Fix your car like the professionals with this handy database. Simply look up your make, model and year of your vehicle and you will be well on your way to getting information on repairs, recalls, and more! Also if you find the work beyond your expertise, get an accurate price guide for the work needing to be done.
Driving-Tests.org provides access to free driving tests and DMV handbooks in English and Spanish.
Duolingo offers free, online and app-based language courses. Learning with Duolingo is fun and addictive. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level up.
eSequels lists the most popular series so you can discover a new author or rediscover an enjoyable series of years past. eSequels also lists the novels in correct reading sequence so you can begin at the beginning rather than blunder into the middle of “Act III.”
Learning Express is an online learning and test preparation service. Whether you are looking to get your high school equivalency, get into college, advance your career, or become a U.S. citizen, there are practice tests and ebooks available for you. Create an account with your library card number and start learning today!
Medline Plus is your go-to resource for all things medical. The U.S. National Library of Medicine makes sure that you have the most up to date information for any and all health related information. Find everything from drug and supplement information, video tutorials for surgery and other related procedures, to current trends and topics in health today. Find all this and more in multiple languages so you can be the best informed about your health.
Novelist will help you select fiction to read, based on books you have read, authors you enjoy, or topics in which you are interested.
USA Learns is a free website that helps adults learn English and prepare for U.S. citizenship online.
The ever popular Ancestry is here for all your genealogical needs! Access to this database works best when used within the library, otherwise feel free to click on the Heritage Quest link below.
CDNC is a freely accessible repository of digitized California newspapers from 1846 to the present. This collection includes 193,562 issues comprising 2,046,273 pages and 16,861,779 articles.
This excellent and ever-expanding database provides family history information found in public birth, marriage, death, and census documents collected from around the world by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Like Ancestry, this wonderful tool is available to see who is in your family tree! While Ancestry is meant to be used within the library, this database is meant to help you fulfill your genealogical curiosity at any hour!
Online Archive of California (OAC) provides free public access to detailed descriptions of primary source collections (artwork, manuscripts, papers, historic photographs, etc.) maintained by more than 150 libraries, special collections, archives, historical societies, and museums throughout California, including collections maintained by the 10 University of California (UC) campuses.
With 5,000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com's award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners (ages 2-7+). From Age of Learning, Inc. *This resource is only available at the library.
Brittanica is a well know name in education and thanks to the California State Library, we now have access to their digital learning resources. Simply select what level of education you are looking for and your search results will bring a plethora of information geared to your K-12 needs.
Para Brittanica en Español, siga el enlace de arriba.
Designed for public libraries, Ebsco's Explora provides full text for magazines, trade publications and periodicals covering general interest subject areas, including business, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains a robust collection containing photos, maps and flags.
GreenFILE covers connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.
Masterplots offers 12,000 reference articles focusing on plot summaries, critical commentary, character profiles, literary settings, and biographical profiles of classic and significant works of literature.
This free resource compliments of the California State Library is loaded with materials to help students with all their K-12 needs! Use this resource to find all of the recommended and required reading material for your classes as well as customize your reading lists for optimum results.
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.