Research Tools

Databases
* Need an auto repair guide?
* Want to build your computer skills?
* Looking to attain your high-school equivalency?
* Do free online subscriptions to your favorite journals sound appealing?
We have a database for that! And more! These reliable resources are provided by the Garden City Library and LiLI Libraries Linking Idaho.

General Automotive Books & Reviews
Business & Careers eBooks/eAudiobooks Education
Genealogy Health & Wellness Language

Newspapers

Technology

Learning Express/Job Search

General

EBSCO Main Access - Search all EBSCO databases.
GreenFILE - Research global warming, recycling, alternate fuel.
MasterFILE Premier - General topic periodicals, primary sources, images.
TOPICsearch - Explore current social, political and economic issues.

Automotive

Auto Repair Reference Center - Vehicle diagrams & repairs.

Books & Book Reviews

DayByDayID.org- Storytimes online.
NoveList Plus - The leading fiction & nonfiction resource.
NoveList K-8 Plus - Guide to children's fiction & nonfiction.
Tumblebooks - Multilingual picture books, puzzles, and games.
WorldCat - Search local and worldwide library collections.

Business & Careers

EBSCO Main Access - Search all EBSCO databases.
Academic Source Premier - Multidiscipline full text articles. 

Agricola - Agriculture and allied disciplines.
Business Source Premier - Research all business disciplines.
CIS-Idaho Career Information System - Information for job seekers and employers.
Fuente Academica Premier - Scholarly journals multiple languages.
Legal Collection - Law and legal topics.
Library, IS & Technology Abstracts - Indexing/abstracting database.
Professional Development Collection - For educators, librarians, researchers.
ReferenceUSA - Research businesses, industries, and markets.
Regional Business News - U.S. and Canadian business publications.
Small Business Reference Center - Start and grow your business.
Teacher Reference Center - Periodical index for educators.
Vocational and Career Collection - Trade and industry articles.

eBooks/eAudiobooks

LibriVox - Free eAudiobooks. No checkout required. No limits.
OverDrive - eBooks and eAudiobooks, Garden City and Boise cardholders.
Project Gutenberg - Free eBooks, no checkout required.
The Online Books Page - Free eBooks. Hosted by Univeristy of Pennsylvania.

Education

Kids
Think Through Math - Online math tutor. Use your school access here.
Kid's Search - Research tools designed for youth K-8.
Primary Search - Elementary school magazines and reference.
Middle Search Plus - Middle school journals and reference.
Scout - Idaho Public Television video collections.
Tumblebooks - Picture books, puzzles, and games in English, Spanish, French.
WB Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos - Youth Spanish encyclopedia.
World Book Kids - Tools for young students.
World Book Online for Kids - Activities for young library patrons.
World Book Online Info Finder - Elementary/middle school resource.

Students
EBSCO Main Access - Search all EBSCO databases.
Academic Source Premier - Multidiscipline full text articles.
Digital Literacy - Basic technology training tools.
ERIC - Education literature and resources.
Fuente Academica Premier - Scholarly journals multiple languages.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - Student encyclopedia.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Encyclopedias and specialized reference.
History Reference Center - Comprehensive full-text resource. 
Learning Express - Online practice tests and tutorial courses.
Literary Reference Center - Academic full-test resource. 
MAS Ultra - High school journals and reference.
MasterFILE Premier - General topic periodicals.
Student Research Center - Research tool for middle/high school.
Scout - Idaho Public Television video collections.
TOPICsearch - Explore current social, political and economic issues.
World Book Student - Suite of tools for middle/high school students.
World Book Advanced - High school/college student tools.
WB Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos - Youth Spanish encyclopedia.
World Book Online Reference Center - Tools for high school & above.
World Book Classroom- Fun resources to teach Science and Social Studies.

Genealogy

Search Boise Cemeteries for Burials by Name or Spaces by Owner:
Fort Boise Military Cemetery
Morris Hill Cemetery
Pioneer Cemetery

Health & Wellness

Alt Health Watch - Complementary and alternative medicine.
Health Source - Consumer Edition - Consumer health information.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - Scholarly full text medical
MedicLatina - Full text medical in native Spanish.
MEDLINE - Authoritative medical information.

Language

Pronunciator - Fun, easy, learn any of 75 languages.

Newspapers

Idaho Statesman website
Newspaper Source Plus - Newspapers, radio and tv transcripts.

Social Sciences and Humanities

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection - Psychology and related disciplines.
Religion and Philosophy Collection - World religions and philosophy.

Technology

Computer Source - Technical and consumer computer titles.
Digital Literacy - Basic technology training tools.

Learning Express/Job Search

CIS-Idaho Career Information System - Information for job seekers and employers.
Learning Express - Online practice tests and tutorial courses.

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Last updated: September 15, 2014 - 3:31pm by GCPLstaff