Marshall Public Library, Pocatello, ID
Marshall Public Library, Pocatello, Idaho
113 South Garfield Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 232.1263

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The Library's Magazine & Newspaper resource centers contain millions of full-text articles that you can read on your computer, print, or email.

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Research Tools

Resource Centers

All of these resource centers 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 the library for more information and for the passwords
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Resource Centers that require a password or
library card number

ebscohostEbscohost resource centers include ERIC, Newspaper Source, Business Source Premier, Consumer Health Complete, Medline, and dozens more.

Below is a list of Ebscohost resource centers. Log in through Ebsco to access them!

Business Searching Interface logo Business Source Premier provides business researchers with the tools they need, in order to conduct sophisticated searches for the business content that they require.

Consumer Health Complete logoConsumer Health Complete covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

NovelistNovelist provides information on fiction titles, including author read-a likes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.

Searchasaurus logoSearchasaurus provides elementary school students with a fun way to search with a dinosaur theme.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center is the definitive online tool for small engine repair.

Small Business Reference Center offers a wide variety of information on small business, including a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.

Student Research Center logoStudent Resource Center is designed for students in grades 6 through 12. It provides students in secondary schools with research tools to easily obtain the information that they need .

MasterFILE Premier contains full text for nearly 2,000 periodicals, including Consumer Reports and the titles most commonly used in public libraries.

Other, non ebscohost resources that require a password:

Chilton Library Step-by-step instructions for your auto repair needs. This research center includes: videos and animations, close-up images, wiring diagrams, diagnostic information, and maintenance and specification tables.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Encyclopedias and other reference sources covering numerous subject areas. These resources are provided by the Idaho Commission for Libraries.

WorldbookWorld Book includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video. With sections designed for beginning readers through college students and a Spanish Encyclopedia (Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos), World Book has something for everyone.

Pronuciator 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!

Journey Back in Time provides original source material spanning over 400 years of events, culture and history, original resources that bring the past alive.

Heritage Quest combines searchable images of U.S. census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. Now powered by Ancestry.com with addition records and images.]

Gale Reference (e-books) is a new resource provided by Marshall Public Library. Currently there are over 20 e-books available. These e-books are not downloaded but they do require an active internet connection. They do not check out, but are available all the time to as many patrons as wish to use them.

resource centers that don't require a password

Recursos en idioma  Spanol  LiLl.org tiene  una base de datos especificamente en el idioma de espanol que incluye: Enciclopedia Estudiantil hallazgos – Libro Mundial de datos en la red, Fuente Academica – para la investigacion estudiantil, y MedicLatina – para referencia de salud Spanish Language Resources   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

learning expressLearningExpress Library    Over 800 practice tests, such as the ACT and SAT, and career and academic courses of many types.



tumble talking booksTumble Talking Books is an online collection of streaming audio books for adults.

TumbleBook Library Animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they love.

The Old Storytellers The Old Storytellers Classic stories read aloud with accompanying pictures.

Bannock County Images is a collection of images documenting the history of Bannock County.

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.

Idaho Career Information System - CIS provides comprehensive career information, resources and services to help you make successful education and career decisions

Pocatello City Code is the online searchable code for the City of Pocatello.

 

Digital Public Library of America offers access to millions of items from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States.

nextavenue.org Resources for mid life adults. Topics covered include health, work, home and finances.

Driving-Tests.org provides free practice tests and manuals for car, motorcycle and CDL licensing in Idaho. They are available in both English and Spanish.

Basic ESL improves an individual's listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum. Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation. No computer experience is necessary. Click on "Instant  Access" to enter without registering.