Museum Passes

New in 2017, borrow a day pass for one of seven area museums. Phone us or visit our museum page to reserve.

Research databases

The Jackson Library provides subscription access to several research databases. All but Ancestry Library Edition can be accessed from your home computer. Call or email us for usernames and passwords. A take-home brochure with web addresses, usernames and passwords can be picked up at the library. Training for using these resources is available at the library. Contact us to request assistance.

News and Current Events

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Current events with articles, an online dictionary, & resources including newspapers, biographies, opinion polls, book reviews & government information.

Current events with articles, an online dictionary, & resources including newspapers, biographies, opinion polls, book reviews & government information.

Magazine and Journal Articles

General adult & high school audience

General adult & high school audience

Undergraduate and Graduate students.

Undergraduate and Graduate students.

MAS Ultra School Edition

Provides full text for over 515 general interest and current events magazines.

Middle Search Plus

Provides full text for over 145 magazines covering
general topics appropriate for middle and jr. high school students.

Primary Search

Provides full text for 57 children’s magazines and over 100 children’s pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student.

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Almanacs, and Thesauri

All ages.

All ages.

High school & middle school.

High school & middle school.

Kids Search

Middle school & older elementary school.

Searchasaurus

A colorful, easy-to-use search interface for elementary and middle school students.

Health

Consumer health information.

Consumer health information.


Overview of health related topics.

Overview of health related topics.


Spanish-language health & wellness information.

Spanish-language health & wellness information.


MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You

Education

High-quality, valuable collection of education journals.

High-quality, valuable collection of education journals.


Education resource information center.

Education resource information center.

Business & Career

Scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting, international business & more.

Scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting, international business & more.


Regional business news and publications for the United States and Canada.

Regional business news and publications for the United States and Canada.

Books & Reading

Book recommendations for adults.

Book recommendations for adults.


Novelist K-8

A reader’s advisory service that specifically targets children and young adults. It contains materials for all K-8 grade levels and includes picture books, children’s “chapter” books and young adult titles.

Other

All aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

All aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.