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eBooks – Enki

Visit Enki for a large assortment of online eBooks. These include an extensive romance collection, as well as a nice assortment of gardening, crafts, mysteries, and more. Available thanks to NorthNet Library System.

These eBooks can be read online or using viewers such as Adobe Digital Editions, Bluefire Reader, various pdf viewers, and others.

eBooks – Overdrive

Access thousands of Ebooks, Audiobooks, and Magazines, all available for free online checkout with your library card.
Access using a browser or install the Libby, by Overdrive app on your phone or tablet today!
Hoopla - Stream movies, TV shows and more using your library card

eBooks, Movies & Music – Hoopla

Borrow and enjoy audiobooks, eBooks, comics, movies, TV, magazines, or music everywhere you have a screen - your computer, your phone, your car, even your TV.

To create an account you will need an email and your library card number and pin. Checkouts are limited by month.

Hoopla syncs across all your devices, so you can stream titles immediately or whenever you're in the mood. Most titles can also be downloaded to your phone or tablet.

Newspapers – California Digital Newspaper Collection

California Digital Newspaper Collection

Browse through hundreds of old California newspapers online.

Newspapers available starting from 1846, and can easily be searched by county or newspaper, as well as date.

  • Shasta Courier, 1853-1873
  • Mountain Echo, 2011
  • Newspapers – California Historical Newspaper Collection – ProQuest

    Access six historical newspapers for California. Includes the complete papers, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. Researchers can study the progression of issues over time through these historical newspaper pages, including articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, editorial cartoons, and so much more.

    Starting Sept. 1st we'll have access here to Redding's Record Searchlight.

    Other newspapers include: The Californian (2001-2012), Daily Examiner (1865-1889), The Examiner (1889-1902), The San Francisco Examiner (1902-2007), Tulare Advance-Register (2001-2007), Visalia Times-Delta (2001-2014)https://trials.proquest.com/access?token=DfquDVoFlOncUSSrnEmsvgkYa https://www.proquest.com/hnpcaliforniacollection?accountid=55811

    Newspapers – The New York Times

    Enjoy complimentary unlimited access to NYTimes.com.
    Accessible within library only.
    (1. Connect to this location’s Wi-Fi. 2. Register or log in. 3. Enjoy unlimited access to NYTimes.com on any device during your visit)
    If you would like to try it out but are not at the library, click here for 24 hours of free off-site access.

    Newspapers – The Wall Street Journal

    View the Wall Street Journal online. (Accessible within library only. Please ask the Reference Desk to sign you in. One user at a time.)
    ProQuest Ebook Central

    ProQuest Ebook Central

    Providing authoritative, full-text e-books in a wide range of subject areas along with powerful tools to find, use, and manage the information.

    Ancestry Library Edition

    Genealogy - Find census, birth, marriage, death records, and more.

    AR BookFinder

    Search for a book's Accelerated Reader level, corresponding Accelerated Reader quizzes, and more.
    Explora

    EBSCO Magazines and Online Research Sources

    Access thousands of current magazines, newspapers, trade journals, primary source documents, and encyclopedic entries.  Perfect for writing research papers and reports and browsing for general knowledge.

    Including magazines like:
    Britannica School

    Encyclopædia Britannica

    A comprehensive interactive resource for research and learning. Includes correlations to California Content Standards and other valuable teacher resources. Grades preK-12.

    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

    Indexes more than 735 journals, plus books, research reports, and proceedings. Coverage includes librarianship classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, and more.

    Newspapers – California Digital Newspaper Collection

    California Digital Newspaper Collection

    Browse through hundreds of old California newspapers online.

    Newspapers available starting from 1846, and can easily be searched by county or newspaper, as well as date.

  • Shasta Courier, 1853-1873
  • Mountain Echo, 2011
  • Newspapers – California Historical Newspaper Collection – ProQuest

    Access six historical newspapers for California. Includes the complete papers, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. Researchers can study the progression of issues over time through these historical newspaper pages, including articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, editorial cartoons, and so much more.

    Starting Sept. 1st we'll have access here to Redding's Record Searchlight.

    Other newspapers include: The Californian (2001-2012), Daily Examiner (1865-1889), The Examiner (1889-1902), The San Francisco Examiner (1902-2007), Tulare Advance-Register (2001-2007), Visalia Times-Delta (2001-2014)https://trials.proquest.com/access?token=DfquDVoFlOncUSSrnEmsvgkYa https://www.proquest.com/hnpcaliforniacollection?accountid=55811

    Permit Practice Tests

    Practice DMV Tests

    Access to Free Practice Tests, California DMV Handbooks, and frequently asked questions.
    ProQuest eLibrary

    ProQuest eLibrary

    Massive collection of digitized newspapers, magazines, and images with editorialized topic pages to aid with navigation. Grades 6+
    ProQuest Research Companion

    ProQuest Research Companion

    Learn the fundamentals needed for research and writing and research. A tutorial product providing video instruction on the important concepts in information literacy. Grades 8+
    ProQuest SIRS Discover

    ProQuest SIRS Discoverer

    An easy-to-follow search of hand selected curriculum-aligned general reference content. Selected articles and graphics and books for social issues for early learners. Grades 3-9

    Teacher Reference Center – Magazines for Teachers

    Topics covered include best practices, curriculum development, literacy standards, pedagogical research, instructional media, language arts, science & mathematics, school administration, and more.

    Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government

    Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government

    Kids learn more about the Federal Government. Includes fun facts and games.
    Brainfuse

    Brainfuse

    Free expert tutoring, proofreading for essays, and more. Online tutoring and homework help for kids and teens from Kindergarten to 12th grade, as well as an Adult Learning Center.

    Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow

    Access online resume help, live job coaching, help with determining your eligibility for VA benefits, and more.
    Britannica School

    Encyclopædia Britannica

    A comprehensive interactive resource for research and learning. Includes correlations to California Content Standards and other valuable teacher resources. Grades preK-12.

    Explora – Grades 6-8

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades 6-8.

    Explora – Grades 9-12

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades 9-12.

    Explora – Grades K-5

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades K-5.
    GreenFile Environmental Database

    GreenFile

    Magazines and articles on environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local/national governments.
    Adult learning center. Connect. Learn. Succeeed.

    HelpNow’s Adult Learning Center

    LIVE one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, writing lab, career resources and other online resources.

    Learning Express

    Providing interactive tutorials, practice tests, e-books, flashcards and articles for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation, career development and more. These award-winning learning tools are available to help students and professionals achieve their educational and career goals.

    Northstar Digital Literacy

    Use Northstar Digital Literacy to test your computer skills. You can build skills in key areas, and demonstrate your knowledge by earning certificates and badges. Prepare for your future now!

    This assessment and learning tool is aimed at helping adults acquire the skills they need in today’s workplace. Included are basic computer digital literacy standards and modules in three main areas: Essential Computer Skills, Essential Software Skills, and Using Technology to Accomplish Tasks.

    Permit Practice Tests

    Practice DMV Tests

    Access to Free Practice Tests, California DMV Handbooks, and frequently asked questions.
    ProQuest Culture Grams

    ProQuest – CultureGrams

    Learn about cultures around the world, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. Unique cultural information provided by natives and long-term residents on daily life and social customs around the world. Grades 3+
    ProQuest Ebook Central

    ProQuest Ebook Central

    Providing authoritative, full-text e-books in a wide range of subject areas along with powerful tools to find, use, and manage the information.
    ProQuest eLibrary

    ProQuest eLibrary

    Massive collection of digitized newspapers, magazines, and images with editorialized topic pages to aid with navigation. Grades 6+
    ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher

    ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher

    Explore the pros and cons on today’s complex social issues. Grades 6+

    Skillshare

    Learn new skills for FREE! Get access to thousands of inspiring classes and the support of a creative community in this online learning platform. Creative courses and classes are taught by experts to help you learn new skills. Enjoy 3 months for free, no credit card required.

    This resource was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

    Teacher Reference Center – Magazines for Teachers

    Topics covered include best practices, curriculum development, literacy standards, pedagogical research, instructional media, language arts, science & mathematics, school administration, and more.
    Teaching Books

    Teaching Books

    One-stop resources for books you are reading and teaching, including author and illustrator interviews, lesson plans, and other enrichment content. Grades preK-12.

    Ancestry Library Edition

    Genealogy - Find census, birth, marriage, death records, and more.

    AR BookFinder

    Search for a book's Accelerated Reader level, corresponding Accelerated Reader quizzes, and more.
    Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government

    Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government

    Kids learn more about the Federal Government. Includes fun facts and games.

    Book Connections

    Resources to enrich your experience reading children's and young adult books. Enjoy digital content connected to books for kids and teens.
    Brainfuse

    Brainfuse

    Free expert tutoring, proofreading for essays, and more. Online tutoring and homework help for kids and teens from Kindergarten to 12th grade, as well as an Adult Learning Center.

    Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow

    Access online resume help, live job coaching, help with determining your eligibility for VA benefits, and more.

    eBooks – Enki

    Visit Enki for a large assortment of online eBooks. These include an extensive romance collection, as well as a nice assortment of gardening, crafts, mysteries, and more. Available thanks to NorthNet Library System.

    These eBooks can be read online or using viewers such as Adobe Digital Editions, Bluefire Reader, various pdf viewers, and others.

    eBooks – Overdrive

    Access thousands of Ebooks, Audiobooks, and Magazines, all available for free online checkout with your library card.
    Access using a browser or install the Libby, by Overdrive app on your phone or tablet today!
    Hoopla - Stream movies, TV shows and more using your library card

    eBooks, Movies & Music – Hoopla

    Borrow and enjoy audiobooks, eBooks, comics, movies, TV, magazines, or music everywhere you have a screen - your computer, your phone, your car, even your TV.

    To create an account you will need an email and your library card number and pin. Checkouts are limited by month.

    Hoopla syncs across all your devices, so you can stream titles immediately or whenever you're in the mood. Most titles can also be downloaded to your phone or tablet.

