Alphabetized Databases

​SSLDL Resources

Ancestry Library Edition 
Genealogy resources, including census images.ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

Chiltonlibrary.Com 
Step-by-step service and repair procedures, maintenance schedules, and labor estimating tool for each specific vehicle to help you confidently determine your next move. Vacuum and wiring diagrams simplify troubleshooting and help explain system operation, and close-up photographs and illustrations provide visual support. Also ASE test prep quizzes for the most popular certification exams. And it's all available to print!

Consumer Reports Online 
The world’s largest independent product testing organization. They provide expert buying advice, recommendations, and ratings on thousands of consumer products each year using their state-of-the-art labs, auto test center, and survey research center.

Foundation Center Online Directory 
Foundation Directory provides the most comprehensive database of over 140,000 grant makers and over 2.2 million recent grants awarded by the nation’s top funders. Updated Weekly.ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

Foundation Center Grants to Individuals 
Provides detailed descriptions of more than 8,300 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grant seekers. Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is updated quarterly.ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

Foundation Center Maps 
Foundation Maps is Foundation Center’s premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world. With millions of grants from 2006 to the present, innovative ways to visualize funding data, and the flexibility and precision to tailor research, helps funders and nonprofits access the knowledge they need to make strategic decisions and strengthen their impact.ONLY AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY

ReferenceUSA
Provides detailed information on millions of U.S. and Canadian businesses; searchable by company name, geographic area, yellow pages heading, and more. Additional databases cover U.S. Healthcare and Consumers/Lifestyles. Updated annually. New to ReferenceUSA? Try these video tutorials. Is your business not in the database? Just fill out the form!!

Michigan eLibrary (MeL) Resources 

Academic Search Complete 
A 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.

AutoMate
Automobile repair information on thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

Biography Reference Center 
This index contains citations that point to over 15 million biographies on nearly 5 million people, living and deceased, from all time periods, geographical locations, and fields of endeavor.

BookFlix  
An interactive experience that allows beginning readers to explore fiction and non-fiction designed to increase understanding and fluency. Increase comprehension and have fun at the same time! Grades PreK - 5.

Britanica Learning Zone 
Pre K - 2nd grade. Activity-centered learning to explore, play, read, and build technology skills.Letters, numbers, geography, shapes and much more are included. 

Britannica School 
Suite of Britannica School resources at three levels - Elementary, Middle, and High. Each contains resources at the appropriate learning and skill level including primary sources in subjects such as people, countries, science, animals, current events, and biographies.

Business Decision 
Combines geographic information system (GIS) technology with extensive business, demographic and consumer household data to help grow and develop your business. You will need to create an account to use this database.

Business Book Summaries 
Research and analyze companies, industries, and economies around the world.

Demographics Now: Business & People 
Robust and highly-detailed demographic data, ideal for gaining consumer and market insight as you consider opening a business, finding an audience for your products, analyzing the shifts and needs of a given population, and more.

eBook Business Collection
A key resource for academic and business school libraries.

eBook Collection
Over 20,000 titles on all topics are available for download to your computer. 

eBook K-8 Collection
Fiction and non-fiction books that can be read online. Picture books, homework topics, language learning.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Health Source - Consumer Edition
Subjects include fitness, nutrition, diabetes, aging, women's health, children's health, and more. Information comes from magazines, books, Clinical Reference System reports, and pamphlets.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides researchers, allied health professionals, nurses, and medical educators access to scholarly journals on many medical disciplines.

Learning Express Library
A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help student and adult learners succeed on academic or licensing tests. 

Legal Forms
Access to thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

Legal Information Reference Center
Search over 12,800 state-specific legal forms by topic including Adoption, Bankruptcy, Name Changes, and more.

Michigan Authors and Illustrators
Searchable database providing biographical and contact information.

Newspaper Source Plus
Includes millions of articles from newspapers, newswires, and news magazines.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Information on social issues, viewpoint articles, overviews, statistics, and full text articles.

Small Business Reference Center
Covers all aspects of starting and operating a business.

Turfgrass Information Center