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ABC-CLIO American History  ABC CLIO American History (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
From the explorers of the Americas to the issues of today's headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation's evolution.

Also see the complete Digital Collection From ABC-CLIO below for complete history information.
ABC-CLIO Daily Life Through History  ABC CLIO Daily Life Through History (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
This is a cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students. Moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life and culture. Shows how fascinating and fun it is to explore how others lived and live their lives, and how their lives shaped ours. (Daily Life Through History and Daily Life America databases are now combined.

Includes:
Multiproduct Home Page
Pop Culture Universe
Daily Life Through History
The African American Experience
The Latino American Experience
The American Indian Experience

ABC-CLIO Databases  ABC CLIO Databases
To search across all or any combination of databases, this is the home page. Includes the following databases: American Government; American History; The American Mosaic: The African American Experience; The American Mosaic: The American Indian Experience; The American Mosaic: The Latino American Experience; Daily Life Through History; Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society; Pop Culture Universe: Icons, Idols, Ideas; United States Geography; World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society; World Geography: Understanding a Changing World; World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras; World History: The Modern Era.

ABC-CLIO Issues: Understanding Controversy and SocietyABC CLIO Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
This database helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy, providing authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on today's most important issues.

World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society  ABC CLIO World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society (In-Library) (Remote Access)

This database is an invaluable online resource that presents comprehensive information and unique insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world from antiquity to today. The only online resource focused on the causes and consequences of wars fought around the world, elucidating the global impact of these conflicts.
Academic OneFile
Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.
Acceda Noticias
Spanish language full-text news articles collected from 8 national newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database.
Los artículos españoles de noticias de repleto-texto de idioma reunieron de 8 periódicos nacionales--todo en un fácil a busca la base de datos.
ABC-CLIO The African American ExperienceThe African American Experience (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
The widest-ranging and easiest-to-use online collection on African American life ever assembled. Provides rock-solid information from authorities in the field and allows African Americans to speak for themselves through a wealth of primary sources. Drawing on over 400 volumes, and designed under the guidance of leading librarians, this database gives voice to the black experience from its African origins to the present day.

Agriculture Collection
With broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields, this collection provides a comprehensive view of this growing body of knowledge. Comprised of hundreds of journals and magazines, researchers will have access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

ABC-CLIO The American Indian Experience  The American Indian Experience (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)

A digital resource that illuminates the histories and contemporary cultures of the Native peoples of North America. Content includes hundreds of primary documents and media, including treaties, speeches, and captivity narratives as well as traditional storytelling, a wealth of maps, photographs, and video
ABC-CLIO American Government  American Government (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
American Government explains the foundations of our government, connects these concepts to the issues of the day, and examines the strengths and weaknesses of the political and economic systems of the United States by comparing them to those of other countries.

ABC-CLIO American History  American History (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
From the explorers of the Americas to the issues of today's headlines, American History investigates the people, events, and stories of our nation's evolution.

Also see the complete Digital Collection From ABC-CLIO below for complete history information.
The American Mosaic:
The African American Experience (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
The Latino American Experience (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
The American Indian Experience (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
Wide-ranging and easy to use, the American Mosaic is the first-ever full-text database to focus on the history and culture of African Americans, U.S. Latinos, and American Indians. The Mosaic combines the award-winning African American Experience, the groundbreaking Latino American Experience,and the robust American Indian Experience with content that spans the centuries.

America's Newspapers   America’s Newspapers
Contains the electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. (Contains the abstract and full-text version of thousands of articles from Florida's top daily newspapers, including - among others - the Tampa Tribune, the Florida Times-Union, the Miami Herald, the St. Petersburg Times, and the Orlando Sentinel.)
America's Death Notices and Obituaries   America’s Obituaries & Death Notices
Contains the largest and most comprehensive newspaper collection of obituaries and death notices with an easy-to-use interface. Search by name, date range, or text such as residence, occupation, hobbies, family members, or other personal information.
Ancestry Library Edition   Ancestry Library Edition (ProQuest)  (In-Library Use Only)
Contains over 450 million digitally enhanced census records from the U.S. Federal Census. Also includes immigration, vital, military, court, church and ethnic records; city directories; genealogical societies; Social Security Death Index; family history library; and much more.
ArchiveGrid  ArchiveGrid  (In-Library Use Only)
Online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections owned by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. ArchiveGrid is an important destination for searching for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives.
Automobile Repair Reference Center Automobile Repair Reference Center (EBSCO)
Questions on how to repair a car? Need to know the maintenance schedule on a specific make/model? Important Recalls and Service Bulletins? This resource covers all automobile make and models from 1945 to the present. With an easy-to-use interface, it places repair guides, and other important information at your fingertips.

