Resources A-Z

Academic Search Premier
African American Heritage
Alt Health Watch
American & English Literature
Ancestry – Library Edition
Banco de Contenidos aulaPlaneta
Biography Reference Bank
Business Source Premier
Chilton Library
Chronicling America
Computer Source
Consumer Health Complete
CultureGrams
Defiance County Veterans Directory
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
ERIC
Explora
Explora for Educators
Explora Primary Schools
Explora Secondary Schools
Fold 3
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Health Source: Nursing /Academic Edition
Heritage Quest
Hobbies & Crafts Resource Center
Home Improvement Reference Center
hoopla
L’Encyclopedie Decouverte
LinkedIn Learning
Literary Reference Center
MAS Ultra – School Edition
MasterFILE Premier
MEDLINE
Middle Search Plus
Mometrix Test Prep
Newspaper Source
NewspaperArchive
Northstar Digital Literacy
NuWav Legal Documents
Ohio Digital Library
Ohio History Central 
Ohio Means Jobs
Ohio Memory Project
Ohio Obituary Index
Oxford Research Encyclopedias
Points of View Reference Center
Professional Development Collection
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Regional Business News
Religion & Philosophy Collection
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
Science Reference Center
Small Business Source
Sociological Collection
Very Short Introductions
Vocational and Career Collection
What Tree is it?
What’s that Snake?
What’s the Point?
World Book 
World Book: Early World of Learning
World Book Kids
World Book Student
World Book Timelines
World Book Advanced

Research

NewspaperArchive
400 years of news
World Book
Award-winning encyclopedia
Academic Search Premier
Scholarly journals & articles
MasterFILE Premier
Full-text periodicals
Points of View Reference Center
Read multiple sides of an issue
Very Short Introductions
Intros to a range of subjects
Biography Reference Bank
In-depth, original profiles

Local

Defiance County Information
Find social services & more
Defiance Chamber of Commerce
Visit the Defiance Area Chamber online
Hicksville Chamber of Commerce
Visit the Hicksville Chamber online
Defiance Community Calendar
See what’s happening in the Defiance area
Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau (DDVB)
Visit the DDVB online
Defiance County Veterans Office
Services & support for veterans

Learning

Student Support

World Book
Award-winning encyclopedia
Explora Primary Schools
Articles for grades K-5
Explora Secondary Schools
Articles for grades 6-12
Mometrix
Find test-prep materials
Culture Grams
Explore the World!
Biography Reference Bank
In-depth, original profiles

 

Lifelong Learning

LinkedIn Learning
Expert-led video tutorials
Mometrix
Find test-prep materials
Northstar Digital Literacy
Learn basic computer skills
Ohio Means Jobs
Career-counseling center

Genealogy

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Ancestry – Library Edition
Research your family history
Heritage Quest
Rich genealogical resources
African American Heritage
Documenting the Black experience
Fold 3
A collection of military records
Defiance County Veterans Directory
Search for veteran records
Ohio Obituary Index
Find an obituary
NewspaperArchive
400 years of news
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
U.S. maps from the 19th/20th centuries
Ohio Memory Project
A collaborative digital library
Chronicling America
17 million historic newpaper pages

Consumer & DIY

Consumer Reports
Issues that impact consumers
Chilton Library
Auto repair & maintenance 
Hobbies & Crafts Source
Detailed how-tos & creative ideas
Home Improvement Source
Full-text content from leading resources
hoopla Crafts
Find craft-related content on hoopla
NuWav Legal Documents
Download common legal forms
Health Source – Consumer Edition 
Access 80 consumer-health magazines