Expanded Database AccessExpanded Database Access
don Tue, 03/24/2020 - 10:51
During the COVID-19 outbreak, many information providers are making their resources more widely accessible to library patrons. Here are some resources that are temporarily available with your library card.
- Ancestry Library Edition, ordinarily only available from public library computers, is temporarily available from your home. Visit ohioweblibrary.org/db/ancestry for access.
- NewspaperArchive.com is offering remote access to their collection of over 300 million digitized newspaper pages. Visit ohioweblibrary.org/db/newspaperachive for access. (Ends May 15, 2020)
- World Book has created an expanded distance learning resource page, with tips, tutorials and activities. www.worldbookonline.com/training/distance-learning/distance-learning.htm
- Tumblebooks is offering their collections for free until August 2020.
- EBSCOhost has upgraded their core product subscriptions to their highest category options until June 15.