E-Resources by Topic

    Browse our e-Resources that are available to our patrons below. Some resources can only be used in the library, with a library card, or by Yakima residents (as indicated).

    Business

    ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry

    This database includes in-depth coverage of companies, products, executives, trends and other topics. With...

    Morningstar Investment Research Center

    Information and advice on stocks, mutual funds and ETFs for the investor

    Reference USA

    Business and residential directory for 12 million U.S. businesses, 1.3 million Canadian businesses and...

    Small Business Reference Center

    This database offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject...

    Children

    Tumble Books

    Curated database of children’s e-books, available by subscription through the library.

    Consumer

    Consumer Reports

    Published monthly by Consumers Union since 1936, Consumer Report publishes reviews and comparisons of...

    Culture

    CultureGrams Online

    Cultural information on countries including manners and customs, food. Excellent for country reports and...

    Flipster

    Access leading digital magazines on your mobile device with Flipster.

    Education

    Britannica Escolar Online

    Enriquezca el aprendizaje de los estudiantes de la primaria con el entorno virtual de...

    Foundation Maps

    Foundation Center’s premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is...

    Learning Express

    Interactive test preparation guides for the GED, U.S. Citizenship, ASVAB, GRE, SAT and more

    Lynda.com

    Lynda.com is an online learning platform that helps users gain the knowledge and learn...

    Encyclopedia

    Britannica Enciclopedia Moderna

    Explore Enciclopedia Moderna, una fuente de conocimiento autorizada y confiable, con miles de artículos...

    Britannica Library

    Explore the updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopaedia Britannica with more than 120,000 articles, biographies,...

    Entertainment

    OverDrive

    Borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eVideos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.

    Foreign Language

    Britannica Enciclopedia Moderna

    Explore Enciclopedia Moderna, una fuente de conocimiento autorizada y confiable, con miles de artículos...

    Britannica Escolar Online

    Enriquezca el aprendizaje de los estudiantes de la primaria con el entorno virtual de...

    Mango Languages

    Learn foreign languages quickly and easily via Mango Languages’ online learning courses. Start speaking...

    Genealogy

    Ancestry Library Edition

    You can search the  federal and state census, church, military, court, land, probate, immigration, and...

    Washington State Digital Archives

    The Washington State Digital Archives provides access to online collections of historical value. In...

    General Reference

    Academic Search Complete

    Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The...

    Ebsco Reference Databases

    Magazine, journal and newspaper articles; Informacion en Espanol, Newspaper Source, Novelist : Searchasaurus-Elementary School,...

    ELibrary

    eLibrary delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media...

    MasterFILE Complete

    MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of the most popular full-text magazines, journals, and...

    Reference USA

    Business and residential directory for 12 million U.S. businesses, 1.3 million Canadian businesses and...

    SIRS Discoverer

    An award-winning general reference resource for beginning learners and researchers in grades 1-9. Includes...

    History

    History Study Center

    A one-stop history resource for schools.

    Jobs & Careers

    Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

    Foundation Center’s premier funding research tool for finding foundations that provide financial support for...

    Learning Express

    Interactive test preparation guides for the GED, U.S. Citizenship, ASVAB, GRE, SAT and more

    K-12

    Novelist Plus K-8 Plus

    If you are in elementary or middle school and are looking for new books...

    Law

    Legal Information Reference Center

    Legal forms for Business, Family, Immigration, Financial, Patent, Real Estate, and Wills

    WestlawNext

    Using the WestlawNext Patron Access Database from a designated computer at our Yakima Central...

    Literature

    Book Index With Reviews

    Whether you need a bibliographic database for collection development or are looking for an...

    Novelist Plus

    Looking for something good to read? Find a new favorite author. Contains fiction and...

    ProQuest Learning: Literature

    ProQuest Learning: Literature provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama...

    Manufacturing

    Auto Repair Reference Center

    This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic...

    Chilton Library

    Repair information for domestic and import vehicles. Updated monthly. Includes wiring diagrams.

    News

    Foundation Directory Online

    Updated weekly, this research tool provides access to essential facts on grantmakers and their...

    Newsbank

    Newsbank provides access to full-text articles published in newspapers from around the country.

    ProQuest

    Access to thousands of current periodicals and newspapers including full text of some Washington...

    Yakima Herald Republic

    Search the Yakima Herald Republic from 1997 to date. Full-text articles available for printing.

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