Electronic Resources

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Arts & Antiques


Creativebug

  • Thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists
  • Creativebug is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters and makers

Maloney’s Directory Online (In-Library)

Maloney’s Directory Online (Remote Access)

  • Unique clearinghouse of hard-to-find information for the antiques and collectibles industry
  • Thousands of specialist dealers, experts, collectors, appraisers, clubs, authenticators and auction services

Oxford Art Online

  • Coverage of visual arts including paintings, sculpture, architecture, photography, decorative arts, performance arts and multimedias
  • Contains links to international galleries and museums

Oxford Music Online

  • Up-to-date music information including biographies
  • Covers popular music, opera and jazz
  • Links to sound archives and illustrations

p4a Antiques Reference (In-Library)

p4a Antiques Reference (Remote Access)

  • Contains price information for antiques, collectibles and fine art provided by U.S. auction companies
  • Includes photos and reference notes

Audiobooks


Nassau Digital Doorway

  • Download audiobooks to your computer and transfer them to a compatible portable player
  • Also includes a collection of downloadable eBooks

Automotive


ALLDATA Online

PLEASE READ: ALLDATA has granted library patrons remote access during the COVID-19 outbreak.  Please use nassautemp1 for the username and nassautemp-1 for the password in order to gain access.

  • Auto repair information, domestic and imported, 1980-present
  • Repair tips, troubleshooting, service bulletins and diagrams

Chilton Library

  • Provides automobile information for maintenance and repair
  • Database includes vehicles from 1940 to the present
  • Delmar ASE Technician Test Preparation (TTP) Quizzes are also available

DMV Permit Practice Tests

  • New York State-specific practice tests: 11 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests, and 1 CDL practice test.
  • Online access to NY State DMV Manuals: Driver’s Manual, Motorcycle Manual, and Commercial Driver’s Manual
  • A FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

Los Bancos de Datos Disponibles en Español


Britannica Escolar

  • Britannica Escolar permite que los estudiantes completen sus trabajos escolares usando los más de 15.000 artículos de la enciclopedia y 9.000 elementos multimedia que incluyen imágenes, videos, audio y mapas detallados
  • Para estudiantes de primaria o secundaria
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (En-biblioteca)

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (Acceso remoto)

  • Diseñado para estudiantes
  • Contiene los artículos de la Enciclopedia World Book, biografías, un diccionario, un atlas y más

Informe Académico

  • Descubra una amplia colección de publicaciones que abarcan las disciplinas más estudiadas en América Latina
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


ProCitizen (en Español)  New

  • Use esta base de datos para prepararse para las partes de educacion civica, lectura, y escritura del Examen de Naturalizacion de los Estados Unidos. En Español.

Biography


Biography In Context

  • Biographies in the areas of literature, science, business, entertainment, history, current events and the arts
  • Who’s Who, magazine articles, pictures and links to web sites
  • Find biographies by name, nationality, occupation and gender

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Marquis Who’s Who (In library)

Marquis Who’s Who (Remote Access)

  • Profiles on over 1.4 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor

Twayne’s Authors Series

  • Critical essays on the works of noted world authors from Ancient Times to present
  • Biographies and research topics

Business & Investing


Business Collection

  • Provides full-text coverage of all business disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice
  • Includes access to thousands of leading business and trade publications

Business Insights: Essentials

    • Includes company profiles, industry reports and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Business Market Research Collection (In-Library)

Business Market Research Collection (Remote access)

The Business Market Research Collection provides company, industry, and geopolitical macroeconomic market research from three sources:

  • Hoover’s Company Profiles, which offers information on 40,000 global public and nonpublic companies including location, summary financials, competitors, officers, and more
  • OxResearch, which features succinct articles covering significant economic and political developments of major significance from a network of over 1,000 faculty at Oxford and beyond
  • Snapshots Series, which includes market research overviews on over 40 industries and 40 countries to 2008

Financial Ratings Series

  • Independent, unbiased financial strength ratings of banks, credit unions & insurance companies
  • Conservative buy-hold-sell ratings of thousands of stocks, mutual funds & exchange traded funds
  • Create your own personal account to create a watchlist, get upgrade/downgrade notifications and log in from anywhere
  • Medicare supplement insurance – Which plan to choose, how much it will cost, compare rates & plan benefits

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Morningstar Investment Research Center (In-Library)

Morningstar Investment Research Center (Remote Access)

  • Comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs)

NuWav Legal Documents

  • Provides legal documents that meet the needs of the everyday citizen
  • Easily compose documents in categories like Business, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant disputes, Divorce and more

ReferenceUSA

  • Detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S. residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers

