What’s New? Lynda.com offers online video tutorials and training in many subjects, including 3-D animation, audio, music, CAD, design, developer, education, IT, marketing, photography, video, and web. Zinio has access to online magazines in a cover-to-cover format.
Search for your subject in books, magazines, journals, newspapers, encyclopedia articles, and other resources brought to Kansans by the State Library of Kansas.
Databases from the State Library of Kansas – available to all Kansans
- genealogy resources, available on computers used inside the Library
- watch the story, read the book with Scholastic
- Auto Repair Reference Center – find vehicle repair information, including wiring diagrams
- Business Searching using Business Source Premier – full text for more than 2,100 business journals
- Consumer Health Complete – consumer-oriented information on health-related topics
- EBSCOhost Espanol – information in Spanish
- EBSCOhost Research Databases – the full list of provided EBSCO databases
- History Reference Center – comprehensive full text history reference database
- Kids Search – a child-friendly, graphically-rich design for finding information
- Literary Reference Center – information on thousands of authors and their works
- Searchasaurus – an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching
- Small Business Reference Center – information on topics related to starting a company, operations management, sales, and growing or rescuing a business
- Student Research Center – students may search by keyword or by topic to find magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.
- TumbleBooks – find storybooks, read-alongs, puzzles & games, videos, and more for kids and parents!
- best seller lists, award winners, featured books, plus links to NPL’s catalog
- sign up to receive e-mail updates and reviews on what’s new in your favorite genres
- use username and password: 363046 to access updates to American Chamber of Commerce Resources
- search holdings of 900 Kansas libraries
- academic and career-oriented resources, including practice tests, tutorials, and job-search and career-guidance information
- Job and Career Accelerator
Lynda.com – NEW!
- improve your skills in business, technology or creative pursuits
- more than a thousand courses of project-based, in-person learning
- online language-learning system teaching conversation skills for a wide variety of languages, available to NPL cardholders
- log in with your Newton Public Library card to access the magazine that’s been an inspiration since 1888, as well as a topic database
- through a contract with OverDrive, audio books, ebooks, music and videos are available, using your Newton Public Library card
- activate your account with a one-time set-up at Newton Public Library to read your favorite magazines online, cover-to-cover, from home