Databases A - Z
All databases that can be accessed "from home", or when using any computer outside of the library will require using your 14-digit Union Public Library barcode number.
Full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further for over 100 titles.
Searchable cited references for more than 1,000 titles
Thousands of cross-referenced entries. Covers 500 years of African-American history. American History Online
500 year coverage.Military, political, social, and cultural history. American Indian History
15,000 years of Native American culture, history and heritage.
Important people in U.S. women's history,events, legislation and issues.
(Available only on Union Public Library computers) Billions of records, census data, vital records, directories, photos and more.
Covers prehistory through the 1500's. Emphasis on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Islamic Empire, Europe, Asia and the Americas Bloom's Literature
Examines great writers, important works and memorable characters, influential movements and events in world literature
Full-text coverage for over 1,000 business publications
Information dating back to 1985
Over 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor
Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.
Comprehensive geopolitical and socioeconomic information
International data and news
Printable teacher-handout material
Content for middle, high school and junior college curriculum
Access to information from titles included in the Current
Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index
Profiles of over 3,400 jobs and 94 industries
Advice on career skills
Sponsored by the Association of Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association
Collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles
Content includes global warming, green building, sustainable agriculture, pollution, renewable energy and more
Focuses on the high school health curriculum. Visually appealing interface that is clearly organized and easy to navigate. Includes more than 585 educational videos on a wide range of health topics, over 1,100 searchable and browsable color illustrations, and a "Health in the News" section with regularly updated health news articles.
Jersey Clicks *
New Jersey's statewide portal for searching the statewide full-text databases offered by the New Jersey State Library, the New Jersey Library Network, and funds from the Library Services and Technology Act.
Create resumes and cover letters and learn interviewing techniques
Prepare for job-related exams
Access millions of job listings
LearningExpress Library Web-based learning solution for elementary through adult students.Over 1,000 online practice tests, career resources, computer and Internet basics, popular software tutorials
High school equivalency and college prep
Top consumer legal reference books, many provided through Nolo, provider of legal information for consumers and small business
Librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics from home
Periodical, books, research reports, proceedings
Coverage dating back to 1960's
Full-Text plot summaries, literary criticism, reviews, author biographies, classic text, literary journals
Over 1,050 general reference publications with coverage back to 1984.
Also includes 52 full text reference books and image collection
of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags
Medline Plus is the National Institutes of Health's website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. Medline Plus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
Full-text, popular middle school magazines Biographies and historical essays
Primary source documents Image collection
Military OneSource A Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and reserve service members and their families.
Middle 15th Century to present, people, places, events
Easy to use reader's advisory resource for fiction
Search by author, title, genre, series, topic
Discover your next book to read through author read-alikes
and book talks. Feature articles on books and authors and book discussion guides
Reader's advisory for young readers from preschool through middle school
Focus on nonfiction reading materials that support school curriculum.
Search by author, title, series, theme or topic
200 topics, objective overview, point and counterpoint
Full-text for more than 60 elementary school magazines
Assigned reading level indicators
Reference USA *
Provides detailed, current directory information on more than 12 million U.S. Businesses, 102 million U.S. residents, 683,000 U.S. Healthcare providers, 1 million Canadian Businesses and 11 million Canadian residents. Available via Alphabetical or Business list on Jerseyclicks. Provided through the State Library and the New Jersey Knowledge Initiative.
Content from a variety of sources
49,000 encyclopedia entries, all in Spanish language
Improve your English or learn a language online
30 languages to choose from
Complete content of print reference sets
Great Lives from History, Encyclopedia of Immigration, Great Athletes
Complete content of print reference sets
Critical Surveys, Masterplots
Complete content of print reference sets; The Solar System
Broad-range of scientific disciplines
Extensive essays, videos, diagrams, biographies and experiments
Full-text periodicals and reports
Planning, financing and managing a business, exit strategies
Sample business plans, U.S. Tax Forms, videos and reference books
Indexing and abstracts for hundreds of periodicals
96% of journals indexed are peer-reviewed
Resources from trusted sources for homework, reports and projects in a fun format
Encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, study aids and curriculum guides
Facilitates the study of countries, U.S. States, places, peoples, and geography concepts and skills through a global approach.