Value Line

  • Access a suite of Value Line’s premium information services covering the following types of securities: Common stocks of small, mid and large-cap companies; Stocks of emerging growth companies; Mutual funds; Stock and stock index options; Convertible securities

Wall Street Journal (In-Library)

Wall Street Journal (Remote access)

Careers & Jobs


Career Cruising

  • Career profiles, including multimedia interviews
  • Information on colleges and universities
  • Résumé help

Job & Career Accelerator

  • Get detailed information on occupations that suit your interests
  • Access current job listings from over 5 million job postings, which are collected from all major job boards
  • Create professional resumes and cover letters, master interviewing and networking techniques, and more

JobNow / Adult Learning Center

  • JobNow provides expert resume help, real-time interview coaching and career advice
  • The Adult Learning Center features test preparation (including GED and U.S. citizenship preparation), writing assistance, and study tools for math, reading and writing
  • Live, online one-on-one interaction with a tutor or job coach is available as part of JobNow™ and the Adult Learning Center. Live sessions can be conducted in English or Spanish.

JobNow is made possible through a federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Broadband Technology Opportunity Program (BTOP) award funded through the New York State Education Department/New York State Library.


LearningExpress Library 3.0

  • Includes skill-building tutorials, test preparation, and career advancement resources enhanced with new educational content, career guidance, and advice from industry experts
  • SAT, GRE, GMAT, GED and other educational tests
  • Civil Service and Licensing Exams
  • Job Search & Workplace Skills, U.S. Citizenship preparation, and more

Lynda.com

  • More than 3,500 courses (and over 144,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business
  • Courses are taught by industry experts
  • Explore learning paths for a variety of career areas.  For example, Improve Your Microsoft Word Skills or Become a Bookkeeper
  • Watch videos in small, easy-to-manage chunks, and to return to the lessons at your convenience

Children / Younger Teens


ABCmouse.com
 (In-Library only)

  • Age of Learning’s award-winning online curriculum for young children (ages 2-7+)

BookFlix

  • Online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction from Children’s Press and other Scholastic imprints
  • Reinforces core reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration

DKfindout!

  • A resource for children ages 7-11 which covers science, mathematics, English, history, geography, the human body, and more
  • Includes animations, sounds, photographs, videos, and articles, bringing key processes and concepts to life

Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Miss Humblebee’s Academy

  • Prepares children ages 3 to 6 for kindergarten proficiency
  • Engaging and interactive online curriculum
  • Program evaluates children’s comprehension of new concepts and sends parents progress reports that keep them informed about what their child is doing and how well they understand new skills
  • Accessible on any device (Apple or Android, tablet, phone, or computer)

NoveList K-8 Plus

  • What to read next for K-8
  • Book discussion guides and teacher resources
  • Series, find similar books, and book reviews

Scholastic GO! (In-Library)

Scholastic GO! (Remote Access)

  • Reliable content on almost every core curricula subject, Scholastic GO! offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media
  • Includes dictionaries, videos and newspapers

Sesame Street eBooks (In-Library)

Sesame Street eBooks (Remote Access)

  • Access more than one hundred Sesame Street-themed eBooks
  • Sesame Street eBooks come in four formats: 1. Read (eBook), 2. Read and Listen (Audio eBook), 3. Read and Play (Interactive eBook), and 4. Read and Watch (Animated eBook)

TumbleBookLibrary

  • Animated talking picture books for elementary school aged children

World Book Kids (In-Library)

World Book Kids (Remote Access)

  • An encyclopedia and reference center designed for kids
  • Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps

World Book Spanish Language (In-Library)

World Book Spanish Language (Remote Access)

  • World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish

World Book Student (In-Library)

World Book Student (Remote Access)

  • Designed for students
  • Includes World Book Encyclopedia, biographies, dictionary, atlases, and more

Citizenship / Ciudadanía


ProCitizen
(en Español)  New

  • Use esta base de datos para prepararse para las partes de educacion civica, lectura, y escritura del Examen de Naturalizacion de los Estados Unidos. En Español.

ProCitizen (in English)  New

  • Use this database to prepare for the civics, reading, and writing portions of the US Naturalization Test. In English.

