Online Databases

ACADEMIC ONEFILE

• Full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources
• Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects

ANCESTRY LIBRARY EDITION

• This database offers full-text information on genealogy resources

ARCHIVEGRID
• Thousands of libraries, museums, and archives have contributed nearly a million collection descriptions to ArchiveGrid
• Researchers can learn about the many items in each of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies

BIOGRAPHY & GENEALOGY MASTER INDEX
• Indexes current and the most important retrospective works/reference sources that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world
• Bibliographic citations only — no full-text

BIOGRAPHY IN CONTEXT
• This is a comprehensive online biographical reference database that combines approximately 50 of the most frequently consulted Gale biographical databases with more than 250 full-text periodicals

BOOKS & AUTHORS
• Readers’ advisory that allows users to broaden and narrow searches according to author, title, series, awards and other criteria
• Books & Authors replaced What Do I Read Next?

BUSINESS & COMPANY ASAP
• Information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers, and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews
• Access business and trade journals, newspapers, and company directory profiles

BUSINESS & COMPANY RESOURCE CENTER
• Fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies, and periodicals
• Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information

CAMIO-CATALOG OF ART MUSEUM IMAGES ONLINE

• Premiere resource of works of art from around the world contributed and described by leading museums. Showcasing a wide range of fine and decorative art, CAMIO provides high-quality art images for education, research and enjoyment
• All content is rights-cleared for educational use

CHILTONLIBRARY.COM
• Most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners
• There are thousands of year, make, and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models

COMPUTER DATABASE
• Over 2,687,481 articles from journals, trade magazines and popular computing magazines

CONSUMER REPORTS.ORG
• CU publishes Consumer Reports, one of the top-ten-circulation magazines in the country, and ConsumerReports.org, which has the most subscribers of any Web site of its kind, in addition to two newsletters, Consumer Reports on Health and Consumer Reports Money Adviser

CULTUREGRAMS–In-Library Use
CULTUREGRAMS–Remote Access
•  Concise, reliable, and up-to-date information on the cultures of the world, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world’s people

EBOOKS ON EBSCOHOST
• Over 20,000 eBooks available on all topics (formerly NetLibrary)

eLIBRARY 
• Recommended for: Upper Elementary through High School. Video, audio, books, pictures, magazines, maps, newspapers, & transcripts of TV and radio shows

eLIBRARY ELEMENTARY
•  Video, audio, books, pictures, magazines, maps, newspapers, & transcripts of TV and radio shows Video, audio, books, pictures, magazines, maps, newspapers, & transcripts of TV and radio shows

ERIC (free version)
• Annotated references to non-journal material issued in the monthly Resources in Education (RIE) and to journal articles issued in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE)

EXPANDED ACADEMIC ASAP
• Magazine, newspaper and journal articles appropriate to college and university-level research

FOUNDATION CENTER – FOUNDATION DIRECTORY
FOUNDATION CENTER – FOUNDATION GRANTS TO INDIVIDUALS
• Established in 1956 and today supported by close to 600 foundations, the Foundation Center is a national nonprofit service organization recognized as the nation’s leading authority on organized philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust. Its audiences include grantseekers, grantmakers, researchers, policymakers, the media, and the general public. The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants; issues a wide variety of print, electronic, and online information resources; conducts and publishes research on trends in foundation growth, giving, and practice; and offers an array of free and affordable educational programs. The Foundation Center is accessible at the Graubner Branch of Romeo District Library.

GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY–Part 1
GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY–Part 2
• Database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research

GENERAL BUSINESSFILE ASAP
• Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics
• Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available

GENERAL ONEFILE
• News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics

GENERAL REFERENCE CENTER GOLD
• General interest magazines, business periodicals, reference books, maps, historical images, and newspaper articles

GPO MONTHLY CATALOG
• Thousands of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc)

HEALTH & WELLNESS RESOURCE CENTER
• Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Thomson Gale reference titles

HEALTH REFERENCE CENTER ACADEMIC
• Access to professional and personal health magazines, journals and reference sources

HERITAGE OF THE PRINTED BOOK
• Catalog of European printing in the early modern era or “hand-press period” (15th century to the 1830s)
• Descriptive records for major European national, university and research library holdings

