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Online Resources G - M

All databases are available for use in the library. You can access many of these resources from home with your library card. Items followed by an asterisk (*) can be accessed from home only by Lexington residents.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library Web IconGale eCommerce Sourcebook* - Found in topic: Business & Investing

Combines a variety of information including approximately 100 how-to topical entries covering the most commonly asked questions relating to ecommerce. Topics include how to write business and marketing plans, secure financing, and evaluate candidates for designing a website. Covers directory listings of approximately 4,700 associations, consultants, and other organizations related to ecommerce as well as the top 250 leading ecommerce companies worldwide.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Web IconGale Virtual Reference Library - Found in topic: eBooks & Digital Media

The Gale Virtual Reference Library gives you 24/7 access to full-text titles in PDF format including almanacs and specialized reference sources, perfect for students needing "print" resouces. Sources may be searched individually or together.

Gardening and Horticulture (Gale OneFile) Web IconGardening and Horticulture (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: Home & GardenScience & Nature

A collection of more than 80 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.

Gender Studies (Gale OneFile) Web IconGender Studies (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: Social JusticeSocial Science

This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.

General OneFile (Gale) Web IconGeneral OneFile (Gale) - Found in topic: Magazines & Journals

A one-stop source for news and periodical articles, including most of the content across all Thomson/Gale databases. OneFile contains over 5,000 full-text periodical titles, and more than 9,200 titles in all, on a wide range of topics.

Glassdoor logoGlassdoor - Found in topic: Career & Test Prep

Access job listings, company reviews, interview questions, and salary information.

Global Issues (Gale In Context) Web IconGlobal Issues (Gale In Context) - Found in topic: History & GenealogyNewspapers & Current Events

Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events.

Oxford Reference logoGrove Encyclopedia of American Art* - Found in topic: Art & MusicEncyclopedias & Reference

Deals with all aspects of American art and architecture from Native American art to Colonial art to contemporary American art.

Health and Medicine (Gale OneFile) Web IconHealth and Medicine (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: Health & Medical

Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health & Safety, Alcohol and Drug Abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc.

Health and Wellness (Gale) Web IconHealth and Wellness (Gale) - Found in topic: Health & Medical

Use this database to find articles & pamphlets on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health & Safety, Alcohol and Drug Abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc.

HeritageQuest Online logoHeritage Quest Online* - Found in topic: History & Genealogy

A digital resource that combines searchable images of U.S. federal genealogical census records with digitized books containing family and local histories from around the country. It includes 25,000 family and local history books, U.S. census records, and PERSI, an index of over 1.6 million genealogy and local history articles.

High School Edition (Gale OneFile) Web IconHigh School Edition (Gale OneFile)  - Found in topic: Children & TeensEncyclopedias & Reference

Find information on high school research topics plus pop culture, sports, and more the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Home Improvement (Gale OneFile) Web IconHome Improvement (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: ConsumerHome & Garden

Even the smallest home improvement project can be daunting: with this collection of nearly 100 home improvement focused titles, hobbyists and professional carpenters alike will immediately put their projects on a more solid foundation. Coverage includes such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.

Hoopla Digital Collection - Found in topic: Books & LiteratureeBooks & Digital Media

Hoopla offers a broad selection of streaming and downloadable media in your browser or through the Hoopla app for your mobile device. Borrow up to 3 items per calendar month without needing to put anything on hold. View a video tutorial on how to use Hoopla.

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Hospitality and Tourism (Gale OneFile) Web IconHospitality and Tourism (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: Business & Investing

This collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry.

Indeed logoIndeed online job search - Found in topic: Career & Test Prep 

Search for jobs across multiple sites.


Gale OneFile: Information ScienceInformation Science (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: EducationCareer & Test Prep 

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics.

Insurance and Liability (Gale OneFile) Web IconInsurance and Liability (Gale OneFile)  - Found in topic: Business & InvestingConsumerLaw

This collection, comprised of nearly 40 insurance-related journals, takes a broad view of this multimillion dollar industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more. logoJobs at - Found in topic: Career & Test Prep

Link to the current job listings in the Boston area.

JSTOR logoJSTOR* - Found in topic: Art & MusicHistory & GenealogyMagazines & JournalsSocial Science

An online archive of full-text scholarly articles in the humanities and social sciences. Although it does not include the most current issues of journals, this is a reliable resource for academic articles in the fields of history, ethnic studies, political science and more.

Kanopy LogoKanopy Digital Collection - Found in topic: eBooks & Digital Media

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service that offers more than 30,000 documentaries, classic and independent films. Borrow up to 3 titles each calendar month to watch on a mobile device or streaming TV service. View a video tutorial on how to use Kanopy.

Lexington Minuteman Newspaper logoLexington Minuteman Newspaper  - Found in topic: Newspapers & Current Events

Full page and article images and searchable full text from the Lexington Minuteman and other historical Lexington newspapers. For dates between 1975 and 2005 please send a question to Ask A Librarian.  And for 2005 to present please use Newsbank*.

Libby from Overdrive logoLibby from OverDrive - Found in topic: eBooks & Digital Media

Download digital books, audiobooks, and magazines for free using the Libby App from OverDrive. Libby is available for Android, iOS, Windows 10, some Chromebooks, and in your browser. View a video tutorial on how to use Libby.

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Literature Resource Center Web IconLiterature Resource Center - Found in topic: Books & Literature

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Mango Languages new logoMango Languages* - Found in topic: Languages

Mango is designed to equip you with conversational skills from the very start. Whether you're learning how to order a pizza or ask when the game starts, Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in 60+ different language courses. English as a Second Language (ESL) courses are taught in fifteen different languages.

Middle School (Gale In Context) Web IconMiddle School (Gale In Context)  - Found in topic: Children & Teens

Research in Context covers the most-studied topics in literature, science, social studies, and U.S. and world history, as well as the social issues most relevant to middle school (grades 6-8) students.

Military and Intelligence (Gale OneFile) Web IconMilitary and Intelligence (Gale OneFile) - Found in topic: History & Genealogy

Find articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more. Includes The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia and The World Almanac and Book of Facts.

Morningstar logoMorningstar* - Found in topic: Business & Investing

Get comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, and investment indexes.