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Your Napa County Library card or e-card is required to search most of the databases.  If you need help finding information, our reference team is eager to help.  Please call us at (707) 253-4241 or email us at

   lib new  Recently added databases:

 Alphabetical List of Databases:

  • Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.
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     biography in context

    •  Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.

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    • ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, OEM maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and TSBs for automobiles and light trucks. 
       consumer reports     
    •  Product reviews and Ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more.

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    • Access to in depth demographic data for delivery of consumer and market insight into rapidly compiled reporting visualizations.
    •  Library users have a weekly download limit.  You will be able to keep track of your downloads in the upper right corner of the site.

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     General OneFile 

    •  A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.  Updated Daily  

        grolier online

     Grolier Online

    • Grolier Online is published by Scholastic Library Publishing. It includes four encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, and The New Book of Popular Science.

        heritage quest database

    • HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.  



    • InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields.  
     Learning Express   
    • Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want at school, at work, or in life.

      literature resource

    • Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

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     Live Homework Help  

    • Free Online Homework Help. Kinder through adult learners. English or Spanish

     Mango language

      Mango Languages

    • Mango Languages is a fast, easy and effective way to learn to speak a foreign language!
      masterfile premiere   
    •  MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. 


     Investment Research Center

    • An online investment database with information on more than 30,000 stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds.
    • Muzzy Online - The World's #1 Language Course for Children


    • This is your one-stop source for health services, resources and solutions for yourself, your family and our community. 
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     Napa Community Resource Guide English 


    • An indexed list of various Napa County organizations and agencies.

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    • Your guide to fiction: Designed to help fiction readers find new authors and titles.


     opposing viewpoints


    •  Opposing Viewpoints in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues.



    • The premier source of business and residential information for refrence and research. Used by entrepreneurs, businesses, students, job-seekers, or anyone wanting access to over 24 million U.S. business and over 265 million U.S. residence listings.


      student resources

    •  Student Resources In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events.   



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      Zinio Digital Magazines 

    • Enjoy access to over 100 popular magazines for free with Zinio including Family Circle, Redbook, National Geographic, Newsweek, Maxim and many, many more.  Read on your computer, or download the app for Apple or Android to enjoy Zinio on your mobile device. Need help Getting Started with Zinio?


    Zinio CTAZinio Digital Magazines

    Enjoy more than 75 popular magazines - free!

    Ready to discover your family story? Accessible From Inside the Library ONLY

    RefUSA CTAReferenceUSA

    The best source for business and residential information for entrepreneurs, businesses, students and others.

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    Free Online Homework Help. Kinder through adult learners. English or Spanish

    Discover and goDiscover and Go

    Free and discounted passes to local museums and cultural institutions.

    Mango languageMango Languages

    is a fast, easy and effective way to learn to speak a foreign language!

    TumblebooksCheck out Tumblebooks!

    Learn to read by watching and listening as your favorite stories come to life! E-books for E-kids! (It's free!)


    Enjoy Scholastic video storybooks & non-fiction e-books for kids. Learn and be entertained! (It's free.)

    Freegal cta imageFreegal Music

    Download 5 songs a week and stream up to 3 hours of music a day. Access to 6 million songs from 28,000 recording labels.