2-1-1 Long Island Database

Search over 11,000 health, human services and educational resources on Long Island.

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Academic OneFile

Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Updated daily.

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AllData Car Repair

*Must access through Internet Explorer Browser* Covers wiring diagrams, trouble code diagnostics, recommended service intervals, cost of parts & labor, a component locator, technical service bulletins, and specifications. (Please be aware this site only works properly with Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox web browsers, it will not work in Google’s Chrome browser.)

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American Board of Medical Specialties

This authoritative reference tool provides certification status and professional information about board certified physicians from the 24 Member Boards.

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American Hebrew & Jewish Messenger

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1857 – 1922

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American Physical Society’s Online Journals

The American Physical Society (APS) has given readers and researchers in public libraries in the United States full use of all online APS journals, from the most recent articles back to the first issue in 1893, a collection including over 400,000 scientific research papers.

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Ancestry Plus

With over 1.2 billion records in over 3,000 databases, AncestryPlus is the most comprehensive online source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research available.

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AutoMate

This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. Content has been provided by MOTOR Information Systems.

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Biography Reference Bank

Find in-depth, original profiles of current biographies with full-text articles, page images and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals.

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Book Index with Reviews

Book Index with Reviews™ (BIR) is a comprehensive database that provides information on over 5 million book titles, in a wide range of formats. BIR also contains almost 800,000 full-text searchable book reviews from the sources that you trust: Library Journal, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Booklist and others.

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Brainfuse Adult Learning Center

The Adult Learning Center can help with resume writing, resources for job searching, Microsoft Office help, practice tests for US citizenship and online test coaching for high school equivalency tests.

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Brainfuse HelpNow!

The Adult Learning Center can help with resume writing, resources for job searching, Microsoft Office help, practice tests for US citizenship and online test coaching for high school equivalency tests.

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Britannica Academic

Encyclopedia articles, full-text journal and magazine articles, primary sources, multimedia, and other unique resources and tools for college-level learners, researchers, and faculty.

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Britannica Escolar (Primaria and Secundaria)

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Britannica Escolar Primaria

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Britannica Escolar Secundaria

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Britannica School – Elementary

Encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for Kindergarten – 6th grade.

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Britannica School – High

Encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for High School students.

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Britannica School – Middle

Encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for 7th, 8th and 9th grade students.

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Britannica School (Elementary, Middle and High)

Encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for Elementary, Middle and High School students.

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Business Insights: Essentials

Provides access to a variety of global business information: competitive intelligence, career and investment opportunities, business rankings, and company histories. Formerly known as Business & Company Resource Center.

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Business Source Premier

Updated daily, this source presents full text for periodicals related to all areas of business.

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Career Cruising

Learn more about yourself and careers that suit your interests. Search for careers and find out what they are really like. Find out where to get the education you need to start your career. Search jobs by zip code.

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Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database

Features reviews of several thousand children’s books. Helps teachers, librarians, childcare providers, and parents make appropriate choices for children. At their page click on “Subscriber Login” to access database.

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Choices Planner for Adults

Questions about careers, education, financial aid or the job search? Looking to start the self-assessment process? Begin here!

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Choices Planner for High School Students

Questions about careers, education, financial aid or the job search? Looking to start the self-assessment process? Begin here!

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Civil Service Test Prep (Overdrive)

Borrow test prep materials in easy downloadable eBooks.

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Consumer Reports Car Buying Guide Search

Online Text Version. Full text access to the 2018 Car Issue of Consumer Reports.

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Consumer Reports Search

ConsumerReports.org offers buying advice, products ratings, product reviews, recommendations and money-saving advice and tips.

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Credo Reference

Searching 3,273,259 full text entries in 463 reference books.

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CultureGrams

CultureGrams editors have added over 100 new videos! Watch traditional musicians in Ethiopia, kids gathering water in CAR, and a wedding procession in Cameroon, among many others!