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Biography in Context  Biography in Context
Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. Just like all the new revolutionary In Context products is a curriculum-aligned resource that offers media-rich content in context that's updated daily to meet the needs of today’s user.

Gale Books and Authors   Books and Authors (Gale)
Readers can use Books & Authors to enhance the experience of the book they are currently reading, digging deeper into its themes and origins, or learning how the author's life and times contributed to the work.
Bureau of Business and Economic Research
BEBR's Mission:
To collect, analyze and generate economic and demographic data on Florida and its local areas
To conduct economic and demographic research that will inform public policy and business decision making
To distribute data and research findings throughout the state and the nation.

The Future of the Florida Statistical Abstract Online
More data series are continually added on a weekly basis. Our goal is to create an aggregated repository and become Florida's number one data source online. In the future we plan to start including data series going back to the first edition of the Florida Statistical Abstract from 1967. With improved graphing tools available soon, you'll be able to compare data of multiple localities or series together.

Business Essentials: Insights (Gale)  Business Insights: Essentials (Gale)
Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Featuring the content you need to explore a global business landscape:
  • extensive reference content from Gale's core business collection
  • easy-to-use company fundamentals and investment research reports
  • industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more
Business Economics and Theory Collection  Business Economics and Theory Collection
This collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. Perfect for business classes, users will find more than 150 full-text journals to support their research.

Gale's Small Business Resource Center  Business Resource Center, Small
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
Transparent Language Learning

Language Online, Transparent

Byki Online (Language Learning) is now Transparent Language Online

Learn a new language using a self-paced, online language-learning system. The Byki learning method takes users through a series of simple steps to memorize words and phrases in a new language, including their meanings and proper pronunciation, in the shortest possible time. Create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons.

  • When accessing this database inside the library, you will not be asked for a library card number.
  • When accessing this database remotely, you will see "Sign Up With Barcode or User ID"
  • When this is clicked, you will be asked for bar code which is your library card number.
  • Enter your library card number using lower case letters to create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons.

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Catalog of Art Museums Online  CAMIO–Catalog of Art Museum Images Online  (In-Library Use Only)
A premier resource of high-quality art images from around the world contributed and described by leading museums, all rights-cleared for educational use. Every work in CAMIO is represented by at least one high-resolution image and a description. Many have additional views of the work, sound, video and curatorial notes. CAMIO art images span the following categories: Photographs, Prints, Sculptures, Paintings, Decorative arts, Posters, Costumes, Utilitarian objects, Jewelry.
Career TransitionsCareer Transitions
Users will have a multitude of job search options, including temporary positions, apprenticeships, internships and entry-level positions.
Helps users create targeted resumes and cover letters. Users will also find helpful tips and advice from career experts on applying for jobs, interviewing, networking.
Communications and Mass Media Collection
From marketing professionals to students studying for advanced degrees in linguistic theory, this collection provides current and accurate information in full-text from journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and many more.
Computer Database (InfoTrac)  Computer Database (InfoTrac)  (In-Library Use Only)
Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.
Criminal Justice Collection  Criminal Justice Collection
Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection rises to the challenge. Users will have access to hundreds of full-text journals.
Literature Criticism Online  Criticism Online, Gale Literature
This 10 award-winning Gale series comprises Literature Criticism Online covering centuries of critiques on authors and their works spanning all time periods, types of literature and regions. The collection includes the following titles: Children's Literature Review, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.
Culinary Arts Collection  Culinary Arts Collection
The Culinary Arts collection includes major cooking and nutrition magazines, culinary journals and several Delmar Reference titles. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

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ABC-CLIO Daily Life Through History  Daily Life Through History (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
This is a cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students. Moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life and culture. Shows how fascinating and fun it is to explore how others lived and live their lives, and how their lives shaped ours. (Daily Life Through History and Daily Life America databases are now combined.

