[TRAVELER] - Part of the Arkansas Traveler Project provided by the Arkansas State Library. It can be used remotely via a library card!
[IN-HOUSE] - Database can only be accessed inside the Library.
Explore and stay informed on local, national and international topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources from around the world to around the corner, available remotely 24/7 on any device with your library card.
This is the quintessential accountant's database. It brings together highly ranked global and scholarly journals with key resources for locating quick and precise results covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day. [TRAVELER]
Topics dealing with the history, current events, and culture of African-Americans. [TRAVELER]
Details in-depth histories of African-Americans
This bibliographic database, produced by the National Agricultural Library, consists of worldwide literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports about all aspects of agriculture and related fields. [TRAVELER]
Find information on a topic related to business, education, government, politics, and more from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Pine Bluff Commercial, USA Today, and more.
Online source for the rich history and culture of America.
Includes Federal Census Records through 1940, Military Records, City Directories, Maps, and many valuable Genealogy resources. [IN-HOUSE]
Offers over 1 million topographic maps for points of interest in the United States.
Find information on state issues and events including business, companies, economics, education, government, and politics.
College search for all Arkansas colleges and universities.
AtoZdatabases is a directory and marketing database that includes 30 million businesses and 220 million residents. It is ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, job searches and finding friends and relatives. You can email, print or download results. 1,000 downloads are allowed per search.
The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media.
This database, with 600 full-text titles, is the most comprehensive Canadian reference collection available today. Accessible to readers and researchers at every level, CBCA Complete features a highly-respected, diversified mix of publications, including scholarly journals, trade publications, dissertations, books, newspapers, and magazines. [TRAVELER]
This database offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. This full-text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials, and features published in each. Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s. [TRAVELER]
The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. FDsys contains Congressional record volumes from 140 (1994) to the present. At the back of each daily issue is the "Daily Digest," which summarizes the day's floor and committee activities.
Library staff encourages everyone to follow this information and do everything you can do to help decrease the rise of COVID-19 in Pine Bluff and Jefferson County. We want to reopen the libraries and welcome you back to the renovated and new buildings but need everyone's help.
Experience the world through cultures, foods, animals, and more from each country! [TRAVELER]
World Edition, Kids Edition, State Edition, and Provinces Edition.
Curriculum Resource Center Facts on File Curriculum Resource Center. This file Database has fact sheets, Geographic Maps along with Historical Maps, Timelines, and much more.
For learners who want to practice their skills before taking the real DMV test. The site provides practice tests for the state of Arkansas.
Starting a Research Paper? Find your Research Topic here. [TRAVELER]
World Book's excellent editorial content, rich media, and interactive features in Spanish for young learners. [TRAVELER]
This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students, and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers, and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from a successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs. [TRAVELER]
This database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to education-related literature. ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books, and monographs. [TRAVELER]
Ethnic NewsWatch™ includes current journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and independent presses. Content covers 1990-present, with specialized coverage of the following ethnic categories: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People. It is updated daily with new content and contains over 2 million full-text articles. [TRAVELER]
It's all about family. FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. FamilySearch believes that families bring joy and meaning to life. FamilySearch is the largest genealogy organization in the world. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services each year to learn more about their family history. [IN-HOUSE]tutt
Gale Legal Forms
Gale LegalForms offers a wide selection of essential state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms that may be customized for the most common legal procedures. These forms are used by attorneys and law firms. Includes real estate contracts, wills, premarital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant, and many others. Many forms are ideal for supporting legal tasks relevant to business owners, such as filing for copyrights, patents and trademarks, articles of incorporation, licenses, and more.
Explore your family history with the premier collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 - today. Heritage Hub helps you easily identify relatives, uncover new information and potentially unknown family members. Includes deep coverage from all 50 states, hard-to-find content from the mid 1900s, and original obituary images. Access is available 24/7 with your library card.
Discover your family history today! [TRAVELER]
Official Government site for IRS forms and information.
Provides free access to thousands of case studies, evaluations, white papers, and issue briefs addressing some of the world's most pressing social problems.
Simplifies the job search process by allowing users to find daily updated local, regional, and national jobs from a simple user interface that is purpose-built for one task—search and apply for jobs!
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.
This database currently abstracts and indexes over 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages. Subject coverage includes all aspects of librarianship, library users, information retrieval, and more. [TRAVELER]
LinkedIn Learning for Library provides public library patrons with unlimited access to great content. This database will inspire anyone to learn the latest software, creativity, and business skills. Gives users of any skill level, bit-size tutorials, or comprehensive courses, on hundred of topics. Encourages personalized and self-paced learning, is a new source of reference materials and offers a community benefit. All this is free with your library card.
