New to the Catalog ButtonCalendar of Events ButtonOur Branches ButtonLibrary Info ButtonFree eCoursesSupport Your Library ButtonAsk a LibrarianFAQ Button

Special Services Button

Our Digital Collection Button Online Resources ButtonAdult Services Button Youth Services ButtonLocal History Button Book Clubs Button

Our Newsletter ButtonCommunity Info ButtonLibrary Gala Button Bolt for Book Button

 

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon  Youtube Icon  Instagram Icon  Goodreads Icon  Pinterest Icon

Wowbrary Button

 

 

Adult Learning 

Business and Finance

Genealogy and Local History

Health and Wellness

Literacy and Readers Advisory

Reference and Research

 

Adult Learning and Career Help

Gale Courses

Job & Career Accelerator

Learning Express Library

Gale Courses

Job & Career Accelerator

Learning Express Library

Available 24/7, Gale Courses provides more than 360 six-week long, online programs taught by college instructors. New courses begin each month, and lessons are assigned twice a week, enhanced with images, videos, and games to support varied learning styles. Users will enjoy a self-paced learning environment and engagement with fellow students and instructor through weekly discussion boards.

Remote Access

Learning Express Job & Career Accelerator gives job seekers the most comprehensive collection of job search and career exploration tools anywhere — all in one place and always available online. It includes resume and letter builders with targeted samples and tips, millions of job and internship postings, interviewing advice and a personal dashboard to track users' work.

Remote Access

Learning Express Library is a highly-acclaimed eLearning solution that provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more.

Remote Access

 

Mango Languages

Tutor.com

 

Mango Languages

Tutor.com

 

From Spanish to Swahili, English to Icelandic, and Shakespeare to Pirate, we've got virtually everyone’s language and culture curiosities covered. With Mango, you no longer have to choose between learning how to say the Spanish, "estoy aprendiendo español," or the Croatian, "učim hrvatski."  Inspire your curiosity with access to 70 world language courses and mobile apps that allow you to learn whenever, wherever your busy life takes you.

Remote Access

 

 The Tutor.com combines online tutoring, homework help, test preparation, and career support with a variety of self-study resources to provide a well-balanced and flexible educational environment designed to meet the individual needs of all learners. 

 

  

Back to Top

 

Business and Finance

A to Z Databases

Consumer Reports

Foundation Center Grants For Individuals

A to Z Databases

Consumer Reports

Foundation Center Grants For Individuals

 AtoZdatabases is the Premier Job Search, Reference & Mailing List Database including 30 million business & executive profiles & 240 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more! 

Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit member organization that works side by side with consumers for truth, transparency, and fairness in the marketplace. We use our rigorous research, consumer insights, journalism, and policy expertise to inform purchase decisions, improve the products and services that businesses deliver, and drive regulatory and fair competitive practices.

Remote Access

Find information about 10,000 foundation profiles at your fingertips, including foundation and public charity programs that have funded individual grant-seekers for everything from scholarship opportunities to research needs.  Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is updated on a weekly basis, providing the most up-to-date information available on foundations that fund individual grant-seekers.

 

Value Line

 

 

Value Line

 

 

Value Line can position you for financial success quickly and easily. The uncontested authority in reliable, unbiased information, Value Line provides accurate and insightful investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies. From the latest data, sophisticated tools and proven ranks to expert analysis and guidance, Value Line gives you the power to evaluate investments with confidence.

Remote Access

 

 

 

Back to Top

 

Genealogy and Local History

Ancestry.com

My Heritage

Newsbank, Herald Dispatch

Ancestry Library Edition

My Heritage

Newsbank, Herald Dispatch

Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more.  Answers await everyone—whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist or historian—inside the more than 7,000 available databases. Here, you can unlock the story of you with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.

My Heritage Library Edition is one of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind. Libraries that offer My Heritage Library Edition provide their patrons with access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and other resources in thousands of databases that span the past five centuries. Remote access and a mobile-friendly interface make it the most convenient genealogy product for libraries and institutions.

