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  • AtoZtheUSA - Provides information on all 50 US states and 5 territories as well as the District of Columbia. Link: http://www.atoztheusa.com/index.asp
  • Grolier Online - Powered by Scholastic, Grolier Online includes searchable encyclopedia articles together with editor-vetted web links and magazine articles.  Videos, international newspapers and clickable maps are also included. http://go-kids.grolier.com/main?page=kids
  • Kids Search- EBSCO's interface designed for students in grades K through 8. Kids Search provides elementary school students with an easy-to-use, graphically-appealing interface they can use to search their EBSCO databases. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=srck5
  • Learning Express Library - Learning Express Library has practice tests and preparation tips for many common exams such as the SAT, ACT, ASVAB, and graduate school admissions.  Learning centers for elementary school through college offer skill building courses and practice tests for math, reading and language arts.  Also included are occupational license practice tests, together with tutorials and e-books on workplace skills improvement  and computer and internet basics.  Users must create an account to use this database. http://www.learningexpresshub.com/learningexpresslibrary?AuthToken=65BFD819-0275-4728-87AA-9CC9A4333686
  • NewsBank - Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more with our collection of full-text local, regional and national newspapers, including Fairmont's Times West Virginian. http://infoweb.newsbank.com/signin/MarionCountyPublicLibrary
  • NoveList Plus - With information on over 260,000 fiction and readable nonfiction titles included, plus feature content including lists of award-winning books, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, Recommended Reads and more, NoveList Plus is a complete readers' resource. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=novplus
  • NoveList Plus K-8  - NoveList K-8 Plus allows you to discover the fiction titles that are popular with young readers. Find Recommended Reads lists organized by age group or search for books by genre, subject, or literary award. NoveList Plus K-8 includes reviews, annotations, and information for parents and educators. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=novpk8
  • Points of View - Points of View Reference Center™ is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=pov
  • Searchasaurus  - Searchasaurus is designed for young children, who can search by topics such as animals, art, health, history, stories, sports, and science & math. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=sas
  • Universal Class - Learn something new by taking any of our online continuing education courses offered through Universal Class.  Classes are available remotely 24/7 via the Internet, have real instructors, and offer a connection to other students.  Continuing Education Units are available for selected classes. http://marionwv.universalclass.com/register.htm