Online Databases A - Z


An alphabetical listing of our online databases | Return to Online Database Subjects

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Access PA Power Library


Pennsylvania Online World of Electronic Resources, access to 17 of the databases
listed here, including Biography Reference Bank, Consumer Health, InfoTrac Newsstand,
Readers' Guide Select, and many more!
Library Access | Remote Access

Affordable Care Act


Find information about the Affordable Care Act or visit the Health Insurance
Marketplace at HealthCare.gov.
About ACA | HealthCare.gov


America's Newspapers


Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and
more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written
articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections. Funded
by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card


Ancestry Library


A comprehensive source of information for conducting genealogical and local history
research.
Library Access  | No Remote Access


AP Images


Current and historic photos and graphics from the Associated Press.
Library Access | Remote Access


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Biography in Context


Comprehensive database of biographical information. Includes full text biographical
articles from many popular magazines.
Library Access  | Remote Access

BookFlix


Pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction books, offering an engaging way to
link fact and fiction, reinforce early reading skills, and introduce children to a world of
knowledge and exploration.
Library Access  | Remote Access

Brainfuse


Free Online Homework Help! Chat with a live tutor using a virtual classroom , available 7
days a week, 2pm-11pm. Tutoring is available for elementary, middle, and high school,
intro collage, and adult education. 24/7 access to practice tests; SAT, ACT, GED and
more. Subjects include: English, Language Arts, Writing, Math, Science, Social
Studies/History, and Spanish Language. Funded by a generous grant from Eden Hall
Foundation.
Library Access | Remote Access with a Mt.Lebanon Library Card

Business Source Premier


Comprehensive, full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing,
management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, and finance, including market research
reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.
Library Access | Remote Access

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Career Transitions


Helps you plot a course to a new career through career exploration, interviewing tips,
networking help, resume building, and job searching that incorporates your career,
industry, and location. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt.Lebanon Library Card

Chilton Library


Find step-by-step auto repair instructions, maintenance schedules, recalls, diagrams and more. Search by specific year, make and model.
Library Access | Remote Access


Consumer Health Complete


This full-text database covers health topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs &
alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
Library Access | Remote Access

Contemporary Authors


Biographical and critical articles on current writers of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, journalism,
drama, motion pictures and television.
Library Access  | Remote Access

CultureGrams


Contains concise and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It
goes beyond facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture,
including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. Funded by Mt.
Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access  | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

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Ferguson's Career Guidance Center


Career information on more than 1,200 careers and over 50 industries. Including:
description, job duties, salary range, employment prospects, education and training requirements, job hunting tips, and more. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access  | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card


Financial Resources at Mt. Lebanon Public Library

See a complete list of print and electronic business resources offered at the library
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Foundation Directory Online


Provides details on over 98,000 U.S. foundations and corporate donors, 1.7 million
recent grants, and more than 400,000 key decision makers. This resource is only
available while inside the library with a username and password. Funded by Mt. Lebanon
Public Library.
Library Access  -Please see staff at the Reference desk to get logged in. | No Remote Access

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Gale Legal Forms Library


Download official legal forms, and customize them to suit your needs. GLF offers forms for wills, power of attorney, landlord/tenant, divorce and dissolution, leases, sale of property, employment, and more. GLF provides forms customized to Pennsylvania state law, and includes forms drafted by attorneys for particular legal matters.
Library Access | Remote Access

Gale Virtual Reference Library -ebooks


Includes access to more than 50 reference ebooks; covering 14 different subject areas:
literature, history, health, science etc. Includes The College Blue Book and
Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans. You may access each title individually or search
entire collection at one time. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card.

GreenFile


This collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles on environmental
issues. Topics include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable
agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.
Library Access | Remote Access

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Health Reference Center


Provides comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness,
mental health, and the human body. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Heritage Quest Online


Digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records, Genealogy, Local History
collections with coverage dating back to the late 1700's. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public
Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

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InstantFlix: Powered by Indieflix


View high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows, and Web series from 85 countries.
Over 7,000 selections; including film-festival hits from Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and
more. Available on Apple, Android, and all Internet-enabled devices. Funded by Mt.
Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access  | Remote Access with Mt.Lebanon Library Card

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Kids Search


Graphical interface for kids in grades K - 8. Searches content from Primary Search and
Middle Search Plus.
Library Access | Remote Access

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Law Depot


Access to thousands of do-it-yourself legal forms across all categories, including Real Estate, Business, Human Resources, and Wills. Forms can be saved, edited, and printed.
Library Access | Remote Access

LearningExpress Library


An interactive online learning tool featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks
related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing
exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation,
GED exam preparation, and basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all
ages. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized
analysis of your results. Tests included, but are not limited to, ACT, SAT, AP, CLEP,
TOEFL, Praxis, Civil Service, Firefighter, EMT, ASVAB, etc. Funded by Mt. Lebanon
Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card



LISTA (Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts)


Includes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings.
Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online
information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database
extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
Library Access | Remote Access

