Personal tools
Return on Investment Calculator
My Library.  My Lifeline.
 
Find out what your library is worth to you and how your tax dollars are used effectively to provide library services to your community.

 

"Life is a wonderful thing to talk about, or to read about in history books - but it is terrible when one has to live it."

—Jean Anouilh (1910-87) French playwright

Michigan Secretary of State

ExpressSOS.com Button

Try the online, no-wait Secretary of State at ExpressSOS.com

  • Renew or replace standard driver's license or ID card.
  • Renew vehicle tabs.
  • Obtain a replacement vehicle title or registration.
  • Submit a change of address.
  • Join the organ donor registry and much more!
 
You are here: Home eShelf & Research

eShelf & Research

Document Actions

Mel.org

Brought to you by MeL.org - Michigan's 24/7 Library.

The resources below contain millions of full-text articles.

Search here for a particular journal or magazine.

Available to Michigan residents or

for use in Michigan libraries only.

For tips on how to use these resources, try these database tutorials.

General Interest

General Reference Center Gold

Automotive

ChiltonLibrary

Books and Reading

Books and Authors

eBook Collection

Gale Virtual Reference Library

MeLCat

Michigan Authors and Illustrators

Popular Magazines Collection

What's Next? from the Kent District Library

Business

Business Economics and Theory Collection

Business Insights: Global

BusinessDecision

DemographicsNow: Business and People

Gale Directory Library

Gale LegalForms

Gale Virtual Reference Library: Business Collection

General BusinessFile ASAP

InfoTrac Newsstand

Job and Career Accelerator

LearningExpress Library

LegalTrac

New York Times

Small Business Collection

Small Business Resource Center

Genealogy/Family History

HeritageQuest Online

Biography and Genealogy Master Index

MeL Michigana

Seeking Michigan

Government

See here for full descriptions of each resource in the Government section.

Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health Reference Center Academic

MedlinePlus

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Nursing Resource Center

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Psychology Collection

Jobs

High School Equivalency Center

 

Job and Career Accelerator

 

LearningExpress Library

 

Lifelong Soft Skills Videos from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation

 

Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success

 

Kids

BookFlix

CultureGrams

Early World of Learning

eBook K-8 Collection

eLibrary

eLibrary Elementary (K-6)

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

General Reference Center Gold

InfoTrac Junior Edition

Kids InfoBits

LearningExpress Library

NoveList K-8 Plus

School Center

SIRS Discoverer Deluxe

World Book Kids

Legal

Gale LegalForms

LegalTrac

Michigan Legal Help

 

Teens

Books & Authors

College Preparation Learning Center

CultureGrams

eLibrary

Expanded Academic ASAP

Gale Virtual Reference Library

General Reference Center Gold (advanced materials)

Health and Wellness Resource Center

InfoTrac Junior Edition (middle and junior high school)

InfoTrac Student Edition (high school)

Job and Career Accelerator

LearningExpress Library

MeL Michigana

NoveList K-8 Plus (Teen Section)

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

SIRS Discoverer Deluxe (K - 9th grade)

SIRS Renaissance (high school)

 

Use library tools and resources to discover new books and materials or do research online.

Good Reads
Interested in the latest news headlines? Looking for something new to read? We'll get you pointed in the right direction.

 

Library Catalog
Search for Books and Other Library Materials
Affordable Care Act
Get answers about Obamacare laws at the Health Insurance Marketplace

 

 
Staff Log in