Remote Access

Online access to local news and information, available at all times in the library as well as remotely.  Search, browse, print and email articles from the full-text editions of your local news source, the Huntington Herald Dispatch, going back to 1999.

Remote Access

 

Newsbank, Logan Banner

Sanborn Fire Maps

 

Newsbank, Logan Banner

Sanborn Fire Maps

 

Online access to local news and information, available at all times in the library as well as remotely.  Search, browse, print and email articles from the full-text editions of your local news source, the Logan Banner, going back to 2006.

Remote Access

The Sanborn Fire Insurance Mapsallow users to trace the physical growth of many cities in West Virginia.  Each community has several of these maps which provide invaluable information for genealogists and local historians.

Remote Access

 

 

 

Back to Top

 

Health and Wellness

Consumer Health Complete

Health Source Consumer Edition

Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition

Consumer Health Complete

Health Source Consumer Edition

Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition

Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit member organization that works side by side with consumers for truth, transparency, and fairness in the marketplace. We use our rigorous research, consumer insights, journalism, and policy expertise to inform purchase decisions, improve the products and services that businesses deliver, and drive regulatory and fair competitive practices.

Remote Access

This rich collection of consumer health information provides access to full-text consumer health magazines and reference books. It also includes searchable full text for current health pamphlets.

Remote Access

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition is a trusted full-text database covering nursing and allied health topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and more.

Remote Access

 

 

Back to Top

 

Literacy/Readers Advisory

BookFLIX

Magills

Novelist K-8

BookFLIX

Magill's Literary Annuals

Novelist K-8

Pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. Reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Remote Access

Magill's Literary Annual, 2019 follows a long tradition, beginning in 1954, of offering readers incisive reviews of the major literature published during the previous calendar year. The Magill’s Literary Annual series critically evaluates 150 major examples of serious literature, both fiction and nonfiction, published in English, from writers in the United States and around the world.

Remote Access

NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Remote Access

 

Novelist Plus

Salem Press Online

 

Novelist Plus

Salem Press Online

 

Created especially for people who love books, NoveList Plus is the premier online database for reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. Helping readers of all ages find just the right book to read, this comprehensive source of popular and professional book information includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.

Remote Access

Salem Press provides a wide range of informed, accessible, rich, and original content for High School, University, Community College, and Public Libraries.

Remote Access

 

 

 

Back to Top

 

Reference and Research

EBSCOhost

eWV Encyclopedia

Gale Cengage Learning

EBSCOhost

eWV Encyclopedia

Gale Cengage Learning

EBSCOhost is an intuitive online research platform used by thousands of institutions and millions of users worldwide.

Remote Access

e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia is the comprehensive reference resource for the Mountain State of West Virginia.  Based on the best-selling West Virginia Encyclopedia, e-WV offers thousands of articles on West Virginia’s people and places, history, arts, sciences, and culture.

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.

 

Newsbank, USA

Newsbank, World News

Points of View

Newsbank, America's News

Newsbank, World News

Points of View

This comprehensive resource offers hundreds of millions of current and archived full-text articles from news sources nationwide in a single, fully searchable online database. It includes the electronic editions of more than 3,000 U.S. news sources with more than 79% of these sources not available in any other library database.

Remote Access

World News is a comprehensive resource that includes a variety of news publications worldwide. These sources include major national and international newspapers, as well as local and regional titles as well as newswires, blogs, web-only content, videos, journals, magazines, transcripts and more.

Remote Access

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help users assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

Remote Access

 

World Book Encyclopedia

 

 

World Book Encyclopedia

 

 

World Book Online offers a range of databases with unique, educational content and features for users of every age, ability, and interest. This comes with all the articles from The World Book Encyclopedia, a wealth of multimedia, and features to help with each step of the research process along with supplemental tools, such as language translation, a citation builder, and text to speech.  Students of all ages and educators will find valuable research materials and suggestions and ideas for instruction.

Remote Access

Call the Library 304-528-5700 for login information.

 

 

 

 

Back to Top