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Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of online encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research  
Explora

A research portal features magazines and reference books covering a wide range of popular topics  
Student Resources In Context

A research portal offers reference content with magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos and audio files  
ProQuest Newsstand

ProQuest Newsstand offers unparalleled access to the fulltext of over 1300 newspapers, news websites and blogs from leading publishers throughout the world.  
Auto Repair Reference Center

This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
Consumer Reports

Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports  
ReferenceUSA

This database helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people  
Points of View Reference Center

This database provides students with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue  
Pioneer, Utah’s Online Library

The Pioneer databases include journal articles, magazines, newspapers, pictures, biographies, and other research aides  
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Arts & Entertainment
Art eBooks

Access to the full text of Gale Virtual Reference Library Collection reference e-books on the subject of Art and Design  
Artemis: Literary Sources

Digital humanities database integrates Gale's literature resources into one comprehensive research experience  
Literary Reference Center

This database provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes  
Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

This database contains extensive selected works of major and minor American and English poets, along with international poetry, plays and speeches; short stories and classic books  
Literature Resource Center

This database offers biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world  
LitFinder

This literature database covers all time periods and contains a wealth of primary literature content  
Novelist Plus

This database offers a rich array of proprietary content such as Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Feature Articles by the top names in the industry  
TumbleBook Library

This database is an online collection of animated, talking picture books  
TumbleBook Cloud Junior

This database is an online collection of eBooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books  
VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever

Reviews movies that are available on DVD or tape  
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Biography
Biography Reference Center

This database offers a comprehensive collection of more than 460,000 full-text biographies  
Biography In Context

This database covers a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers  
Explora: Biography

Explora Biography category contains three featured topics. Click on one of the featured topics or click on the More link to view all topics in that category  
Student Resources In Context

A research portal offers reference content with magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos and audio files  
Gale Virtual Reference Library

This collection of reference eBooks covers a variety of subjects, including many biographies  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
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Business & Legal
Business Source Premier

This research database covers all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics  
ReferenceUSA

Real-time access to more than 24 million businesses, 264 million consumers, U.S. new business, U.S. new homeowners and movers  
Morningstar Investment

Investment resource specialized in fund investing. Offers news, commentary, fund information, and tutorial, tools  
Stock Reports: InvestorEdge

This site houses over 4000 Equity Research Reports, updated weekly, providing expert analysis and buy, sell, and hold recommendations from Ford Equity Research  
Small Business Reference Center

This database provides up to date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business  
Market Research Reports

This database offers detailed analyses about a specific market situation within a geographic area  
SWOT Analyses

A SWOT Analysis provides detailed information about a company’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats  
Legal Information Reference Center

This database contains legal reference books and legal forms. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo  
Legal Collection

This database is a collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies  
Regional Business News

This database incorporates more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States  
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Careers & Tests
BrainFuse: JobNow

Free career assistance and so much more to help you land the job of your dreams  
Learning Express Library

It provides comprehensive test preparation, skills improvement resources, and career certification and licensure exam prep, and more  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
BrainFuse: Adult Learning Center

Achieve your learning and career goals with live one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, and online resources  
Tuition Funding Sources

It offers the largest scholarship database in the world along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information  
Small Business Reference Center

This database provides up to date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business  
Legal Information Reference Center

This database contains legal reference books and legal forms. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo  
Driver License Test Prep

Free practice tests for Utah DMV written examinations  
UtahFutures.org

UtahFutures is the premier one-stop career and college readiness website for Utah students and adults  
Vocational & Career Collection

This collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals  
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Genealogy
Ancestry.com Library Edition

This database contains billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. NOTE: This database can only be used from within a Salt Lake County library due to license restrictions.  
Heritage Quest

This database is a treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, finding aids, and more  
World Vital Records

This database contains digitized images, vital records, military records, newspapers, historical maps, yearbooks, tombstone photos and more  
ProQuest Newsstand

This site houses international, national and regional papers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, The Guardian, etc.  
Utah NewsSearch

This site provides public access to Utah’s newspapers. Each newspaper is a fully-searchable PDF that you can print or download. Search all of Utah’s newspapers by keyword or filter by newspaper, city, county, or zip code  
Academic Search Premier

Its Image Collection provides you with instant access to more than 1 million images relating to people, places, history, and flags  
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspaper

Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present  
Digital Utah

Find digital resources of historical significance from a variety of digital collections in Utah  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses  
Utah Digital Newspaper

This digital collection contains digitized newspapers ranging from the 1850s to 2010.  
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Health & Medical
MEDLINE

This database provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more  
Health Source Consumer

This database covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, women's health, etc.  
Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition

This database provides coverage of nursing and allied health, and much more  
Alt Health Watch

This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness  
Medicine eBooks

The Medicine Collection from Gale brings together different titles looking at the different aspects of health and medicine, from alternative medicine to surgery to diseases and conditions  
Explora: Health

