microscopeResearch Resources

These e-resources include everything from full-text periodical articles to civil service practice tests and from homework help for elementary school children to peer-reviewed journals for college students. Each database requires a login. The instructions are included below.

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EBSCOhost

Access EBSCOhost
When prompted, enter all digits of a Carson City Library barcode number.

EBSCOHost contains thousands of full-text periodical articles from popular and scholarly publications. In addition to the main database, MasterFile Elite, specialized databases for business, science, health, and education are included. Several of the databases are designed specifically to support school assignments, including databases on history and geography from ABC-Clio. 

Full-text magazine and journal articles are also available through the EBSCOhost database.

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Rosetta Stone

Access Rosetta Stone
New users, sign up to keep track of your progress. When prompted, enter all digits of a Carson City Library card barcode number.

Learn to speak Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Dutch, English (American), English (British), Filipino, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Pashto, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish (Latin American), Spanish (Spain), Swahili, Swedish, Turkish, Urdu and Vietnamese. Set up an account to track your progress.

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World Book

Access World Book
When prompted, enter all digits of a Carson City Library card barcode number.

This website offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides.

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Languages and Linguistics websites from the Internet Public Library

Access Languages and Linguistics websites from the Internet Public Library

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