America the BeautifulState by state history and current events for elementary and middle school students.
American HistoryIncludes overview essays, biographies, and statistics, plus many primary source records: government and court documents, photos, maps, and audio/video clips.
American Indian ExperienceExplore the histories and contemporary cultures of the Native peoples of North America.
Brooklyn Public Library Electronic Magazines and Journals ListFind full text to many of the electronic journals held by the Brooklyn Public Library through its online database subscriptions.
Business Insights: Essentials (Formerly Business and Company Resource Center)Company and industry profiles, including brand information, investment reports, market research reports, rankings and news.
Caribbean LiteratureCollection of Caribbean poems, plays, novels, short stories, and more from 1700 to the present.
CIA Country MapsThe Central Intelligence Agency's collection of free maps of countries of the world.
Cole's Cross Reference Directory Cross-reference telephone look-up in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens.
Computer Database CollectionLeading business and technical publications spanning the computer industry.
Creative CommonsSearch works that are available for free and legal public use, including photographs, graphics, video, scholarly articles, books, and music.
Daily Life Through HistoryExplore the lives of ordinary people around the world and throughout history.
Directory of Open Access Journals Free community-curated directory of open access, peer reviewed scientific and scholarly journals.
E-books on Ebscohost CollectionSearch, read, and download eBooks in different subject areas, including business, career, classic literature, etc.
eBooks and MoreBrooklyn Public Library’s collection of digital books, magazines and reference library.
Ebscohost EspanolArtículos con texto completo de revistas, diarios y revistas académicas, índices generales, y otros recursos en ambos Español e Inglés.
EPOCH - Electronically Preserving Obituaries as Cultural Heritage Create and publish a free obituary.
Financial Information Incorporated Online (FII Online)Search for obsolete or existing stocks using CUSIP number, stock symbol or company name.
Foundation Directory Online Professional Search foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online Do you need an personal grant? Find sources of funding for students, researchers, marketers and other individual grant seekers.
Glassdoor.com Career and workplace community; users find and anonymously share details about careers and employers.
Information Science & Library Issues CollectionJournals relating to information and library science.
JSTORJournals, books, and primary sources; the material available spans many disciplines in the arts, sciences, and humanities.
Kids InfoBitsFor grades K-5, uses a graphic interface to provide reference content and magazine articles for elementary students on a variety of subjects.
Learning Express Library 3.0 Practice tests and study materials for the GED/HSE/TASC, HiSET, GRE, SAT, elementary school and middle school standardized tests, civil service, technical, and other professional exams.
Literature Criticism Online Literary criticism on authors and their works, as well as articles on multiple eras, genres, and regions.
Little Pim An online language learning program for children. Uses videos to assist in learning words and phrases from 10 languages.
Lynda.com Online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.
Mango Languages Online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Video courses are delivered by engaging instructors who are experts in their fields. Certificates of completion of courses are available.
MasterFILE PremierFull text articles covering a broad range of subjects including general reference, business, education, health, general science and multicultural issues.
Medline Plus National Library of Medicine’s health information for consumers and health professionals
MedlinePlus (en Español)MedlinePlus le ayuda encontrar las respuestas que usted busca en temas de salud.
Mergent ArchivesHistorical Mergent (Moody’s) Manuals of global corporate data in digitized PDF documents dating back to 1909.
Mergent OnlineThe authoritative source for information on US companies listed on the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ exchanges.
Mometrix eLibraryStudy guides and practice questions for standardized education exams, and career and technical certification exams.
Morningstar Investment Research CenterBasic financial planning and investment advice as well as sophisticated portfolio analysis.
Music Online: American SongAfrican American music from after Reconstruction through the Civil Rights Movement.
New Book of KnowledgeResource including reference, current events, maps, photos, flags, web links and homework help. For elementary readers and up.
New York State Contract ReporterNew York State bidding opportunities for contracts greater than $15,000.
New York State Office of Unclaimed Funds Search for unclaimed funds that have been turned over to the Office of the New York State Comptroller.
New York Times (1851-2007) with Index (1851-1993)Search full text articles and find page images from the New York Times archival collection.
NovelNY (resources for students) Free encyclopedias, research tools, eBooks and more for students of all ages.
Nursing Home Compare Information on every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.
Oxford English Dictionary Online Presents different sides of debates about current events and social issues.
Popular Magazine Collection Search across many popular magazines, trade journals, and academic journals at once.
PropertyShark (New York City Only) Comprehensive research on NYC commercial and residential properties.
PubMed Service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes millions of citations from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Areas include medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care, and pre-clinical sciences.
Rich Register Net worth and biographical information of Americans with estimated net worth of $25 million or more.
Science.govSearches over 60 databases and over 2200 selected websites from 15 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results.
Small Business Resource Center Information on opening, operating, and maintaining a small business; contains sample business plans.
Sports Business Research NetworkMarket research and industry news on sporting goods and sports marketing industries.
Statista Quantitative data categorized into 21 market sectors such as media, business, finance, and politics.
The Modern EraWorld History: The Modern Era (covering history from the Renaissance to today) is the latest update of the reference standard of electronic history reference materials for high school and high-level middle school coursework.
UNdataUNdata is an Internet search engine, retrieving data series from statistical databases provided by the UN System.
VaultVault provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s like to work within an industry, company, or profession.
Vocations, Careers, and Technical Education Collection Journals relating to career and vocational education.