General

Click on the name of a database to go to it. All databases are available both in and outside of the library except as noted; if you're outside the library, all databases require a library card number except as noted.

In addition to searching the databases individually, you can use the Ohio Web Library to search all the statewide information databases using a single interface. Note: This does not search the databases which are provided by Cuyahoga Falls Library. 

EBSCOhost Research Databases
A complete range of citation and full-text reference content available from the EBSCO publishing company. Individual database services are also listed separately.  Select a single database for searching. Search multiple EBSCOhost resources at once. See what’s available from EBSCO. 

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries from EBSCOhost. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.

Image Quick View
Find articles with attached images in a variety of Ebsco databases.

MasterFILE Premier
MasterFILE Premier provides full text for nearly 1,850 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multicultural periodicals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 2,810 periodicals. Full text backfiles go back to January 1990, while indexing and abstract backfiles go back as January 1984. Includes a dictionary and image collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.

Ohioline
Online database of publications from Ohio State University Extension Office; the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences; The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center; and the Agricultural Technical Institute.Find hundreds of factsheets, bulletins, and other educational materials covering a wide array of subjects - such as agriculture, natural resources, family and consumer sciences, community development, 4-H, and youth.

Ohio Web Library
Simultaneously search any or all of the Ohio Web Library statewide information databases from a single intuitive interface.

Ohio.gov: Government Information & Services (no library card required)
The official government website of the State of Ohio. Why use it? Find government services and information for residents, businesses, visitors, and state employees. Reach the website of any Ohio government agency.

Oxford Reference Online
The Oxford Reference Online brings together 100 language and subject dictionaries and reference works - containing well over 60,000 pages – into a single cross-searchable resource.

Religion and Philosophy Collection
The Religion & Philosophy Collection from EBSCOhost is a comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With 290 full text journals and unparalleled coverage of the subject areas, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is a great tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.

World Book Online
The online version of World Book Encyclopedia offers more than 25,000 articles suited for grades 4-12 and adults. The 225,000-word World Book Dictionary lets you find the definition of words in the encyclopedia. Thousands of photographs and illustrations are available, as well as hundreds of printable maps. World Book Online also features audio, video, and virtual reality presentations that let you explore places in the world in 360 degrees.


See our help for using the databases from outside the library.