Databases by Subject

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Not all of Delta County Libraries resources are on the shelves: an endless world of information can be accessed through our online resources as well. Through Delta County Library online, you gain access to thousands of articles, images and more.

 

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Auto and Small Engine Repair

Auto RepairAuto Repair Reference Center
Automotive repair manuals from the Chilton Total Car Care Series, plus illustrated auto repair manuals covering 21,000 vehicles, Technical Service Bulletins and wiring diagrams.

Available with library card

Small EngineSmall Engine Repair Reference Center
It is intended for public library patrons, as well as public school teachers and students, seeking reference and instructional information about small engine machinery maintenance and repair. SERRC contains the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer (http://www.clymer.com/).

Available with library card

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Books

Delta County Libraries Catalog
Browse and place holds on books, audio and video items. Get library materials delivered to your local branch.

Available to everyone

NovelistNovelist
NoveList is a comprehensive readers’ advisory solution for fiction lovers. With its intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList will help you to answer the question of what to read next.

Available with library card

NoveList K-8 PlusNoveList K-8 Plus
NoveList K-8 Plus is geared toward students and young readers. NoveList K-8 Plus has prepared fiction and nonfiction book lists for all grade levels and for all curricular areas.

Available with library card

OverDrive
OverDrive offeres eBooks and eAudiobooks to checkout and download to your device.

Available with library card

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Career Help

Learning Express
Practice tests for GED, GRE, SAT, ACT, civil service exams and citizenship, ESL courses for Spanish-speakers, Advanced Placement practice exams, Job and Career Help Center and practice for TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Available with library card

Optimal Resume
Online resume builder with interactive resume websites offered to the public.

Available with library card

Universal Class for Libraries
Over 500 online continuing education classes.

Available with library card

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Consumer Help

Consumer HealthConsumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients’ information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

Available with library card

Consumer Reports
Consumers Union (CU) is an expert, independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to work for a fair, just, and safe marketplace for all consumers and to empower consumers to protect themselves.

Available with library card

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Encyclopedias

Funk and WagnallsFunk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia
For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics.

Available with library card

Grolier Online, At Home Access

Available with library card

Grolier Online, In Library Access

Available at any Delta County Library

Grolier Online includes eight encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples,Amazing Animals and The New Book of Popular Science.

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Genealogy

Ancestry Library
Images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, the American Genealogical Biographical Index, immigration lists and thousands of other databases. Not available for remote users.

Available at any Delta County Library

Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection
Historic Colorado newspapers.

Available to everyone

Heritage Quest: Home Access

Available with library card

Heritage Quest: In-Library Access

Available at any library

HeritageQuest provides online and film products including census records, for genealogy and family history research.
This essential collection of unique material is for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. Use HeritageQuest to find your ancestors, trace their paths across America, and learn what life was like in the areas where they settled.

Western History and Genealogy

Available to everyone

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Government

Colorado Government Publications
Catalog of the Colorado State Publications Library. Documents can be found at the Library. Many are available online.

Available to everyone

Colorado Revised Statutes
Search or browse the full-text of the Colorado Revised Statutes and Colorado Court Rules.

Available to everyone

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Health

Consumer HealthConsumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients’ information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

Available with library card

Medline Plus
Consumer health information from the National Library of Medicine.

Available to everyone

 

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Homework Help

Ask Colorado
An online information service provided by Colorado libraries.

Available to everyone

BookFlix, Home Access

Available with library card

BookFlix, In Library Access

Available at any Delta County Library

Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.

Grolier Online, At Home Access

Available with library card

Grolier Online, In Library Access

Available at any Delta County Library

Grolier Online includes eight encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples,Amazing Animals and The New Book of Popular Science.

Kids Search
Students can search by keyword or by topics such as animals, geography, math or in the news.

Available with library card

Learning Express
Practice tests for GED, GRE, SAT, ACT, civil service exams and citizenship, ESL courses for Spanish-speakers, Advanced Placement practice exams, Job and Career Help Center and practice for TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Available with library card

NoveList K-8 PlusNoveList K-8 Plus
NoveList K-8 Plus is geared toward students and young readers. NoveList K-8 Plus has prepared fiction and nonfiction book lists for all grade levels and for all curricular areas.

Available with library card

Points of ViewPoints of View Reference Center
The Points of View Reference Center is an interface intended for public, academic, and high school libraries. Points of View is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects.

Available with library card

Science ReferenceScience Reference Center
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Designed to meet every student’s science research needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.

Available with library card

SearchasaurusSearchasaurus
An easy way for elementary school students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results.

Available with library card

Student Resource Center
Reference essays, magazine and journal articles, newspaper articles and primary source documents, historical timelines, biographies, and classroom topics. Great for homework.

Available with library card

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Learning Languages

Mango Languages
Mango is an online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective.

Available with library card

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Legal

Law Check
Lawchek is a user-friendly reference product designed for both the layperson and the attorney, offering simple answers to everyday legal questions.

Available to everyone

LegalLegal Information Reference Center
Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms, with more content being added on a regular basis. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation’s oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.

Available with library card

Nolo Legal Books – Online
Here, you can read selected Nolo books online—in their entirety, for free.
These books are available online for free because Nolo wants to make the valuable information they contain as widely available as possible. Look for more books to be added in the future.

Available to everyone

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Newspapers and Journals

ebscohostEbscoHost
Scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers – many with full-text and images.

Available with library card

Newspaper sourceNewspaper Source
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.

Available with library card

Zinio
Zinio offeres a variety of monthly and weekly magazines to download to your device.

Available with library card

[tab: Online Classes]

Online Classes

Universal Class for Libraries
Over 500 online continuing education classes.

Available with library card

[tab: EN ESPAÑOL]

En Espanol

MedLine Plus – Edición en Español
Información de salud para usted

Disponible para todos

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