Includes:
Multiproduct Home Page
Pop Culture Universe
Daily Life Through History
The African American Experience
The Latino American Experience
The American Indian Experience

Demographics Now  Demographics Now
Geographic Business Intelligence for:
• Identify household buying patterns
• Create and analyze trade areas
• Identify business locations
• Target messaging, media buys and direct marketing campaigns
• Find new customers and reach them more effectively
• Reveal untapped markets
• Select the right merchandise mix
• Expand into appropriate markets

DemographicsNow:  Business & People  Demographics Now: Business & People
Instant access to highly detailed U.S. demographic, business, and residential data
• Assess business viability
• Perform market and site location analysis
• Create sales leads and/or marketing mailing lists
• Find potential sponsors and donors to grow a non-profit
• Prepare a small business plan
• Analyze minority ownership
• Compare macro and micro trends of a selected population
• Determine business failures by industry type
• Compare the demographics and market potential of any geography(ies) in the United States
Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online  Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online
Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online 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.
Digital Sanborn Maps Online  Digital Sanborn Maps (ProQuest)   (*Remote Access)   (In-Library Use)
*Instructions for Accessing Sanborn Maps Through Remote Access
The Library's collection in print format is bound in large, oversized books which can be cumbersome to use. Patrons are encouraged to use the Online or Microfilm formats as a way to gain easier access to map information. Library staff is always available for assistance with all three formats.
ABC-CLIO Digital Collection
Digital Collections from ABC-CLIO Single Point of Access
(In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
Topics Available:
American Government American Government American History American History
The African American Experience The American Mosaic:
The African American Experience
The Latino American Experience The American Mosaic:
The Latino American Experience
The American Indian Experience The American Mosaic:
The American Indian Experience
Daily Life Through History Daily Life through History
Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society Pop Culture Universe: Icons, Idols, Ideas Pop Culture Universe:
Icons, Idols, Ideas
United States Geography United States Geography World at War World at War
World Geography: Understanding Conflict and Society World Geography:
Understanding Conflict and Society
World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras World History:
Ancient and Medieval Eras
World History: The Modern Era World History: The Modern Era    


Diversity Studies Collection  Diversity Studies Collection
A must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, this collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes more than 150 journals.
Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media
Contains listings for radio and television stations and cable companies. Print media entries provide address; phone, fax numbers, and e-mail addresses; key personnel, including feature editors; and much more. Broadcast media entries provide address; phone, fax, and e-mail addresses; key personnel; owner information; hours of operation; networks carried and more. Scope includes U.S., Canadian, and international media.
Directory of Open Access Journals DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals
Freely accessible online journals, subject-specific archives and collections of material provide a valuable supplement of knowledge to existing published scientific information. Covering many subject areas and languages, DOAJ aims to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scholarly journals that use a quality control system to guarantee the content.

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EBSCOHost

eBooks on EBSCOhost®   (Remote Access Available)*
With a collection of over 28,000 titles , this general reference collection features fiction titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers.

A wide range of subjects and topics are covered to meet research needs, including substantial offerings in Self-Help, Health & Fitness, Games, Crafts & Hobbies, Medical, Cooking and Religion. This collection also features titles on Recreation and Leisure, Geography, Commerce, Finance, The Family, Marriage, Women, Folklore, Social and Public Welfare, and Home Economics.

Printable EBSCO eBooks User Guide

The eBook Collection requires that users create their free account on a JPL public computer. Once the free account is created at a JPL public computer, users are then able to access their account from any computer. Find your nearest library branch.
For eBooks on EBSCOhost® information on creating a free account, system requirements, and available formats, click here.
MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO)
MasterFILE Premier contains full text for thousands of general reference magazines and publications and covers a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

MasterFILE Premier contains PDF backfiles* (as far back as 1975) for key publications including American Libraries, Foreign Affairs, History Today, Judaism, Library Journal, National Review, Saturday Evening Post and more.
* Science News is available in HTML back to 1975.

