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If you are looking for quality information, you are in the right place. We offer dozens of research databases and information sources to help you learn what you need to know. You will need a CCPL physical card or a Digital Patron card number to access our databases.

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Academic Search CompleteHOMEWORKTEACHERSPOPULAR
A scholarly journal, full-text database designed for academic institutions.


Agricola

Contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library.


AHFS Consumer Medication Information
HEALTH
A trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish.


Alt-Press Watch
Database of alternative & independent press newspapers, magazines and journals.


Amazing Animals of the World
HOMEWORK

Photos, videos and other reference materials on animals. Best for grades 2+.


App Suggestions for KidsPOPULAR
List of educational apps for your kids.

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Boone County Historical SocietyGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Local group promoting appreciation of Boone County history.


Boone Co. Library’s History & GenealogyGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORYPOPULAR
The most comprehensive collection of Boone Co. historical info.


Britannica Academic
HOMEWORK
An encyclopedia, plus periodicals & other research tools.


Britannica Annals of American HistoryHOMEWORK

Speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, poems and images.


Britannica LibraryHOMEWORK
Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information.


Britannica School
HOMEWORK
A reliable, age-appropriate infomation service.


Britannica SpanishHOMEWORK
Research databases for Spanish-speaking students.


Britannica World Data AnalystTEACHERSHOMEWORK
Create tables & charts to compare statistics for countries.

Business Source PremierADULT EDUCATION
Scholarly info from business journals dating back to 1965.

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Campbell Co. Historical & Genealogical SocietyGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORYPOPULAR
Website for volunteer-run society, located in Alexandria.


Career and Technical EducationADULT EDUCATION
Database of trade information for any vocational job.

Chilton Auto RepairPOPULARADULT EDUCATION
Vehicle repair information for DIY or pros.


CINAHL
Health-Icon-Link

Resource for health professionals, students, educators and researchers.


Cincy Historical Society LibraryGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Website of library, located in Cincinnati Museum Center.

 

GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORYCivil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition
A freely-accessible online collection of historical documents associated with the chief   executives of the state, 1860-1865.

 

Consumer Health CompleteHEALTH
Health database for consumers. Information is easy-to-find and understand.


Consumer Reports
POPULAR

Consumer Reports offers in-depth reviews for cars, appliances, electronics and more.

 

HEALTHConsumer Safety
Information about recalls and safety-related news about drugs, medical devices, food and consumer products .

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ADULT EDUCATIONDigitalLearn.org

An online hub for digital literacy support and training.

 

POPULARDigital Public Library of America
A portal that delivers the public to the resources of American libraries.

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East Row Historic FoundationGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Home preservation and education society in Newport, Kentucky.


Encyclopedia AmericanaHOMEWORK
A citable, online encyclopedia. Great for older students and adults.

ERICTEACHERS

Education Resource Information Center provides access to educational literature.


Explora
HOMEWORKTEACHERS

Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

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Family Search GenealogyPOPULARGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Free family history, family tree, and genealogy records.


Famous Quotations

Browse over 25,000 quotes online from over 6,700 famous authors for free.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
HOMEWORK

Annually updated database for general student and adult research.

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Gale CoursesPOPULARADULT EDUCATION
Free, instructor-led online courses for adults on a variety of subjects.

 

GCFLearnFree.orgADULT EDUCATION
Free learning resources for more than 180 topics. Topics include Microsoft Office, email, reading, math and more.

 

Greater Cincinnati Memory ProjectGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Pre-1940 photographs depicting landmarks, events, and people from Cincinnati & NKY.

 

GreenFILE
Information on topics like global warming, recycling, alternate fuel sources and more.

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Health SourceHEALTH
Reliable answers to health questions for regular people.

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Kenton County Public Library Genealogy ResourcesGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORYPOPULAR
The major center of NKY historical and genealogical resources.


Kentucky Digital LibraryGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Historic newspapers, images, maps, books & oral histories for Kentucky.


Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY

Source for Kentucky public records to aid your genealogy search.


Kentucky Heritage Council
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Charged with identifying & preserving the historic resources of Kentucky.


Kentucky Historical Society
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY

Collects, preserves, and shares information and materials from Kentucky’s past.


kynect
HEALTH
Kentucky’s health insurance marketplace.

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LearningExpress LibraryPOPULARADULT EDUCATIONTEACHERS
Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve.

Legal FormsADULT EDUCATION
A list of links to some government sites that offer free legal forms to Kentucky residents.

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POPULARHOMEWORKADULT EDUCATION
Mango Languages
An online language learning system.

 

MAS Ultra – School EditionTEACHERSHOMEWORK
Database designed specifically for high school libraries with full-text for 500 periodicals.


HOMEWORKMasterFILE
Research database with full-text for thousands of general reference magazines


MEDLINE
HEALTH

Information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine and much more.


Middle Search Plus
TEACHERSHOMEWORK
Full-text database for dozens of popular middle school magazines.

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New Book of KnowledgeHOMEWORK
Encyclopedia intended primarily for children from 3rd to 8th grades.


Newport Historic Preservation Office
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY

Office answers questions about restoring buildings in Newport, KY.


HOMEWORKNewspaper Source

Cover-to-cover full text for hundreds of national (U.S.), international and regional newspapers.

Northern Kentucky ViewsGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Collection of images and texts on the history of Northern Kentucky.


NoveList
POPULAR

If you are a fiction fan, try to find your next great read using NoveList.

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Preservation KentuckyGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Organization devoted to preserving buildings and sites in every town in the state.


Primary Search
HOMEWORK
Covers a wide range of general interest topics for children.


Psychology and Behavioral Science Collection
HEALTH
Tool for psychologists, counselors, researchers and students.


PsycINFO
HEALTH
Summaries of journal articles, chapters, books & dissertations in the field of psychology.

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ADULT EDUCATIONRegional Business News
Comprehensive coverage for regional business publications.

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Small Business Reference CenterADULT EDUCATION
Supports small business owners with info on planning, financing and managing a business.


Sociological Collection
HEALTH
Source of content pertaining to sociology and its related areas of study.

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Teacher Reference CenterTEACHERS
Teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books.


Public Library of Cincinnati History & Genealogy Department
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
One of the best genealogy research collections in the country.


TOPICsearch
TEACHERS
Explore social, political & economic issues and other topics discussed in today’s classrooms.


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