A comprehensive database of 20th century American and English poetry.
A comprehensive database of academic peer articles with many full-text and peer reviewed.
AGRICOLA contains information from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library.
Provides in-depth coverage for complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
Designed for junior and high school students and teachers needing a single, consistent reference for American social history.
Designed for junior and high school students and teachers needing a single, consistent reference for American social history.
Primary sources give insight into relations between Native Americans and Europeans from earliest contact through the present.
The American West
Through primary sources, explore pioneers, frontier life, the Wild West, the Gold Rush, and outlaws.
Ancestry Library Edition – Library use only
Instant access to one of the largest collections of genealogical databases online.
Provides a wealth of information about companies, stocks, bonds, and markets.
Contains citations for books, essays, articles and government documents for all aspects of Native American life.
Book reviews from a variety of sources. Many reviews are in-depth analyses. Essential for series readers.
Access key publications, product evaluations, corporate profiles, surveys, and reports.
The most complete source for business journals covering marketing, management, accounting, finance and economics.
Provides the latest information and current trends in technology from hundreds of publications.
Offers auto repair manuals, technical service bulletins, wiring diagrams, and step-by-step instructions for repairing foreign and domestic cars. Use the ASE test prep quizzes for the most popular certification exams.
Presents up-to-date biographical and bibliographical information on U.S. and international authors.
Critical essays on contemporary works with biographical, critical, and principal works information.
Essays outlining the lives and careers of authors from all eras and genres, plus critical responses to their work.
This eBook collection contains over 110,000 electronic books.
Nearly 2,000 eBooks are available for browsing, searching, and virtual check-out.
All databases from the vendor EBSCO that are available to RRPL patrons.
Features materials from the Education and Resources in Education Index for teachers, students, administrators, and researchers interested in the education field.
Base de datos sobre muchos temas – incluye texto completo. Los articulos están traducidos por un programa de la computadora del inglés.
Features essays, anthologies, and essay collections published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada since 1985.
Explora for Public Libraries searches across 20 databases and provides topic overviews for general research. Sources include magazine and newspaper articles, eBooks, encyclopedia entries, and images.
Explora for elementary students searches across databases and provides topic overviews for general research. Sources include magazine and newspaper articles, eBooks, encyclopedia entries, and images.
Explora for high school students searches across databases and provides topic overviews for general research. Sources include magazine and newspaper articles, eBooks, encyclopedia entries, and images.
In partnership with the National Archives, Fold3 contains many historic documents for genealogists, history buffs, researchers, and military historians.
Freegal is a downloadable music service which allows cardholders to download five songs a week. Freegal works with any MP3 device, including iPods. Need help? Check out Freegal’s help files.
Provides full text for scholarly publications covering areas of academic study.
Coverage across a broad spectrum of topics.
All databases from the vendor GALE that are available to RRPL patrons.
Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate, and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.
A collection of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources fully searchable across titles.
A collection of business encyclopedias and specialized reference sources fully searchable across titles.
A collection of health encyclopedias and specialized reference sources fully searchable across titles.
Covers the characteristics, distribution, habitat, behavior, diet, reproductive biology, and conservation status for the entire animal kingdom.
Covers evolution in detail and explores it from a scientific viewpoint. Contains comprehensive coverage and recent discoveries.
A multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture. It comprises more than 23,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions, and a host of other topic categories.
Provides general interest and fitness magazines, medical, and professional periodicals, and reference books.
Authoritative information on health-related matters. Features hundreds of popular health, nutrition, and professional health care publications.
Scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, with emphasis on nursing and allied health.
Access more than 7.5 million pages of genealogical resources including the complete U.S. Federal Census from 1790-1940, the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), the Revolutionary War Pension Applications and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, and the Freedman’s Bank Records.
Historic Map Works is one of the most extensive digital map collections available, with millions of high-resolution, full color historic maps.
Presents comprehensive full-text content for many popular hobbies, crafts, and recreational activities.
Designed to assist homeowners in do-it-yourself home repair, maintenance, and remodeling projects.
A comprehensive database featuring the humanities including art, classics, dance, film, and religion.
Covering information management, search, electronic publishing, and the information industry.
Combines all the elements needed for a successful job search: occupation surveys, job postings, resume and cover letter tools, and interview skills practice.
Create the legal document you need in minutes and print instantly. All forms, contracts, and agreements are created by a team of lawyers and updated as laws change.
Online courses to study for job, citizenship, GED, SAT, GRE tests and more.
Contains scholarly law articles on current issues and trends in the legal world. Find articles on criminal justice, medical, labor, and human resource law, and more.
