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Academic OneFile

A premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects – authoritative and comprehensive. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions; updated daily.

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Ancestry Library Edition

ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

Offering a new, simplified search screen and contains the following enhancements not previously available in MeL: Passenger lists from all major U.S. ports including New York, San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore and New Orleans; Naturalization records ranging from 1700 to 1900; Immigration records for more than 100 countries Increase of more than 10 million names; an improved viewer for documents.

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Biography and Genealogy Master Index

Indexes current, readily available reference sources, as well as the most important retrospective works that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world. Bibliographic citations only.

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Biography in Context

This resource integrates award-winning biographies from respected Gale sources with related full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers, as well as tens of thousands of images and links to vetted websites. Search for people—both current and historic from all eras and fields of endeavor—based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as keyword and full text. Or, combine search criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search.Navigating the Home Page Searching Topic Pages & Documents Searching Tips

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BookFlix

Grades PreK – 5. An interactive experience that allows beginning readers to explore fiction and non-fiction designed to increase understanding and fluency. Increase comprehension and have fun at the same time! Works best in Google Chrome

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Books & Authors

Looking for a good book, but not sure where to start? WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN lets you browse by Character, Subject, Location and Time Period, and get a visual representation of your matching books.

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Britannica School

Suite of Britannica School resources at four levels – Learning Zone, Elementary, Middle, and High. School code is MeL5. Each contains resources at the appropriate learning and skill level including primary sources in subjects such as people, countries, science, animals, current events, and biographies.

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Britannica School Elementary

Grades 3-4. School code is MeL5. Find information on countries, animals, and people in articles, media, and a world atlas. Watch and learn with videos, games, and activities.

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Business Decision

Comprehensive business-to-consumer market data. Click “More” for user tools. Company profiles, product/brand information with investment reports, rankings and market share data allow users to better penetrate the consumer marketplace.

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Business Insights Global

Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Featuring the content you need to explore a global business landscape:

  • Extensive reference content from Gale’s Core Business Collection
  • Easy-to-use company fundamentals and investment research reports
  • Industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more

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Chilton Library

Representing the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make, and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

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CollegeSource Online

A digital collection of 58,635 digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources. The college catalogs are in full cover-to-cover, original page format with 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools. comprehensive collection of college catalog and course data in existence. With over 42 million course descriptions and more than 58,000 cover-to-cover college catalogs available in PDF format, you can get the information you need in seconds.In addition to catalogs, the profiles for each institution includes maps, web site links, accreditation data, calendar/unit types, transcript keys, and more!

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Computer Database

With 3,576,119 articles updated as recently as April 23, 2010. Use this resource to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

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Consumer Reports Online

The world’s largest independent product testing organization. They provide expert buying advice, recommendations, and ratings on thousands of consumer products each year using their state-of-the-art labs, auto test center, and survey research center.

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Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume is now available! You can access the resume building resource in the library, at home, or on the go via our website under our database list or simply, www.farmlib.org/resume. With Cypress Resume, you can effortlessly create professional resumes in minutes! Resumes need to grab the attention of an employer almost immediately in order to have the best chance of making it through the weeding process. Cypress Resume’s gigantic library of tens of thousands of professional statements are designed to do exactly that. Our database covers virtually all professions, grouping job types by core tasks.

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Demographics Now

Providing Geographic Business Intelligence for:

  • Business & Marketing Plans—fast and easy formatted reports available in seconds!
  • Determining where you should locate your business.
  • Understanding your customers better—How much do they earn? How much do they spend?
  • Analyzing new markets. . . should you expand to other areas?
  • Targeting direct mail and advertising programs—to the customers most likely to buy your product/service.
  • Identifying where your competitors are located.
  • Great for territory sales planning!
  • Lifestyle customer segmentation categorization used by the professionals.

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Early World of Learning

Recommended for: Early elementary. Follow Trek and Taffy the cat around the world learning about colors, numbers and other fun things. Strengthen reading foundations with stories, activities and videos. Explore the Know It encyclopedia designed especially for early readers. Includes materials for educators.

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ERIC

Educators, researchers, and general interest. Abstracts and/or Full text. Provides a comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable Internet-based bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information.

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Expanded Academic ASAP

Offering mostly full text magazine, newspaper and journal articles appropriate to college and university-level research.

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Farmington Historical Newspapers

Farmington Observer can be browsed or searched from 1909 to the present. There are two kinds of digital editions: prior to 2003, the Observer can be browsed by date. From 2003 to the present, the Observer can be searched by keyword.

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Foundation Directory

ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

provides the most comprehensive database of over 100,000 grantmakers and over 2.2 million recent grants awarded by the nation’s top funders. Updated Weekly.More Information

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Foundation Grants to Individuals

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Provides detailed descriptions of more than 8,300 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grant seekers. Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is updated quarterly.

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Foundation Maps

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Foundation Maps is Foundation Center’s premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world. With millions of grants from 2006 to the present, innovative ways to visualize funding data, and the flexibility and precision to tailor research, helps funders and nonprofits access the knowledge they need to make strategic decisions and strengthen their impact.

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