Research Databases

List of research database titles, descriptions and links


Information about books and authors.

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American & English Literature

Contains many works of poetry, drama, and prose based on books and other sources originally published in print.

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Access digital video, music, comics, e-book, and audiobook titles for use on your computer, smartphone, tablet, or television streaming device.
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Literary Reference Center

Information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames. Includes plot summaries, critical essays, biographies, and more.

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Novelist Homepage


Helps readers find their next favorite book with read-a-likes, series info, author biographies, and more. Readers’ advisory info.
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Borrow ebooks and audiobooks to read or listen to on your computer or mobile device.

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Salem Press Online Collection Homepage

Salem Press Online Collection

Access Salem Health, History, and Literature online reference books, including Magill’s Medical Guide, Decades of America, This is Who We Were, Working Americans, and more.
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