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The library purchases subscriptions to over 50 online resources to provide you with reliable information on a variety of topics.

Books & Reading | Classic Reference | Consumer Information | Downloadable/Audio | Homework Help/Test | Job Hunting/Carrers | Just for Kids | Language | Library Catalogs | Local History & Geneology | Local Interest | Magazines/Newspaper Articles | Music

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Books & Reading

 

Classic Reference

 

Consumer Information

  • ALLDATA Online - Car repair, diagnostics and repair, diagrams, technical service bulletins [in-library use only]
  • ConsumerReports.org - Ratings, reviews, buying advice

 

Downloadable/Audio

 

Homework Help/Tests

 

Job Hunting/Careers

 

Just for Kids

  • MUZZY Online - A fun way for kids to learn Spanish, French, English, German, and Italian
  • NoveList K-8 Plus - Fiction and nonfiction booklists, what to read next, grades K-8
  • TumbleBooks - Animated, talking picture books

 

Language

  • EBSCO MasterFILE Premier - Full-text for nearly 1,700 periodicals, 1975-present
  • Explora - Provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books
  • Explora Educator's Edition - Provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books, including teacher and student tools
  • Gale Virtual Reference - Machine-translated text, 11 languages
  • Mango Languages - Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages
  • MUZZY Online - A fun way for kids to learn Spanish, French, English, German, and Italian

 

Library Catalogs

  • CU Catalog - The shared catalog of The Urbana Free Library and Champaign Public Library
  • OCLC FirstSearch - Search holdings of other libraries

 

Local History & Genealogy

 

Local Interest

 

Magazine/Newspaper Articles

 

Music

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