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A-Z Digital Resources


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  The American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger  
ABCmouse
 
American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger
 
Ancestry: Library Edition
With more than 4,000 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse’s award-winning online curriculum is the most comprehensive online educational resource for young learners (ages 2–7+).   This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1857 – 1922.   Search for your ancestors from over two billion names listed in this comprehensive genealogical database. For use in-library only. 
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Auto Repair Source Database Logo        
Auto Repair Source
 
 
 
 
This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. Content has been provided by MOTOR Information Systems.        
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Biography Reference Bank Database   Brainfuse Adult Learning Center   Logo for CollegeNow by Brainfuse
Biography Reference Bank
 
BrainFuse: Adult Learning Center
 
BrainFuse: CollegeNow
Find in-depth, original profiles of current biographies with full-text articles, page images and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals.   Access to adult learning services including GED prep, 24/7 writing lab, live tutoring, career resources, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series, and more.   Assistance for every step of the college admissions process, including live counselors and essay review via their writing lab, as well as application, admissions interview, and financial aid resources.
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BrainFuse: HelpNow
 
BrainFuse: JobNow
 
Brainfuse: VetNow
Access live tutoring, subject practice, test prep for PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests, and a 24-hour online writing lab. Live tutoring available Monday through Sunday from 2:00 – 11:00 p.m.   Access to online resources designed to support every step of the job search process. Features live online coaches who assist in resume/cover letter preparation, and help patrons prepare for job interviews.   Access to online tools that support veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and employment transition assistance.
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  Britannica Escolar Database Logo  
Britannica Academic
 
Britannica Escolar
 
Britannica School
Discover encyclopedia articles, full-text journal and magazine articles, primary sources, multimedia, and other unique resources and tools for college-level learners.   Access to accurate and age-appropriate content in Spanish. Ideal for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish.   Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for middle and high school students.
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Career Cruising Database    
Career Cruising
 
Consumer Reports
 
Credo Reference
An online career guidance and planning system. Prepare for the SAT/ACT, find a career, build a portfolio, learn how to write a resume and search for jobs, all in one convenient place.   ConsumerReports.org features ratings and recommendations on thousands of products and services in categories including appliances, cars, electronics and computers, home and garden, health and fitness and much more.   A great place to start your research. Provides background research on a wide variety of topics and images from over 600 reference sources such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, biographies and more.
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CultureGrams Logo        
Culture Grams
 
 
 
 
Concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on more than 200 countries detailing daily life and culture, including history, customs and lifestyles. Includes World edition, States edition, and Kids edition.        
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Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete Database Logo      
Educator’s Reference Complete
 
Explora
 
 
Resource for educators and education students. Access to periodicals covering pre-school to college and most educational specialties.   Search for articles, essays, and primary source materials on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects.    
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  Fold3    
Flipster
 
fold3
 
 
An easy-to-use digital magazine newsstand that includes hundreds of periodicals from top publishers including Time Inc., Conde Nast, Meredith, Bloomberg L.P., and more. Read online on your computer or download to your device for offline reading. Apps available for Apple and Android devices.   Access to US military records including stories, photos, and personal documents.    
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Gale Business Insights Essentials Database Logo   Gale Academic OneFile Database Logo   Gale OneFile: Computer Science Database Logo
GALE Business Insights
 
GALE OneFile: Academic
 
GALE OneFile: Computer Science
Provides access to global business information including company profiles, industry/market research reports, investment/brokerage reports from Thomson Reuters, and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers.   Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects. Ideal for high school research.   Access to business and technical publications in the computer, electronics, and telecommunications industries.
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Gale General OneFile Database Logo   Gale OneFile: Informe Academico Database Logo   Gale OneFile: News Database Logo
GALE: General OneFile
 
GALE OneFile: Informe Academico
 
GALE OneFile: News
A source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, current events, education, environmental issues, health care, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, and technology.   Spanish interface provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals both from and about Latin America.   Access to several major American newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library Logo   Gale in Context: Elementary Database Logo   Gale In Context: Middle School Database Logo
GALE Virtual Reference Library
 
GALE in Context: Elementary
 
GALE in Context: Middle School
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.   Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids Infobits) contains age-appropriate magazines for grades K-5. Also includes Merriam-Webster’s Elementary Dictionary, maps, flags, seals, charts, graphs, and videos to support STEM topics.   Resource for students in grades 6-8. Offers magazines, newspapers, primary sources, and videos on a variety of topics. Supports national and state curriculum standards in language arts, social studies and science.
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Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints Database Logo   Something About the Author Database Logo   GreenFILE
GALE in Context: Opposing Viewpoints
 
