Articles & Research

Articles & Research

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Business, Employment & Finance
  • AtoZ Databases - Phone numbers, business profiles, job searching, mailing lists, people directories and more.
  • MarketScope Advisor (In Library Use Only) - MarketScope Advisor provides direct access to CFRA's (Center for Financial Research & Analysis, formerly S&P) Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund Reports, Thematic Research, the Outlook newsletter, and market news and commentary.
  • MergentIntellect - Company, residential, industry, and demographic research data. Includes company annual reports and job searching.
  • Morningstar Investment Research Center - Access mutual fund and stock information.
History and Biographies
College & Careers
  • BigInterview - Learn and practice interview skills for employment or college.
  • College BlueBook – Detailed information for thousands of 2 and 4 year colleges. Includes degrees offered and scholarship info.
  • High School & College Prep Step Study Guides - Skill building in english, math, and science, practice tests for college admission including ACT, PSAT and SAT, career exploration, basic computer skills and much more.
Homework & Reference
  • Gale Virtual Reference – Online encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for research on any subject. Includes: Business Plans Handbook; American Decades; Encyclopedia of Medicine; and many more.
  • Explora High & Middle School (Ebsco) - Full text of hundreds of popular high school magazines covering all subjects.
  • Explora Primary School (Ebsco) - Full text and indexing of popular elementary school magazines. All articles have a reading level indicator (Lexile).
Courses on the Web
  • Gale Courses- A wide range of free, interactive, instructor led courses given entirely online. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Covers business, computer skills, desktop publishing, healthcare, law, math and science, personal finance, writing and more.
  • Mango Languages - Over 60 language resources to help you learn a new language.
Literature
  • Gale Literary Resources – Literature information from primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies. Includes Literature Criticism Online, Something About the Author and Merriam-Webster Encyclopedia of Literature.
  • Literary Reference Center Plus (Ebsco) - Information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time periods.
  • Something About the Author - Info about the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and teens.
Current Events & News
  • America's Newspapers – Articles from newspapers, newswires, blogs, and the web featuring the San Diego UT and USA Today.
  • CDNC (California Digital Newspaper Collection) - Digitized Coronado and other California newspapers from 1846 to present.
  • CQ Researcher  (In Library Use Only) - In-depth, unbiased reports of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the economy.
  • Ebsco Explora - Full text articles from magazines, reference books, and other primary sources. Also includes an Image Collection of photos, maps & flags.
Military – Past and Present
DIY Auto Service & Repair
  • AutoMate - Step-by-step auto service and repair procedures including: wiring and component location diagrams; maintenance schedules; labor estimates; engineering specifications; diagnostic trouble codes; parts pricing; technical service bulletins and recall notices. 1974-present.
Publishing on the Web
  • BiblioBoard - Access to full text BiblioBoard Public, plus content provided by others.  Includes new fiction, comic books, award-winning videos, children's books and much more.
  • Pressbooks - Online publishing tool that lets self-published authors and small publishers create professionally formatted book files for print and e-book editions.
  • Self-e- Allows people to upload their self-published book to Library Journal.
Genealogy & Obituaries
  • Ancestry.com (In Library Use Only) - Search genealogy, family trees and history, and US Census and military records.
  • America's Obituaries & Death Notices - Large and comprehensive collection of obituaries since 1860.
  • MyHeritage Library Edition - Over 5 billion historical records including: US & UK census; family tree profiles from MyHeritage and Geni; historical and tombstone photos; military and immigration records; passenger lists; citizenship and naturalization records; directories and biographies; and land, court, wills and probate records.
Reading & Reviews
  • Novelist Plus - Reading recommendations that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
  • Novelist K-8 Plus - Books for younger readers. Help kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.
  • Select Reads - Search for books by title, subject or author and read detailed summaries and reviews. Also see award winning lists and staff picks.
Health & Consumer Info
  • Consumer Health Complete – Covers all key areas of health and wellness from mainstream practice to complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
  • Consumer Reports – Includes Consumer Reports magazine and web articles and product reviews.
  • PubMed – National Library of Medicine database of research articles on all medical topics.
  • Salem_Health: Nutrition – Nutrition information for foods.
Streaming Videos
  • Kanopy – Web access to more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.
 


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