Online Databases A - Z


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

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Academic OneFile


Academic OneFile provides post-secondary students with peer-reviewed, full-text articles from journals in the areas of the physical and social sciences, technology, medicine, engineering, the arts, technology, literature, and more.
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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!
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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.
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Biography in Context


Comprehensive database of biographical information. Includes full text biographical
articles from many popular magazines.
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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.
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Books and Authors


Powered by Gale’s popular What Do I Read Next? series, Books & Authors connects readers from every level of reading proficiency to fiction and non-fiction books that match their interests.
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 Insights: Essentials


Business Insights: Essentials offers information, full-text articles, and statistical data about companies and industries for business owners, marketing professionals, investors, and students.
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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.
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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.
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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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Educator's Reference Complete


Educator’s Reference Complete provides access to 1,100 academic journals and ERIC database reports in the field of education. Its key  subject areas include administration, bilingual education, child development and psychology, funding, health education, technology, and testing.
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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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Flipster

Read popular magazines cover-to-cover on your computer or mobile device.
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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.
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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.

General OneFile


General OneFile is a general interest periodical resource, offering more than 8,000 titles. With millions of articles available in PDF and HTML full-text, the collection is also supplemented by reference, newspaper, and audio content.
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GREENR


GREENR focuses on the study of sustainability and the environment. It provides news, background information, video, commentaries, primary source documents and statistics in relevant topic areas such as energy systems, healthcare, food, climate change, population, economic development, etc.
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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.
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Informe Academico


Informe Académico supports Spanish-speaking researchers with a wide range of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines both from and about Latin America.
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InfoTrac Newsstand


InfoTrac Newsstand is a full-text newspaper resource that provides more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, plus leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts, and transcripts.
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JSTOR


Online collection of academic journals covering the arts, science, and business.
Library Access | No remote access

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Kanopy

Stream over 30,000 films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers.


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Kids Search


Graphical interface for kids in grades K - 8. Searches content from Primary Search and
Middle Search Plus.
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LitFinder


International in scope, LitFinder covers all time periods, and contains literature content, including more than 140,000 full-text poems, 840,000 poem citations and excerpts, 7,100 full-text short stories and novels, 3,800 full-text essays published in the 16th-20th centuries, 2,400 full-text speeches, and 1,250 full-text plays. It also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary. Within LitFinder’s collection, users can access works from over 80,000 authors from 660 nationalities.
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Literature Resource Center


Author information, literary criticism and plot summaries for authors from every age and
literary discipline.
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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

​Lynda.com

Learn the latest tools and techniques with access to over 6,000 online courses. Lynda.com provides award-winning education with video training tutorials. Experienced instructors will keep you current on the latest technologies.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

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Mango Language


An online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety
of languages.
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MasterFILE Premiere


Contains full text for nearly 2.200 periodicals covering general reference, business,
health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
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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.
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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.
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NoveList Plus


Fiction and non-fiction database that helps you find books by subject, read reviews & annotations, get
discussion guides and much, much more.
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NoveList K-8 Plus


Information about more than 38,000 fiction and non-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 introducing new
authors or additional books in a subject area.
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Opposing Viewpoints In Context


Full text of books that cover both sides of social issues.
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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.
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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

SIRS Discoverer


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

TrueFLIX


TrueFLIX provides eBooks that are enhanced with related content in a variety of text types and media, including primary sources, fiction, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites.
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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.
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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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