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  • A to Z the USA the 50 States and 5 Territories: state, county and city information, maps, flags, photos and facts login = library account number

  • A to Z the World Culture 175 countries topics include greetings, travel, gifts, religion, superstitions, women, time, holidays, stereotypes and life cycles login = library account number

  • Academic OneFile 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, and includes The New York Times back to 1995 login = library account number

  • American Physical Society journals and papers for a complete list of journal titles and links click here only available at the library in-library use only.Click to open FAQ.

  • American Slavery to access click the "Product" box down arrow then select the title (top of list). Call 595-1243 for user name and password.

  • Ancestry Library census, birth, marriage, death records, newspaper, historical stories photos, historical maps, and other media not accessible outside the library in-library use only Access Ancestry Library while visiting the library.

  • Ancestry.com: Tennessee State Library and Archives Delayed Birth Records, 1869-1909; Death Records, 1908-1958; City Birth Records, 1881-1915; North Carolina and Tennessee, Early Land Records, 1753-1931; Early Tax List Records, 1783-1895; Enumeration of Male Voters, 1891; North Carolina and Tennessee, Revolutionary War Land Warrants, 1783-1843; City Death Records, 1872-1923. Create a free guest account. Before you begin watch this how to video. Remote access is avaible.

  • 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 login = library account number

  • Business Insights Essentials Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Includes industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more


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  • Career Transitions Write an resume, cover letter, tips and advice, interview simulations. login = library account number

  • Computer Database computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology login = library account number

  • Congressional Digest, not accessible outside the library in-library use only, ask for login and password

  • Custom Newspapers a collection of more then 650 newspapers, both national and international index only login = library account number
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  • EBSCOhost eAudiobook Collection includes fiction and non-fiction downloadable audiobook titles. Android and iphone/ipad app is avaiable. Once logged in, scroll to bottom of the page and click the New: EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link. Requires an email address. login = library account number

  • EBSCOhost eBook Collection includes fiction and non-fiction titles. Android and iphone/ipad app is avaiable. Once logged in, scroll to bottom of the page and click the New: EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link. Requires an email address. login = library account number

  • eSequels: a Reader's Guide to Novels in Series login = library account number

  • Educator's Reference Complete a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database login = library account number

  • Educators 200 for future teachers and administrators, this set covers the latest technologies, developments, instruction and coaching breakthroughs login = library account number

  • Expanded Academic ASAP from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines login = library account number

  • Fold3: History and Genealogy Archives: [formerly footnote.com] Civil War, newspapers, milestone documents, census, Vietnam, photos, naturalization papers, city directories, UFO investigations, WW1. Also African American Archives, Native American Archives, Revolutionary War Archives, US Bureau of Investigation Case File Archives, and WW2 Archives. Fold3 FAQ login = library account number
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  • Gale Directory Library hosts a variety of directory products: Awards, Honors & Prizes, 40th ed., 2010; Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations; Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media, 146th ed., 2010 Scholarships, Fellowships& Loans 27th ed, 2010. NOTE: to search an individual title select the Advanced Search option. login = library account number

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library your online reference source highlighting business, cultures, history, literature, science, technology and more. login = library account number

  • General Business File ASAP Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available. login = library account number

  • General OneFile 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 login = library account number

  • General Reference Center Gold general interest database that integrates a variety of sources - newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications login = library account number

  • General Science Collection millions of articles from over 1,600 magazines, journals and reference materials on all aspects of the sciences login = library account number
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  • Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles GALE POWER SEARCH login = library account number

  • Health Reference Center Academic multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's award-winning Health Reference Center login = library account number

  • HeritageQuest Online a resource for genealogy and family history research. Includes digitized copies of federal census records, full-text family and local history books, Freedman's Bank records and more login = library account number
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  • Information Science & Library Issues Collection content from nearly 100 leading industry journals, this collection provides current and accurate information for the information professional login = library account number

  • Informe! Revistas en Español una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias login = library account number

  • InfoTrac TEL portal to all Gale databases and ebooks login = library account number

  • InfoTrac Newsstand 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. login = library account number

  • Insurance and Liability Collection This collection, of journals, takes a broad view of this multimillion dollar industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more. login = library account number
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  • Junior Edition designed for students in junior high and middle school with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. login = library account number

  • Kids InfoBits a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Full-text content of elementary reference sources and magazines covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.The database includes the Lexile level for magazine and newspaper articles. GALE POWER SEARCH login = library account number

  • Learning Express Library Centers include Adult Learning, Careers, High School Equivalency, College Preparation, College Center, School Center, Computer Skills and more. Create account while visiting the library. Computer settings: set browser to accept cookies and javascript, security software add http://www.learnatest.com/LEL/index.cfm/ as a trusted website, and add site to the browser's trusted websites list.  Assistance with system requirements. Email tech support at Libraries@learningexpressllc.com. login = library account number.

