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A multi-disciplinary research database providing acclaimed full-text journals, magazines and other resources.
Search records, books, serials, and other historical records specific to African Americans to trace your genealogy or to do research.
Alt HealthWatch focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Access electronic books of American and English literature: poetry, drama, fiction, biographies and autobiographies, and the Bible.
Trace your genealogy using a wide variety of historical records. Must be in the Delta Public Library to access this site.
Access biographical information on more than 335,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines.
Business Source Premier is the industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles.
A leading online destination for caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones.
Fix your car, truck, van, or SUV with these diagnostics, maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, and step-by-step repair procedures.
Consumer Health Complete is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content designed to support patients' health-related information needs.
The Delta Atlas Archive contains scanned copies of The Delta Atlas newspaper spanning 1895 to 2014.
Scanned copies of Delta High School Yearbooks from 1912, 1925, 1930 - 1931, 1936 - 1946, 1948 - 1982, 1984 - 1985, 1987 - 2011.
View, download, and print pages from the Delta, Ohio Area History book.
Search thousands of magazines, academic journals, newspapers, reference books, photos and maps on millions of topics.
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and research.
Search for full-text articles from thousands of academic journals and professional magazines on a wide variety of educational topics to support educator professional development.
Explora Primary Schools is a trustworthy environment for students and educators in grades K through 5 to look up facts for class projects or homework.
Explora Public Libraries provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world's leading magazines and reference books, grouped into easy-to-browse categories.
Explora Secondary Schools is a far better alternative to websites and search engines for students in grades 6-12 to look up articles and facts for research papers or homework.
Fold3 is a premier collection of historical U.S. military records that brings to life the details of America’s military veterans with stories, photos, and personal documents.
Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to full-text consumer health magazines and reference books. It also includes searchable full text for current health pamphlets.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides access to full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
Search a variety of genealogical and historical sources for more than 60 countries, dating as early as 1700.
Search Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center for "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.
Home Improvement Reference Center features full-text content from leading home improvement magazines, images not found anywhere else online, and videos of popular home repair projects.
Literary Reference Center provides you with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across time and literary discipline.
Designed specifically for high school libraries, the MAS Ultra – School Edition database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines.
This multidisciplinary database provides full text for periodicals, reference books, and primary source documents on a range of subject areas, as well as large collection of photos, maps, and flags.
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Designed for middle school libraries, Middle Search Plus is a full-text database providing popular middle school magazines and reference books.
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S. and international newspapers, as well as selective full text for 389 regional U.S. newspapers.
Ohio Legal Help removes barriers to the law so all Ohioans can understand their legal options and connect to local legal and community resources.
Allows job seekers to search all electronic job opportunities which include Ohio employers, national commercial job boards and niche industries.
Explore digital content from over 390 cultural heritage institutions covering a wide range of topics from Ohio's prehistory to present day.
A wide variety of databases are provided by the Ohio Web Library free of charge to all Ohio residents. Library card number and/or zip code may be required.
Oxford University Press provides new comprehensive collections of in-depth, peer-reviewed summaries on an ever-growing range of topics in the humanities, social sciences, and science.
Paying for Senior Care provides simple and easy-to-access information about financial resources for seniors and their loved ones.
Points of View Reference Center is a full text database designed to provide students and schools with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.
Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular magazines for elementary school research.
Designed for professional educators, Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.
Topics include world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
Find large scale street plans produced by the Sanborn Fire Insurance company from 1867 to 1970.
Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources.
Exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, videos, a help and advice section, and details on how to create business plans.
Learn to speak a new language with the help of Transparent Language Online. Over 100 foreign language courses and an ESL component for more than 25 first languages are available.
Browsing Very Short Introductions is an excellent way to get a quick authoritative and accessible overview of a subject.
Vocational & Career Collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals.
Early Learning by World Book is the premier online resource for preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades.
The World Book Kids online encyclopedia features thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps that enrich thousands of easy-to-read articles developed for elementary students.
L'Encyclopédie Découverte is a full-featured, reference site for French-language beginners that is written at basic French reading levels.
World Book Online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades pre-K through high school.
This dedicated Spanish-language database contains videos, compare-and-contrast features, selected articles, and a visual dictionary.
World Book Student includes thousands of articles, learning resources, and research tools to meet the research needs of middle school students.