Articles & Research

Articles & Research

Access Military, Gov, Defense
This database gives you access to military, government and defense newspapers and magazines. This subscription is funded through the Virgil A. Cowan Trust.
Find information on topics related to business, health, education, the environment, government and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, periodicals and web-only content featuring the U-T San Diego and USA Today.
America's Obituaries & Death Notices
This is a large and comprehensive collection of obituaries for easy access. This subscription is funded through the Virgil A. Cowan Trust. (In Library Use Only)
This database is available to aid finding genealogy, family trees and family history records.
Artemis Literary Resources
Gather information from primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies.

Search tool to find businesses, jobs, mailing lists, emails, people and more.

Enjoy everything in BiblioBoard Public, plus content your library has provided its patrons. BiblioBoard Patron offers exciting new fiction, popular comic books, award-winning videos, colorful children's books and much more. ​

Use Big Interview to learn and practice your interview skills, whether  you’re interviewing for a job or graduate school.     
Biography Reference Center
Containing many of the top-ranked biographical reference collections and magazines, this database offers a comprehensive collection of more than 461,000 full-text biographies, as well as thousands of unique narrative biographies. This resource provides superior coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published).

CNDC (California Newspaper Digital Collection)
A freely accessible repository of digitized Coronado and other California newspapers from 1846 to present.  Funded by the Judith Bond bequest.
The single-most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content, this resource is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Consumer Reports
Includes and Consumer Reports with cars best deals plus.
This database has coverage from 1807-2015 showing how conflicts were covered around the world. Explore the influences of the flow of information on the battlefield and the home front.
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online.   As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.
Gale Virtual Reference
This is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
High School & College Prep Study Guides
PrepSTEP is an online resource to help students achieve academic success, prepare for college, and build workplace readiness. It has skill building in English, math, and science, practice tests for college admissions exams including ACT, PSAT and SAT, career exploration, workplace skill building, basic computer skills tutorials, and much more.
This robust full-text database provides the most relevant information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames—to give students, teachers and librarians a complete foundation of literary reference works to meet any and all of their research or instructional needs.

Mango Languages
Over 60 language resources to help patrons learn a new language.
Designed specifically for high school libraries, MAS Ultra – School Edition contains full text for nearly 500 popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers, and more.
Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books, and primary source documents. This database also provides an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags.

Job, residential, industry, and demographics research tool.
Provides access to mutual funds and stock information.
This database consists of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
This database is about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Online publishing tool that lets self-published authors and small publishers create professionally formatted book files for print and e-book editions.
Designed specifically for elementary school libraries, PrimarySearch® contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator(Lexiles). In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 100 magazines.
MiddleSearch®Plus contains full text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator(Lexiles).
A premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. Used by those wanting access to information on over 24 million businesses and over 149 million consumers in an easy to search format.

Allows people to upload their self-published book to Library Journal.

Use this database to examine the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults.

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