Computing


Computer Science

  • Provides access to business and technical publications in the computer, electronics, and telecommunications industries
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Lynda.com

  • More than 3,500 courses (and over 144,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business
  • Courses are taught by industry experts
  • Explore learning paths for a variety of career areas.  For example, Improve Your Microsoft Word Skills or Become a Bookkeeper
  • Watch videos in small, easy-to-manage chunks, and to return to the lessons at your convenience

Community Resources


2-1-1 Long Island

  • Information on local community services
  • Directory of health, human service, education agencies and programs
  • Covers Nassau and Suffolk counties

Who’s Who in East Meadow

  • A directory of East Meadow community information
  • Lists important emergency numbers, school district information, current legislators and government agencies, as well as local community and interest groups
  • Published annually by library staff

Consumer Information


ConsumerReports.org

  • Assists consumers in making better purchase decisions on the products they are shopping for
  • Provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services

Value of a Dollar

  • Records the prices of thousands of items purchased from the Civil War to the present, along with facts about investment options and income opportunities
  • Using this data, readers will get a sense of how prices changed over time and how those changes compare to the value of the dollar
  • Gives readers a broader understanding of life in America through the wallets of real Americans

Country Studies


CountryWatch
(In-Library)

CountryWatch (Remote access)

  • News and information on each of the recognized countries of the world

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Current Events / Issues

CountryWatch (In-Library)

CountryWatch
(Remote access)

  • News and information on each of the recognized countries of the world

Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Newsday (In-Library)

Newsday (Remote access)


New York State Newspapers

  • Newspapers published in the state of New York
  • Includes the New York Times and the New York Post
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


New York Times (In-Library)

New York Times (Remote access)


Opposing Viewpoints in Context

  • Viewpoint articles on social issues and current events
  • Topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites, full-text magazine and newspaper articles
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (In-Library)

Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Remote Access)

  • A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

Wall Street Journal (In-Library)

Wall Street Journal (Remote access)

Early Literacy


ABCmouse.com
(In-Library only)

  • Age of Learning’s award-winning online curriculum for young children (ages 2-7+)

Miss Humblebee’s Academy

  • Prepares children ages 3 to 6 for kindergarten proficiency
  • Engaging and interactive online curriculum
  • Program evaluates children’s comprehension of new concepts and sends parents progress reports that keep them informed about what their child is doing and how well they understand new skills
  • Accessible on any device (Apple or Android, tablet, phone, or computer)

eBooks


BookFlix

  • Online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction from Children’s Press and other Scholastic imprints
  • Reinforces core reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)

  • Contains a small collection of reference, scholarly and professional development titles

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Nassau Digital Doorway

  • Download eBooks to your computer and read them on your screen or transfer them to a compatible portable device
  • Also includes a collection of downloadable audiobooks

RBdigital Comics & Graphic Novels  New

  • Graphic novels
  • Hundreds of top comics from major brands

Sesame Street eBooks (In-Library)

Sesame Street eBooks (Remote Access)

  • Access more than one hundred Sesame Street-themed eBooks
  • Sesame Street eBooks come in four formats: 1. Read (eBook), 2. Read and Listen (Audio eBook), 3. Read and Play (Interactive eBook), and 4. Read and Watch (Animated eBook)

TumbleBookLibrary

  • Animated talking picture books for elementary school-aged children

Education


Educator’s Reference Complete

  • Resource for educators and education students
  • Provides access to periodicals covering pre-school to college and most educational specialties
  • Includes full-text for many titles cited in ERIC
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Explora Educator’s Edition

  • Includes access to more than 2,100 full-text scholarly journals (over 1,700 are peer-reviewed)
  • Provides access to lesson plans, students tools, curriculum standards and links to sites useful to teachers
  • Collection focus on education, with full-text to over 500 education journals

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Britannica Academic

  • Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Britannica School

  • A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities.  Available at three levels–elementary, middle, and high
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


DKfindout!

  • A resource for children ages 7-11 which covers science, mathematics, English, history, geography, the human body, and more
  • Includes animations, sounds, photographs, videos, and articles, bringing key processes and concepts to life

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

World Book Kids (In-Library)

World Book Kids (Remote Access)

  • An encyclopedia and reference center designed for kids
  • Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps

World Book Spanish Language (In-Library)

World Book Spanish Language (Remote Access)

  • World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish

World Book Student (In-Library)

World Book Student (Remote Access)

  • Designed for students
  • Includes World Book Encyclopedia, biographies, dictionary, atlases, and more

Genealogy


Ancestry Library Edition
(now available from home)

  • Genealogy – Trace your family’s history
  • Images of original U.S. census records, Social Security Death Index

Ancestry.com New York

  • New York State records for genealogy research available to use in the library or remotely

HeritageQuest Online (In-Library)

HeritageQuest Online (Remote access)

  • Genealogy – tracing family histories
  • Images of original U.S. census records

Historic Map Works (In-Library)

Historic Map Works (Remote access)

  • Historic and antique maps
  • City directories and illustrations

General Reference


Academic OneFile

  • A source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading journals and reference sources
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


