St. Louis Public Library (SLPL) provides cardholders Internet access to information in
many subject areas. Choose from the databases described below and begin searching.
The LearningExpress Library provides interactive online practice tests and tutorials to
help students and adult learners succeed with academic or licensing tests.
Multicultural Reference Center presents information about North American Indians, Asian
Americans, African Americans, Latinos, and peoples of Africa, Europe and the Americas.
Search for information by title, subject, or person.
Other databases now available:
AccessScience, an online encyclopedia of science and technology, contains encyclopedia
articles, dictionary terms, biographies, research updates, and science news.
|Facts on File
Facts on File answers questions about events, issues, statistics and people of the last 20
ReferenceUSA supplies telephone numbers for 120 million households along with company data
for 11 million businesses.
Find ancestors and relatives in the complete set of
US Federal Census Records from 1790-1930.
Features college catalogs from over 22,854 two-year, four-year, graduate, professional and
Newsfile provides access to over 500 regional and national newspapers, wire services, and
broadcasts from 1991 to present.
Congressional Quarterly covers topics in American government, politics, history, public
policy, and current affairs.
Novelist helps fiction readers of all ages find the perfect book to read.
databases listed below in any combination.
(Databases below are funded by the Missouri State Library and provided by MOREnet as part
of the REAL Project)
Use MasterFILE Elite (EBSCOhost)
to get full articles from over 1,210 magazine titles covering nearly all subjects
including general reference, business, health, multi-cultural issues, current events, and
Use EBSCOhost's USPI Volume II, Advice for the Patient, to get timely patient-oriented
drug data, descriptions of symptoms and information on treatments.
History Reference Center offers full-text articles from over 650 history reference books
and encyclopedias, 59 history magazines, and 58,000 historical documents. Also included
are 43,000 biographies and 12,000 photos and maps.