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Academic OneFile

Academic OneFile

Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Accelerated Readers Book Finder

Accelerated Readers Book Finder

Accelerated Readers Book Finder

American Decades

American Decades

Primary sources on the issues and events of 20th century.

American Decades Primary Sources

American Decades Primary Sources

Primary sources on the issues and events of 20th century

American Decades: 2000-2009

American Decades: 2000-2009

North American studies; U.S. History; 20th century U.S.; Social sciences; Regional and area studies.

Ancestry Library

Ancestry Library

Browse census records and more online. in Library Use Only - due to subscription limitations

Arizona Republic

Arizona Republic

Search local Arizona news.

Arizona Republic 1965-1972

Arizona Republic 1965-1972

Newspaper archives of the Arizona Republic from 1965-1972. in Library Use Only

Biography in Context

Biography in Context

Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Books & Authors

Books & Authors

Books & Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists, Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together. Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic, cutting edge user interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun! By leveraging our entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation.

Business Market Research Collection

Profiles of more than 40,000 companies.

Business Plans Handbook

Business Plans Handbook

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Career Transitions

Career Transitions

Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess their interests and experience; 3) identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs.

ChiltonLibrary.com

ChiltonLibrary.com

ChiltonLibrary.com represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. ChiltonLibrary.com gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Search current & past articles from Consumer Reports.

Dictionary of American History

Dictionary of American History

A wide range of topics in American history.

Driving-Tests.org

Driving-Tests.org

Practice sample permit tests for free as many times as you need, until you're ready to take the real DMV test! You can also download the current year Arizona driver's handbook, motorcycle handbook and Commercial Driver's License handbook.

Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)

Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)

Journal articles and research reports in education.

Encyclopedia of American Law

Encyclopedia of American Law

Articles on the theory and history behind the law.

Encyclopedia of World Biography

Encyclopedia of World Biography

Covers individuals who have made significant contributions to human culture.

Feminism in Literature

Feminism in Literature

The history of feminism throughout literature, from classical to modern times.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).

Genealogy Connect

Genealogy Connect

Gale Genealogy Connect includes the "how-to" of genealogy research in addition to the idiosyncrasies of genealogical research in specific subject areas. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced researcher looking for in-depth genealogy data this is the place to start your research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can have 24/7 access to them online. Because the genealogy collection is unique to each library, the content you see may vary.

General OneFile

General OneFile

A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique "perspectives" articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, primary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.

HeritageQuest

HeritageQuest

Unique, detailed material for both genealogical and historical researchers.

InfoTrac Newsstand

InfoTrac Newsstand

InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format.

Kids InfoBits

Kids InfoBits

Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Featuring a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, the most popular search method is moving from a broad subject to a narrower topic using the subject-based topic tree. The curriculum-related, age appropriate, full-text content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want - at school, at work, or in life.

Legal Forms

Legal Forms

Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Also included is a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language.

Literature Resource Center

Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.

MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus

Medical journal articles, drug information, and a medical encyclopedia.

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Investment reports covering 20,000 securities.

NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus

Features great suggestions for Author Read-alikes, genre favorites, fiction, non fiction and reviews of over 150,000 fiction titles. novelist_plus_150x75.gif Literature, What To Read Next, Educational Resources, open

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the new solution features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

PowerSearch

PowerSearch

Discover all of the great content available at your library right here. Search for any term or phrase and find articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers and books along with videos, images and podcast content. Your search should always start here.

Powerspeak Languages

Powerspeak Languages

Whether you want to learn a language for travel, business, or personal enrichment, Powerspeak Languages is a breakthrough in online language learning. The highly engaging courses utilize an arsenal of progressive language learning methods. Powerspeak Languages is an entertaining and effective way to learn a new language.

ReferenceUSA

ReferenceUSA

Information on more than 14 million U.S. businesses and residences. Use this information to search for jobs, new business opportunities, research executives & companies worldwide, track down addresses & phone numbers, and profile a neighborhood, city or state.

Rocket Languages

Rocket Languages

Learn a language online with Rocket Languages. With 12 languages and up to 3 levels you can speak and understand a new language today.

Science in Context

Science in Context

Science in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Scottsdale Daily Progress 1952-1977

Scottsdale Daily Progress 1952-1977

Newspaper archives of the Scottsdale Daily Progress 1952-1977. in Library Use Only

Something About the Author Online

Something About the Author Online

Something about the Author.

Space Sciences

Space Sciences

Covers space exploration and biographies of scientists.