Educator's Reference Complete
Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database. The database is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.
Electronic Collections Online: Full Text Magazine Articles   (In-Library Use Only)
A resource whereby users can access the content of thousands of full-text articles in the online catalogs of thousands of libraries. Uses FirstSearch as an easy-to-use search method. Links indicate how many and which libraries possess copies of the items, the subject areas discussed, as well as excerpts or text for some materials.
Email Book Preview
Join our OnLine Book Clubs and start reading books in your email. Each day we’ll send you a 5-minute portion of a book. By the end of the week, you’ll have read 2-3 chapters. If you’d like to finish a book, stop by the library and pick up a copy. Every week we feature new books. Sign up today and start reading tomorrow.
Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S.
Comprehensive source of detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23,000 organizations in categories such as trade, business, and commercial; legal, governmental, public administration, and military; cultural; educational; veterans, hereditary, and patriotic; athletic and sports; fan clubs, and many more.
Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Providing robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes magazines and academic journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.
Expanded Academic ASAP  Expanded Academic ASAP
From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers - many with full text and images!

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Fine Arts and Music Collection  Fine Arts and Music Collection
More than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered, this database provides resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.
Florida Database  Florida Database
Full Text journals with a focus on the State of Florida.
Florida Electronic Library  Florida Electronic Library
A program funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services. Access to many resources, from InfoTrac to Kids InfoBits, is granted to the holder of a valid Florida library card.
Florida Navigator
Florida Navigator is dedicated to offering you access to the widest possible range of resources. You are now able to search our collection and the collections of many other libraries worldwide using WorldCat, the world's largest network of library-based content and services.
Foundation Directory Online Professional Foundation Directory Online Professional   (In-Library Use Only)
Designed for the professional. Offers extensive program details for leading foundations; detailed application guidelines; and sponsoring company information for corporate givers. Also includes a searchable file of 400,000+ grants.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online   Foundation Grants to Individuals Online   (In-Library Use Only)
Designed for the individual user. Offers extensive program details for leading foundations; detailed application guidelines; and sponsoring company information for corporate givers. Also includes a searchable file of 400,000+ grants.

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Gale Books and Authors   Gale's Books and Authors
Readers can use Books & Authors to enhance the experience of the book they are currently reading, digging deeper into its themes and origins, or learning how the author's life and times contributed to the work.
Demographics Now  Gale's Demographics Now
Geographic Business Intelligence for:
• Business & Marketing Plans — fast and easy formatted reports available in seconds!
• Determining where you should locate your business.
• Understanding your customers better — How much do they earn? How much do they spend?
• Analyzing new markets…should you expand to other areas?
• Targeting direct mail and advertising programs — to the customers most likely to buy your product/service.
• Identifying where your competitors are located.
• Great for territory sales planning!
• Lifestyle customer segmentation categorization used by the professionals.

Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media  Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media
Contains listings for radio and television stations and cable companies. Print media entries provide address; phone, fax numbers, and e-mail addresses; key personnel, including feature editors; and much more. Broadcast media entries provide address; phone, fax, and e-mail addresses; key personnel; owner information; hours of operation; networks carried and more. Scope includes U.S., Canadian, and international media.
Gale Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S.
Comprehensive source of detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23,000 organizations in categories such as trade, business, and commercial; legal, governmental, public administration, and military; cultural; educational; veterans, hereditary, and patriotic; athletic and sports; fan clubs, and many more.
Health & Wellness Resource Center Gale Health & Wellness Resource Center
Find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on alternative and general medical topics. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Intended for informational purposes only.
Legal Forms  Gale LegalForms
Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Also included is a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language.
Literature Criticism Online  Gale Literature Criticism Online
This 10 award-winning Gale series comprises Literature Criticism Online covering centuries of critiques on authors and their works spanning all time periods, types of literature and regions. The collection includes the following titles: Children's Literature Review, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.
Gale Power Search   Gale Power Search
Search for any term or phrase and find articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers and books along with videos, images and podcast content.
Gale's Small Business Resource Center  Gale's Small Business Resource Center
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
Testing and Education Reference Center
Gales's Testing & Education Reference Center With Career Module
A start-to-finish resource with all the information and support materials needed to make informed, confident decisions to shape the rest of your life.
  • Over 100 practice tests and courses (GED prep, SAT Subject Tests, FCAT and many others)
  • Career module includes test prep help to obtain licenses for a career as a Practical or Registered Nurse, civil service (firefighter, police officer, postal worker, realtor), teacher certification and many others. Includes Online Resume Builder.
  • Information on over 4,000 accredited schools

