Fun and Informative Links to Explore:
Internet Search Engines:
Librarians’ Internet Index – a publicly-funded website and weekly newsletter serving California, the nation, and the world.
RefDesk.com “Refdesk is the useful-site site.” – quote from Yahoo! Internet Life ’50 Most Incredibly Useful Sites’
And here is a long list of various search websites
Online databases available only at the library:
|Gale provides access to full-text information on a wide variety of subjects including general interest, business, health, science, technology and homework help. Information is from journals, magazines, pamphlets, reference books and also includes multimedia resources.|
|When it comes to auto repair, do-it-yourselfers and automotive students have trusted Chilton references for years. Now all of these helpful resources are available in one simple-to-use database, providing quick access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the road today.|
|Material to make it easy for students to research papers and class assignments in five core subject areas: history, literature, biography, science and social studies.|
|NewsBank provides the full text of news features, special interest stories, editorials, daily columns, letters to the editor, sports reports, death notices, obituaries and more from Missouri and nationwide newspapers.|
|Annenberg Media provides access to professional development materials for educators. The resources are free, and include video-on-demand, live streaming video events, and other materials available for purchase. The site also provides access to the Annenberg Channel, a free satellite channel for schools, libraries, colleges, universities,
and other public access channels.
|Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You’ll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that’s right for you.|
|Business and Company ASAP – Providing researchers with information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews. Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.|
|Discovering Collection – Offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, DC provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. New to the database are popular topic pick lists and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.|
|Business Insights: Essentials – Combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.|
Find Books, Videos & More! Search our local “Card Catalog” from anywhere on the Internet.
To find eBooks and Audiobooks available for download, search Missouri Libraries 2 Go.
ANYONE may download as many as they please of the thousands of additional free eBook titles from Project Gutenberg.
More Interesting Links to Explore…
What’s Next – See the titles of your favorite series in order
McDonald County Recorder of Deeds (Now with FREE online records search)
Representing Yourself in Missouri Courts
The Supreme Court of Missouri adopted rules requiring every pro se litigant in certain types of cases (such as dissolution of marriage) to complete a Litigant Awareness Program and ordering that all Missouri courts accept the forms provided on this Web site.
Alfy – The Kids Portal Playground.
The Toon Center at ABC Toons – Games, Puzzles, Stories, Music and Cartoons.
Squiglys Play House Interactive games for all ages, also Word Scrambles & Quizzes.
Over 500 games at Funschool !
Welcome to the Jump Start world.