Research Databases

About Books -search for titles, authors, or anything about books

American and English full text literature collections -Electronic books of American and English literature - poetry, drama, fiction, and the Bible - originally published in print - produced by ProQuest / Chadwyck-Healey. For more information, see the Basic Search and Advanced Search tutorial videos.

 

Ancestry Library Edition - IN LIBRARY ONLY -U. S. Census records; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; petitions for naturalization; passenger lists and more. You must be in the library to access this database.

Auto Repair Reference Center – Information for maintaining cars by year and model, For Highland County District Library Patrons

 

Business Source Premier -Company and market reports

 

Consumer Health Complete - Everyday health care information

 

Consumer Reports -Consumer buying guide & product reviews

 

EBSCOhost Databases - Magazine and journal articles

E-books – The Ohio Digital Library collection of ebooks includes fiction, nonfiction, new and classic in ebook, digital audio and some videos.

 

ExploreOhio | OPLIN - OPLIN's ever-expanding directory of Ohio-specific websites and links.

 

Literary Reference Center - Information on thousands of authors and their works

 

Points of View Reference Center - Essays on controversial subjects

 

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps - Historical maps of Ohio towns and cities

 

Science Online -Articles, videos, and experiments.

 

Science Reference Center - Science encyclopedias and reference books.

 

What Tree Is It? - Ohio tree identification guide.

 

What's That Snake - Ohio snake identification guide

 

What's The Point? - Identifying flint artifacts.

 

Our WorldBook eBooks Account- Please Pick up the login from the Circulation Desk to be able to login from home.
Contains Information resources for pre-school through college NEW In addition to the encyclopedia, The Highland County District Library also subscribes to extended information including a collection of online ebooks.  Stop by the circulation desk to pick up the password for use outside the library.