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  • Constitution 2
    Library Lecture Series 2016
    Presented by Jay Greene

    Click HERE to watch the lectures!

     

  • Library How-To Videos

    Click HERE to watch the Library’s How-To Videos!

    Videos include: How to login and navigate your Library online account, how to sign up to receive the Library’s monthly newsletter, eBooks, and more!


  • AutoRepairReferenceCenter

    A database for automotive repair and maintenance. Repair topics include repair procedures, service bulletins and recalls, wiring diagrams, labor, specifications, and maintenance intervals.


  • Downloadable music you can keep! Thousands of ebooks and audiobooks you can borrow! And popular digital magazines! Just Click and Explore.

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  • medlineplusMedlinePlus: Summaries for over 800 diseases, conditions and wellness topics as well as the latest health news, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, and information on prescription and over-the-counter medications.

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    MedlinePlus en español es el sitio web de los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud para pacientes, familiares y amigos. Producida por la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina de los Estados Unidos, la biblioteca médica más grande del mundo, MedlinePlus le brinda información sobre enfermedades, afecciones y bienestar en un lenguaje fácil de leer. MedlinePlus le ofrece información confiable y actualizada en todo momento, en cualquier lugar y de forma gratuita.

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    Healthfinder is a consumer-oriented site has resources on a wide range of health topics selected from over 1,600 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet.

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    Directorio de recomendaciones y artículos del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de los Estados Unidos.

    Pillbox_bannerNLM Pillbox helps users identify unknown solid dose medications (tablets and capsules) based on physical characteristics and images.

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    The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.

     


  • AtoZdatabases This simple, user-friendly, web-based solution provides details on every business and every household within the U.S.

    ReferenceUSA A source of information on businesses and people, containing detailed information on more than 14 million U.S. businesses, and 210 million U.S. residents.

    Newswires Newswires provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associate Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire on a continuous basis.

    Legal Information Reference Center A resource of over 250 Nolo press legal reference titles in full-text, detailed how-to instructions, and thousands of forms on a wide range of legal issues.

    Small Business Reference Center Get information and advice on small business and many other common business topics. Includes videos providing business owners with informative interviews, ‘lessons learned,’ lectures and ‘how to’ instructions.


  • ancestry heritage quest

    Learn more about St. Helena’s history by connecting with
    the St. Helena Historical Society!

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  • JobNowlearning express

    Are you preparing for a professional exam? Are you curious about a particular occupation or looking to improve your workplace skills? Choose one of the learning centers here and begin exploring your future.

  • St. Helena Star  A weekly newspaper with content based on Napa Valley’s wine industry and local St. Helena news. Published in the heart of the Napa Valley since 1874.
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    EBSCOhost Masterfile Full-text, keyword searchable access to hundreds of thousands of magazine and journal articles and other research resources.

    Consumer Reports Full, searchable access to magazine articles, reviews, and additional online content.

    Newspaper Source Plus Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.

    Newswires Newswires provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associate Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire on a continuous basis.

    Web News Web News provides near real-time access to thousands of top news feeds from around the globe. This collection includes over 14,000 feeds covering a range of business and general news topics.

    Zinio The world’s largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from your library’s collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

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    Brainfuse HelpNow provides free online homework help through its HelpNow service — a unique blend of one-to-one homework help, skills building, test preparation, and writing assistance. LIVE tutoring assistance is available daily from 2-9 PM.

     

    Summer Skills Camp powered by Brainfuse HelpNow: Curated lessons and activities in science, math, and writing to help students avoid the “summer slide” that inevitably results from so much time away from school. The Summer Skills Camp will launch in June and in the Study column of the HelpNow homepage.

     

    EBSCOhost Masterfile Full-text, keyword searchable access to hundreds of thousands of magazine and journal articles and other research resources.

    Biography Reference Center Biographical information on people from throughout history and around the world.

    Literary Reference Center Plus Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses from every age and literary discipline.

    Points of View A full text database designed to provide students and schools with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.

    LearningExpress Library A completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adult learners succeed.

    Global Road Warrior: The Ultimate Guide to the World A massive database of information on 175 countries of the world including major topic areas of society and culture, travel, communications, business, trade, marketing, and security. Maps & photographs too!

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    ABCmouse: Educational activities for ages 2-7+. An award-winning online curriculum for young children from Age of Learning, Inc.
    Free at our library.

     

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    Discover & Go: is a nationally recognized museum pass program developed by Contra Costa County Library that provides California library cardholders with free and discounted tickets to local museums and cultural institutions.

     

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