Gale U.S. History in Context   Gale U.S. History in Context
U.S. History in Context delivers comprehensive, contextual, media-rich search results from the most extensive online collection of historical information available today.
Gale Virtual Reference Library  Gale Virtual Reference Library
A collection of downloadable reference e-books available from the Florida Electronic Library and Jacksonville Public Library, the Virtual Reference Library includes MacMillan's Biology, the Gale Encyclopedias on Alternative Medicine, Cancer, Genetic Disorders, Medicine, Multicultural America, Popular Culture, World of Earth Science, and Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America and as of 11/2010, 205 new titles.
Gale World History in Context  Gale World History in Context
World History in Context offers students and researchers unparalleled access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents. World History in Context moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe, to ensure that the events, movements and individuals that defined, informed and shaped world history are covered with a sense of balance.
Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection
Farmers, landscape architects, and biotechnologists alike will have their information appetites sated with this collection of journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture. A fertile and growing collection, this collection includes content relating to both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies.
Gender Studies eCollection
This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.
General Business File ASAP   General Business File ASAP
Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available.
General OnFileGeneral OneFile
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
General Reference Center Gold   General Reference Center Gold
A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources in one easy-to-use interface. Find articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals, many with full-text and images. Find the latest current events, popular culture, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
General Science eCollection
A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.

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H1N1 (Swine Flu)
Tips, facts and news directly from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control).
H1N1 Influenza Pandemic
This site contains a growing selection of reports, papers, newsletters, posters, and other important materials from government agencies and other trusted sources.
Health & Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module Health & Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module
Find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on alternative and general medical topics. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Intended for informational purposes only.
Health Reference Center Academic Health Reference Center Academic
Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
History of the Holocaust
A collection of eBooks that deal with the Holocaust.
Gale U.S. History in Context  History - U.S. History in Context
U.S. History in Context delivers comprehensive, contextual, media-rich search results from the most extensive online collection of historical information available today.
Gale World History in Context  History - World History in Context
World History in Context offers students and researchers unparalleled access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents. World History in Context moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe, to ensure that the events, movements and individuals that defined, informed and shaped world history are covered with a sense of balance.
Home Improvement Collection
Even the smallest home improvement project can be daunting: with this collection of home improvement focused titles, hobbyists and professional carpenters alike will immediately put their projects on a more solid foundation. Coverage includes such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.
Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
With current and relevant content from industry journals, travel guides and magazines this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.

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Information Science & Library Issues eCollection
This collection, comprised of content from more than 100 leading industry journals, provides current and accurate information for this fast-moving field. Information professionals and other knowledge workers - from the research specialist to the information architect - will find appropriate and useful information in their areas of expertise, including such topics as information infrastructure, data processing techniques, metadata architectures, and more.
InfoTrac en Español ¡Informe! (InfoTrac en Español)
A collection of hispanic magazines with complete texts. It covers business, health, technology, culture, up-to-date themes and other matters.
Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
InfoTrac OneFile InfoTrac OneFile
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology.
InfoTrac Web
A vast database consisting of millions of full-text news and periodical articles, many with images. Covers a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.
International Resources
Information about accessing Books in Non-English Languages, World Music Collection, Transparent Language Online, Downloadable Non-English Books, Country Information Databases, Databases in Spanish, & World Newspapers.
ABC-CLIO Issues  Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
This database helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes and is shaped by controversy, providing authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on today's most important issues.

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InfoTrac Junior Edition  Junior Edition InfoTrac
This periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school, with magazines, newspapers and reference books (most are full-text) for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
Junior Reference Collection  Junior Reference Collection
Covering the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, this database provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, and multimedia content, including audio and video clips and more than 7,400 photographs.

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Kid's InfoBits  Kid's InfoBits
  • You may listen while you read.
  • more than 100 full-text age-appropriate magazines
  • more than 6,400 searchable indexed images
  • Merriam-Webster®'s Elementary Dictionary
  • 1,200 maps, flags & seals
  • 1,700 colorful charts and graphs

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Transparent Language Learning

Language Online, Transparent

Byki Online (Language Learning) is now Transparent Language Online
Learn a new language using a self-paced, online language-learning system. The Byki learning method takes users through a series of simple steps to memorize words and phrases in a new language, including their meanings and proper pronunciation, in the shortest possible time. Create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons.
*Enter your library card number using lower case letters to create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons.
ABC-CLIO: The Latino American Experience  The Latino American Experience  (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
The first-ever full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. Content spans from the pre-Columbian Indigenous civilizations of the Americas, through the Spanish and Mexican settlement of much of what is now the United States, to the triumphs and challenges facing present-day U.S. Latinos.
Legal Forms  Legal Forms Database
The most extensive free forms site available to library patrons. Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.
Warning: Public users should consult an attorney in your state for serious legal matters.


