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The Library provides a variety of online databases for self-paced learning, courtesy of the Ohio Web Library (click for a full listing).

Here are a few highlights:

Provides access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs.

The world's largest online family history resource. Billions of records.

For in-library use only.

Consumer Reports is a nonprofit organization providing unbiased product ratings and reviews.

Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts over 3,000 virtual courses that include over 130,000 videos. 

CultureGrams™ is a leading reference for concise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world. 

AtoZdatabases is the Premier Job Search, Reference & Mailing List Database including 30 million business & executive profiles & 240 million residents. 

A premier collection of historical U.S. military records that brings to life the details of America's military veterans with stories, photos, and personal documents.

An easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.

Recommended reading lists, author read-alikes, book discussion guides, award winners. May require library card to use outside of the Library.

Collections of in-depth, peer-reviewed summaries on an ever-growing range of topics in the humanities, social sciences, and science.

A language learning platform with more than 100 languages. Includes listening, reading, speaking, and writing activities.

The leading source for business and residential data in the United States. Search for jobs, research U.S. businesses, create marketing and small business plans, and more.

The leading source for business and residential data in the US records, books, and other historical records specific to African Americans to trace your genealogy or to do research.

Full-text consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address small business topics. Includes videos, advice section & details on how to create business plans.

Find "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Full-text content from leading home improvement magazines, images, and videos of popular home repair projects.