America’s Top Rated Cities

  • Provides current, comprehensive statistical information and other essential data in one easy-to-use source on the top 100 cities that have been cited as the best for business and living in the United States
  • Statistical data covers cost of living, finances, taxes, population, commercial real estate, education, major employers, media, crime, climate, housing vacancies, tax audits, bankruptcy, presidential election results and more

AtoZ Food America  New

  • Contains recipes in all course categories for all 50 states and 33 ethnic cuisines
  • 2,500+ recipes, 300+ food culture articles, 650+ ingredient articles and much more

AtoZ World Food  New

  • Covers food culture for all 174 countries of the world in six categories: National Cuisine, Regional Cuisine, Daily Meals, Dining Etiquette, Special Occasion Food and Food Trivia
  • 7000+ recipes, 1,400+ food culture articles, 650+ ingredient articles, 9,000+ food photos and much more

Britannica Academic

  • Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Britannica School

  • A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities.  Available at three levels–elementary, middle, and high
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Business Market Research Collection (In-Library)

Business Market Research Collection (Remote access)

The Business Market Research Collection provides company, industry, and geopolitical macroeconomic market research from three sources:

  • Hoover’s Company Profiles, which offers information on 40,000 global public and nonpublic companies including location, summary financials, competitors, officers, and more
  • OxResearch, which features succinct articles covering significant economic and political developments of major significance from a network of over 1,000 faculty at Oxford and beyond
  • Snapshots Series, which includes market research overviews on over 40 industries and 40 countries to 2008

Catalog

  • Search for books and media materials in your library and other Nassau public libraries
  • Search by title, author or keyword
  • Request items and view your library account here

CQ Magazine (In-Library)

CQ Magazine (Remote access)

  • CQ Magazine covers virtually every act of Congress delivering nonpartisan news and analysis of the legislative branch of the U.S. government

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (In-Library)

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (Remote access)

  • In-depth unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the economy

Daily Life Through History (In-Library)

Daily Life Through History (Remote access)

  • Everyday life and social customs throughout world history
  • Maps and multimedia

EBSCOhost Web

  • Search multiple EBSCO resources simultaneously (excl. Consumer Reports and NoveList)

Expanded Academic ASAP

  • Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Explora Public Libraries

  • Supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality

Full Text Finder (EBSCO)

  • Comprehensive list of periodical titles and corresponding databases in which they appear
  • Scope limited to EBSCOhost resources

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


General OneFile

  • Newspaper and periodical articles of general interest
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Maloney’s Directory Online (In-Library)

Maloney’s Directory Online (Remote Access)

  • Unique clearinghouse of hard to find information for the antiques and collectibles industry
  • Thousands of specialist dealers, experts, collectors, appraisers, clubs, authenticators and auction services

New York State Newspapers

  • Newspapers published in the state of New York
  • Includes the New York Times and the New York Post
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


New York Times (In-Library)

New York Times (Remote access)


Niche Academy

  • Niche Academy provides tutorials and online learning tools for library e-resources, research databases and language learning

NoveList Plus

  • What to read next
  • Book discussion guides and book-talks
  • Series, find similar books, and book reviews

NoveList K-8 Plus

  • What to read next for K-8
  • Book discussion guides and teacher resources
  • Series, find similar books, and book reviews

OmniFile Full Text Select

  • A full-text multidisciplinary database covering art, education, social science, the humanities, business, science, current events, and more
  • Includes full text from more than 2500 journals

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

  • Viewpoint articles on social issues and current events
  • Topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites, full-text magazine and newspaper articles
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Oxford Art Online

  • Coverage of visual arts including paintings, sculpture, architecture, photography, decorative arts, performance arts and multimedias.
  • Contains links to international galleries and museums

Oxford Music Online

  • Up-to-date music information including biographies
  • Covers popular music, opera and jazz
  • Links to sound archives and illustrations

ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Research Library

  • Search for articles on a broad range of subjects
  • Academic and multidisciplinary in scope

ReferenceUSA

  • Detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S. residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers

Sams PhotofactOnline (In-Library only)

  • Schematics for over 200,000 models in the consumer electronics market

NOTE: Sams PhotofactOnline is accessible in the library only.  Please seek assistance at the Reference Desk.


Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (In-Library)

Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Remote Access)

  • A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

Wall Street Journal (In-Library)

Wall Street Journal (Remote access)


World Book Kids (In-Library)

World Book Kids (Remote Access)

  • An encyclopedia and reference center designed for kids
  • Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps

World Book Spanish Language (In-Library)

World Book Spanish Language (Remote Access)

  • World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish

World Book Student (In-Library)

World Book Student (Remote Access)

  • Designed for students
  • Includes World Book Encyclopedia, biographies, dictionary, atlases, and more

WorldCat.org

  • Search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world

NOTE: The East Meadow Public Library maintains only serial holdings (magazines/journals/newspapers) in WorldCat.