  • 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, supplemented by the scholarly materials of the Scribner Writers Series and Twayne's World, U.S., and English Authors Series GALE POWER SEARCH login = library account number
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  • Military & Intelligence Collection over 10 million articles (80% full-text) from more than 500 titles, basic reference materials and is part of InfoTrac One File login = library account number

  • National Newspaper Index index provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one seamless search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post GALE POWER SEARCH login = library account number
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  • OneClick downloadable eAudiobook Collection downloadable audiobook titles for children and teens. login = enter library account number when setting up user account

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context covering today's hot topics. Helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

  • Oxford Reference Online art & architecture, bilingual dictionaries, classics, computing, earth & environmental sciences, economics & business, English dictionaries & thesauruses, food & drink, history, law, literature, maps, medicine, music, mythology & folklore, names & places, natural history, performing arts, physical sciences & mathematics, politics & social Sciences, pre-history, quotations, religion & philosophy, and science reference titles login = library card numberClick to open FAQ.

  • Powerspeak Languages engaging courses utilize an arsenal of progressive language learning methods. Powerspeak Languages is an entertaining and effective way to learn a new language. login = library card number

  • Professional Collection more than 300 full-text periodicals covering a variety of topics for teachers/educators, including: health and fitness, school law, drug and alcohol abuse, learning disabilities, sports, arts and humanities, social sciences, and psychology login = library account number
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  • R.E.A.D.S Regional eBook and Audiobook Download System. Over 7,000 titles in the collection. login = library account number

  • ReferenceUSA, 14 million U.S. Businesses and 100 million Residential Households. Enable override automatic cookie handling. If prompted to login for access clear browser cookies and close browser. login = library account number iPad App

  • Religion & Philosophy Collection more than 250 magazines and Journals on religion, philosophy, archaeology, and anthropology, and covers the impact of religion on culture, any articles are full-text is part of InfoTrac Onefile login = library account number

  • Rocket Languages learn at your own pace Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, French, Chinese, Arabic and American Sign Language login = your email address and library account number login español. Click to open FAQ.
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  • Salem Health, access in library or remote access, Genetics and Inherited Conditions, 3v, 2010; Magill's Medical Guide 6th ed, 2010; Psychology and Mental Health 5v, 2009 login = library account number

  • Salem History Encyclopedia of American Business; Fifty States; Great Athletes; Forties - Nineties in America; Great Events Series; Great Lives Series; Milestone Documents Series; Musicians & Composers of the 20th Century; Weapons and Warfare access in library or remote access login = library account number

  • Salem Literature Critical Insights series; Critical Survey of Long Fiction, 4th ed., 10v, 2010 access in library or remote access login = library account number

  • Salem Science Encyclopedia of Global Resources, 2v 2010; Encyclopedia of Global Science, 3v, 2009 access in library or remote access login = library account number

  • Small Business Collections for business schools and entrepreneurs, this compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find hundreds of full text subject-appropriate periodicals. login = library account number

  • Small Business Resource Center learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites. login = library account number

  • Southern Life full-text articles that relate directly to Southern living, both past and present, including people, places, historical events and more login = library account number

  • Special Collections Genealogy and Local History Database index to the library's periodicals collection, family history vertical file, births, Edith Rucker Whitley collection, marriages, maps and news articles about Williamson County

  • Student Edition K-12 over 1100 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more GALE POWER SEARCH login = library account number

  • Student Resources in Context Topic perspectives by integrating a multitude of content delivering an authoritative multimedia selection of content — primary sources, overviews, videos, interactives and much more

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  • The Tennessean Historical Tennessee papers 1812 to 1922 and Nov 7, 2002 to present. Current content published third day after publication date. Includes Nashville newspaper articles and obituaries login = library account number

  • Tennessee Newspaper Collection The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN and the Knoxville News Sentinel hosted by Infrotrac. login = library account number

  • Testing and 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. login = library account number

  • Tumblebook Library online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love call for user name and password
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  • Value Line Investment Survey Subscription includes: The Value Line Investment Survey, The Value Line Investment Survey Small and Mid-Cap Edition, The Value Line Mutual Fund Survey, The Value Line Daily Options Survey, The Value Line Special Situations Service and The Value Line Convertibles Survey. login = library account number

  • Visions of the Past: Index Thelma Battle's African American Exhibit Catalogs

  • Vocations, Careers & Technical Education Collection content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals. login = library account number

  • Williamson County Obituaries Database collection of obituaries gleaned from local newspapers from the early 1900s to date

  • World Book online encyclopedia login = library account number

  • World History Collection well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher. login = library account number

  • Zinio Online Magazines unlimited remote access to magazines purchased for WCPLtn patrons. Available on your computer, tablet or mobile device.See the Zinio Information / FAQ page for assistance with:
    • Setting up your Library Zinio account.
    • Setting up your Zinio Website account.
    • Finding content within a magazine.
    • List of magazines by title.

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