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Academic eResources

Academic Search Complete


Applied Science & Technology Source

Art & Architecture

Associates Program

eBooks Academic Collection 

eBooks Business Collection 

Education Source

Environment Complete

Health Source: Nursing/ Academic Edition



Small Engine Repair

Books and Reading

eBook Collection


Michigan Authors and Illustrators

What's Next? from the Kent District Library


Business Book Summaries


DemographicsNow: Business and People

eBooks Business

Entrepreneurial Studies Source

Gale Directory Library

LearningExpress Library

MasterFILE Complete

Newspaper Source Plus

Regional Business News

Small Business Reference Center

Genealogy/Family History


Seeking Michigan

General Interest eResources

eBooks Public Library Collection

Learning Express Library

Referencia Latina

Newspaper Source Plus

Health and Wellness

Alt Health Watch

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Information

Health Source: Consumer Edition


Psychology & Behavioral Health Collection


Job and Career Accelerator

Learning Express Library

Lifelong Soft Skills Videos from the Michigan

Economic Development Corporation 



Early World of Learning

eBook K-8 Collection

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

LearningExpress Library

NoveList K-8 Plus

School Center

World Book Kids


Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Source

Michigan Legal Help

Pre K - 12 Education eResources

Biography Reference Center

eBooks K-8

eBooks High School

Education Source

Education Resources Information Center

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

History Reference Center

Humanities Source

Library & Information Science Source

Literary Reference Center

MAS Complete

MasterFILE Complete

Middle Search Plus

Newspaper Source Plus

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center

Political Science Complete

Primary Search

Professional Development Collection

Read It!

Science Reference Center

Vocational Studies Premier

World Book Kids


College Preparation Learning Center

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Job and Career Accelerator

LearningExpress Library

NoveList K-8 Plus (Teen Section)

Opposing Viewpoints in Context)

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