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Databases available for Bayonne Public Library Cardholders

All of the following databases can be used at the library, or from any computer with an internet connection. When using these databases outside of the library, you will be prompted to enter your library card number. Enter all the numbers on the back of your library card, with no spaces. 

Ancestry® Library Edition  (In-Library Use Only)

Ancestry® Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more.
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.

Newspapers, Magazines and Journals

EBSCOhost

Choose from 20 databases (search one, as many as you want at the same time) covering magazine, newspaper and journal articles, many in full-text, as well as business, health, current events and other subjects. Very comprehensive.

En Español

Referencia Latina

Referencia Latina, a comprehensive Spanish-language database, offers content from a variety of sources including 49,000 encyclopedia entries.

Salud en Español

Salud en Español provee reportes completos basados en evidencias y fichas de datos relacionados a todos los aspectos de la salud y el bienestar. Reportes específicos por tema que cubren todos los aspectos de la salud, dan información general importante en relación a enfermedades, afecciones y procedimientos de diversos tratamientos.

Just For Kids

Kids Search  

The American Heritage Children's Dictionary, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, image search, magazine and newspaper articles, biographies and more! 

Student Research Center

The American Heritage(R) Dictionary, magazine and newspaper articles, photos, maps, state and country reports, flags and much more!

Searchasaurus

The American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, pictures, magazine and newspaper articles and more! Great for younger kids. 

Novelist K-8 Plus

Need suggestions on what to read next? Need a biography of a particular author? Try Novelist K-8 Plus! Also great for teachers or parents who are supporting young readers.

Gale Databases 

Click here to search any of the databases below:

Literature Resource Center - LRC   
Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.

Gale Biography In Context  
Gale Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.  

 History Series from Salem Press

Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of the following printed reference sets:

Historical Encyclopedia of American Business

Milestone Documents in American History

Weapons and Warfare

Great Events from History: The Ancient World, Prehistory-476 c.e.

Great Events from History: The Middle Ages, 477-1453

Great Events from History: Renaissance & Early Modern Era, 1454-1600

Great Events from History: The Seventeenth Century 1601-1700

Great Events from History: The Eighteenth Century

Great Events from History: The Nineteenth Century

Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1901-1940

Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1941-1970

Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1971-2000

Great Lives from History: The Ancient World, Prehistory-476 c.e.

Great Lives from History: The Middle Ages

Great Lives from History: Renaissance & Early Modern Era, 1454-1600

Great Lives from History: The Seventeenth Century

Great Lives from History: The Eighteenth Century

Great Lives from History: The Nineteenth Century

Great Lives from History: The Twentieth Century

(These books are also available in print in the library.)

Note: If you are accessing this database from outside of the library, click the tab at the top of the page marked "Remote Access Login". Then enter your library card number. 

Magill’s Medical Guide, Sixth Edition

Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders.

Note: If you are accessing this database from outside of the library, click the tab at the top of the page marked "Remote Access Login". Then enter your library card number.  

Points of View Reference Center

Points of View is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. Use Points of View as a guide to debate, developing arguments, writing position papers, and for development of critical thinking skills. 

Great for learning about different sides of an issue, pros and cons, etc.

Novelist

A reader’s advisory resource for fiction. Besides locating books to read, users can learn more about books and authors through Author Read-alikes, Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and BookTalks..

Literary Reference Center

Helpful for high school and undergraduate students doing homework assignments or research on topics of a literary nature.

JerseyClicks

JerseyClicks offers keyword and custom searching of databases through a federated search. That means you don't have to search each database individually. You can search them simultaneously. These high quality databases cover subjects such as health, history, business, education, science, current events, literature, and popular fiction.

Includes access to ReferenceUSA, a directory of more than 14 million U.S. businesses, 210 million U.S. residents, 855,000 U.S. health care providers, 1.5 million Canadian businesses, and 12 million Canadian households.

Small Business Center

The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs.

Includes many Nolo legal books in full text!