Category: Ohio Web Library

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more. This database is only available for in-house use.

Biography Reference Bank

Biography Reference Bank contains more than 95,000 biographies and obituaries and more than 26,000 photographs of the subjects. It cites biographical material appearing in periodicals in other H. W. Wilson Company databases and additional selected periodicals and current books of individual and collective biographies. Follow these steps to access this from anywhere… Visit Ohio Web Library Once you are on the Ohio Web Library home page you can select ‘Resources’ You then have the option to search State or PPL subscribed databases for research These can then be sorted by subject to make your searches easier

Books, Art and Literature

Resources include encyclopedic content, e-books, multimedia, a vast collection of primary source documents, and a wealth of research tools that allow students to customize and save their work.

Business and Government

Find full text for articles from over 75 business journals, newspapers, and newswires, covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States, from EBSCOhost. Links to other Ohio government websites are listed as well.

Employment Resources

Comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial courses designed to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic and licensing tests.

Genealogy

A collection of databases and resources to assist you with genealogy research. The databases listed here have an emphasis on subjects from Ohio.

History and Biography

A collection of databases used for historic research. Search biographies, obituaries, images, historic insurance maps, newspaper articles and more.