We will be performing routine system maintenance on our catalog and database servers beginning this Saturday, February 18th, at 6 pm. Access to all library catalogs (CatalogPlus, Classic Catalog and Kids Catalog), EZ Login, Check My Account, and System Databases, including Overdrive, will be interrupted until the work has been completed. Access should be restored early Sunday morning. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

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All MCLS Databases

Academic OneFile
Periodicals covering a broad range of material: arts, business, education, general reference, health, law, literature, medicine, sciences, social sciences, technology, and other subjects. *NOVELNY 

AtoZdatabases
Provides details on every business and household within the United States. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, and more.

Business Insights: Essentials
Includes company profiles, industry reports and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers. *NOVELNY

Career and Business Strategies
Enjoy reading works about how to rise to the top in the corporate world, build your own business, find your passion and more in this collection from Career Press!

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments.

Classic Comics
Offers over 850 comic books from the "Golden Age of Comics" (1930s-1950).

CLIC-on-Health
A collaboration of Rochester-based hospital, public and school librarians to provide quality healthcare information and resources needed to make wise lifestyle and healthcare choices.A collaboration of Rochester-based hospital, public and school librarians to provide quality healthcare information and resources needed to make wise lifestyle and healthcare choices.

Consumer Reports
Full access to product ratings and reviews, in-depth advice, tips and trends, and recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

EBSCO GreenFILE
Scholarly, government and general interest titles exploring the relationship between human beings and the environment.

EBSCO Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
Covers subjects of librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

EBSCO Teacher Reference Center (TRC)
Covers on key education topics for K-12 teachers and librarians.

eLibrary Elementary
Contains over 140 magazines and books for elementary students. Also includes the American Heritage Dictionary. *NOVELNY

Gale Custom Newspapers (New York State Newspapers)
Search 26 full-text New York State newspapers and blogs, including The Buffalo News and the Syracuse Post-Standard. *NOVELNY

Gale Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online
Provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

Gale Directory of Early Stage Investment
Covers early stage investors including: venture capitalists, business incubators, angel investors, corporate investment divisions, crowd-funding and co-operative groups.

Gale Literary Criticism Online
Provides the largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary available; access original broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals.

Gale Something About the Author Online
Examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults and is the preeminent source on authors and literature for young people.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Digital reference covering everything from biography, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, religion, science and social issues.

Gannett Newsstand
Full-text Gannett newspapers, including the Ithaca Journal, Poughkeepsie Journal, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Press and Sun-Bulletin (Binghamton) and Star-Gazette (Elmira).  *NOVELNY

General OneFile
Contains news and periodical articles on many topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many more.  *NOVELNY

Global Road Warrior
From travel planning to school work, Global Road Warrior connects you with information about countries around the world. Explore hotels, customs, history, business culture, maps and even recipes!

Health Reference Center Academic
Database contains the full-text of medical, nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of consumer health sources.  *NOVELNY

HeritageQuest
A powerful genealogical resource that includes the Federal Censuses, over 25,000 family and local histories, bank and military records, and genealogical and local history resources.

Indie New York
A digital ebook collection of works from local authors. Mysteries, romances, memoirs, local histories, children's books and more.

InfoTrac Newstand
Full-text newspaper search by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. National collection of more than 1,000 newspapers. *NOVELNY

Kids Infobits
For beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5; covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.  *NOVELNY

Opposing Viewpoints
Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with variety of resource types: reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more.  *NOVELNY

Rochester History
A Rochester Public Library-produced journal that covers the history of Rochester and western New York. All articles are available on-line from 1939 to the present.

Rochester Images
Search thousands of historical and contemporary images from Rochester and Monroe County.

Scholastic Go!
Includes the Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, and The New Book of Knowledge.  *NOVELNY

SELF-e Submission Platform
Your library has made the SELF-e submission platform freely available to its patrons and local writing community. By submitting your indie-published book here, you can share your ebook(s) with patrons of your local library and libraries throughout your state or region.

WorldCat via OCLC FirstSearch
Access a catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.




* Database provided by NOVELNY. NOVELNY gives communities across New York State online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers, and other references.