Health


ABMS Directory
(In-Library)

ABMS Directory (Remote access)

  • Provides the ability to search for physicians electronically, based on a combination of criteria, including name, board certified specialty, city or state, etc.
  • Indicates whether or not your doctor is board certified, and in what subspecialty
  • Search for board certified physicians in a specific geographic location (e.g. Find an allergist in East Meadow, NY)
  • Information about the physician’s training, hospital and academic appointments, type of practice, professional memberships, office contact information, etc (when available)

Alt HealthWatch

  • Complementary and holistic health care and wellness
  • Full-text articles for more than 180 international and often peer-reviewed journals
  • Hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts

Health Reference Center – Academic

  • This multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


MedlinePlus

  • Helps answer health questions
  • Authoritative information from U.S. National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations
  • Includes medical encyclopedias, dictionaries, news and more

PubMed

  • Over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles, from 1948-
  • Links to full text articles and other related resources
  • A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Top Doctors – Castle Connolly (In-Library only)

  • A directory of physicians nominated by peers as top in their field via a survey of thousands of American doctors each year
  • Nominations are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team before inclusion

NOTE: Please contact a Librarian at the Reference Desk for assistance with this resource.

History and Geography


American Government
(In-Library)

American Government (Remote access)

  • Provides a complete, multi-faceted examination of the foundations of our government and political system that supports any curriculum or research project focused on the government of the United States

American History (In-Library)

American History (Remote access)

  • From the explorers of the Americas to the issues of today’s headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation’s evolution

America’s Historical Newspapers

  • Explore America’s past through newspapers
  • Search by era or area as early as 1690!

AtoZ Maps Online  New

  • Access to 145,000 maps all over the world.  Categories including: Modern Maps, Antique Maps, Maps of Exploration, Geography Games and Video Guides

AtoZ World Travel  New

  • Contains over 200 world city travel guides which include maps, photos, restaurant and shopping guides as well as general city information

Biography In Context

  • Biographies in the areas of literature, science, business, entertainment, history, current events and the arts
  • Who’s Who, magazine articles, pictures and links to web sites
  • Find biographies by name, nationality, occupation and gender

CountryWatch (In-Library)

CountryWatch (Remote access)

  • News and information on each of the recognized countries of the world

CQ Magazine (In-Library)

CQ Magazine (Remote access)

  • CQ Magazine covers virtually every act of Congress delivering nonpartisan news and analysis of the legislative branch of the U.S. government

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (In-Library)

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (Remote access)

  • In-depth unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the economy

Daily Life Through History (In-Library)

Daily Life Through History (Remote access)

  • Everyday life and social customs throughout world history
  • Maps and multimedia

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Global Road Warrior  New

  • Resource for learning about culture, customs, history and language worldwide
  • Research issues in international and cross-cultural studies, international business, the social sciences, women’s studies, language studies and study abroad programs

Historic Map Works (In-Library)

Historic Map Works (Remote access)

  • Historic and antique maps
  • City directories and illustrations

InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


New York State Newspapers

  • Newspapers published in the state of New York
  • Includes the New York Times and the New York Post
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Pop Culture Universe (In-Library)

Pop Culture Universe (Remote Access)

  • An irresistible yet authoritative digital database on popular culture in America, both past and present—in a package as dynamic as the topic it covers

ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical Wall Street Journal

  • Wall Street Journal articles from 1889 to 1999
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

SALEM History – Decades (In-Library)

SALEM History – Decades (Remote access)

  • Comprehensive history of the United States and Canada in the twentieth century, divided into decades
  • Access electronic versions of the following Salem Press titles: The Fifties in America, The Sixties in America,The Seventies in America, The Eighties in America, and The Nineties in America

U.S. History in Context

  • Provides a complete overview of America’s past and covers the most studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people
  • Includes primary source documents, full-text newspapers and periodicals, and videos and audio files from sources such as The New York Times, National Geographic, and NPR

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

Value of a Dollar

  • Records the prices of thousands of items purchased from the Civil War to the present, along with facts about investment options and income opportunities
  • Using this data, readers will get a sense of how prices changed over time and how those changes compare to the value of the dollar
  • Gives readers a broader understanding of life in America through the wallets of real Americans

World History:  Ancient and Medieval Eras (In-Library)

World History:  Ancient and Medieval Eras (Remote access)

  • Covers early human history around the globe—from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance

World History in Context

  • Coverage from the ancient world to today’s headlines
  • Includes primary sources, reliable references and multimedia content collected for students and researchers

World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy (In-Library)

World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy (In-Library)

  • Covers religion around the globe, from pre-history to the present

Homework Help


Live Homework Help

  • Connect one-on-one with a tutor
  • Math, science, social studies and english on a K through adult learner level
  • Available every day from 2 to 10 p.m.

