Access These Free Online Resources
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- Chilton- Auto Repair Resources
Books & Reading
- Books & Authors - A great resource for finding your next favorite book.
- WorldCat - Search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world.
- Business Economics & Theory - Instant access to full-text academic journals and magazines.
- Business Insights: Essentials - Offers a wealth of real-world analytics and applications for business researchers.
- Small Business Collection - Covers all major areas of starting and operating a business: financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, taxes and more.
College & Career Testing
- Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow - Practice tests, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve at school, at work, or in life
- Academic OneFile - Provides millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other authoritative sources.
- General OneFile - Largest general-interest database, serving as the public library's ultimate periodical resource.
- Informe Academio- Meets the research needs of Spanish-speaking users with a wide range of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines both from and about Latin America.
- Kids Infobits - A content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.
- Research in Context- Research and reference for Middle School students.
- Reference USA - Access to business and residential information and job postings.
- Student Edition - Discover periodicals and reference book content supporting high school student research.
- Health & Wellness Resource Center-- Comprehensive consumer health resource, provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medical practices.
- Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine - provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness, and sports medicine.
Hobbies & Crafts
Jobs & Resumes
- Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow - Practice tests, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve at school, at work, or in life.
- Vocations & Careers - Access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career.
- Investor's Business Daily - Information on international business, finance, and the global economy.
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- The Value Line Investment Survey Online - Independent investment information, including Value Line's proprietary analysis and stock ranks.
- Remote Access -Login with your Ankeny Kirkendall Public Library card
- Transparent Languages - Learn over 100 foreign languages.
Magazines, Newspapers & Journal Articles
- Infotrak Newsstand - access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world in full-text.
- Popular Magazines - Magazines that provide a strong focus on current events, sports, science and health and access to the full collection of National Public Radio programs, including transcripts and podcasts.