The resource centers listed below are available at the library, and most are available 24/7 from any internet connection. Some require a password or your library card number for access. Call for more information and for passwords at 208-232-1263 x106.
EBSCO Resources (password required)
Below is a list of EBSCOhost Resource Centers. Log in through EBSCO to access these resources.
Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier provides business researchers with tools they need in order to conduct sophisticated searches for the content they require.
Consumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
NoveList provides information on fiction titles, including author read-a likes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.
Small Business Reference Center
Small Business Reference Center offers a wide variety of information on small businesses, including a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
MasterFILE Premier contains full text articles for nearly 2,000 periodicals including Consumer Reports and other titles most commonly used in public libraries.
Free Genealogy Resources
Free Genealogy Resources The Idaho Commission for Libraries has compiled a selection of free resources for genealogy researchers.
NonEBSCO Resources (password required)
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library contains encyclopedias and other reference sources covering numerous subject areas. Provided by the Idaho Commission for Libraries.
World Book includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video. World Book has something for everyone with sections designed for beginning readers through college students and a Spanish Encyclopedia (Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos).
Journey Back in Time
Journey Back in Time provides original source material spanning over 400 years of events, culture and history, original resources that bring the past alive.
Step-by-step instructions for your auto repair needs. Includes videos and animations, close-up images, wiring diagrams, diagnostic information, and maintenance and specification tables.
Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 60 languages. Sign on with your library card and start learning at your own pace!
A to Z Resources (password required)
A to Z Food America
A to Z Food America™ is a single-source digital library reference that covers regional (6), state (50), and ethnic (35) cuisines for the entire country.
A to Z the USA
A to Z the USA is an encyclopedia of US state and country data. It contains more than 120 editorial and image datasets arranged in 23 categories.
A to Z Maps Online®
A to Z Maps Online® is the world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps for schools, academic institutions, and public libraries.
A to Z the World
A to Z the World provides information about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and much more.
Digital Collections (no password required)
Library of Congress
Library of Congress Digital Collections houses hundreds of digitized records from its vast collection of historical records.
Bannock County Images
Bannock County Images is a collection of images documenting the history of Bannock County.
Idaho Digital Resources
Idaho Digital Resources is a collection of information from around the state and Stacks, a digital resources from Idaho Government Publications, chosen for secondary students.
Digital Library of Idaho
Digital Library of Idaho is a collection of digital libraries from across the state of Idaho, providing access points to the varied historical images, documents, and other media available to the public.
Digital Public Library of America
Digital Public Library of America offers access to millions of items from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States.
Testing Resources (no password required)
Learning Library Express contains over 800 practice tests, such as the ACT and SAT, and career and academic courses of many types.
DMV-Permit-Test.com provides free practice tests and manuals for car, motorcycle and CDL licensing in Idaho. They are available in both English and Spanish.
Life Coaching (no password required)
NextAvenue® contains resources for mid-life adults. Topics covered include health, work, home, and finances.
Recursos en Español
Recursos en Español
LiLl.org tiene una base de datos especificamente en el idioma de español que incluye: Enciclopedia Estudiantil hallazgos – Libro Mundial de datos en la red, Fuente Academica – para la investigación estudiantil, y MedicLatina – para referencia de salud.
Resources in Spanish
LiLI.org has a few databases specifically in Spanish for Spanish Language users including: Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazogs – a World Book Online database, Fuente Academica – for school research, and MedicLatina – for medical reference.