Online Databases for Adults

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®.  

ALPHABETICAL LIST BY DATABASE

A to Z Databases: Demographics & Telephone Directories Search
African American Heritage
Agriculture Collection (InfoTrac)
Ancestry Library Edition
Associations Unlimited
Basic ESL Access
Biography in Context
Britannica 
Business Economics & Theory Collection (InfoTrac)
Business Insights: Essentials
California Driving Permit Practice Tests - California
Careers In...
Chilton Library
Communications & Mass Media Collection (InfoTrac)
Criminal Justice Collection (InfoTrac)
EBSCO E-Journals - Online Journal Article Search
Environmental Studies & Policy Collection (InfoTrac)
Fine Arts & Music Collection (InfoTrac)
Forensic Science
Full Text Publication Finder - Title Search
Gale Directory Library
Gale Ready Reference Shelf
Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection (InfoTrac)
General OneFile - Magazine Article Search (InfoTrac)
Great Events from History
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Home Improvement Collection (InfoTrac)
Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure Collection (InfoTrac)
Informe Académico
InfoTrac Newsstand - Newspaper Article Search
Literature Resource Center
Los Angeles Sentinel
Los Angeles Times
Magill's Literary Annual
Mango Languages
Maps 101
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
NoveList
Nursing & Allied Health Collection (InfoTrac)
Psychology Collection (InfoTrac)
Reference Shelf
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Student Resources in Context
Testing & Education Reference Center
United States History in Context
World History in Context

ALPHABETICAL LIST BY SUBJECT

Automobiles & Home Improvement
Automobiles
California Driving Permit Practice Tests - California
Chilton Library
Home Improvement Collection (InfoTrac)

Biographies
Biography
Biography in Context

Business
businessAtoZ Databases: Demographics & Telephone Directories Search
Business Economics & Theory Collection (InfoTrac)
Business Insights: Essentials

Career Resources & Sample Tests
Careers
Careers In...
Testing & Education Reference Center

Directories
Directories
Associations Unlimited
Gale Directory Library
Gale Ready Reference Shelf

Encyclopedias
Encyclopedias
Britannica 

Español
espanol
Informe Académico

Genealogy
Genealogy
African American Heritage
Ancestry Library Edition

Health & Medicine
Health and Medicine
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Nursing & Allied Health Collection (InfoTrac)

History, Geography & Travel
History, Geography, and Travel Great Events from History
Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure Collection (InfoTrac)
Maps 101
United States History in Context
World History in Context

Law
Law

Criminal Justice Collection (InfoTrac)

Literature, Languages, Music & Art
Literature Basic ESL Access
Communications & Mass Media Collection (InfoTrac)
Fine Arts & Music Collection (InfoTrac)
Literature Resource Center
Magill's Literary Annual
Mango Languages
NoveList

Magazines, E-Journals & Newspapers
Magazines, eJournals, and Newspapers EBSCO E-Journals - Online Journal Article Search
Full Text Publication Finder - Title Search
General OneFile - Magazine Article Search (InfoTrac)
InfoTrac Newsstand - Newspaper Article Search
Los Angeles Sentinel
Los Angeles Times

Science & Technology
Science and Technology Agriculture Collection (InfoTrac)
Environmental Studies & Policy Collection (InfoTrac)
Forensic Science
Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection (InfoTrac)
Psychology Collection (InfoTrac)

Social Issues, Statistics & Controversial Topics
Social Issues, Statistics, & Controversial Topics  Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Statistical Abstract of the United States
The Reference Shelf
Student Resources in Context