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Databases A-Z

Searching for a specific magazine? Look here through this A to Z list.

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Driver’s Education Program

New York State specific information and permit practice tests for: 11 car practice tests, 8 motorcycle practice tests, 3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)

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ERIC/EBSCO

Access information from education-related journals. Many are full text.

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Explora Public Libraries

Includes the following databases: ERIC, History Reference Center, Teacher Reference Center, MasterFile Elite, Literacy Reference Center, Student Reference Center, GrennFile, Topic Overviews 6-12

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Fold3

Browse historical military records.

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Gale Directory Library

The Gale Directory Library hosts a variety of directories. Use it to search, sort and export a variety of information such as financial information for companies, membership figures for associations, education- related financial aid and scholarships, and much more.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

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General OneFile

A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

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GreenFILE

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects.

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Health Reference Center Academic

Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac’s award-winning Health Reference Center. All in a single, easy-to-use database, the material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

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HeritageQuest

Presents Federal Census records plus searchable family histories.

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History Reference Center

Search for historical information from reference books, encyclopedias, and historical magazines.

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Home Improvement Reference Center

The Home Improvement Center database contains straightforward explanations and instructions and clear photos for all of the following categories: electrical, plumbing, home maintenance, woodworking, outdoor projects, remodeling and redecorating. It also includes how-to-videos, glossaries of terms and conversion tables for all kinds of measuring.

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Kid InfoBits

Find magazines articles, maps, flags, images and more for students grades K through 5th.

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Law Depot

Fill in online and print out ready to use legal forms for free.

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LearningExpress

Prepare for academic, civil service, military, and career tests by practicing online; obtain scoring and maintain a record of completed work. This database also features tutorials for using the Internet, operating systems for Mac or Windows computers and popular software like Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Powerpoint.

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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts(LISTA) indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals.

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Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center is a full-text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books, and literary journals. Literary Reference Center contains full text for more than 31,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticism, more than 159,000 author biographies (including more than 22,000 in-depth bios), 450 literary journals, more than 632,000 book reviews, more than 69,000 classic and contemporary poems, more than 18,000 classic and contemporary short stories, more than 5,600 author interviews, more than 8,200 classic texts and much more.

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Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an online video-tutorial library featuring over 2,000 instructional and professional development tutorials. Online video tutorials will help you learn software, creative, and business skills.

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MasterFILE Elite

Updated daily, it provides full text for many publications covering virtually every subject area.

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MEDLINE

This version of the medical information website run by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health utilizes the Ebscohost search interface and allows you to search Medline simultaneously with other Ebsco databases.

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MedlinePlus

Furnishes authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences and a host of other health related fields as provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

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MedlinePlus Espanol

Proporciona información médica autorizada sobre medicina, enfermería, odontología, medicina veterinaria, el sistema de atención de la salud, ciencias preclínicas y una multitud de otros campos relacionados con la salud a lo dispuesto por la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina de EE.UU. y los Institutos Nacionales de Salud.

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Mergent Intellect

Mergent Intellect provides comprehensive up-to-date information for over 260 million US and international companies, contact information on over 250 million consumers, demographic information including census data by zip code, job search capabilities, and news and industry reports.

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MyHeritage

Provides access to thousands of databases—including birth, death, military, census, and parish records- which makes it easier to fill in the missing information in your family tree.

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National Geographic Kids

Access more than 500 pictures that you can freely download for educational use. 200 National Geographic Kids books. Full issues of National Geographic Kids magazine, from 2009 to the present (3 month embargo.)

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National Newspaper Index (Infotrac/Newsstand)

Provides access to the indexing of the following newspapers: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post.

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New York Amsterdam News

New York Amsterdam News 1922-1993. The New York Amsterdam News became one of the nation’s leading black newspapers and one of New York’s most influential black-owned institutions. It is a great resource for both news and genealogy.

