A to Z list of databases and online resources

ABC Mouse
Academic Search Premier A multi-disciplinary database of more than 4,600 magazines and journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full-text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for 8,470 journals.
AHFS Consumer Medication
Ancestry Library Edition Access billions of names in thousands of genealogical databases including Census and Vital Records, birth, marriage and death notices, the Social Security Death Index, Passenger lists and naturalizations, Military and Holocaust Records, City Directories, New York Emigrant Savings Bank records, and African American and Native American Records. This is the library version of Ancestry.com.
Brainfuse HelpNow Brainfuse HelpNow offers personalized academic assistance in core subjects (math, reading, writing, science), a 24/7 Writing Lab, academic content and practice tests for skills-building (including SAT preparation), and much more.
Business Index ASAP
Business Source Premier The Business Source Premier database includes full text business journals and magazines, covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, accounting, banking, finance and more.
Capstone Interactive eBooks Books in this collection include popular early reader and first chapter book titles, non-fiction titles for emerging readers, and bilingual ebooks in English and Spanish for children.
Consumer Reports
Creative Bug Creativebug inspires you to create and then teaches you how!  Enjoy unlimited access to over 1,000 online art and craft classes, plus patterns, templates, and recipes. Topics include art & design, sewing, quilting, paper, knitting, crochet, food & home, jewelry, holiday & party, and classes for kids.  Watch videos anytime, anywhere. Since classes never expire, you can start and stop projects at your own pace. The Creativebug platform includes chapter divisions, note-taking tools, 20-second rewind and more. You can save favorite classes and receive personalized recommendations.  New classes from top artists are added daily.
eLibraryNJ Kids
Enciclopedia Estudiantil
ERIC® U.S. Department of Education’s Educational Resource Information Center database. Citations and abstracts from educational and education-related journals.
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
Flipster Digital Magazines Get access to major magazines and journals to read on your smartphone, tablet, or PC. For instructions, please use this link .  To get the free Flipster app, search for “Flipster” in either Google Play or  Apple’s App Store.
Fold3 Historical primary documents featuring U.S. city directories, naturalization records, and Revolutionary War Pensions. Collections include: History and Genealogy Archives, African American Archives, Native American Archives, Revolutionary War Archives, US Bureau of Investigation Case File Archives, and World War II Archives. Formerly known as Footnote.com.
Freegal® Music Summit Library cardholders can download three MP3-formatted tracks each week and stream 3 tracks per day from Freegal Music. The Summit Library subscription pays for the access to the music.
Funk and Wagnalls New World
General Reference Center Gold
Health Source
Healthy NJ
Heritage Quest This genealogical database allows researchers to search U.S. Federal Census records, digitized family and local history books, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files and the Freedman’s Bank Records (1865-1874), maps, and a wealth of other historical collections and research guides.
Historic Newspapers of New Jersey
Historical New Jersey
Hoopla Hoopla digital allows access to Movies, TV, Music, eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Comics/Graphic Novels. On a mobile device, borrowed content may be temporarily downloaded and accessed offline or, in either the app or on a computer, all borrowed content may be enjoyed while connected to the internet by streaming.
Hoopla Kids
Independent Press/Ledger Local
Job and Career Accelerator Create resumes and cover letters, learn interviewing techniques, and prepare for related exams. Access millions of job listings.
Kanopy Kanopy is the best video streaming service for quality, thoughtful entertainment. Find movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic cinema, independent films and educational videos that inspire, enrich and entertain. We partner with public libraries to bring you an ad-free experience that can be enjoyed on your TV, mobile phones, tablets and online.
Learning Express Library Test preparation materials and interactive practice exams that will help people improve their scores on academic, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams, including the PSAT, SAT, GED replacement, TASC, test, and other exams.
Legal Information Reference Legal Information Reference Center is an online database designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds. It includes exclusive full text for many top consumer legal reference books, as well as thousands of legal forms.
Libby app/Overdrive
LinkedIn Learning LinkedIn Learning is a web-based video subscription service that provides courses for learning the latest commercial software, creative and business skills. You do not need a LinkedIn account to access LinkedIn Learning. All you need is your Summit Library card and PIN.
Lynda.com (now LinkedIn Learning)
MasterFILE Premier
Medline Medline provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Middle Search Plus
Military and Government
Military OneSource
Morningstar Library Edition Access Morningstar financial reports, screening, analyst reports and portfolio screening. Use the Help & Education link to access information about this database and online course modules on investing.
New Jersey Digital Highway
New York Times Digital (in-house use)
New York Times Digital (remote access)
Newark Star Ledger
News Magazines
NoveList Plus NoveList Plus is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world presenting fiction, nonfiction and audiobooks and includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
Overdrive/Libby app
Overlook Medical Center
Primary Search
Reference Solutions Reference Solutions, formerly known as Reference USA, provides addresses, sales information, executives, for over 16 million verified businesses, and now includes job listings.
Referencia Latina
Regional Business News Provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone is available to Summit Library cardholders. Rosetta Stone Inc. is dedicated to changing people’s lives through the power of language and literacy education. The company’s innovative, personalized language and reading programs drive positive learning outcomes in thousands of schools, businesses, government organizations and for millions of individual learners around the world.
Small Business Reference A one-stop-shop for introductory business information.   It provides general operational information for any type of business with searchable advisory videos.  It has state-specific startup guides and a broad range of industry information including articles and market research reports.  It also provides the full-text of the business-related guides from the Nolo Press.
Summit Historical Newspapers
Teacher Reference Center
Tutor.com Free, on-demand, anonymous tutoring available online with your Summit Library card. Are you returning to school, working towards your GED, or refreshing your skills for work? Get anonymous, private, online tutoring for any kind of academic question in math, science, English, social studies, and writing anywhere you have an internet connection with Tutor.com—FREE with your library card.
World Book Encyclopedia Comprehensive access to encyclopedia articles, web links, periodical articles, animations, maps and more.