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On-line Research Databases
Enter your search term above to search all on-line research databases.
Click on Locally Purchased Databases to find the databases purchased especially for our patrons. Some databases are available for in-library use only.
Click on Statewide Databases to find the Ohio Web Library databases which are funded in part through an Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA grant awarded by The State Library of Ohio. You can view these by category, alphabetical list or enter a subject in the search box.
Click on Shortcuts to find simple, short, easy-to-remember URLs to access specific Ohio Web Library resources from home.
Have your library card number handy to access these FREE resources.
If you have questions or problems using any of our databases, let us know and we can help.
4-min video tutorial on using the new EBSCO Science Reference Center.
New... Mobile versions of databases available
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Biography Reference Bank
What is it? Biographies, obituaries, and photographs of thousands of individuals – both living and deceased. Biographies Plus Illustrated contains the full text of the articles from more than 100 volumes of biographical reference books published by H. W. Wilson, plus thousands of profiles licensed from other respected publishers; updated monthly. For more information, see this INFOhio video overview, or this 7-min. YouTube video.
Why use it? Find multiple sketches of the subject's life and accomplishments. Search by time period, profession, place of origin, and birth and death dates. View digital images for many of the subjects.
What is it? Complete range of citation and full-text reference content available from the EBSCO publishing company. Individual database services are also listed separately. This 4-min. Flash video provides instructions for basic searching.
Why use it? Select a single database for searching. Search multiple EBSCOhost resources at once. See what’s available from EBSCO.
Available for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad and Android.
Authentication: must have a Mango login from the desktop site. Install the app and sign in using your Mango login (not library card number.)
Download the language lesson you're working on. That lesson will be available on the device for 7 days with no internet connection needed.