GALE: Something About the Author
 
GreenFILE
Provides a range of perspectives on many important issues with over 21,000 pro/con viewpoints. Includes various resource types: reference, news, infographics, primary sources, images, video and more.   Access to biographical profiles of authors and illustrators for children and young adults. Typically covers: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, and additional sources.   Access to scholarly, government and general-interest titles that focus on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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Heritage Quest   History Reference Center  
HeritageQuest
 
History Reference Center
 
Home Improvement Reference Center
HeritageQuest combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy and Local History book collection.   Access to a comprehensive, full text, history reference database designed for secondary schools and undergraduate research. Features full text for 2,000 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books.   Provides access to detailed “how-to” information for home improvement and repair projects.
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Hoopla
 
 
 
 
hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy. Choose from a collection of hundreds of thousands of titles, all available to borrow for streaming or for download. Apps available for Android, iOS, Amazon devices, Chromecast and Roku.        
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Institutional Teaching Collection (JSTOR) | Department of Art History        
JSTOR
 
 
 
 
Provides full-text access to more than 12 million journal articles, books, images, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.        
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Kanopy
 
 
 
 
The Kanopy collection offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema. Apps available for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast and Roku.         
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Law Depot Logo   Literary Reference Center   Live-brary
LawDepot
 
Literary Reference Center
 
Live-brary
Online legal forms and templates that you can create and download. Create an account and start preparing your own legal forms today!   Access to information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames.   The online platform connecting all libraries in Suffolk County. Access your library account, search the catalogue, find resources not listed here, and more! 
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MEDLINE Logo   Magazines A to Z Logo  
MEDLINE
 
Magazines A-to-Z
 
Mango Languages
Access to biomedical and health journals. Includes recently published.   Searching for a specific magazine or journal article? Start here with this A to Z list.   Mango is the only personalized, adaptive language-learning experience that provides the tools and guidance you need to expand your language skills wherever and however you learn best.
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MasterFile Elite   MUZZY BBC Language Learning For Children   About MyHeritage | Company History and Culture
MasterFile Elite
 
Muzzy BBC Language Learning for Kids
 
My Heritage: Library Edition
Access to full text magazines, journals, and reference books as well as photos, maps and flags. Search for Consumer Reports and more here!   A language learning tool for all ages, from preschool to 8th grade. MUZZY’s simple and effective program works by teaching languages through fun and animated stories, songs, and games. These stories use a natural immersion method, mimicking the way children learned their first language.   Search records from around the world including birth, marriage, death, military, census, and parish records.
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  Newsday Logo   Newsday Historical Logo
National Geographic Kids
 
Newsday (1985-Current)
 
Newsday (Historical)
Nat Geo Kids collection includes all magazine issues from 2009 to the present, plus more! High-quality informational texts, fun features, and weird and wacky facts are available for primary, upper elementary, and middle school English Language Arts, social studies, and science classrooms.   Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1985 – current.   Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1940 – 1993.
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NoveList K-8 Plus      
NoveList K-8 Plus
 
NoveList Plus
 
 
Novelist K-8 Plus provides access to reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction for kids in grades K-8.   Access to reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction. A readers’ advisory resource. View award–winner lists, author read-a-likes and book discussion guides.    
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Passenger & Immigration Lists Index Logo   Proquest/US Newsstream  
Passenger & Immigration Lists Index
 
ProQuest U.S. Newsstream
 
Pronunciator
A great source for genealogical information. Lists are compiled from historical publications, naturalization records, government documents, ship manifests, and other historical sources.   Proquest/US Newsstream provides access to local, regional, and national newspapers (1980-current).   Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 315 languages with Personalized Courses, movies, chat, and more. Learn online, either on your desktop computer or mobile device!
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ReferenceUSA
 
 
 
 
Reference USA provides business and consumer research. It offers a full-service platform which helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people.        
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Science Online Logo    
Science Online
 
Science Reference Center
 
Small Business Reference Center
Provides a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.   Access science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and more. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, and more.   Small Business Reference Center offers exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics. It includes business videos, a help and advice section and details on how to create business plans.
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NYT Current   The New York Times Historical Logo   The Wall Street Journal Logo
The New York Times (1980-Current)
 
The New York Times (Historical)
 
The Wall Street Journal (1984-Current)
Full text of The New York Times late edition. Access to complete articles from 1980 onward including the Book Review and Magazine sections.   Access to full text articles of The New York Times from 1851-2017. Each article is in PDF format and includes images. Find obituaries and death notices back to 1851.   Access to full text articles from The Wall Street Journal from 1984 through today.
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The Wall Street Journal Logo        
The Wall Street Journal (Historical)
 
 
 
 
Access to full text articles from The Wall Street Journal  from 1889 through 2004.        
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