Reference Databases

Reference Databases

Reference Databases

Access databases 24/7 from anywhere you have internet access. All you need is a Fullerton Public Library card to start.


A to Z Database allows you to search over 30 million business profiles, 2 million job listings, and millions of individuals. Get sales leads, generate mailing lists, find employment opportunities, and more.

Biography in Context covers international figures from all time periods and areas of study. It offers authoritative reference content alongside, videos, audio selections, images, primary sources, and magazine and journal articles from hundreds of major periodicals and newspapers.

Biography Reference Center offers a comprehensive collection of full text biographies, including the complete full text run of Biography Today and Biography Magazine, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not available in other databases.

Business Source Elite provides full text for more than 1,000 business periodicals.

Job & Career Accelerator is a comprehensive collection of online job and career-related tools for those looking to find, prepare for, apply to and get hired into their ideal positions.

Learning Express Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.

Health Source provides access to nearly 80 consumer health magazines, more than 1,000 health-related pamphlets, and more than 130 health reference books covering a variety of health topics.

Legal Information Research Center contains more than 310 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. Many of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation's oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses. This database offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, property & real estate and rights & disputes.


Literary Resource Center includes thousands of plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, classic and contemporary short stories, and author interviews.

Masterfile Premier is a general magazine and periodical database that covers a wide range of research resources. A good place to start research.

Opposing Views in Context is a one-stop source for information on social issues. Topic overviews, viewpoints, magazines, academic journals, primary source documents, statistics, and podcasts

Regional Business News contains more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States including the Orange County Business Journal and many others.

Small Business Reference Center provides exclusive full text for more than 450 full-text top consumer small business reference books and more than 400 full-text magazines. This database provides the everyday user with the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of small business topics.

World Book Online offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides targeting preschoolers through adults.

 

 

 

 

Revised:  10/30/2018