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ABC-CLIO

ABC-CLIO - is a collection of History Databases including: American Government; American History; United States Geography; World at War; World Geography; World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras; World History: The Modern Era.


Academic Search - Main Edition


Academic Search / History & Science

Academic Search Main Edition - is a multi-disciplinary database providing full text for nearly 2,000 journals and periodicals and is updated daily on EBSCOhost.


AHFS Consumer Medication Information

AHFS Consumer Medication Information - a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers and has been a Top Ten Award Winner in the Department of Health and Human Services National Consumer Education Materials Contest. This content is updated monthly.


Ancestry.com

Family History and Genealogy - Can only be used in the library.


Business Source Elite

Business Source Elite - business database provides full text for over 1,000 business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.


EBSCO Host (MainFile)

Mainfile - is a multi-disciplinary database providing full text and indexing & abstracting for more than 12,000 total publications. Coverage encompasses all aspects of academic study and general interest subject areas. In addition, the database also offers over 440,000 photos, maps & flags and more than 17,500 company profiles. MainFile is updated daily on EBSCOhost.

EBSCO Host contains Magazines, Newspapers, and other research materials / Revistas en Ingles con Traductor a Espanol


Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)

Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) - provides access to education literature and resources. The database contains more than 1.3 million records and provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.


Elementary School Resources

This resource includes sections on:

  • Animals
  • Arts and Music
  • Biographies
  • Geography
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science and Health
  • Social Studies


Health Source – Consumer Edition

Health Source: Consumer Edition - the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.


Health Source – Nursing/Academic Edition

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.  Also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.


High School Advanced Resources

This resource includes sections on:

  • Arts and Literature
  • Biography
  • Business and Government
  • Current Issues
  • Geography
  • Health
  • History
  • Science and Math


High School Resources

This resource includes sections on:

  • Arts and Literature
  • Biography
  • Business and Government
  • Current Issues
  • Geography
  • Health
  • History
  • Science and Math


Learning Express Library - Career Preparation

Make your work goals a reality - start a new career or advance in your current field.


Learning Express Library - High School Equivalency Center

Guided support and preparation to help you earn a high school equivalency credential.


Learning Express Library - Job and Career Accelerator

This database gives job seekers the most comprehensive collection of job search and career exploration tools anywhere — all in one place and always available online. It includes resume and letter builders with targeted samples and tips, millions of job and internship postings, interviewing advice and a personal dashboard to track users' work.


Lexis Advance

LEXIS NEXIS (in library only) – contains thousands of publications which provide extensive sources of information in the field of law and legal research.


Middle School Resources

This resource includes sections on:

  • Arts and Literature
  • Biography
  • Business and Government
  • Current Issues
  • Geography
  • Health
  • History
  • Science and Math


Nevada Career Explorer

 

The Nevada Career Explorer is a dynamic website designed to help users find career paths that match with their interests through self-assessment tools to help users better understand themselves, what they want out of work, and what kinds of jobs they'll love. The explorer includes over 900 careers to explore, but highlights career paths that match with Nevada's in-demand industries, regional job listings, and local colleges and universities. Additionally, the Career Explorer has tools like a budget planner and resume builder. The Career Explorer only requires users to have a local library card to create an account.


Newspaper Source


Overdrive eBooks & More

Download ebooks and more with your Elko County Library Overdrive Account!

We have partnered with other Nevada Libraries in the Silver Star Consortium to bring you even more materials!


Professional Development Collection

Professional Development Collection - Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.


Regional Business News

Regional Business News - provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Click here for a complete title list. Click here for more info.


REVISTAS EN INGLES CON TRADUCTOR A ESPANOL


Salem Press

SALEM HEALTH – An up-to-date and easy-to-use compendium of medical information suitable for general readers and student research.

SALEM LITERATURE – This resource features articles on notable writers of short and long fiction, from past and present, and from around the world.

SALEM SCIENCE – Provides a wide variety of perspectives across domains of resource exploitation, environmentalism, ecology, geology, and biology, in terms accessible to students and other non-specialists.

SALEM HISTORY – Source documents, along with analytical essays and commentary provide compelling historical context.


Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center - is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.


Teacher Resources

This resource includes sections on:

  • Arts and Literature
  • Biography
  • Business and Government
  • Current Issues
  • Geography
  • Health
  • History
  • Science and Math


World Book Web

WORLD BOOK WEB – The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, all complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.


World Digital Library

The World Digital Library (WDL) is a project of the U.S. Library of Congress, carried out with the support of the United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO), and in cooperation with libraries, archives, museums, educational institutions, and international organizations from around the world.

The WDL makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from all countries and cultures.