Images


Biography In Context

  • Biographies in the areas of literature, science, business, entertainment, history, current events and the arts
  • Who’s Who, magazine articles, pictures and links to web sites
  • Find biographies by name, nationality, occupation and gender

Britannica Academic

  • Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Britannica School

  • A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities.  Available at three levels–elementary, middle, and high
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


CountryWatch (In-Library)

CountryWatch (Remote access)

  • News and information on each of the recognized countries of the world

Daily Life Through History (In-Library)

Daily Life Through History (Remote access)

  • Everyday life and social customs throughout world history
  • Maps and multimedia

Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Expanded Academic ASAP

  • Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Historic Map Works (In-Library)

Historic Map Works (Remote access)

  • Historic and antique maps
  • City directories and illustrations

InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Oxford Art Online

  • Coverage of visual arts including paintings, sculpture, architecture, photography, decorative arts, performance arts and multimedias.
  • Contains links to international galleries and museums

Oxford Music Online

  • Up-to-date music information including biographies
  • Covers popular music, opera and jazz
  • Links to sound archives and illustrations

ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical Wall Street Journal

  • Wall Street Journal articles from 1889 to 1999
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

U.S. History in Context

  • Provides a complete overview of America’s past and covers the most studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people
  • Includes primary source documents, full-text newspapers and periodicals, and videos and audio files from sources such as The New York Times, National Geographic, and NPR

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

World Book Kids (In-Library)

World Book Kids (Remote Access)

  • An encyclopedia and reference center designed for kids
  • Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps

World Book Spanish Language (In-Library)

World Book Spanish Language (Remote Access)

  • World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish

World Book Student (In-Library)

World Book Student (Remote Access)

  • Designed for students
  • Includes World Book Encyclopedia, biographies, a dictionary, atlases, and more

Language Instruction


Transparent Language Online
(In-Library)

Transparent Language Online (Remote Access)

  • A language-learning system that uses flashcards
  • Designed to help you quickly build a solid base of words and phrases
  • More than 50 languages are included

Pronunciator Language Learning

  • Learn 80 languages in any of 50 languages, for a total of 4,000 available course combinations
  • Includes ESL instruction for 50 non-English languages

Law


NuWav Legal Documents

  • Provides legal documents that meet the needs of the everyday citizen
  • Easily compose documents in categories like Business, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant disputes, Divorce and more

Literature


Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online

  • Profiles of more than 143,000 past and present authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers, and playwrights
  • Biographies discuss the lives and careers of the literary figures profiled, along with the critical response to their works

Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Literary Reference Center

  • Formerly MagillOnLiterature
  • Access to literary reference books and monographs
  • Offers poems from hundreds of sources, short stories, classic texts, author interviews
  • Includes cover-to-cover, full-text of literary magazines as well as book reviews from the most prestigious publications

Literature Criticism Online

  • Discover commentary on your favorite works of literature written by the scholars of the day
  • Access digitized versions of the latest editions of the following reference works: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism , Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism

Literature Resource Center

  • Criticism, biographies and list of works for noted authors

LitFinder

  • Poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays
  • Biographies, summaries, and criticisms
  • Search by author, subject, title, date, nationality and gender

MLA International Bibliography

  • Comprehensive gateway to literary criticism from the Modern Language Association (MLA)
  • Contains millions of citations from journals & series, as well as book publishers
  • Indexed materials coverage is international and includes full-text links

NoveList Plus

  • What to read next
  • Book discussion guides and book-talks
  • Series, find similar books, and book reviews

NoveList K-8 Plus

  • What to read next for K-8
  • Book discussion guides and teacher resources
  • Series, find similar books, and book reviews

Twayne’s Authors Series

  • Critical essays on the works of noted world authors from Ancient Times to present
  • Biographies and research topics

Live Help


Live Homework Help

  • Connect one-on-one with a tutor
  • Math, science, social studies and english on a K through adult learner level
  • Available every day from 2 to 10 p.m.

