Online Databases A to Z Listing

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ACADEMIC ONEFILE [In library & At Home] [Video help]
Premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

ANCESTRY LIBRARY EDITION [In Library] [Video help]
In library access only
Genealogy information including U.S. Census Records from 1790 to 1930, immigration records, birth/death/marriage records, and much more.

BIOGRAPHY IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Biographical information with full text magazine articles, images, and website links. Search by name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and place.

BOSTON GLOBE [In Library & At Home]
Full text access to the Boston Globe from 1980 to now.

BRITANNICA ENCYCLOPAEDIA see Encyclopaedia Britannica

BRITANNICA ESCOLAR [In Library & At Home]
This site offers resources in Spanish for ages 6-12.

BRITANNICA ONLINE SCHOOL EDITION [In Library & At Home]
Encyclopedia with separate elementary, middle and high school levels.

ConsumerReports.ORG [In Library] [At Home]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only
Provides ratings, product reviews, and buying advice from the experts at Consumer Report magazine.

CYPRESS RESUME [In Library] [At Home]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only
Resume building software that allows you to create professional-quality resumes.

EDUCATORS REFERENCE COMPLETE [In Library & At Home]
Content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA [In Library & At Home]
This Public Library Edition is a large comprehensive encyclopedia with images and links to 80,000 quality web site. Also includes links to primary sources. Kids Edition is also available.

BRITANNICA ESCOLAR [In Library & At Home]
This site offers resources in Spanish for ages 6-12.

FREEGAL [In Library & At Home]
Download free music.  Freegal Music offers thousands of songs by your favorite artists.

GALE DATABASES - INFOTRAC [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
The Gale Databases are a massive database which includes Academic OneFile, Expanded Academic ASAP, and General OneFile plus others. The many databases can be search individually or simultaneously. Contains newspaper and magazine articles as well as scholarly journals on a wide variety of topics including business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature, art, politics, science, social science, sports, and technology. Millions of full-text articles. Also includes databases specifically for elementary, middle, and high school students.

GLOBAL ISSUES IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
International viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global and current events, including analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Contains country information, too.

GreenFILE [In Library] [At Home] [Video help]
GreenFILE is a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS RESOURCE CENTER [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Includes 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, health-related videos, and articles from general interest publications.

HEALTH REFERENCE CENTER ACADEMIC [In Library & At Home]
Full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.

HERITAGEQUEST ONLINE [In Library] [At Home] [Video help]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only
American genealogical information beginning in the late 1700s. Includes tax lists, city directories, Freedman's Bank records, Revolutionary War era records and more.

HOOPLA [In Library & At Home]
Access for Burlington Library cardholders only
Stream movies and tv shows, download movies, audio books, tv shows, albums, eBooks and comics.  Create an account.

INFOTRAC NEWSSTAND [In Library & At Home]
Full-text newspapers.

INFOTRAC POWERSEARCH SEE GALE DATABASES - INFOTRAC

KIDS INFOBITS [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Developed for researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Full text content, from elementary reference sources and magazines, covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports, and more.

LITERATURE RESOURCE CENTER [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across several major Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews. Content from Contemporary Literary Criticism is included in Literature Resources from Gale.

MORNINGSTAR  [In Library]  [At Home] [Video help]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only
Morningstar provides data on stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds.  The number of simultaneous users is limited.  Please log out of database when finished.

NATIONS OF THE WORLD [In Library] [At Home] [Help]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only. 
Political, economic and business information on the nations of the world.

NEW YORK TIMES [In Library & At Home]
Full text of the New York Times beginning in 1995.

NOVELIST [In Library] [At Home]
A powerful online readers' advisory resource that is searchable by author, title, genre, and series or by describing a plot. Also includes lists of award winners and recommended books broken down by genre.

OVERDRIVE [In Library] [At Home] [Download eBooks to an iPad video] [More Help]
Download eBooks and audiobooks to your computer or compatible device.

REFERENCE USA [In Library] [At Home] [Video help]
Remote access for Burlington cardholders only
Directory information for over 15 million businesses. Useful for sales leads and market research. Companies can be searched by geographic location, SIC codes, company size, sales volume and others selects. Also includes a residential information database and the ability to search it by telephone number.

RESEARCH IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home]  
For middle school students with an easy to use interface.

ROCKET LANGUAGES [In Library & At Home]
Access for Burlington cardholders only
Learn a new language.  Choose from Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hindi, English from Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Sign Language.  New users must register with Burlington library card.

SAFARI TECH BOOKS ONLINE [In Library] [At home] [Help]
Access digital collection of technical books covering Java, Web development, certification, project management, enterprise computing, security, operating systems, networking and more.

SCIENCE IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. This database merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCE CENTER [In Library & At Home]
Covers all aspects of starting and operating a small business.

STUDENT EDITION [In Library & At Home]  [Video help]
Periodical database designed for high school students. Covers a variety of topics.

TUMBLEBOOKS [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Online collection of animated talking books for children.

U.S. HISTORY IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home] [Video help]
Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. Authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

WORLD HISTORY IN CONTEXT [In Library & At Home]  [Video help]
Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. Authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

WORLDCAT [In Library] [At Home]
Contains bibliographic records and holding information for 46 million books. Useful in verifying titles and tracking down which libraries own them. Also available online at http://www.worldcat.org