eMagazines & More

eMagazines & More

Read newspapers, journals, electronic books, and more without leaving your computer. Access the library catalog’s wealth of print and electronic resources using the links below.

Note: You may need a library card and PIN to access these resources.

Academic

Academic Search Complete
An exhaustive collection of scientific publications in a wide variety of disciplines.

ERIC
The Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC), contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals.

MEDLINE
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.

Biography

Middle Search Plus
Full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines and thousands of biographies and historical essays. Includes collection of photos, maps, and flags. All full text articles include a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

NoveList K-8
Designed for students and teachers in grades K – 8 to find appropriate and interesting books to read and discuss. Includes over 250 biographies of popular authors. Picture books, children’s “chapter” books, and young adult titles are all searchable by subject/theme and plot summaries. Also includes teaching aides such as review questions and Lexile rankings.

Business

AtoZ
Includes 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, much more!

Business Source Complete
Provides full text for nearly 1,100 business publications, including full text for nearly 500 peer-reviewed business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.

Regional Business NewsProvides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Small Business Reference Center
Offers a variety of small business information in a searchable format, such as industry research, financial planning, marketing, franchising and business plans.

Wall Street Journal Online
Full text access to the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to the present.

Entrepreneurship
Resources for starting and growing a new business.

College & Career

Learning Express
Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.

Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success
Provides resources to boost basic workplace and job search skills, and prepare job seekers for advanced occupational training. Job seekers will improve key workplace skills such as business writing and presentation proficiencies, improve or learn the computer and internet skills necessary to succeed in today’s market, prepare for specific careers with professional licensing and aptitude tests, and more

DIY Auto Repair

Auto Repair Reference Center
Step-by-step procedures written specifically for the Do-It-Yourselfer, but comprehensive enough for professional technicians. Contains up to date information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1954.

Environment

Environment Complete
Deep coverage in areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.

GreenFile
Well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.

Genealogy

Heritage Quest
Search Federal Census images from 1790-1930, Revolutionary War Era records, Freedman’s Bank (1865-1874) and information related to people and places described in over 20,000 family and local histories.

Delaware Public Archives Resources on Ancestry.com
You can now use your Delaware Library Card to log in to the Delaware page on Ancestry.com. By using your card you can have free access ONLY to the records Ancestry has digitized for the Delaware Public Archives. These records include births up to 1908, marriages up to 1933, and deaths up to 1933. Coming soon will be naturalizations from 1796-1850, land records from 1677-1947, and will books from 1683-1947.

Health

Consumer Health Complete
Designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. CHC provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Consumers can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.

Consumer Health Information
Russian

Consumer Health Information
Spanish

Consumer Health Information
Traditional Chinese

Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs
A public education product bringing free information about safe and effective prescription drugs to the consumer.

MedLinePlus
Easy access to medical journal articles and includes authoritative and extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

Homework Help

Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia
Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Kids Search
Kid Search makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type – magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

Middle Search Plus
Full text for 140 popular magazines for middle and jr. high school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags.

Primary Search
Full text for nearly 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.

Searchasaurus
An exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. Includes content from Primary Search, Middle Search Plus and Book Collection: Nonfiction.

Student Research Center
Makes it easy for students to search the EBSCO databases by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type – magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

Language Learning

Duolingo
Free language learning site with no ads that includes apps for iPhone, iPad, and Android. Learn French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Magazines & Newspapers

Magazines
EBSCO Masterfile Premier is designed specifically for public libraries, this “news-stand” database provides full text for more than 2,000 general reference publications with full text information. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes thousands full text reference books and biographical articles, more than 100,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flag.

Newspapers
EBSCO Newspaper Source Includes more than 700 full-text newspapers, providing nearly 31 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 677,000 television and radio news transcripts.

Wall Street Journal Online
Full text access to the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to the present.

News Journal Online
The News Journal Online provides full text access to local and regional news coverage with detailed indexing to quickly find information. With access to top news stories as well as the information contained on the various sections of the paper, the News Journal Online covers complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, and more.

Reading Recommendations

NoveList Plus
Contains book reviews and book lists for all ages: children, teens and adults. Locate books to read by describing a plot or find similar titles and authors for books already enjoyed. Users can also search a series name to get a list of titles in the series.

NoveList K-8
Designed for students and teachers in grades K – 8 to find appropriate and interesting books to read and discuss. Includes over 250 biographies of popular authors. Picture books, children’s “chapter” books, and young adult titles are all searchable by subject/theme and plot summaries. Also includes teaching aides such as review questions and Lexile rankings.

All Delaware databases are brought to you by the State of Delaware, Division of Libraries in partnership with your local library.