or performers
BookBrowse: Online magazine for book lovers
Literature Resource Center: Author biographies, literary analysis and criticism
NextReads Newsletters: Find your next great read
Novelist: Reviews, readalikes, and series order
Archives Unbound - historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students
BrainFuse: Online homework help available 1 pm – 10 pm
Student Resources in Context: History, literature, science, and social studies articles
Testing and Education Reference Center: Test prep, career pathways and more