Literature Criticism Online - Poetry Criticism


Critical essays and biographical information including an introductory biographical sketch,
an author portrait, a primary bibliography and sources for additional reading. Funded by
Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card


Literature Resource Center


Author information, literary criticism and plot summaries for authors from every age and
literary discipline.
Library Access | Remote Access

Little Pim


Interactive online language learning program for children. Languages include: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish.
Library Access | Remote Access


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Mango Language


An online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety
of languages.
Library Access | Remote Access

MasterFILE Premiere


Contains full text for nearly 2.200 periodicals covering general reference, business,
health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
Library Access | Remote Access

Middle Search Plus


Full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are
assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of
biographies and historical essays.
Library Access | Remote Access

Morningstar Investment Research Center


Contains mutual fund and stock ratings and reports, including detailed analyst reports,
from Morningstar Inc. Access is limited to six simultaneous users.
Library Access | Remote Access


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Newspaper Source Plus


Provides more than 1,000 full-text newspapers, providing more than 39 million full-text
articles. This database contains comprehensive full text for major newspapers and more
than 1,111,000 TV & radio news transcripts. Updated daily.
Library Access | Remote Access

NoveList


Fiction database that helps you find books by subject, read reviews & annotations, get
discussion guides and much, much more.
Library Access | Remote Access

NoveList K-8


Information about more than 38,000 fiction titles of interest to students in grades K-8. Full
text reviews from professional journals and book talks for selected titles are available in
this database. A good resource to expand student reading interest by introducting new
authors or additional books in a subject area.
Library Access  | Remote Access

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O



Opposing Viewpoints In Context


Full text of books that cover both sides of social issues.
Library Access | Remote Access


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P



Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Database


Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current
and archived issues from 1/1/1990 to current. Updated daily, it includes obituaries,
editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections. Funded by Mt.
Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Website


Local news, weather, sports, book reviews, obituaries and more. Includes articles
posted on post-gazette.com since 1998. Does not include the entire archives of the
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Available to Anyone

Pittsburgh Tribune Review Database


Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current
and archived issues from 2000 to current. Updated daily, it includes obituaries,
editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections. Funded by Mt.
Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Pittsburgh Tribune Review Website


Local news, weather, sports, book reviews, obituaries and more. Limited to articles
published on the website since 2001. Includes only select articles and content published
by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Available to Anyone


Price It!


Information on purchasing, selling or collecting art, antiques and collectibles. Funded by
Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card


Primary Search


Contains the full-text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines.
All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Also, features Funk &
Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, providing students with easy-to-read encyclopedic
entries written specifically for kids.
Library Access | Remote Access

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Reference USA


This database lists 14 million U.S. Businesses, 4 million U.S. New Businesses, and 100
million households of U.S. residents searchable by multiple parameters.
Library Access  | Remote Access with Mt.Lebanon Library Card

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Salem History


Provides online access to the printed version of Salem Press' history reference works,
including the American Decade series 1950s through 1990s, and biographical profiles.
Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Science Online


School curriculum-oriented content with essays on topics and issues in science and
technology, including; diagrams, illustrations, images, and video; over 1100 science
experiments and activities; biographies and timelines. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public
Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Searchasaurus


Animated, dinosaur-themed search interface for kids in grades K - 8. Searches content
from Primary Search and Middle Search Plus.
Library Access | Remote Access

SIRS Discoverer


Full-text articles and graphics from newspapers and magazines for elementary and
middle school students.
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Teacher Reference Center


Provides abstract information from over 260 of the most popular teacher and
administrator trade journals.
Library Access  | Remote Access


Testing and Education Resource Center


Test Preparation, practice tests, ebooks, and college and career information. Includes
test prep for GED, ASVAB, SAT, GRE, NCLEX, PRAXIS, Civil Service, and many more.
Library Access | Remote Access

TumbleBook Library


A collection of animated, talking picture books. TumbleBooks are created by adding
animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an
electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
Library Access | Remote Access


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Universal Class


Over 500 non-credit continuing education courses for personal enrichment on many
subjects from Accounting to Yoga. Access to your course is available 24/7 via the
Internet. Attend class and do assignments on your own schedule. Each course has a
real instructor who you may communicate with using email. Register and learn something
new today! Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

U.S. History In Context


One-stop source for U.S. including primary documents, full-text articles, images, maps
and more.
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Websites by Topic - ipl2


Provides a well organized point of access for reliable, trustworthy, librarian-selected websites.
Available to Anyone

World Book Online


An online encyclopedia from the industry leader of award-winning encyclopedias,
reference sources, and digital products. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access  | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

World History In Context


One-stop source for world history, including primary documents, full-text articles, images,
maps and more.
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Z



Zinio -eMagazines


Choose from more than 300 free digital magazines, including Consumer Reports,
Cosmopolitan, Forbes, Good Housekeeping, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, Seventeen and
Us Weekly. Opt in for an email notification when new issues of your selected magazines
are available.
Library Access  | Remote Access


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