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The Siuslaw Public Library District provides access to magazine articles, legal forms, test preparation material, and more with these online resources.  Log into the Catalog with your Library card number and PIN, then click on the "Databases" link to access these resources. 

With thousands of international recipes, hundreds of fascinating culture and ingredient articles, and essential culinary resources, AtoZ World Food brings international cuisines to you, from Albanian byrek to Zimbabwean matemba! To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "databases" from the top of the page. Then, select AtoZ World Food.  Click here to access database.Add Description here

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Discover your family history and start your family tree. Ancestry.com provides access to billions of genealogy records including census, Social Security Death Index, & military records. You can also make contact with other genealogists around the world, including some who might be researching the same family tree! This database can't be accessed off-site. To use ancestry.com, you must come to the Siuslaw Public Library.

Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, Auto Repair Source provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Auto Repair Source. 

Driving Tests includes free practice tests and for a learning permit, regular, commercial, and motorcycle driver's license. This is also the place to read full-text driver manuals for Oregon online. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Driving Tests.org. 

This online research tool includes access to full-text articles and photographs from periodicals, newspapers, and reference books. Includes peer-reviewed and scholarly articles and popular materials as well as "Books and Authors" and "LitFinder." To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Gale Databases.  

Gale Virtual Reference Library offers you a collection of premier reference books that you can view and search online. Topics include the arts, sciences, and history. All books are available as PDFs that can be downloaded to your computer or eReader. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Gale Virtual Reference Library. 

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, books, patterns, and videos. Topics range from quilting and beading to gardening, hunting, and camping. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center.

Provides high-quality home improvement and home repair information covering instructions, tips, and suggestions for a variety of home improvement topics including outdoor, electrical, plumbing, wood, building, and decorating projects and maintenance. Includes articles, books, and videos to take your through each project. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Home Improvement Reference Library.

 

LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks including practice for the GED, SAT, GRE, Postal Worker's Exam, ASVAB, Realtor's Licensing Exam, the U.S. Citizenship test, and much more. LearningExpress also provides material for basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all ages. You’ll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select LearningExpress Library. The first time you log in, you will need to click the "Register" link in the top right corner.

Access thousands of legal forms and full-text reference books on topics like wills & estates; real estate rentals and purchasing; power of attorney; buying and selling; and more. In addition to many multi-state forms, Oregon-specific forms are also available for you to fill out and print. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Legal Information Reference Center. 

Access thousands of bestselling ebooks and eaudiobooks with your Kindle, eReader, iPad, PC, smartphone, or other smart devices. With downloadable media available 24/7, your library is always open. Remember, you need your library card and PIN the first time you log in to access Library2Go.

Learn a new language at your own pace with Mango Languages.  Mango offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user's native language.  Free for all library patrons, accessible at the library or remotely, or even on-the-go with apps for iPhone, Android, Kindle and Nook.

Young readers from kindergarten to middle school and their parents can find great books! Use NoveList K-8 to identify books on favorite topics, read book reviews, learn reading scores, and much more. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select NoveList K-8 Plus. 

Wondering what to read next? NoveList Plus offers expert recommendations for thousands of books and authors. Interested in books about a strong woman character in the Middle Ages? Have you read every book by Tom Clancy and want to try something new? This is the place to start. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select NoveList Plus. 

Opposing Viewpoints in Context offers articles, essays, photographs, and more on some of today's most controversial topics: from stem cell research to drug legalization. This database is especially good for students writing persuasive essays. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Opposing Viewpoints in Context. 

Full-text electronic versions of 3,460 published books that you can search and read on-line. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select NetLibrary. 

Learn how to repair all kinds of small motors, including boats, personal watercraft, motorcycles, and lawnmowers. Full-text, downloadable instructions and wiring diagrams are available by make, model, and year. To access, log-in to your library account by clicking below and select "Databases" from the top of the page. Then, select Small Engine Repair Database. 

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Siuslaw Public Library District

 

In Florence:

1460 9th Street | Florence, OR 97439

ph. 541-997-3132

ref@siuslawlibrary.org

Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10am-6pm; Tues & Wed: 10am-8pm; Sun: 1-5pm

 

In Mapleton:

88148 Riverview Avenue | Mapleton, OR 97453

ph. 541-268-4033

mapleton@siuslawlibrary.org

Tues-Sat: Noon-5pm

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