Databases by Topic

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West Virginians can explore articles and images from popular magazines, current newspapers, encyclopedias, scholarly journals, and other reference works through the links below or through links on their public library website.

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You can use the search box below to search many databases at once or scroll down to the database that best suits your needs to search it directly.

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Biographies and History:

Explora Primary Schools for kindergarten to fifth grade students Explora newspapers and magazines Explora Seconday Schools for middle and high school studentsWorld Book Online

Business:

Business Source Complete database linkBusiness Source Elite  Regional Business News

eBooks

EBSCO eBooks Academic Collection link     EBSCO eBooks High School Collection link

EBSCO eBook K-8 collection  EBSCO eBook Public Library Collection link

General Reference & Social Studies:

Academic Search Complete Database link

Explora Primary Schools for kindergarten to fifth grade students Explora Magazines and Newspapers Explora Seconday Schools for middle and high school students Green File Points of View Reference Center TOPIC SearchWorld Book Web

Health:

Alt Health Watch Consumer Health Complete Health Source - Consumer Edition Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

How-To:

Niche Academy

Legal:

Legal Information Reference Center

Library Science:

Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts

Literature & Book Reports:

NoveList Plus NoveList K8 Plus

Testing & Career Exploration:

Job and Career Accelerator Learning Express Library