Magazines and Journals


Academic OneFile

  • A source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading journals and reference sources
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Business Collection

  • Provides full-text coverage of all business disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice
  • Includes access to thousands of leading business and trade publications

Business Insights: Essentials

  • Includes company profiles, industry reports and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Educator’s Reference Complete

  • Resource for educators and education students
  • Provides access to periodicals covering pre-school to college and most educational specialties
  • Includes full-text for many titles cited in ERIC
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Expanded Academic ASAP

  • Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


General OneFile

  • Newspaper and periodical articles of general interest
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


OmniFile Full Text Select

  • A full-text multidisciplinary database covering art, education, social science, the humanities, business, science, current events, and more
  • Includes full text from more than 2500 journals

ProQuest Research Library

  • Search for articles on a broad range of subjects
  • Academic and multidisciplinary in scope

RBdigital Magazines

  • Access a collection of interactive digital magazines
  • Read online using a PC or Mac or download magazines to the free RBdigital app for iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, Android and Kindle Fire/HD/HDX

Science in Context

  • Supports high school curricula and university coursework
  • Contains authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects from obesity to endangered species

Music


Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

Oxford Music Online

  • Up-to-date music information including biographies
  • Covers popular music, opera and jazz
  • Links to sound archives and illustrations

Newspapers


America’s Historical Newspapers

  • Explore America’s past through newspapers
  • Search by era or area as early as 1690!

Expanded Academic ASAP

  • Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


General OneFile

  • Newspaper and periodical articles of general interest
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Newsday (In-Library)

Newsday (Remote access)


New York State Newspapers

  • Newspapers published in the state of New York
  • Includes the New York Times and the New York Post
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


New York Times (In-Library)

New York Times (Remote access)


ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical Wall Street Journal

  • Wall Street Journal articles from 1889 to 1999
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Research Library

  • Search for articles on a broad range of subjects
  • Academic and multidisciplinary in scope

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

Wall Street Journal (In-Library)

Wall Street Journal (Remote access)

Primary Sources


American Government
(In-Library)

American Government (Remote access)

  • Provides a complete, multi-faceted examination of the foundations of our government and political system that supports any curriculum or research project focused on the government of the United States

American History (In-Library)

American History (Remote access)

  • From the explorers of the Americas to the issues of today’s headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation’s evolution

America’s Historical Newspapers

  • Explore America’s past through newspapers
  • Search by era or area as early as 1690!

America’s Top Rated Cities

  • Provides current, comprehensive statistical information and other essential data in one easy-to-use source on the top 100 cities that have been cited as the best for business and living in the United States
  • Statistical data covers cost of living, finances, taxes, population, commercial real estate, education, major employers, media, crime, climate, housing vacancies, tax audits, bankruptcy, presidential election results and more

Britannica Academic

  • Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Britannica School

  • A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities.  Available at three levels–elementary, middle, and high
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Business Collection

  • Provides full-text coverage of all business disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice
  • Includes access to thousands of leading business and trade publications

Daily Life Through History (In-Library)

Daily Life Through History (Remote access)

  • Everyday life and social customs throughout world history
  • Maps and multimedia

Expanded Academic ASAP

Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects

  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: Elementary  New

  • Offers elementary children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore a broad range of subjects like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Gale in Context: High School

  • Simplifies your search for information by bringing together hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections into one easy-to-use database
  • Explore vetted primary sources, biographies, critical essays, and other materials in many formats — giving you deeper context to high-interest topics

Gale in Context: Middle School

  • Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


General OneFile

  • Newspaper and periodical articles of general interest
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Historic Map Works (In-Library)

Historic Map Works (Remote access)

  • Historic and antique maps
  • City directories and illustrations

InfoTrac Newsstand

  • Recent New York Times, the New York Post and others
  • Regional, local and foreign language newspapers
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


LitFinder

  • Poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays
  • Biographies, summaries, and criticisms
  • Search by author, subject, title, date, nationality and gender

Newsday (In-Library)

Newsday (Remote access)


New York State Newspapers

  • Newspapers published in the state of New York
  • Includes the New York Times and the New York Post
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


New York Times (In-Library)

New York Times (Remote access)


Opposing Viewpoints in Context

  • Viewpoint articles on social issues and current events
  • Topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites, full-text magazine and newspaper articles
  • A NOVELNY database

Provided by the New York State Library, NOVELNY is a Statewide Internet Library connecting New Yorkers to 21st century information. NOVELNY is supported with temporary federal Library Services and Technology Act funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).


