Online Databases

Use EBSCO Discovery Service to explore all of our databases and our catalog in the same search.

EBSCO Discovery Service
In light of the evolving concerns of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Governor’s direction on mass gatherings, the City of Inglewood is taking the following steps to ensure the health and safety of our community and our employees.
The Library will be closed from March 16 through March 31.
All programs and events have been cancelled.

Along with books, magazines, and audio-visual materials, the Inglewood Public Library subscribes to numerous databases for you. These databases are the core of the Inglewood’s Virtual Branch, available from your home or business 24/7.

To search a database, click on their names below. When accessing databases from outside the library, you may be prompted to enter the number on the back of your library card. If you need assistance in accessing your databases, please contact the Main Library’s Adult Reference Desk when we are open at 310-412-4280.  

Mobile Use: Want to use many of these databases on your smartphone or tablet? Just visit the Cengage Solutions Website and download the "Access My Library" app for Android™, iPhone®, iPod Touch® or iPad®. 

Most Popular Databases

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Los Angeles Times

Complete coverage of the Los Angeles Times from 1985 to the current paper
MANGO Languages

Learn over 70 different language on your phone, tablet or computer

AutoMate, DYI Auto Repair, delivers information on more than 38,000 domestic and imported cars, light trucks, vans and SUVs, a resource for vehicle owners, auto service companies and auto enthusiasts.

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To use in the Library, you must create a free account and log in each time with the above link.

To use outside the Library, please click HERE and then click on REDEEM.  You will be taken to the above link where you will need to create a free account and log in each time.

If you need help, please call the Reference Desk at 310-412-4820.

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  • High School Equivalency Center
  • College Admissions Test Preparations
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  • Resursos Para Hispanohablantes

Comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content, this resource is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

Covers all key areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
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Alphabetical List of All Databases by Name

A to Z Databases: Demographics & Telephone Directories Search
African American Heritage
America: History and Life with Full Text
Ancestry Library Edition
Art & Architecture Complete

Auto Repair Source

Associations Unlimited- Non-Profit Resources (Gale)
Biography Reference Center
Britannica School

Business Insights: Global (Gale)
California Driving Permit Practice Tests - California
Chilton Library- Auto Repair
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Consumer Health Complete

Criminal Justice Abstracts
EBSCO E-Journals - Online Journal Article Search
Environment Complete 

Full Text Publication Finder - Title Search 
Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index
History Reference Center
Home Improvement Reference Center
Hospitality & Tourism Complete
Learning Express Library
Legal Information Reference Center
Literary Reference Center Plus
Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005)
Los Angeles Times (1985-Current)
Mango Languages
MAS Complete (Magazines & Periodicals)
MasterFile Complete
Middle Search Plus
New York Times  (See instructions above)
Newspaper Source Plus
NoveList Plus 
Points of View
Primary Search
Psychology  & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Referencia Latina 

Salem Press; Reference Shelf; Grey House Publications- e-book collection
Small Business Reference Center
Small Engine Repair Reference Center