LegalTrac  LegalTrac
Students, law school faculty and legal researchers will all find the legal publications they need in LegalTrac®. Drawing on a wide variety of the most highly regarded legal publications, LegalTrac® provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Each title included in LegalTrac® is selected on the basis of criteria provided by a special advisory committee of the American Association of Law Libraries. LegalTrac® also contains law-related articles from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.
Literature Criticism Online  Literature Criticism Online
This 10 award-winning Gale series comprises Literature Criticism Online covering centuries of critiques on authors and their works spanning all time periods, types of literature and regions. The collection includes the following titles: Children's Literature Review, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.
LitFinder
140,000 full-text poems
800,000 additional poem citations and excerpts
7,100 full-text stories and novels
3,800 full-text essays from the 16th-20th centuries
1,250 full-text plays
2,400 full-text speeches
1,800 photos and illustrations
Literature Resource Center  Literature Resource Center
Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Includes 15-20 page signed essays on authors and literary genres from Scribner Writer's Series and the full text of 200 frequently-used Twayne Literary Masters books on individual World, US, or English authors.

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Digital Sanborn Maps Online  Maps, Online Digital Sanborn    (*Remote Access)   (In-Library Use)
*Instructions for Accessing Sanborn Maps Through Remote Access
The Library's collection in print format is bound in large, oversized books which can be cumbersome to use. Patrons are encouraged to use the Online or Microfilm formats as a way to gain easier access to map information. Library staff is always available for assistance with all three formats.
MEDLINE on First Search  MEDLINE on First Search   (In-Library Use Only)
Contains cataloged information about texts and materials in all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing. Links indicate how many and which libraries possess copies of the items, the subject areas discussed, as well as excerpts or text for some materials.
MergentIntellect  MergentIntellect
Mergent Intellect is a highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence. Coupling Mergent's expertise in developing products for the reference marketplace with D&B®'s private company database, Mergent Intellect offers new and existing clients a unique opportunity to access private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.
MergentInvestorEdge  MergentInvestorEdge
Mergent InvestorEdge provides a powerful business research tool, access to the documents and financial information you need for each individual company – incorporating the latest research technology for comprehensive investment research. Look up all corporate documents including annual, industry and equity reports as well as general contact information for each domestic and international company in our database.
MergentOnline  MergentOnline
Mergent Online is an Internet-based suite of information resources that enables in-depth business and financial research.
Military and Intelligence Collection  Military and Intelligence Database
Both the historian and reporter on the frontline will find useful information in this collection, composed of content from over 400 journals, which covers all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. Key subjects covered include: socioeconomic effects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and many more.

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*******Netlibrary is now eBooks on EBSCOhost®*******

eBooks by EBSCOhost eBooks on EBSCOhost®   (Remote Access Available)*
NOTE: eBooks on EBSCOhost® has no material newer than 2004.

The eBook Collection requires that users create their free account on a JPL public computer.
Once their free account is created at a JPL public computer, users are then able to access their account from any computer. Find your nearest library branch.

For eBooks on EBSCOhost® information on creating a free account, system requirements, and available formats,
click here.


NewsBank  NewsBank
Access to Acceda Noticias, America's Obituaries & Death Notices and America's Newspapers databases.

Go to NextReads login screen

NextReads™ Newsletters

(EBSCO)
Want to receive newsletters listing some of the hottest books recently published? Want to get the latest books in Health, Mystery, Horror, Science Fiction, or other genres? Subscribe to a NextReads™ newsletter and have a list emailed directly to you! Some are published monthly, others bimonthly.
World Affairs Council JacksonvilleSpeaker Series Reading List for the World Affairs Council
A non-partisan, non-profit organization whose mission is: To promote understanding of the world and its people and to engage citizens of Northeast Florida in becoming better informed participants in the global community.
NovelistPlus  NoveListPlus: Your Guide to Fiction and Nonfiction (EBSCO)
Fiction and nonfiction titles for all ages
Expert reading recommendations from professional librarians
Read-alikes for every title, author, and series
Easy-to-use interface designed with readers and librarians in mind
Simple but effective searching

Quick and easy-to-use resources including:
Book Discussion Guides
Thematic book lists
Reading and book-oriented articles

*NOTE: For assistance with NoveList, please click here.