HERITAGE QUEST ONLINE
• Includes all of the images and extensive indexing from the 1790 – 1930 U.S. federal censuses
• Offers more than 22,000 digitized book titles, including early family histories and local histories

HISTORY OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, & MEDICINE (HSTM)
• International bibliography for the history of science, technology and medicine
• It reflects the influence of these fields on society and culture from prehistory to the present and offers outstanding value for interdisciplinary research
• Citations reflect the contents of nearly 9,500 journals

INFORME!
• Recommended for: Spanish Language Resources. Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

INFOTRAC JUNIOR EDITION
• Access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and mores

INFOTRAC NEWSSTAND
• A collection of more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading title from around the world

INFOTRAC STUDENT EDITION
• Access to indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more

JOB AND CAREER ACCELERATOR
• Easy-to-use online application combining everything you need for a successful job search

KIDS INFOBITS
• Database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5
• Covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more

LEARNINGEXPRESS LIBRARY
• Completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass

LEGALTRAC
• Indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals
• Law-related articles from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles

LITERATURE RESOURCE CENTER
• Provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline

THE MAKING OF MODERN MICHIGAN
• Michigan’s unique heritage is represented through photographs, family papers, oral histories, genealogical materials and much more from local history collections around the state

MAKING THE RIGHT CONNECTION
• A user-friendly directory for Macomb County school personnel to help link students and their families with community services

MEDLINE
• Covers all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing
• From the National Library of Medicine

MeLCAT
• A catalog of materials available through Michigan libraries
• Patrons of participating libraries can order items from other statewide participating libraries and have them delivered to their local library branch

MICHIGAN AUTHORS & ILLUSTRATORS
• A searchable database of Michigan authors and illustrators
• Provides biographical and contact information

MICHIGANA (SABIN COLLECTION): SOURCES IN U.S. HISTORY ONLINE
• Digital archive that documents state history including: personal narratives and memoirs, pamphlets and political speeches, sermons and songs, legal treatises and children’s books

NEW YORK TIMES
• The daily newspaper New York Times 1995-present.

NEWSBANK MICHIGAN NEWSPAPERS
• Full text of the Detroit News (1/1/1999-Current), Grand Rapids Press (2002-Current), and Lansing State Journal (1/1/1999-Current)

NOVELIST
• Helps to find the next best fiction book to read • Search by author, title, series, plots, or even books like the one you just finished. Browse lists of award winners, lists of genres, and lists based on age

OAISTER
• This catalog of digitized materials includes books, articles and multimedia, representing multidisciplinary resources from more than 1,000 contributors worldwide

OMNIFILE FULL TEXT SELECT
• All full-text articles in science, humanities, education and business

OVERDRIVE
• Overdrive is a downloadable media shared collection, which includes audiobooks, video and music
• Now you can browse and download titles from the comfort of your home- 24/7! Check out, download, and enjoy!

REFERENCE USA
• ReferenceUSA helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analyses, raise funds, and locate people. The database provides real-time access to more than 20 million businesses and 222 million consumers. ReferenceUSA’s quality information helps researchers, students, and job-seekers answer a wide variety of questions.

SCIPIO: ART & RARE BOOK SALES CATALOGS
• Only online union catalog of auction catalog records in existence
• Bibliographic access to auction sales catalogs from all major North American and European auction houses as well as private sales

SIRS DISCOVERER DELUXE
• Recommended for: K-9. A children’s database of articles, books, video, audio on all topics
• All full text

SIRS RENAISSANCE
• Architecture and design, culture, literature, multimedia, music, performing arts, philosophy and religion, and visual arts
• Full text

SLC DIGITAL MEDIA ARCHIVE
• Historical and genealogical materials in digital form
• Old pictures, maps, and documents from Macomb County, Troy, and Harper Woods

TAX FORMS – MICHIGAN STATE
• Link to the Michigan Electronic Library tax forms page

TAX FORMS – USA FEDERAL
• Link to IRS.GOV

TURFGRASS INFORMATION FILE (TGIF)
• This combined collection is recognized as the most extensive public collection of turfgrass material in existence

WORLD ALMANACS
• Full text of Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, The World Almanac for Kids, The World Almanac of the U. S. A., The World Almanac of U. S. Politics

WORLDCAT
• The world’s largest online catalog of books and magazines
• Includes a description of the item and which libraries own the item