EBSCOhost Logo Looking for a magazine article, need information on an illness or looking for a great book? EBSCO offers a myriad of information with many databases.  Go to EBSCOhost for magazines, Consumer Health Complete for medical information or Searchasaurus for kid-friendly information. And there’s more. Click the EBSCOhost line above to see for yourself. Accessing outside of the library? You’ll enter your 14-digit library number to enter the database.  This database is provided by MOREnet through REAL funds from the Missouri State Legislature.


Chilton car repair manuals are now available online from the library or at home! Chilton has the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.  Click on the Chilton icon and enter your library card number to begin.

Drivers Test Practices

Missouri Driver Education – Free practice tests for MO Department of Transportation’s written examinations.



Learning Express Library is the leading source for test preparation materials and interactive practice exams based on official tests. There is now career and resume help here too. You must establish a username and password the first time you access the site.  This database is provided by MOREnet through REAL funds from the Missouri State Legislature.


eSequels.com is a great guide to Series Fiction. Click to find out the next book in the series that you love. You might even find a new series to start.



Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 75 languages.  Register and start learning at your own pace! All you need is a web browser with JavaScript enabled, and a Flash version of 10.0 or higher.  Or an iPad with iOS 5.0 or higher.

legalforms_lg Need a legal form valid in Missouri? We have it here. This is a do-it-yourself resource for legal assistance. We offer you the latest legal forms — fast! Enter your 14-digit library number to access the Legal Forms databases.

Gale Reference Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources on many topics. Look here for encyclopedias on arts, biography, business, education, history, law, literature, medicine, religion and countries of the world. Enter your 14-digit library number to access the database.



Search the library catalog.  Find out what books, audiobooks, movies, music, magazines (and more!) we have available for you to check out from the library. You can log into your library account with your 14-digit library card number and your PIN. Don’t know your PIN? Ask a librarian to help you.

Heritage Quest Logo

HeritageQuest is designed specifically for patrons in public libraries who are either just beginning their family research or who after years of work are still uncovering their past. It contains over 25,000 books, the entire US Census, and other expanding collections.

Ancestry Library Edition

This database can be accessed only in the library. ProQuest has partnered with MyFamily.com to create Ancestry® Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today. It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This is a strong complement to HeritageQuest™.

Salem History

Salem History provides online access to several books the Reference Department also has available in print. Look here for information from “Milestone Documents in American History”, “Milestone Documents in African American History”, “The Twenties in America”, “The Thirties in America”, “The Forties in America”, “The Fifties in America”, “The Sixties in America”, “The Seventies in America”, “The Eighties in America”, “The Nineties in America”, “The 2000s in America”, “Great Lives from History: Inventors and Inventions” and “Great Athletes”. To access from home click above on “Salem History”. Go to the 2nd tab “Remote Access Login” and put in your 14-digit library card number.

Salem Health

Magill’s Medical Guide is available through Salem Health. It has been glowingly reviewed by every major reference reviewer. It is a staple in high school, college, public and medical school libraries. The Guide is a perfect mix of accessibility and depth, providing general readers with an authoritative reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias for professionals and popular self-help guides. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use guide of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers. To access from home click on “Salem Health” above. Go to the 2nd tab “Remote Access Login” and put in your 14-digit library card number.

books and authors Books and Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 books, 50,000 authors and thousands of read-alikes, award winners and librarian’s favorites, Books and Authors helps bring readers and literature together. Books and Authors makes the exploration of fiction and non-fiction books fun!

Car Repair and Motorcycle Repair

The Mitchell on Demand Car and Truck Repair database is available at both the Downtown and East Hills branches. Please visit those branches to access the database. Cyclepedia, a motorcycle and ATV repair database, is available for in-library use only at all four library branches.