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BOOKS/BOOK REVIEWS

eLibraryNJ

  • Participating libraries offer library card holders downloadable audiobooks


Novelist Plus


  • A reader's advisory fiction database providing booklists, award lists, and over 14,000 reviews, all to aid reader in discovering new authors and titles. For all ages.

BUSINESS

Business Source Elite

  • This business database provides full text for nearly 1,100 business publications, including full text for nearly 500 peer-reviewed business publications. 

ReferenceUSA

  • The No. 1 source of information on businesses and people for researchers, students and job seekers.

Small Business Reference Center

  • This database offers users complete small business management resources via a combination of unparalleled periodicals and reference content. From conducting industry research to financial planning, to marketing a product and franchising a business, the Small Business Reference Center provides users with all the information they need to succeed.

ValueLine

  • The Value Line Investment Survey is a comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks in 98 industries, the stock market, and the economy.

CAREER

Ferguson's Career Guide Center

  • This database is now broken down into three main sections: Industries and Careers, Industries and Careers, and Launch Your Career for ease and speed of use.

Job and Career Accelerator

  • Helping Job Seekers Get Hired, Every Step of the Way...Job & Career Accelerator is the industry's most comprehensive, online job search system that puts job seekers on the Fast Track to getting hired.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE MATERIALS

EBSCOhost Deutsch

  • Provides full text for 1,830 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more, all in German.

EBSCOhost Español

  • Provides full text for 1,830 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more all in Spanish.

EBSCOhost Français

  • Provides full text for 1,830 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more all in French.

Pronunciator

  • Pronunciator is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more.


Rosetta Stone

  • Rosetta Stone is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more. Click on Rosetta Stone once you have accessed the JerseyClicks website.


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GENEALOGY

Ancestry Library Edition (Accessible in Library Only)

  • This is a genealogy research tool that gives researchers a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. It includes US, UK, and Ireland census collections, Birth, Marriage, & Death Records, Immigration Collection, Military Records, and Biography and History Collection.

Independent

  • Local newspaper 1972-2000.

New Jersey County Histories

  • Full text searching to explore the histories of New Jersey's counties through books published between 1872 and 1900.

New York Times (In Library Only)

  • Current New York Times 1980- Present... Historical New York Times 1851-2003.

New York Times (Remote Access)

  • Current New York Times 1980- Present... Historical New York Times 1851-2003.

Red Bank Register

  • Local newspaper 1878-1991.

HEALTH

Health Reference Center

  • Facts On File’s Health Reference Center is a comprehensive encyclopedic database containing thousands of hyperlinked entries organized into four major categories: conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and body systems.It provides clear information on the causes, cures, key research, medical terms, symptoms, treatments and trends, and organizations in each field of study.

Making Homes Safer for Senior Citizens

  • Caregiver Stress.com includes tutorial videos and checklists about safety in homes for seniors and how to make them safer to live in.

Senior Road Guide

  • Traffic Safety Store gives advice for tips for seniors who are still driving as well as assistance for family members who are taking care of a senior citizen. Gives advice for seniors with driving with medication, safety concerns and ways of telling a loved one when it is time to stop driving.

HISTORY

African American History Online (Facts on File)

  • African American History Online explores more than 500 years of the African-American experience--containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.

American History Online (Facts on File)

  • Spanning more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history of the United States. Content Features: biographies, events and topics, primary sources, timelines, image gallery, maps, charts and more.

American Indian History Online (Facts on File)

  • Facts On File’s American Indian History Online database offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history through event and topic entries, biographies, images, maps and charts, legends, primary sources, and timeline entries.

American Women's History Online (Facts on File)

  • American Women’s History Online is an authoritative reference database containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.

Ancient & Medieval History Online (Facts on File)

  • Ancient and Medieval History Online provides thorough coverage of eight civilizations—ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, and ancient and medieval Asia.

History (Salem Press)

  • History from the fifties, sixties, seventies, eighties and nineties in America. Included are Great Events from History:The Ancient World, the 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Modern World History Online

  • Modern World History Online covers the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. This comprehensive online resource contains thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, images, maps and charts, primary source documents, and timeline entries.