Student Resources in Context

Student Resources in Context

Student Resources In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience combined with new features such as "Search Assist" and quick fact boxes.

Testing & Education Reference Center

Testing & Education Reference Center

Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.

The New York Times

The New York Times

 

Access in the library:

Visit www.nytimes.com from any library computer.

Access from Home:

  1. To activate your subscription, you’ll need to log in or register first.
  2. Visit www.nytimes.com/redeemaccess.
  3. Enter code 1e6fb87490c44073 to redeem your 72 hours of full access.

 

U.S. History In Context

U.S. History In Context

U.S. History in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Universal Class

Universal Class

Universal class offers hundreds of online continuing education classes facilitated by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic. Classes are free for Scottsdale Public Library card holders.

Value Line Investment Survey

Value Line Investment Survey

The most trusted name in Investment Research. Find reports on over 3500 stocks.

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Full text coverage of the Eastern edition from 1984 to the present.

World History in Context

World History in Context

World History in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

WorldCat (OCLC)

WorldCat (OCLC)

Catalog of books, web resources, and other material worldwide.

Zinio

Zinio

Full digital copies of your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device. Unlimited access and no holds.


Non-Library Online Resources:


City of Scottsdale New Business Licenses

City of Scottsdale New Business Licenses


Accelerated Reader book finder

Accelerated Reader book finder


Arizona Administrative Code

www.azsos.gov


Arizona Commerce Authority

 


Arizona Corporation Commission

www.azcc.gov


Arizona Department of Health Services, Department of Vital Records

Adoption, Birth Certificates, Death Certificates and Genealogy information.


Arizona Department of Transportation

Watch traffic cameras. Renew your auto registration.


Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates

Search Arizona records online


Arizona Job Assistance Centers

www.jobhelp.azlibrary.gov


Arizona Master Gardeners Manual

Arizona Master Gardeners Manual


Arizona Revised Statutes

www.azleg.gov


Arizona State Bar

www.azbar.org


Arizona State Library Tools for Tough Times

Arizona State Library Tools for Tough Times


Arizona Unemployment Information

Arizona Unemployment Information


Arizona Workforce Connections

Arizona Workforce Connections


BBC Languages

BBC Languages


Better Business Bureau

www.bbb.org


Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Consumer Information

www.federalreserve.gov


Centers for Disease Control

www.cdc.gov


Consumer Guides and Protection Links

Consumer Guides and Protection Links


Consumer Product Recalls

Consumer Product Recalls


Consumer Product Safety Commission

Consumer Product Safety Commission


Cornell University - Gardening Resources

Cornell University - Gardening Resources


Cyndi’s List

A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.


DigitalLearn.org

If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, we have the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.


Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council

Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council


Federal Trade Commission

Federal Trade Commission


GCF Learn Free - Learn Basic Computer Skills

The Goodwill Community Foundation (GCF) online courses to help users learn essential skills needed for living in the 21st century. This compendium of courses is designed specifically for users who don’t feel comfortable in the world of computers. Readers may progress at their own pace and build knowledge along the way.


Genealogy.com

Discover Your Family Story with this free online family search.


Glassdoor.com

A comprehensive career resource with information on thousands of companies.


Government Made Easy

www.usa.gov


Health Care Information

www.healthcare.gov


Internet Legal Research

www.ilrg.com


JewishGen.org

Thousands of databases, research tools, and other resources to help those with Jewish ancestry research and find family members.


Kelly Blue Book

Find resale value of your car.


Medicare Information

www.medicare.gov


Mesa Family Search Library

A Regional Family History Center is a branch of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.


National Archives Resources for Genealogists

www.archives.gov/research/genealogy


National Library of Medicine

www.nlm.nih.gov


New York Times Hardcover Business

New York Times Bestsellers


News and Newspapers online (international)

News and Newspapers online


Occupational Outlook Handbook

Occupational Outlook Handbook


Phoenix Business Journals

www.bizjournals.com/phoenix


Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce

www.scottsdalechamber.com


Scottsdale City Courts

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/courts


Series & Sequels

Series & Sequels


Service Arizona

Renew your insurance, get a new drivers license and more.


Social Security and Retirement

www.ssa.gov/planners/retire


Superior Court Law Library

www.superiorcourt.maricopa.gov


The Health Insurance Marketplace

www.healthcare.gov


U.S. Census

www.census.gov


U.S. Small Business Association

www.sba.gov


University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Service

University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Service


USGenWeb.org

USGenWeb Project - Land of Free - Genealogy


Valley Metro

Valley Bus and Light Rail schedules.


What’s Next?

What’s Next?


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