Provides hundreds of do-it-yourself NOLO legal eBooks and thousands of law forms. Find state-specific forms too. This database focuses on family law, financial planning, property and real estate, small business law, and rights and disputes.
Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline.
Lynda.com hosts a constantly growing library of thousands of courses to help you pursue personal and professional goals. Lynda covers topics for business, web development, web design, photography, education, 3D + animation, and audio + music as well as software like Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications.
You will need to log in through the library’s Lynda.com site using your library card number and PIN. The Lynda mobile app is not available to library account users. If using a mobile device, use your device’s web browser to log into and use Lynda.
Learn a language by listening to and repeating material focused on practical situations and conversations.
For high school students seeking popular magazines, biographies and primary sources.
Offers full text for thousands of periodicals dating back to 1975 and covering virtually every subject area.
MedicLatina es una colección en investigación médica y publicaciones de investigación de prestigiosas editoriales de América Latina y España.
Access the National Library of Medicine’s MedLINE files. Covers nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and the health care system.
Designed especially for middle school students, this database contains full text articles, an image collection, essays, pamphlets, and primary sources.
Find current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.
A tool for financial information, portfolio analysis, and financial news. View the video tutorial for an overview.
Articles on evidenced-based information for herbs, supplements, functional foods, and alternatives therapies.
Contains full text for over 200 regional and national U.S. and international newspapers, newswires, newspaper columns and TV and radio news transcripts.
Newspapers.com offers thousands of historical national, regional, and local newspapers. International coverage includes Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, and Northern Ireland.
Newsstand offers access to the full text of over 1300 newspapers, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, The Guardian and many other national and regional titles.
NoveList will help you find your next read. Includes reading lists, similar book and similar author suggestions, book discussion guides, and much more.
NoveList K-8 Plus will help you find your next read for children and teens. Find book talks, curricular connections, and recommended lists here.
Download popular eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages to your computer or device. Training and videos are available.
Find one-act plays, radio and television plays, and monologues from 1949-present.
Designed for elementary school students, contains popular school magazines, images, and encyclopedic entries.
This course will help you prepare for the civics, reading, and writing portions of the U.S. naturalization test. Through a series of 100 informative videos, plus practice exercises and quizzes, you will learn everything you need to know to successfully pass the naturalization test.
A comprehensive specialized collection containing peer-reviewed education journals and educational reports for professional educators.
Learn 80 languages with interactive multimedia. 50 ESL options available. Use the mobile app when on the go.
Covers a range of emotional and behavioral topics, mental processes, and observational and experimental methods.
eAudiobooks and magazines are available for download to compatible personal devices. FAQs and support are available. Phone support is available at 877-77-AUDIO (877-772-8346).
Access millions of U.S. residential and business phone numbers and addresses. Conduct market and competitor research as well as business analysis by industry or geography.
Coverage for regional business publications—business journals, newspapers, and newswires from all areas within the U. S.
Topics include world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
Salem Careers explores the fields and occupations of science and other emerging fields.
Salem Health features medical information for non-specialists focusing on both traditional and alternative medicine.
Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets across a broad spectrum of topics as well as eras.
Salem Literature offers criticism, historical context, and plot synopses in one place.
Salem Science covers a broad spectrum of topics in the physical and life sciences.
Salud para todos proporciona la información con texto completo (en español) para los asuntos múltiples relacionados con la medicina y la salud.
Find full-text journals covering aspects of the scientific and technical community.
Contains original and detailed bio-critical essays on the lives and works of important authors from around the world.
Essential resource for readers seeking short stories by author or genre.
Covers common business types, business plans, and operations. Videos help foster success in managing a business.
Contains the full set of Clymer small engine repair manuals to help repair motorcycles, ATVs, water craft, lawn mowers, tractors, and more.
Searchable information about markets, investments, strategies, and indices.
An easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children’s and young adult books. Includes thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.
These digitized maps provide detailed property and land-use records that depict the development of Texas towns and cities throughout the past one hundred plus years.
Contains Texas magazines and journals in the fields of business, law, education, health, agriculture, natural resources, history, and many more.
Explore social, political, and economic current events and issues as well as controversial opinions and viewpoints.
TumbleBooks are animated talking picture books which you can read, or have read to you.
Offers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, to the history and influence of literary movements, and to the development of literary genres.
Coverage for trade and industry periodicals, including hotel management, restaurants, machine shops, and advertising agencies.
Need to know the next book in the series? This database developed by the Kent District Library will help you find the book you need.
Explore topics in Texas women’s history. The site features a history timeline that stretches from the Paleoindian Period to the year 2000; links to major research websites, archives, and institutions; biographies and bibliographies; and sample lesson plans.
Want to borrow an item from other libraries nationwide? Use WorldCat to find and send your request online.
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