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AUDIOBOOKS

OverDrive Available to download on personal computers/devices only
Listen to the latest best sellers on your computer or portable listening device by downloading Overdrive's audiobooks.


Librivox
LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain.


PeopleTalk
Peopletalk is a free audiobook, anecdotal story, and social history documentaries site.

AUTO REPAIR

Chilton Library / Mobile App
Repair, maintenance and service information on thousands of domestic and imported cars, trucks, vans and SUVs from 1940 to the present.

BOOKS

BookLetters: Hot. Right. Now.
Online newsletter of reading suggestions, sent to your email address! New newsletters are emailed periodically.

BUSINESS & INVESTING

Morningstar
Features data reports that cover more than 30,000 securities. This is a well-regarded source for tracking both mutual funds and stocks.


AnyWho
Search this database to find business or people phone numbers, including access to free international directory sites.


Glassdoor
This site provides career resources, company reviews and salaries for over 80,000 companies.


Switchboard
Claims phone numbers for 93 million people and 11 million businesses. Searches can be made with just a name or can be narrowed by state or city.


WhitePages
WhitePages provides contact information for people and businesses.


ZabaSearch
Free people and phone number searches.

CAREERS & EDUCATION

Testing & Education Reference Center / Mobile App
Search thousands of college and graduate schools, find scholarships, take online practice tests, and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.


The Career Gateway
Access online tools, resources and leads that will help you be more successful in finding and securing employment.


Glassdoor
This site provides career resources, company reviews and salaries for over 80,000 companies.


JobScout
JobScout is an online learning platform that will teach you the basic Internet skills you need to find a job.

EBOOKS

OverDrive Available to download on personal computers/devices only
Listen to the latest best sellers on your computer or portable listening device by downloading Overdrive's audiobooks.


Kids' eBooks Available to download on personal computers/devices only
Check out a digital picture book to read to your child using your computer or portable device.


BiblioBoard / Mobile Apps: iPad / Nexus / Kindle Fire HD
BiblioBoard features books, articles, images, photographs, maps, pamphlets, and documents, as well as streaming audio and video content on a wide variety of topics.


Gale Virtual Reference Library / Mobile App
Browse, search and download eBook articles from trusted, authoritative reference works on a variety of subjects.

EN ESPAÑOL

General OneFile
Encuentre artículos en libros de referencia, revistas y periódicos sobre los acontecimientos más recientes, el mundo de los negocios y la industria, artes y ciencia, deportes, y más.


World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Especialmente diseñada para los estudiantes por World Book.


MedlinePlus
MedlinePlus ha recopilado la información más confiable proveniente de fuentes autorizadas tales como la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina y los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud.

GENEALOGY

Ancestry Library Edition In-library use only
Ancestry Library Edition provides access to more than 4,000 databases with a wealth of genealogical information, including census, military, church, land and immigration records.

HEALTH & MEDICINE

MedlinePlus
MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations.

HOMEWORK HELP

Research a topic for school or fun.

Choose your level and start here:

Searchasaurus (Grades K-6)
Graphical design makes it easy for younger students to research a topic for school or for fun. Articles are written at the elementary school level.


Kids' Search (Grades K-8)
Research elementary and middle school assignments here. Includes popular kids' magazines and resources.


Student Research Center (Grades 6-12)
Research middle and high school homework and paper topics here.


General OneFile / Mobile App (Grades 6-12 & College)
Find articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals on the latest current events, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.


Encyclopedias

World Book Online / WorldBook Mobile
Contains the entire World Book encyclopedia articles plus web links, periodical articles, videos, animation, sounds, interactive maps and more.


World Book Kids
Designed for younger students, this encyclopedia includes pictures, maps, activities and more.


World Book Discover
This encyclopedia offers text-to-speech functionality (it can read the articles to you) and includes a life skills center.


World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Especialmente diseñada para los estudiantes por World Book.


San Diego Union-Tribune

America's Newspapers
Provides access to the San Diego Union-Tribune.


Other Great Homework Resources

Biography in Context / Mobile App
Doing a biography report? Get information on more than half a million people from history, science, sports, literature and more.


Testing & Education Reference Center / Mobile App
Search thousands of college and graduate schools, find scholarships, take online practice tests, and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.


Mango Languages / Mobile App
Learn a new language for free! More than 60 foreign language courses and 16 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses are available.

KIDS

Kids' eBooks Available to download on personal computers/devices only
Check out a digital picture book to read to your child using your computer or portable device.


Searchasaurus (Grades K-6)
Graphical design makes it easy for younger students to research a topic for school or for fun. Articles are written at the elementary school level.


Kids' Search (Grades K-8)
Research elementary and middle school assignments here. Includes popular kids' magazines and resources.


World Book: Early World of Learning
Interactive online learning for preschoolers and children in early grades.


World Book Kids
Designed for younger students, this encyclopedia includes pictures, maps, activities and more.

LANGUAGES

Mango Languages / Mobile App
Learn a new language for free! More than 60 foreign language courses and 16 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses are available.


DuoLingo
Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian and English for free.

LAW & COURTS

FindLaw
Free legal information including articles, news, case law, statutes and forms.


Lawyer Referral and Information Services
Referrals to lawyers and local agencies for a wide range of topics from adoption to workers compensation and immigration.


Inmate Locator
Links to inmate locator websites across the country, including federal.


Legal Forms: California Courts
Legal forms from the California Judicial Council listed by number, name and topic.


Legal Forms: San Diego County Courts
Downloadable San Diego Superior Court forms and frequently asked questions.

MAGAZINES, NEWSPAPERS & MORE

eMagazines: Zinio
Full color, interactive digital magazines including Car & Driver, Cosmopolitan, Food Network Magazine, Forbes, Martha Stewart Living, Us Weekly, Rolling Stone, Hola!, and more.


General OneFile / Mobile App
Find articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals on the latest current events, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.


America's Newspapers
Provides access to the San Diego Union-Tribune.


World Book Online / WorldBook Mobile
Contains the entire World Book encyclopedia articles plus web links, periodical articles, videos, animation, sounds, interactive maps and more.


World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Especialmente diseñada para los estudiantes por World Book.


Japanese-American Relocation Camp Newspapers:
Perspectives on Day-to-Day Life

This collection, consisting of 25 individual titles, documents life in the Japanese-American internment camps of World War II.


Newseum
Front pages and links to websites of 700 newspapers from around the world.


GreenFILE
Draws on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.


London Lives
Contains a wide range of primary sources about people who lived in 18th-century London.

Featured Resource

Zinio offers full color, interactive digital magazines with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits. Select titles include Car & Driver, Cosmopolitan, Food Network Magazine, Forbes, Martha Stewart Living, National Geographic Interactive, Us Weekly, Rolling Stone, and Hola!