Online Resources

Inglewood Virtual Public Library
Along with books, magazines, audio-visual materials, and electronic resources the Inglewood Public Library subscribes to numerous databases. These databases are the core of the Inglewood’s Virtual Services, available from your home or business 24/7. Websites of interest are also included at the end of each list of Databases.

To search a database, click on the name of the Database. When accessing databases you may be prompted to enter your Inglewood Public Library Card or Digital Library Card barcode number. 

The following list contains Databases that are subscriptions held by the Inglewood Public Library. The Databases are indicated in BLUE. The list also contains websites of interest in BLACK. If you do not have an Inglewood Public Library Card, you may apply for a Digital Library Card Here. You may use your Digital Library Card to access all of our electronic resources on this page and elsewhere on this website.

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AUDIO BOOKS
Database:  Libby, by OverDrive 
Database:  Hoopla
Website:    Audio Stories for Children 
Website:    Hey Ya Book Riot Podcasts
Website:    National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Website:    Stories Podcast
Website:    Storyline Online
Website:    Teaching Books.net Book Readings

Business150 - icon BUSINESS
Database:  Data Axle Reference Solution(Reference USA)
Website:     Small Business Association

CreativeBug Opens in new windowCREATIVITY
Database:  CreativeBug 
Website:    Art Exhibits - (Inglewood Unified School District - 2020)
Website:    Tux Paint
Digital LiteracyDIGITAL LITERACY - COMPUTERS
Website:    Code.org
Website:    Scratch - Coding
Education150 - iconEDUCATION
Database:  Career Online High School 
Website:    Inglewood Unified School District   
Website:     FinAid - The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid    
Website:     Khan Academy   
Website:     Teaching Books
Website:    Tuition Funding Sources
Website:     West Los Angeles College - Free College   

Finance300 - iconFINANCE
Website:    360 Degrees of Financial Literacy
Website:    America Saves 
Website:    FINRA (Beginning investors)
Website:    Nerd Wallet

Geneaology150 - iconGENEALOGYHISTORY & LOCAL HISTORY
Database:  African American Heritage
Database:  Ancestry Library Edition (In-Library use only) 
Website:    America's Black Holocaust Museum
Website:    Black Freedom Struggle
Website:    Calisphere (Inglewood Historical Photos)
   
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GOVERNMENT LOCALSTATEFEDERAL 
Website:    Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government    
Website:    Official Website of the California State Government     
Website:    Official Website of the City of Inglewood 
Website:    CF LearnFree.org  

Grants150 - iconsGRANTS
Website:    California Arts Council - Grants
Website:     California State Library - Grants
Website:    Federal Grants 

HealthHEALTH
Website:   CDC
Website:   GetSetUp
Website:    MedlinePlus
Website:    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Website:    Teen Line
Website:    TeensHealth
 
Homework and Research
HOMEWORK RESEARCH
Database:  Brainfuse Live Homework
Database:  Britannica School 
Database:  TumbleMath
Database:  World Book OnlineFor e-Library card holders, enter "world" before your 5-digit library card number (e.g. world12345).

Website:    Purdue Online Writing Lab
How-To GuidesHOW-TO GUIDES
Database:  California Driving Permit Practice Tests - California
Database:  Chilton Library - Auto Repair
Database:  CreativeBug

Website:    GetSetUp

JobsJOB SEARCHING & CAREERS
Database:  Brainfuse Job Now
Database:  Careers In
Resource:  Inglewood Employment Ecosystem Map
Website:    GetSetUp
Website:    Occupational Outlook Handbook


LanguagesLANGUAGES
Database:  Mango Languages


Law150 - iconLAW
Website:    California Judicial Council Forms   
Website:    LA Law Library
Website:    LawHelpCA.org
Website:    Locating the Law

MoviesMOVIES
Database:  Hoopla
Database:  Kanopy

MusicMUSIC
Database:  Freegal
Database:  Hoopla
Website:    Classics for Kids 

Newspapers and MagazinesNEWSPAPERS & MAGAZINES
Database:  Inglewood Today
Database:  Los Angeles Times (1985-Current)
Database:  Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005) 
 

Reading and Literature for Adults - DatabasesREADING & LITERATURE ADULTS & TEENS
Database:  Hoopla
Database:  Libby, by OverDrive
Database:  NoveList Plus 
Website:    GoodReads
Website:    Noname Book Club
Website:    Mocha Girls Read Book Club
Website:    Teaching Books.Net
Website:    YALSA Teen Book Finder
  
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READING LITERATURE CHILDREN 
Database:  ABC Mouse
Database:  BookFLIX for Children
Database:  Hoopla
Database:  
Libby, by OverDrive
Database:  NoveList Plus
Database:  TumbleMath
Database:  TumbleBook Library  
 

Website:    GoodReads 
Website:    Storyline Online

S.T.E.A.M.150 - iconS.T.E.A.M.
Database:  Creativebug
Website:    MIT App Inventor
Website:    PBS KIDS - Design Squad Global
Website:    SciJinks: Weather Games 

VeteransVETERANS
Website:    California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet)
Website:    G.I. Jobs
Website:    Military and Veterans
Website:    
U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs