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.

Literature (Dewey 800)

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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Novelist

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

 A database for finding fiction, Novelist contains entries for over 110,000 works of fiction for all age groups and reading levels. It includes reviews, author interviews, as well as lists of author read-a likes and award winners. The database is searchable by title, author, series, plot elements, and genre.

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World Book

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

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Gale Virtual Reference Library: Literature

Access Gale Virtual Reference Library: Literature
When prompted, enter all digits of a Carson City Library card barcode number.

The Gale Virtual Reference Library provides online access to some of the most respected reference books published by Thomson-Gale. Medicine, technology, zoology, history, world religions, social issues, criminal justice, and biography are just some of the topics covered by the e-books in this growing collection.

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OverDrive Kids eReading Room

Access OverDrive Kids eReading Room
Accessible 24/7 with your Carson City Library card barcode number.

OverDrive provides digital eBooks, eAudiobooks, graphic novels, and streaming video. Search and browse books and videos just for kids!

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Literary Criticism websites from the Internet Public Library

Access Literary Criticism websites from the Internet Public Library

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Literature websites from the Internet Public Library

Access Literature websites from the Internet Public Library

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