Boone County Library
...MORE THAN JUST BOOKS!
Academic Search Elite (EBSCO) 2,000+ journals (1,550 peer-reviewed titles) covering computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies and more.
African American Experience An authoritative research tool for African American history and culture. It contains primary documents (slave narratives, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and more) as well as thesis-driven, peer-reviewed scholarly essays and has 1,500 photographs, maps, and other images
American Indian Experience An in-depth historical account and cultural information database about the indigenous peoples of North America from precontact to the colonial era into the 21st century, and from the Inuit of Alaska to the Seminole of Florida Content includes hundreds of primary documents and media, including treaties, speeches, and captivity narratives as well as traditional storytelling, a wealth of maps, photographs, and video
Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia (EBSCO) 25,000+ records, annually updated, covering an array of topics in additions to images and brief biographies. *To access, select this from the database list*
Latino American Experience The first-ever database dedicated to the history and culture of Latinos - the largest, fastest growing minority group in the United States - explores the rich heritage and current culture of Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Guatemalans, Cubans, Dominicans, Colombians, Ecuadorians, and other Hispanic cultures in the United States. The coverage ranges from precontact Aztec and Maya societies to 21st-century political issues like recent immigration law to cultural themes like coming-of-age rituals, music, literature, and cuisine.
MAS Ultra:School Edition (EBSCO) This database has full text for 500+ popular, high school magazines, with, 360+ full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, 105,783 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 400,972 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text back files (back to 1975) for key magazines.
MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO) Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more. With full text for full text 500+ reference books, over 107,000+ primary source documents, and an Image Collection 510,000+ photos, maps & flags.
MEDLINE (EBSCO ) Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more from the National Library of Medicine.
Middle Search Plus (EBSCO) 140+ popular, middle school magazines with 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).
Newspaper Source (EBSCO) Cover-to-cover full text for 35 national (U.S.) & international newspapers, including The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. as well as selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers.
Student Research Center (EBSCO) SRC allows students to search by keyword or by topic with results sorted by source type: magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc. Middle Search Plus, MAS Ultra School Edition, Newspaper Source, TOPICSearch and Health Source – Consumer Edition are searched together.
World Book Advanced A reference tool for 8th grade and up that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search.
eLibrary - our flagship general reference resource supports business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other subject areas. Every magazine, journal, newspaper, book, and transcript is provided in 100 percent full-text.
CultureGrams - provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
SIRS Issues Researcher – helps students make sense social issues of our time by offering relevant, credible resources that tell the whole story on major issues and world conflicts of the day.
eLibrary Science offers laser-focused science content and tools along with unique video and dozens of interactive applications found in no other online science reference product.