Databases (Listed Alphabetically)
Search abstracts and some full-text articles from journals and references sources. Includes arts, business, education, general reference, health, law, literature, medicine, sciences, social sciences, technology, and other subjects.
Find industry market research, statistics, trends and leading companies.
Search for census, voter, immigration, marriage and birth records ....and much more. This database is not available outside the library.
The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business & executive profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!
Includes company profiles, industry reports and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers.
Database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments.
A "one-stop-shopping" site for Rochester health information.
Find product ratings and reviews, in-depth advice, tips and trends, and recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.
Monroe County Department of Human Services: The information provided in this booklet addresses the most common issues encountered by
community Case Managers.
New York DMV explained! Get free instant access to free NY DMV practice tests (car, motorcycle and CDL), handbooks, tips and tricks, and more!
A freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment.
This database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, and more.
This database provides coverage on key education topics such as: assessment, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, science & mathematics, and more for K-12 teachers and librarians.
Contains over 140 magazines and books for elementary students. Also includes the American Heritage Dictionary.
Eight full-text newspapers for New York State (from Buffalo, New York City and Syracuse)
Provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
Covers several types of early stage investors including: venture capitalists, business incubators, angel investors and angel groups, corporate investment divisions, crowd-funding and co-operative groups.
The largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary available. 10,000 hard-to-find essays at your fingertips.
Examine the lives and works of authors and illustrators.
Full text digital reference books on a variety of topics. Including: biography, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, our nation and the world, religion, science and social issues.
Contains over 85 Gannett newspapers dating back to the 90’s. Including: the Ithaca Journal, Poughkeepsie Journal, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Journal News (White Plains), Press and Sun-Bulletin (Binghamton) and Star-Gazette (Elmira).
This database contains abstracts and some full text news and periodical articles on: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many more.
From travel planning to school work, Global Road Warrior connects you with information about countries around the world. Explore hotels, customs, history, business culture, maps and even recipes!
Explore industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence; market forecasts and industry statistics; as well as in-depth profiles of hundreds of leading companies.
Includes Encyclopedia Americana, The New Book of Knowledge, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, Amazing Animals of the World, The New Book of Popular Science, America the Beautiful, and Lands and Peoples
Full-text and abstracts of medical, nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of consumer health sources.
A powerful and popular genealogical resource that includes the Federal Census, over 25,000 family and local histories, bank and military records, and genealogical and local history resources.
More than 1,000 newspapers worldwide from 1980 to the present. Search fields by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields.
Curriculum-related, age appropriate, full-text content from elementary reference sources and magazines. The database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
Search the Monroe County Library System collection for books, music, movies, and more.
This guide is intended to assist consumers of behavioral health services, their families and professionals in finding and accessing appropriate mental health services in Monroe and Livingston Counties.
Use a favorite fiction author or title as a template to locate other authors and titles of interest. Browse theme-oriented book lists, look for outstanding titles in Best Fiction, find out more about books and authors through Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and BookTalks.
Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 13,000 pro/con viewpoints. Includes a variety of resource types: reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more.
You can learn 80 languages in any of 50 languages with Pronunciator. That’s 4,000 possible course combinations!
A journal that covers the history of Rochester and western New York. All articles are available online from 1939 to the present.
Contains over 22,000 historical and contemporary images from Rochester and Monroe County.
Where to go for: Hot Meals, Clothing for Men, Women and Children, Shelter, Services, Senior Centers and Meal Programs
The Virtual Reference Desk is a collection of web resources compiled and maintained by staff of the Monroe County Library System.
Access to World Book's non-fiction sets. Includes highly illustrated, engaging titles that support a span of curriculum areas and reading levels.
OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.