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3M Cloud Library
Download eBooks free with your library card. Compatible with PC, Mac, eReaders, smartphones, and tablets. Get the free OverDrive app on our Downloads page.
Generate sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, and more.
Streaming audiobooks. Fiction, nonfiction, classics, and Spanish language. K-Adult.

Academic OneFile
Leading journals and reference sources. Includes the New York Times back to 1995.

Ancestry Library Edition
Genealogy resource with census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. In Library use only.

Biography in Context
Biographies of people from around the world and across disciplines.
On-demand access to fully searchable, web-based books on information technology, business and well-being. Registration required.

Business Insights: Essentials
Research and analyze companies and businesses around the world.

Chilton Library (Auto Repair)
Covers service and repair for vehicles of the past 30 years, plus specialty models.

California Driver Permit practice tests for both automobile and motorcycles, along with the Driver Handbooks for each.
Freegal Music
Download up to 5 songs per week. These MP3 format songs are free, legal, and yours to keep. App now available for iOS and Android.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Reference books available online or in the free Access My Library app.

General OneFile
News and magazines on business, current events, education, literature, science, tech, and more.

Global Issues in Context
International viewpoints on global issues and current events.

Health & Wellness Resource Center & Alternative Health Information
Information and videos on disease, nutrition, herbal remedies, and prescription drugs.

Popular Spanish language and bilingual magazines.

Kids InfoBits
Geography, current events, science, health, people, history, sports and more. Grades K-5.

LearningExpress Library - Test Preparation
Practice tests and courses for ASVAB, GED, SAT, GRE, reading, math,
civil service, and more.

Legal Forms Library
A do-it-yourself resource for legal assistance.

Legal research and index to major law reviews, legal newspapers, and more.

Literature Resource Center
Biographical information, work overviews, literary criticism and reviews.
Mango Languages
Language courses include Spanish, French, German, Japanese, English, and many more. Get the free Mango app on our Downloads page.
Long Beach Press-Telegram, 1990 - present. Includes features, obituaries, editorials, announcements and more.
Newspaper Archive
Research history and genealogy with full-page vintage Long Beach (1938 - 1977), national, and international newspapers. Some archives go back hundreds of years. In Library use only.
Newspapers by ProQuest
Los Angeles Times
Historical (1881 - 1987) and Los Angeles Times Full-Text (1985 - present).

Covers more than 1,000 national and international newspapers, 1980 - present.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
One-stop source for information on social issues. Topic overviews, viewpoints, magazines, academic journals, primary source documents, statistics, and podcasts.
Download audiobooks and eBooks free with your library card. Compatible with PC, Mac, eReaders, smartphones, and tablets. Get the free OverDrive app on our Downloads page.
Oxford African American Studies Center
Research the lives and events that shaped African American and African history and culture.

Popular Magazines
Thousands of popular magazines, including Men's Health, Newsweek, the New Yorker, Popular Science, and Vanity Fair.

Science in Context
Topic overviews, experiments, biographies, and media from science magazines and journals.

Student Resources in Context
A general database designed to meet the cross-curricular needs of high school students. Useful for homework and in-depth research assignments. Includes reference works, biographies, essays, overviews, primary works, images, and magazine articles.

Testing and Education Reference Center
Practice taking standardized tests such at the PSAT, SAT, GRE, ACT, TOEFL and U.S. citizenship tests...and more.

Story books, read-alongs, nonfiction, videos, puzzles, games, and language learning. Grades PreK-6.

Teen eBooks, read-alongs, graphic novels, audiobooks, and National Geographic videos. Grades 6-12.
TumbleBookCloud Junior
Elementary and middle school chapter books, read-alongs, graphic novels, audiobooks, and National Geographic videos. Grades K-8.

U.S. History in Context
Historical documents, articles, and multimedia cover pre-Colonial times to the present.

WestlawNext Patron Access
An online legal research service designed especially for patron use in government law and public libraries. In-library use only. To learn more about effective search strategies using WestlawNext, please see the links below.

WestlawNext Help Guide
WestlawNext Tutorial Videos

World Book Online
Search encyclopedia articles and media in World Book Kids, Student, Advanced, or Spanish.

World History in Context
Articles, primary source documents, and images cover world history.

Full color, interactive digital magazines. Get the free Zinio app on our Downloads page.

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