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What are you looking for?

This is a great place to start your search for information.

Search engines are a fine place to start a search of the Internet, but often the results are unsatisfactory. Our library has gathered together some great resources for you to use to find the information you need.

  • Use EBSCO Research Databases to access online magazines, professional journals, newspapers, and other reference tools plus reference sources for students and teachers, small business information and auto repair information.
  • Use LearningExpress Library to improve basic skills and prepare for a wide range of academic and career oriented exams
  • Use A to Z Databases for maps and information on travel and world cultures
  • Use Iowa Locator or WorldCat to find books, CDs, DVDs and other items in libraries
  • Use HealthInfoIowa to start your search for health information


The subject guides give you a great place to find information on travel, sports, consumer goods and more.

Iowa Heritage Project and Iowa Publications Online can help you dig deep into all things Iowa.

Visit PeopleSmart Privacy Education for information to help you protect your privacy online. Among the topics covered are identity theft, medical records, spam, social media, online tracking, phone tips, background reports, and financial privacy.

You may also use the links at the left to find the information you need.


"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it."  ~Samuel Johnson