Novelist Plus K-8  NoveList Plus K-8 (EBSCO)
Engage your younger readers and encourage reading success! NoveList K-8 Plus helps parents, teachers, and librarians improve literacy, connect reading across curricular areas, teach reading and writing concepts, and engage young readers.
Nursing and Allied Health Collection  Nursing and Allied Health Collection
All aspects of the Nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health care administration -- are covered. This collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

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Pop Culture eCollection
This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. This collection is made up of more than 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.
Pop Culture Universe: Icons / Idols / Ideas  Popular Culture Universe: Icons / Idols / Ideas (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
The PCU Decades Pages are one-stop guides to the icons, idols, and ideas of each decade from the 1920s to today. They provide helpful overviews to each decade as well as quick reference lists of the major films, movie stars, TV shows, songs, books, Broadway shows, awards, fads, new products, discoveries and inventions, new words and phrases, fashion trends, sports champions and awards, and obituaries for each year within each decade.

Popular Magazines
This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles.
Praeger Security International  Praeger Security International (PSI)
Praeger Security International Online (PSIO) is a one-stop source for information on terrorism and security, covering regional security, humanitarian and peace operations, weapons of mass destruction, armed forces, intelligence, military history, defense and national security, and military affairs.
ProQuest Digital Microfilm™ Wall Street Journal
The ProQuest Digital Microfilm™ solution remotely hosts the Wall Street Journal for simultaneous online viewing and retrieval in it's original full-image in the library or at any Wi-Fi hotspot.
Psychology Collection  Psychology Collection
This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops and diminishes over time. Researchers will have access to hundreds of subject-appropriate full-text periodicals - many cited in the PsycINFO index.

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Religion and Philosophy Collection  Religion and Philosophy Collection
The Religion and Philosophy Collection contains 1,404,146 articles updated as recently as November 28, 2012. All articles have been published between 1980 and 2012. Users of this collection can research different religions, philosophies and how they impact our daily lives.

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Digital Sanborn Maps Online  Sanborn Maps, Online Digital (ProQuest)   (*Remote Access)   (In-Library Use)
*Instructions for Accessing Sanborn Maps Through Remote Access
The Library's collection in print format is bound in large, oversized books which can be cumbersome to use. Patrons are encouraged to use the Online or Microfilm formats as a way to gain easier access to map information. Library staff is always available for assistance with all three formats.
Science in Context Science in Context
Supporting high school curricula and university coursework, Science in Context features authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography, this revolutionary, this curriculum-oriented online experience is designed to boost achievement for students and researchers.
Small Business eCollection
Perfect for business schools and entrepreneurs, this compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find hundreds of full text subject-appropriate periodicals.
Gale's Small Business Resource Center  Small Business Resource Center
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
Small Engine Repair Reference CenterSmall Engine Repair Reference Center
Small Engine Repair Reference Center offers assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and allows users to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type, and model numbers. PDF full text is available for all documents.
Something About the Author Online
Cross-search two or more of Gale's literature archive resources, including Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online, Literature Criticism Online, and Something About the Author Online.
Sources in U.S. History Online: The Civil War
The Civil War digital collection contains nearly 500 significant documents of the time--personal narratives, monographs, regimental histories, collected essays, sermons, songs, legal tracts, and political speeches--enabling students, faculty and patrons to study one of the key events in American history.
InfoTrac Student Edition Student Edition InfoTrac
This database is designed for high school students, with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Swine Flu (H1N1)
Tips, facts and news directly from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control).

