Databases


Americaís News
Americaís News
Find information on topics related to business, community issues and events, education, health, homework help, politics and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Grant County News and Express, Daily News, Lexington Herald-Leader and USA Today!
Ancestry.com
Ancestry.com
This database is available to patrons for use within the library for genealogy research. Access records including Census, birth, death, marriage, military and immigration records and search for ancestorsí names in historical newspapers and periodicals. Ancestry is not available to patrons outside the library.
AtoZDatabases
atozdatabases.com
AtoZdatabases is the premier reference and marketing database marketed to Library, Academic, and Government institutions throughout the U.S. This simple, user-friendly, web-based solution provides details on every business and every household within the U.S.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Auto Repair Reference Center
Access repair manuals for automobiles as far back as 1954. Simply choose the year, make and model of your car to access manuals and wiring diagrams for your automobile. Instructions with diagrams can be printed or emailed.
Career Transitions
Career Transitions
Career Transitions is a guided, self-paced program that walks users through the entire employment process - assessing strengths and interests, providing information on new opportunities and growing industries, preparing a resume and cover letter, finding educational opportunities and networking advice, performing a comprehensive job search and completing online job applications.
Freegal
Freegal
The downloads on this site are all in the MP3 format with no DRM. This service will work with any MP3 player, including iPod, and can be loaded into iTunes. It works on both PCs and Macs. Be sure to check out the browsing areas, especially Artists A to Z and the genre lists.
Grant County News and Express
Grant County News and Express
Find information on topics related to community issues and events, education, government, politics and sports..
Heritage Quest Online
Heritage Quest
Access this genealogy database in the library or from home with your library card. Search for your ancestors in Census records as well as historical newspapers and periodicals. Also includes the Freedmanís Bank founded to serve African Americans.
KDLA E-archives
Archives
A collection of digital and digitized files from all across state government arranged by agency, cabinet, and committee. Files include images. Please contact KDLA or the agency to determine if images are copyright protected before redistribution.
Kentucky Libraries Unbound
Free Downloads
Grant County Public Library is a member of this consortium that offers free electronic material that you can download to your computer, audio device, or eReader. Use your library card to access thousands of classic and new popular eBooks, eAudiobooks, music, and videos.
KYVL Databases
KYVL
Kentucky Virtual Library is a collection of database for all ages provided by the state of Kentucky. KYVL includes Grolier encyclopedias and databases geared for children; scholarly databases for college students; and databases for general research for Kentucky residents of all ages. KYVL is accessible from within the library or from home with the current login and password. Please contact the library for current login information for access from home.
Learning Express
Learning Express
An updated edition of our popular learning material and practice tests. New GED 2014 material will be available in late January. The original Learning Express portal will go down in June 2014. Click here to access the new material and interface.
LegalForms
Legal Forms
Gale Legal Forms provides free legal templates for common topics such as divorce, real estate, and small claims. Available within the library and from home with current password. Please contact the library for current login information for access from home.
Mango Languages
Mango Languages
Access learning tutorials for 38 languages with written and oral instruction and pronunciation help. Learn a new language from home for free and get translations of short passages. Also includes English classes for English as Second Language students.
News Bank
News Bank
Use your library card to get access to up-to-date newspapers including the Grant County News & Express, several Kentucky newspapers, and other nationwide papers.
Small Business Collection
Small Business Collection
Gale Small Business Collection provides articles related to a range of business topics, how-to guides, sample business plans, and a direct link to Gale Legal Forms. Available within the library and from home with current password. Please contact the library for current login information for access from home.
Trueflix
Trueflix
Use your library card to access dozens of non-fiction books for grade school children on a variety of topics such as systems of the human body, American history, weather phenomena, science subjects, and science experiments. To access while at the library: Click Here
Zinio
Zinio
Zinio provides you with access to free digital magazines from Blackbook to Bloomberg, from Adweek to Newsweek, from GQ to OK, their magazines are from everywhere, about everything and for every taste. Click Here