Health category contains three featured topics. Click on one of the featured topics OR click on the More link to view all health topics  
Salem Health

Online access to health reference works including Magill’s Medical Guide, Salem Health: Cancer, Psychology and Mental Health  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books’ Universal Class for Libraries  
MedicLatina

This EBSCO Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish  
Biomedical Reference Collection

EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection provides full text for over 100 journals in a variety of areas pertaining to medical study  
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History
History Reference Center

The database contains historical documents, biographies of historical figures, historical photos and maps, and historical video  
Nation & World

Gale Virtual Reference Library reference e-books collection on the subject of country and state information including statistics, culture, and geographic features  
DK-Eyewitness History

DK-Eyewitness History contains a collection of volumes detailing history topics including American history, ancient history, castles, knights, and pirates  
History eBooks

This is an eBooks collection on the subject of ancient & modern history including early civilizations, World War I & II, U. S. history and much more  
Student Resources : History

Select View All next to the History category to display an alphabetical list of all topics. From there you can click on a specific topic  
Explora: History and Social Science

This category contains three featured topics. Click on one of the featured topics or click on the More link to view all topics in that category  
Utah Counties

This is a collection of Utah Centennial County History series from Utah State History publications.  
Biographies in Context

This database covers a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers  
Biography Reference Center

This database offers a collection of full-text biographies. In addition to keyword searching, users can also locate biographies of interest by browsing more than 30 genre categories  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
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How To
Consumer Reports

Search the database to find up-to-date evaluations from Consumers Union on the latest home appliances, technology, cars, and other household and personal necessities.  
Auto Repair Reference Center

This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.  
U. S. Consumers/Life Styles

Use this module of ReferenceUSA to conduct market research, and located friends and relatives.  
Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby-enthusiast.  
Tuition Funding Sources

A search engine website that offers greater functionality to help high school, undergraduate and graduate students find scholarships, grants, fellowships and assistantships.  
Driver License Test Prep

Free practice tests for Utah DMV written examinations.  
Home Improvement Reference Center

Thousands of repairs are available in the areas of outdoor projects, electrical projects, remodeling projects, plumbing projects, wood projects, decorating projects and maintenance.  
Small Business Reference Center

This database provides up to date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business.  
Small Engine Repair Reference Center

This database provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines.  
Universal Class

Choose How to/DIY and self-help online classes from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries.  
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Languages
Mango Languages

Mango’s unique teaching method quickly engages you in real conversations between two native speakers  
Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library covers sections on writing & language practice, writing & language tutorial, practice exams with Spanish language  
Brainfuse: Live Tutoring

Interact with live tutors in English-language arts, and many more  
Universal Class

Choose writing, grammar, vocabulary & ESL online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
TumbleBook Library

Read animated picture books online in French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and many more.  
All Language Resources >>
Science
Gale Science Experiment

Includes easy-to-perform experiments that instruct students on topics of chemistry and physics  
Science eBooks

Access to the full text of eReference collection on the subject of science & technology  
Science Reference Center

This database contains science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, and more.  
DK-Eyewitness Science

A collection of eBooks from the publisher DK with information on all areas of science  
DK-Eyewitness Animal Life

A collection of eBooks from the publisher DK with information on animals  
Explora: Science and Math

Finding a topic to research is easy with Explora. Explora gives you the option to browse topics by category such as science and math right from the home page.  
Student Resources In Context

The Science and Health category contains newspaper and magazine articles on a variety of science and health topics.  
Universal Class

Online science and mathematics classes: learn science, basic math, algebra, and geometry  
Grzimek’s Animal Life

Offers broad, comprehensive coverage of the animal kingdom, ranging from the simple to the complex  
Environment eBooks

Access to the eBooks collection on the subject of global warming, climate change, weather, endangered species, biomes and landforms  
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Society & Government
Points of View Reference Center

This database provides students with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue  
Military & Government

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military  
Multicultural Studies

Access to the full text of reference eBooks collection on the subject of specialized almanacs and encyclopedias detailing cultural information  
Social Science eBooks

Access to the full text of reference eBooks collection on the subject of sociology and parapsychology  
Nation & World

Gale Virtual Reference Library reference eBooks collection on the subject of country and state information including statistics, culture, and geographic features  
Explora : History & Social Science

This category contains three featured topics. Click on one of the featured topics or click on the More link to view all topics in that category  
Legal Information Reference Center

This database contains legal reference books and legal forms. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo  
Legal Collection

This database provides information on legal topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, the environment and much more  
Student Resources

Select View All next to the Government or Social Issues or World Cultures and Religion category to display an alphabetical list of all topics. From there you can click on a specific topic  
Universal Class

Choose over 500 online continuing education courses from Recorded Books' Universal Class for Libraries  
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