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Testing and Education Reference Center
Testing & Education Reference Center With Career Module
A start-to-finish resource with all the information and support materials needed to make informed, confident decisions to shape the rest of your life.
  • Over 100 practice tests and courses (GED prep, SAT Subject Tests, FCAT and many others)
  • Career module includes test prep help to obtain licenses for a career as a Practical or Registered Nurse, civil service (firefighter, police officer, postal worker, realtor), teacher certification and many others. Includes Online Resume Builder.
  • Information on over 4,000 accredited schools


Transparent Language Online
Transparent Language Online (Formerly Byki Online)
Learn a new language using a self-paced, online language-learning system. The Byki learning method takes users through a series of simple steps to memorize words and phrases in a new language, including their meanings and proper pronunciation, in the shortest possible time.

Create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons:
When accessing this database remotely, you will see "Sign Up With Barcode or User ID"
When clicked, you will be asked for bar code which is your library card number.
Enter your library card number using lower case letters to create an account to save and retrieve ongoing lessons.

TumbleBook Library  TumbleBook Library
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of TumbleBooks — animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
TumbleBooks Library for Kids
TumbleBookLibrary collection can also be viewed in Spanish.

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Gale U.S. History in Context   U.S. History in Context
U.S. History in Context delivers comprehensive, contextual, media-rich search results from the most extensive online collection of historical information available today.
US History eCollection
As any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher.

United States GeographyUnited States Geography (In-Library) (Remote Access)
This interactive database delivers an unbeatable combination of authoritative research sources, standards-aligned lessons and activities, and coverage of recent events for all 50 U.S. states—a priceless resource for teachers, librarians, and students alike.

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Vocation, Careers & Technical Education eCollection
Finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career are all topics covered by this collection, providing current and applicable content for all vocational milestones. Offering content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

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Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm (ProQuest)
The ProQuest Digital Microfilm™ solution remotely hosts the Wall Street Journal for simultaneous online viewing and retrieval in its original full-image in the library or at any Wi-Fi hotspot.

War and Terrorism eCollection
A definitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, risk management professionals and students of military science, history, social science.

World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society  World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society (In-Library) (Remote Access)

This database is an invaluable online resource that presents comprehensive information and unique insights into the military conflicts that have defined our world from antiquity to today. The only online resource focused on the causes and consequences of wars fought around the world, elucidating the global impact of these conflicts.

World Book Online Super Homepage
    World Book Online Super Homepage
The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.

Click widget to access database and 'More Information about site' to discover what information the site contains.

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

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World Book Online Reference Center

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World Book Online Info Finder

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World Book Super Home Page
World Book Advanced E-book collection includes thousands of fiction and non-fiction E-books, with selections in nine languages.
World Book Online Kids
World Book Online for Kids is the first site developed specifically for primary school aged patrons, with such features as:
• Thousands of easy-to-read articles
• Engaging images and illustrations 
• Interactive games and activities
• Interactive maps
• Outline maps and flags
• A biography center
• Science projects
• Teacher resources
World Folklore and Folklife  (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
Provides an exciting and accessible way to explore the vast and growing treasury of folklore, which permeates the everyday lives of people around the world. Covers holidays, festivals, language, stories and fairy tales, proverbs, foodways, and folk remedies that define our society and our place within it.
World Geography  World Geography (In-Library) (Remote Access)
World Geography: Understanding a Changing World provides online tools that develop students' global literacy, focusing on the geographical, political, social, economic, and cultural forces that are increasingly important in our globalized world.
Gale World History in Context  World History in Context
World History in Context offers students and researchers unparalleled access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents. World History in Context moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe, to ensure that the events, movements and individuals that defined, informed and shaped world history are covered with a sense of balance.
World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras  World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras (In-Library Use) (Remote Access)
World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras covers early human history around the globe—from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance.

World History eCollection
This collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher.

World History: The Modern Era  World History: The Modern Era  (In-Library Use)  (Remote Access)
World History: The Modern Era is the latest update of the reference standard of electronic history reference materials for high school and high-level middle school coursework.
WorldCat WorldCat   (In-Library Use)   (Remote Access)
A resource whereby users can access the catalog information concerning millions of items in the online catalogs of thousands of libraries. Uses FirstSearch as an easy-to-use search method. Links indicate how many and which libraries possess copies of the items, the subject areas discussed, as well as excerpts or text for some materials.

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Zinio Digital Magazines  Zinio (Digital Magazines)
Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from the library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.
For more information and instructions, view the Printable Zinio Checkout Guide.
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