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New York State Newspapers (Infotrac)

Search major newspapers published in New York, including The New York Times and The New York Post…

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New York State Physician Profile

Here you will find profiles of all licensed doctors of medicine and osteopathy who are registered to practice medicine in New York State.
The doctor’s medical education, translational services and legal actions taken against the doctor are available.

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New York Times Historical, 1851-2014

Access to full text articles from 1851 through 2014.

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New York Times, 1980-Current

Access to full text articles from 1980 through today.

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Newsday Historical, 1940-1989

Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1940 – 1989.

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Newsday, 1985-Current

Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1985 – current.

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Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S. and International newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional newspapers. In addition, full text television and radio news transcripts are also provided.

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NoveList K-8 Plus

Discover fiction titles that are popular with young readers, as well as titles to use in the classroom. Search by theme, topic or similar book.

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NoveList Plus

NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles.

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Contains 13,000+ pro/con viewpoints and 10,000+ topic overviews and 2,000+ biographies and 1,000+ court case overviews and 300+ profiles of federal agencies and special-interest groups.

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Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

This full-text database provides a historically rich collection of hundreds of thousands of classic and contemporary poems, as well as short stories, biographies and authoritative essays on such topics as poetic forms, movements and techniques — including contemporary content from the finest publishers.

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Pronunciator

Learn 80 different languages and ESL classes for 50 non-English languages.

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Proquest/US Newsstream

Proquest/US Newsstream provides access to local, regional, and national newspapers (1980-current). Includes The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.

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Reference USA

The ReferenceUSA database contains detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S. residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers; 1 million Canadian businesses; and 11 million Canadian residents.

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Regional Business News

This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications.

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Rosetta Stone

30 languages; 50 hours of instruction; core reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills lessons; grammar and vocabulary activities; and more.

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Science Online

This curriculum-oriented resource offers a comprehensive, authoritative overview of the sciences, Diagrams, experiments, essays, definitions, and biographies are arranged by topic and contain thousands of hyperlinks.

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Science Reference Center

A science database for students that includes encyclopedias, timely articles, informational pamphlets and more.

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Sesame Street eBooks

eBooks, Audio eBooks, Interactive eBooks, and Animated eBooks

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Small Business Builder

Gale Small Business Builder is a tool that provides step-by-step guidance on planning, starting, and running a small business or nonprofit. Entrepreneurs can create entrepreneur profiles, assess business ideation, perform break-even analysis, and create business plans and financial projects.

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Small Business Resource Center

Provides resources covering all aspects of starting and operating a business, including finance, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, and taxes. Resources include sample business plans, e-books and content from over 300 business journals and magazines.

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Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Includes repair and maintenance information for ATV’s, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators, motorcycles, boats, outdoor power equipment, personal watercraft, snow blowers, snow mobiles, tillers, and other small engines.

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Something About The Author

Facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people.

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Suffolk Historic Newspapers

Covers the following: The Corrector, 1822 – 1911; The Long Island Traveler, 1872 – 1898; The Long-Islander, 1839 – 1974; The Mid-Island Mail, 1935 – 1941; Patchogue Advance, 1926 – 1948; Port Jefferson Echo, 1892 – 1931; Sag Harbor Express, 1885 – 1898; South Side Side Signal, 1869 – 1879; Suffolk County News, 1888 – 1953 and 1996 – 2007

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Teacher Reference Center

Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

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U.S./International Major Newspapers

Features a full text collection of regional, national and international newspapers.

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Wall Street Journal Historical, 1889-2000

Access to full text articles from 1889 through 2000.

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Wall Street Journal, 1984-Current

Access to full text articles from 1984 through today.

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World Book Online

Offers encyclopedia articles on a variety of subjects. Choose between an English or Spanish interface.

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World Book Online en Espanol

La enciclopedia estudiante es organizada de modo que los estudiantes pudieran encontrar la informacion rapidamente y facilmente.

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