Mango Languages is an online language learning app that includes more than 60 languages programs. Learning with Mango languages is organized, practical, totally painless. Mango Languages is also available through Google Play or Apple AppStore. [TRAVELER]
MEDLINE® is a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) from the NLM controlled vocabulary. Extending back to 1946, annual input now exceeds 700,000 citations. [TRAVELER]
Designed to meet the pressing need for a lucid, comprehensive, and objective overview of the people, events, and documents that are key to understanding the region. [TRAVELER]
A major provider of news and information to public libraries, colleges and universities, schools, government and military libraries, genealogists, and others around the world.
Niche Academy is an online learning platform made for libraries. The platform gives individual libraries their own online academies that can be used as a teaching tool for both patrons and staff.
Find information on community issues and events including business, education, government, people in the news, politics, and more.
Pronunciator provides both guided and self‐directed instruction for 80 foreign languages, and ESL for 50 non‐English languages, along with a Course Designer which allows for the creation and deployment of custom courses by educators. [TRAVELER]
This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subject areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports, and videos. [TRAVELER]
This database focuses on business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere. It covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications. [TRAVELER]
This database provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government, and public research environments. [TRAVELER]
ProQuest Career & Technical Education is the definitive source for vocational information. The database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic. [TRAVELER]
This database is a premium resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics. The database includes numerous titles, most of them in full text, allowing users to search records dating back to the early 1990s. [TRAVELER]
ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes, and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. As well as the U.S. and international scholarly journals, it includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs, and other material relevant for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, and related fields. [TRAVELER]
This is for the ebrary collection provided by ProQuest. [TRAVELER]
ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary, and higher education as well as special education, homeschooling, and adult education. [TRAVELER]
This database includes journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. [TRAVELER]
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration, and more. [TRAVELER]
This database is a collection of reliable and relevant resources in the field of health administration, including journals and dissertations. [TRAVELER]
This database covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics, and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more. It includes over 550 titles, with more than 370 available in full-text, allowing you to search over 3.5M records, dating back to the early 1990s. [TRAVELER]
This database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news, and other sources. [TRAVELER]
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial, and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology, and psychometrics. [TRAVELER]
This database provides a wide range of primarily full-text, international periodicals for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies of major religions, as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought. Included are titles from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organizations. The resource reflects a wide spectrum of religious belief systems and supports the global study of religion. [TRAVELER]
Learn how to conduct research, whether it's first thinking about an idea, finding information, citing sources, avoiding plagiarism, and more. [TRAVELER]
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics. in all instances. [TRAVELER]
This database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history, and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse, and addiction, and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. [TRAVELER]
It provides an understanding of commonly studied math concepts by illustrating their use in everyday life in everyday tasks, such as buying insurance, constructing a budget, reading graphs, adjusting cooking recipes, or planning for retirement. Topics are designed to support the modern mathematics curriculum and contain examples related to the global economy. [TRAVELER]
Medicare is the federal government’s health insurance program that primarily covers people 65 and older. Original Medicare plans do not cover all medical costs, but you can buy other plans that help offset those expenses, including Medicare Advantage plans and Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap).
Senior benefits and discounts can help you make the most of your retirement dollars. Knowing what’s available to you can help you plan your retirement finances more effectively and efficiently. And it can ease some of the stress of transitioning to retirement.
A science resource database with information, learning modules, experiments, curriculum tools and videos on many scientific topics. [TRAVELER]
Editorially-Selected Resources Supporting Research Assignments. [TRAVELER]
Easy access to Social Security online services.
Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life.
Hundreds of customizable, interactive timelines of important events throughout history. (Optimized for tablets)
Provides articles on current science topics based on peer reviewed articles, conversations with scientists on various science fields, and instructional resources. [TRAVELER]
Traveler databases offer magazines, books, encyclopedias, and other resources to all Arkansas residents. Research current events, science, business, health, notable people, hobbies, and much more from your library, school, home, or office. Ask how to access Traveler at your college/university, public library, or school. (How to Use Database) [TRAVELER]
Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college, and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.
People in History, Events in History, Maps & Flags, Timelines, Science Diagrams, Science Projects, and Career Ideas. For the elementary and middle school students.
The premier resources for students and researchers at the university level with a comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated into a single search. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
A powerful reference tool designed for high school students and adults. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
World Book Discover
Reference resources for students reading below grade level because of language or learning difficulties, with content and tools specifically developed for these students. [TRAVELER]
The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites. [TRAVELER]
Engaging content, features, and tools developed especially for young students. [TRAVELER]
A mainstay to meet the research needs of students in primary/elementary and middle school with thousands of articles and multimedia. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
For advanced researchers and information seekers. [TRAVELER]