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Online Databases



Learn about databases available to use through the web with a library card and those you can use at any time on the web.

Learn about databases available to use through the web with a library card and those you can use at any time on the web.



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    Online Databases Online Databases Presentation Transcript

    • Online Databases Learning Through the Library’s Web Site
    • Ebsco Databases – Small Engine Repair
      • – from our home page, click on the database links, then enter your library card #
      • Ebsco Databases
      • Let’s Practice!
      • Small Engine Repair
    • Ebsco Databases – Auto Repair Reference Center
      • – once again, from the web page, go to the database you want and enter your library card #
      • Ebsco Databases
      • Let’s Practice!
      • Auto Repair Reference Center
    • Ebsco Databases – NoveList
      • – choose your database, enter your library card #
      • Ebsco Databases
      • Let’s Practice!
      • NoveList
        • Click on Tour Novelist on the right hand tool bar
        • Click on NoveList Training on the right hand tool bar
    • Learning Express
      • Learning Express is another online database accessible through our web page
        • You do not need to enter your library card # to access this database, simply click on the link
      • A database for online practice tests and exams
      • Let’s Practice!
        • First you must sign up as a new user – or sign in as a returning user
        • Once you have a username & password you can begin tests.
    • Digital Media Downloads
      • The library now has access to downloadable audio and e-books through INCOLSA
      • Simply click on the Digital Media link on our web page
        • For first time users, you can click on a Guided Tour
      • First you must make sure that you have the software needed to run the media
        • Click on Digital Software and it will take you to the links to download the software you will need.
      • Once you have done that you can browse through the titles available
        • Digital Media
    • New Features to Our Web Site
      • Engaged Patrons – Online Event Registration Tool
      • Item Request Forms – can’t find what you’re looking for in our catalog, make a request for the library to purchase the material and place you on hold for it.
        • You can get here through our web page
    • Other Online Resources
      • Lawcheck for Libraries
        • Area you’re going to use the most
          • Choose which topic
          • It will then ask you what state you’re looking for
          • And then will get you the choices for law forms or laws about the topic
    • Other Online Resources
      • FindLaw
        • Will help in answering questions about laws or legal topics
        • Will help you find lawyers
    • Other Online Resources
      • Inspire
        • Many different searches through Inspire
          • Powered by the Indiana State Library
          • If at home, you can register for a free account
          • If at a public library, you can enter and search without having to have an account
        • Inspire can search many different databases for journal, magazine, and newspaper articles, as well as WorldCat, Encyclopedia resources, and medical databases
    • Reference Site
      • Our Reference Web Page has a number of available resources
        • Visit our bookmark site for links to multiple resources