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).

    Arts & Music

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    Business

    ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry

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

    AtoZdatabases

    AtoZdatabases is a directory and marketing database that includes 30 million businesses and 220...

    Morningstar Investment Research Center

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

    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

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    AtoZdatabases

    AtoZdatabases is a directory and marketing database that includes 30 million businesses and 220...

    Consumer Reports

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

    Crafts

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    Culture

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    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

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    Britannica Escolar Online

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

    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

    Kanopy

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers library card holders free access to Kanopy streaming video...

    OverDrive

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

    Project Gutenberg

    Project Gutenberg offers over 38,000 FREE ebooks: choose among free ePUB books, free Kindle...

    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

    No online resources found.

    General Reference

    Academic Search Complete

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

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    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...

    SIRS Discoverer

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

    Health

    AtoZ Food America

    Yakima Valley Libraries now offers AtoZ Food America which contains recipes in all course...

    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

    Available only at the Yakima Central Library.  Using the WestlawNext Patron Access Database from...

    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...

    Project Gutenberg

    Project Gutenberg offers over 38,000 FREE ebooks: choose among free ePUB books, free Kindle...

    ProQuest Learning: Literature

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

    Manufacturing

    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 including...

    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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