Databases

With your library card, you have access to a wealth of information sources!
 
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AtoZ World Travel
 
 
A to Z World Travel is an online database that provides information for travel planning as well as for educational purposes.  It provides travel essentials, city views, attracations, maps, and information on culture, shopping, and cuisine to over 175 countries around the world.  Access to this information is free with your library card!
 
Access provided through BCCLS:
 
EBSCO

Information resources for different reading levels, full-text from almost 2,000 periodicals, excellent research tool for students ranging from elementary school to high school.  MAS Ultra is geared towards high school students, while Middle Search contains materials for middle school students and Primary Search is designed for the needs of elementary school students.  Masterfile Elite includes articles from Consumer Reports as well as the World Factbook, World Almanac and documents regarding US History.  There are also collections for business and health topics.
 
InfoTrac

Includes full-text articles from several newspapers, as well as general interest materials from periodicals and text books.  Includes information for general business, health, literature, biographies and critical analyses.  Newspapers include the Bergen Record, Star Ledger, New York Times, LA Times.  The General Business File and Business and Company Resource Center contains business and company information.  Health information from magazines and medical journals can be found in the Health collections.  The Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies and literary criticism.  Also includes a Biography Resource Center.
 
Proquest

Archived periodicals covering a wide range of topics from arts to sciences dating back to 1851.  Subjects include arts, business, education, health,  humanities, sciences, and general interest.  Search can be done by subject, publication, title, or article type.
 
Access for the following provided through New Jersey State Library:
 
Jersey Clicks

Provides access to a wealth of information, ranging from educational needs to business reference materials.  Includes some of the following databases as well:
 
 
Reference USA 
 

Directory of U.S. companies and residential listings.  Includes information regarding company name, location, contact information, sales, number of employees and executives, credit rating, and corporate affiliations.  Searchable by company name, size or location.  Also includes residential listings.

 
NoveList

Not sure what to read next?  Visit this database for reader's advisory services for readers of all ages.  The database is searchable  by title, author or genre.  Put in information regarding the last book you enjoyed and it will list results for books that you will probably enjoy.
 
 
 
Job and Career Accelerator

Everything you need to land your next new job!  Create resumes and cover letters.  Search thousands of job listings.  Find out about particular fields and industries, including expected job growth.  Brush up on interview techniques, discover educational requirements and prepare and practice for required exams.  This is your one-stop destination for finding a new job, discovering a new profession, or furthering your current career.
 
Frost & Sullivan

Access provided through BTOP grant funds recieved by the NJ State Library.  Includes a vast amount of information about different fields and industries.  Particularly helpful for those who are seeking out a new career field or are venturing into a new business.  Access to reports on all aspects of a variety of industries including market analyses and growth strategies.
 
 
 
 
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