New Jersey County Histories

  • Full text searching to explore the histories of New Jersey's counties through books published between 1872 and 1900.

HOMEWORK HELP/RESEARCH

Academic Search Premier

  • This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,650 journals, including full text for more than 3,900 peer-reviewed titles.

Curriculum Resource Center

  • Curriculum Resource Center gives teachers fast access to printable teacher-handout material for the middle, high school, and junior college curriculum.

ERIC

  • The Education Resource Information Center contains more than 1,282,000 records and links to more than 314,000 full-text documents from ERIC.


Facts on File
  • A general index to educational databases in the areas of Curriculum Resources, Science, History, Multiculturalism, Geography, Career Guidance and Forms.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

  • This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.




Middle Search

  • Full text of popular magazines and reference books with middle school reading levels.
Pebble Go
  • The emergent reader solution for children. Has sections on Animals, Science, Biographies, Social Studies, and Dinosaurs.
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO)
  • Explore topic on many current issues, including abortion, foreign policy, global issues, religion, race, etc.
  • Provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research.

Universal Class

  • Knowledge is power. Why not learn something new today? UniversalClass™ offers hundreds of FREE online classes taught by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic.


LITERATURE

Bloom's Literature

  • This literature database has been thoroughly revised and expanded to include the writings of renowned literary critic Harold Bloom.

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MAPS & GEOGRAPHY

World Geography & Culture Online

  • This literature database has been thoroughly revised and expanded to include the writings of renowned literary critic Harold Bloom.

NEWSPAPERS

Asbury Park Press

  • Full-text database of the Asbury Park Press Newspaper (Jan. 1999-).


Atlantic County Library's Digitized Newspapers

  • Over 5,000 newspapers in this digitized collection. While the main focus of the early papers tends to concentrate on Atlantic County happenings, national news was usually covered on inside pages. The papers date from 1860 - 1923.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

  • This site allows you to search and view newspaper pages from 1880-1922 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).
Independent
  • Local newspaper 1972-2000.

New York Times (In Library Only)

  • Current New York Times 1980- Present... Historical New York Times 1851-2003.


New York Times (Remote Access)

  • Current New York Times 1980- Present... Historical New York Times 1851-2003.
Red Bank Register

  • Local newspaper 1878-1991.


Small Town Papers

  • Choose from over 250 small town newspapers you can read free every week. Browse and search scanned newspaper archive from 1865 up to the current edition.


Stars and Stripes

  • This online database contains over one million historical newspaper pages from Stars and Stripes, the independent daily newspaper of the U.S. military. At present the archive includes newspapers published from 1948 through 1999.


The True American Chronological Indexes

  • The True American, a Trenton newspaper that first appeared in 1801 and lasted until 1913, was by the mid-19th century a local institution. The first issue of the year contained an index of the leading local stories from the previous year. Encapsulating the life of a growing city, the index provides valuable information on life in Trenton during this time period. For the years they exist these indexes provide a concise listing of daily events in Trenton.

PERIODICALS & MAGAZINES

Consumer Reports


EBSCOhost

  • Provides full text for 1,830 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much, much more.

Flipster

  • Online Source of Digital Magazines. 

LIFE Magazine Photo Archive

  • LIFE.com represents the most amazing collection of professional photography. Over 10 million photos from the legendary archives of LIFE magazine.

SCIENCE

GreenFILE (EBSCO)
  • Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

Science Online (Facts on File)

  • Science Online offers a comprehensive, curriculum-oriented overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, diagrams, illustrations, images, biographies, experiments, activities, and definitions.

TESTS

Driving-Tests.org

  • Provides several state-specific automobile, motorcycle, and CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests. Also includes two online driver’s manuals (car and motorcycle), and an FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ MVC-related questions.


LearningExpressLibrary

  • This database offers interactive practice exams including ASVAB, GED, GMAT, PRAXIS, SAT, police and firefighter tests, AP exams, real estate licensing preparation, skills improvement courses, teacher certification, TOEFL, and much more.


Universal Class

  • Knowledge is power. Why not learn something new today? UniversalClass™ offers hundreds of FREE online classes taught by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic.