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Academic Research (Academic Search Premier)

Search across multiple database collections including academic journals, newspaper sources, magazines articles (including Consumer Reports), general reference publications, images, and, as well as selections of eBooks and eAudiobooks.

CultureGrams Online

A series of reference tools on world cultures, including maps, statistics and other information on 187 countries and the 50 U.S. States.

eLibrary Proquest Database

Offers more than 1,500 full-text sources, with improved functionality, and a fun and easy-to-use search interface. Includes magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips. (ProQuest) SDL Project

Flipster Digital Magazines

Click on the Flipster link to easily access a site where you can browse available magazines like People, Entertainment Weekly, and Consumer Reports. You can then click on a magazine to view it within your browser. This means you can access Flipster from any computer, laptop, or mobile device, as long as you are connected to the Internet.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.

Legal Information Reference Center

Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center offers the necessary tools and detailed how-to instructions covering a wide-range of legal issues including: Business Law, Financial Planning, Family Law, Property and Real Estate, and Rights and Disputes.  A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation’s oldest and most respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses. 

Life Magazine Archive

Each issue visually published by Time Inc., Life Magazine has featured story-telling through documentary photographs and informative captions. Each issue visually and powerfully depicted national and international events and topical stories, providing intimate views of real people and their real life situations. This collection contains more than 2,200 issues with coverage from 1936-2000.

NewsBank - Access World News Research Collection

Find global information on topics related to business, economics, education, government, health, homework help, international studies, politics, science, social issues, sports, STEM and more from a variety of news media featuring newspapers, videos and web-only content.

Northwest Room Digital Collections

These materials were compiled by digitizing some of the Northwest Room archives, as well as partnering with institutions and individuals to share their private collections. Images found in our digital collections may be downloaded and printed, used freely for research and enjoyment, and linked to from other websites if properly credited. If you wish to use images from the digital collection for publication, please contact us to verify that we hold the rights to the image. If we do, we will provide you with a high resolution image file and ask that you properly credit the Everett Public Library.

ProQuest Discovery - ALL (Card Number Required Outside Library)

Indexes 3,600 magazines and journals—2,000 of which are full text, as well as several national and Washington State newspapers. Indexes 1,000 business and management journals, trade/industry publications, 460 of which are full text.

World Book Online (Login required - click here)

Early World of Learning, World Book Kids, World Book Student, World Book Advanced, World Book Discover, and Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos.