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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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POPULARTEACHERSHOMEWORK
Academic Search Complete
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.
HEALTH
AHFS Consumer Medication Information
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.
POPULAR
App Suggestions for Kids
List of educational apps for your kids.

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GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Boone County Historical Society
Local group promoting appreciation of Boone County history.
POPULARGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Boone Co. Library’s History & Genealogy
The most comprehensive collection of Boone Co. historical info.
HOMEWORK
Britannica Academic
An encyclopedia, plus periodicals & other research tools.
HOMEWORK
Britannica Annals of American History
Speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, poems and images.
HOMEWORK
Britannica Library
Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information.
HOMEWORK
Britannica School
A reliable, age-appropriate infomation service.
HOMEWORK
Britannica Spanish
Research databases for Spanish-speaking students.
HOMEWORKTEACHERS
Britannica World Data Analyst
Create tables & charts to compare statistics for countries.
ADULT EDUCATION
Business Source Premier
Scholarly info from business journals dating back to 1965.

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POPULARGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Campbell Co. Historical & Genealogical Society
Website for volunteer-run society, located in Alexandria.
ADULT EDUCATION
Career and Technical Education
Database of trade information for any vocational job.
ADULT EDUCATIONPOPULAR
Chilton Auto Repair
Vehicle repair information for DIY or pros.
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CINAHL
Resource for health professionals, students, educators and researchers.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Cincy Historical Society Library
Website of library, located in Cincinnati Museum Center.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Civil 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.
HEALTH
Consumer Health Complete
Health database for consumers. Information is easy-to-find and understand.
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Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports offers in-depth reviews for cars, appliances, electronics and more.
HEALTH
Consumer Safety
Information about recalls and safety-related news about drugs, medical devices, food and consumer products .

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ADULT EDUCATION
DigitalLearn.org

An online hub for digital literacy support and training.
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Digital Public Library of America
A portal that delivers the public to the resources of American libraries.

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GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
East Row Historic Foundation
Home preservation and education society in Newport, Kentucky.
TEACHERS
ERIC
Education Resource Information Center provides access to educational literature.
TEACHERSHOMEWORK
Explora
Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

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GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORYPOPULAR
Family Search Genealogy

Free family history, family tree, and genealogy records.

Famous Quotations
Browse over 25,000 quotes online from over 6,700 famous authors for free.
HOMEWORK
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Annually updated database for general student and adult research.

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ADULT EDUCATIONPOPULAR
Gale Courses

Free, instructor-led online courses for adults on a variety of subjects.
ADULT EDUCATION
GCFLearnFree.org
Free learning resources for more than 180 topics. Topics include Microsoft Office, email, reading, math and more.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Greater Cincinnati Memory Project
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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POPULARGENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Kenton County Public Library Genealogy Resources

The major center of NKY historical and genealogical resources.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Kentucky Digital Library
Historic newspapers, images, maps, books & oral histories for Kentucky.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
Source for Kentucky public records to aid your genealogy search.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Kentucky Heritage Council
Charged with identifying & preserving the historic resources of Kentucky.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Kentucky Historical Society
Collects, preserves, and shares information and materials from Kentucky’s past.
HEALTH
kynect
Kentucky’s health insurance marketplace.

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TEACHERSPOPULARADULT EDUCATION
LearningExpress Library
Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve.
ADULT EDUCATION
Legal Forms
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.
HOMEWORKTEACHERS
MAS Ultra – School Edition
Database designed specifically for high school libraries with full-text for 500 periodicals.
HOMEWORK
MasterFILE
Research database with full-text for thousands of general reference magazines
HEALTH
MEDLINE
Information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine and much more.
HOMEWORKTEACHERS
Middle Search Plus

Full-text database for dozens of popular middle school magazines.

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GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Newport Historic Preservation Office

Office answers questions about restoring buildings in Newport, KY.
HOMEWORK
Newspaper Source
Cover-to-cover full text for hundreds of national (U.S.), international and regional newspapers.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Northern Kentucky Views
Collection of images and texts on the history of Northern Kentucky.
POPULAR
NoveList
If you are a fiction fan, try to find your next great read using NoveList.

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GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Preservation Kentucky
Organization devoted to preserving buildings and sites in every town in the state.
HOMEWORK
Primary Search

Covers a wide range of general interest topics for children.
HEALTH
Psychology and Behavioral Science Collection
Tool for psychologists, counselors, researchers and students.
HEALTH
PsycINFO
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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HOMEWORK
Scholastic GO!
Provides access to Encyclopedia Americana, New Book of Knowledge, Amazing Animals and more.
ADULT EDUCATION
Small Business Reference Center

Supports small business owners with info on planning, financing and managing a business.
HEALTH
Sociological Collection
Source of content pertaining to sociology and its related areas of study.

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TEACHERS
Teacher Reference Center
Teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books.
GENEALOGY/LOCAL HISTORY
Public Library of Cincinnati History & Genealogy Department
One of the best genealogy research collections in the country.
TEACHERS
TOPICsearch
Explore social, political & economic issues and other topics discussed in today’s classrooms.


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