Pop Culture Universe (In-Library)

Pop Culture Universe (Remote Access)

  • An irresistible yet authoritative digital database on popular culture in America, both past and present—in a package as dynamic as the topic it covers

ProQuest Historical Newsday

  • Digitized Newsday newspapers covering 1940-1985
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical NY Times

  • New York Times starting in 1851
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Historical Wall Street Journal

  • Wall Street Journal articles from 1889 to 1999
  • See pages and articles as they originally appeared

ProQuest Research Library

  • Search for articles on a broad range of subjects
  • Academic and multidisciplinary in scope

U.S. History in Context

  • Provides a complete overview of America’s past and covers the most studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people
  • Includes primary source documents, full-text newspapers and periodicals, and videos and audio files from sources such as The New York Times, National Geographic, and NPR

US Newsstream (In-Library)

US Newsstream (Remote access)

  • Search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s
  • Over 2,500 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format

Value of a Dollar

  • Records the prices of thousands of items purchased from the Civil War to the present, along with facts about investment options and income opportunities
  • Using this data, readers will get a sense of how prices changed over time and how those changes compare to the value of the dollar
  • Gives readers a broader understanding of life in America through the wallets of real Americans

World History:  Ancient and Medieval Eras (In-Library)

World History:  Ancient and Medieval Eras (Remote access)

  • Covers early human history around the globe—from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance

World History in Context

  • Coverage from the ancient world to today’s headlines
  • Includes primary sources, reliable references and multimedia content collected for students and researchers

World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy (In-Library)

World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy (In-Library)

  • Covers religion around the globe, from pre-history to the present

Wall Street Journal (In-Library)

Wall Street Journal (Remote access)

Science


Gale eBooks

  • Encyclopedias, specialized reference books and sources
  • Once materials only available in the library, are now accessible online 24/7

OmniFile Full Text Select

  • A full-text multidisciplinary database covering art, education, social science, the humanities, business, science, current events, and more
  • Includes full text from more than 2500 journals

Science in Context

  • Supports high school curricula and university coursework
  • Contains authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects from obesity to endangered species

Science Online  New

  • Offers a comprehensive overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines
  • Topic Centers feature specially selected content on core science disciplines to help students find a starting point for their research
  • Includes 10 science eLearning Modules
  • Features more than 1,600 science experiments and activities

Statistics / Demographics

America’s Top Rated Cities

  • Provides current, comprehensive statistical information and other essential data in one easy-to-use source on the top 100 cities that have been cited as the best for business and living in the United States
  • Statistical data covers cost of living, finances, taxes, population, commercial real estate, education, major employers, media, crime, climate, housing vacancies, tax audits, bankruptcy, presidential election results and more

Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (In-Library)

Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Remote access)

  • A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States

Streaming Services


AcornTV

  • Access world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond

The Great Courses

  • Hundreds of courses spanning thousands of in-depth video lectures on subjects like Science, Health & Wellness, and much more

IndieFlix

  • A streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favorites, box office hits, award-winning feature films, documentaries, and shorts

Kanopy

  • Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 titles, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers

Kanopy Kids

  • Access educational and engaging videos for children of all ages

Learn It Live

  • A social learning platform for wellness and personal development
  • Find and interact with top authors, experts, and teachers in live, online classes
  • Discover hundreds of expert-led programs covering topics on cooking, nutrition, child care, financial wellness, fitness, yoga, mindfulness, stress reduction, and much more

Method Test Prep

  • Comprehensive, self-paced ACT and SAT test preparation

Pongalo NovelaClub

  • Vea más de 10,000 episodios de sus telenovelas y series de televisión favoritas, además de películas de América Latina, España, y EE. UU., ¡100% en español y a la carta!

Qello Concerts by Stingray

  • The world’s largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand

Test Preparation


DMV Permit Practice Tests

  • New York State-specific practice tests: 11 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests, and 1 CDL practice test
  • Online access to NY State DMV Manuals: Driver’s Manual, Motorcycle Manual, and Commercial Driver’s Manual
  • A FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

LearningExpress Library 3.0

  • Includes skill-building tutorials, test preparation, and career advancement resources enhanced with new educational content, career guidance, and advice from industry experts
  • SAT, GRE, GMAT, GED and other educational tests
  • Civil Service and Licensing Exams
  • Job Search & Workplace Skills, U.S. Citizenship preparation, and more

Method Test Prep

  • Comprehensive, self-paced ACT and SAT test preparation

Varsity Tutors: Free Practice Tests

  • Covers common standardized tests like the ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, ISEE, and SSAT
  • Thousands of distinct practice tests across 150 subjects, including history, math, foreign languages, and science for all experience levels

Yearbooks


East Meadow Community Yearbook Database
 (In-Library only)

  • Digitized yearbooks from East Meadow High School (1960 -2018) and W.T. Clarke High School (1959 – 2018)