    Explora

    EBSCO Magazines and Online Research Sources

    Access thousands of current magazines, newspapers, trade journals, primary source documents, and encyclopedic entries.  Perfect for writing research papers and reports and browsing for general knowledge.

    Including magazines like:
    Britannica School

    Encyclopædia Britannica

    A comprehensive interactive resource for research and learning. Includes correlations to California Content Standards and other valuable teacher resources. Grades preK-12.

    Explora – Grades 6-8

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades 6-8.

    Explora – Grades 9-12

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades 9-12.

    Explora – Grades K-5

    Biographies, images, maps, references, encyclopedias, and the most popular magazines perfect for grades K-5.

    Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

    Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
    GreenFile Environmental Database

    GreenFile

    Magazines and articles on environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local/national governments.
    Adult learning center. Connect. Learn. Succeeed.

    HelpNow’s Adult Learning Center

    LIVE one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, writing lab, career resources and other online resources.

    Learning Express

    Providing interactive tutorials, practice tests, e-books, flashcards and articles for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation, career development and more. These award-winning learning tools are available to help students and professionals achieve their educational and career goals.

    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

    Indexes more than 735 journals, plus books, research reports, and proceedings. Coverage includes librarianship classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, and more.

    Newspapers – California Digital Newspaper Collection

    California Digital Newspaper Collection

    Browse through hundreds of old California newspapers online.

    Newspapers available starting from 1846, and can easily be searched by county or newspaper, as well as date.

  • Shasta Courier, 1853-1873
  • Mountain Echo, 2011
  • Newspapers – California Historical Newspaper Collection – ProQuest

    Access six historical newspapers for California. Includes the complete papers, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. Researchers can study the progression of issues over time through these historical newspaper pages, including articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, editorial cartoons, and so much more.

    Starting Sept. 1st we'll have access here to Redding's Record Searchlight.

    Other newspapers include: The Californian (2001-2012), Daily Examiner (1865-1889), The Examiner (1889-1902), The San Francisco Examiner (1902-2007), Tulare Advance-Register (2001-2007), Visalia Times-Delta (2001-2014)https://trials.proquest.com/access?token=DfquDVoFlOncUSSrnEmsvgkYa https://www.proquest.com/hnpcaliforniacollection?accountid=55811

    Newspapers – The New York Times

    Enjoy complimentary unlimited access to NYTimes.com.
    Accessible within library only.
    (1. Connect to this location’s Wi-Fi. 2. Register or log in. 3. Enjoy unlimited access to NYTimes.com on any device during your visit)
    If you would like to try it out but are not at the library, click here for 24 hours of free off-site access.

    Newspapers – The Wall Street Journal

    View the Wall Street Journal online. (Accessible within library only. Please ask the Reference Desk to sign you in. One user at a time.)

    Northstar Digital Literacy

    Use Northstar Digital Literacy to test your computer skills. You can build skills in key areas, and demonstrate your knowledge by earning certificates and badges. Prepare for your future now!

    This assessment and learning tool is aimed at helping adults acquire the skills they need in today’s workplace. Included are basic computer digital literacy standards and modules in three main areas: Essential Computer Skills, Essential Software Skills, and Using Technology to Accomplish Tasks.

    Permit Practice Tests

    Practice DMV Tests

    Access to Free Practice Tests, California DMV Handbooks, and frequently asked questions.
    ProQuest Culture Grams

    ProQuest – CultureGrams

    Learn about cultures around the world, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. Unique cultural information provided by natives and long-term residents on daily life and social customs around the world. Grades 3+
    ProQuest Ebook Central

    ProQuest Ebook Central

    Providing authoritative, full-text e-books in a wide range of subject areas along with powerful tools to find, use, and manage the information.
    ProQuest eLibrary

    ProQuest eLibrary

    Massive collection of digitized newspapers, magazines, and images with editorialized topic pages to aid with navigation. Grades 6+
    ProQuest Research Companion

    ProQuest Research Companion

    Learn the fundamentals needed for research and writing and research. A tutorial product providing video instruction on the important concepts in information literacy. Grades 8+
    ProQuest SIRS Discover

    ProQuest SIRS Discoverer

    An easy-to-follow search of hand selected curriculum-aligned general reference content. Selected articles and graphics and books for social issues for early learners. Grades 3-9
    ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher

    ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher

    Explore the pros and cons on today’s complex social issues. Grades 6+

    Skillshare

    Learn new skills for FREE! Get access to thousands of inspiring classes and the support of a creative community in this online learning platform. Creative courses and classes are taught by experts to help you learn new skills. Enjoy 3 months for free, no credit card required.

    This resource was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

    Teacher Reference Center – Magazines for Teachers

    Topics covered include best practices, curriculum development, literacy standards, pedagogical research, instructional media, language arts, science & mathematics, school administration, and more.
    Teaching Books

    Teaching Books

    One-stop resources for books you are reading and teaching, including author and illustrator interviews, lesson plans, and other enrichment content. Grades preK-12.

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