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(Alphabetical List and Description of All Online Resources)

Audiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines & eMusic
Magazines & Newspapers Articles
Arts & Literature
Auto Repair
Business, Investment & Legal
College, Careers, Education & Test Taking
Health & Medicine
History
Kids & Teens
Languages
Home & Leisure
Science & Technology
Academic Journals
Alphabetical List and Description of All Online Resources

Academic OneFile
Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources, with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995.

Agricultural Collection
Full text journals.

America's Newspapers
America's Newspapers from NewsBank provides full-text articles from the electronic editions of record for more than 800 U.S. newspapers and other new sources, including the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (4/7/02-Current), the San Bernardino County Sun (9/14/01-Current), the New York Times (2000-Current), and the Washington Post (1/1/77-Current). Each newspaper has its own distinctive focus offering a variety of viewpoints on local, state, national, and world issues. Paid advertisements are excluded. (From home, click here to access America's Newspapers)

Artemis: Literature
Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library's Literature online resources to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Books and Authors
Looking for a good book, but not sure where to start? Stuck on the question of "what do I read next"? Let Books and Authors spice up your summer reading with our expert title recommendations, online reading rooms, librarian favorite lists, and more. Browse by Character, Subject, Location and Time Period, and get a visual representation of your matching books.

Business Economics and Theory
With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit online resource, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. Perfect for business classes, with more than 150 full-text journals to support their research. 

Business Insights: Essentials
Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. This online resource features the content you need to explore a global business landscape, including extensive reference content from Gale's core business collection, easy-to-use company fundamentals, investment research reports, industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more.

Career Quest
Find out about local careers and hear from individuals working for companies in the Inland Empire.

Chilton's Library
Auto repair information, including electrical wiring diagrams.

Communications and Mass Media Collection
Full text journals.

Computer Database
Use this online resource to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

Criminal Justice Collection
Full text journals.

Diversity Studies Collection
Full text journals.

Enki
Enki, a new eBook platform created by librarians, is the place for discovery, helping you find new gems, classic novels and eye-opening nonfiction. It’s your only source for bestsellers before they catch fire, and it’s where you can learn something new from renowned authors. Indulge your curiosity!

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Full text journals.

Fine Arts & Music Collection
With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in online resources such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide your students with resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

Freegal
Our collection of FREE downloadable music that may be downloaded or streamed straight to your computer or mobile device. Simply download the Freegal Music app or visit www.rcplca.freegalmusic.com and log in with your library card and PIN (last 4 digits of your phone number).

Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection
A custom collection of nearly 50 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.

Gender Studies Collection
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 Science Collection
A custom collection of over 200 journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments -- including such topics as particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology.

Health & Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module
Use this Resource Center to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, videos, & reference information on: Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Pregnancy, Prescription Drugs, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, health assessment sites & government online resources. Easily access 700+ videos from Healthology, Inc.'s consumer health video library. Spanish-language videos are available. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

Home Improvement Collection
A custom collection of nearly 100 home-improvement focused titles, covering such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.

Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure Collection
Full text journals.

Information Science & Library Issues Collection
Full text journals.

Informe (full text online resource in Spanish)
A collection of hispanic magazines with full text. Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects.

Infotrac Junior Edition K-12
This periodical online resource is designed for students in junior high and middle school, with magazines, newspapers and reference books (most are full-text) for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Infotrac Onefile
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

Infotrac Student Edition K-12
This online resource is designed for high school students, with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Full-text articles from the electronic editions of the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (4/7/02-Current). Paid advertisements are excluded. (From home, click here to access Inland Valley Daily Bulletin)

Insurance & Liability Collection
This collection, comprised of nearly 40 journals, takes a broad view of the insurance and liability industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more.

JobScout
An online learning platform designed to teach you the basic Internet skills that you need to find a job.

Kids Infobits
Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Learning Express Library
LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.

  • Adult Learning Center - This center offers busy adults the resources to improve their basic skills in reading, writing, and math, prepare for the GED® test, or become a U.S. citizen.
  • Career Center - Are you preparing for a professional exam? Are you curious about a particular occupation or looking to improve your workplace skills? Choose the Career Center and begin your path to a bright future.
  • High School Equivalency Center - Earning a high school equivalency credential can open the door to better income, a more fulfilling job, and a college education. If you are preparing for the GED® test, HiSET® or TASC™ exams, our practice tests, interactive tutorials, and eBooks will help you reach your goal.
  • College Preparation Center - Getting into college is an important step to building a strong future. First, you must do well on your college admission tests and write a personal essay that highlights your special talents. Use this center to get the resources you need to achieve your college preparation goals.
  • Recursos Para Hispanohablantes - Este centro ofrece a los adultos que están muy ocupados los recursos para mejorar sus habilidades básicas, ganar sus credenciales de GED® o ser ciudadano estadounidense.
  • College Center - Strengthen your academic skills and prepare for placement tests and graduate school entrance exams here.
  • School Center - The resources here can help students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in important subjects.

Literature Resource Center
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
An online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Full text journals.

OneClickdigital
Download eAudio and eBook versions of classic literature featuring a wide variety of titles.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Provides contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, this online resource features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
Full text journals.

Pop Culture Collection
Full text journals.

ProCitizen
Online preparation course for United States citizenship.

Psychology Collection
Full text journals.

Reference USA
Reference USA has over 10 million U.S. companies in its database. Find addresses, phone numbers, SIC codes, contacts, sales, and employees for each company. You can search by name of company, geographic location or zipcode, SIC code, employee size, and sales. Results can be printed or downloaded.

Religion & Philosophy Collection
Full text journals.

San Bernardino County Sun
Full-text articles from the electronic editions of the San Bernardino County Sun (9/14/01-Current). Paid advertisements are excluded. (From home, click here to access San Bernardino County Sun).

Small Business Collection
Perfect for business schools and entrepreneurs, this compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find hundreds of full text subject-appropriate periodicals.

Something about the Author Online
Something About the Author Online provides first-time comprehensive online access to all volumes ever printed in Gale's™ acclaimed and long-standing Something About the Author series, which examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults and is the preeminent source on authors and literature for young people. Content is delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals.

Southern California Digital Library (Overdrive)
Download audio and ebooks to read or listen to at home.

TumbleBooks
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), Ebooks which may be viewed online, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.

Tutor.com (Live Homework Help)
Funded by the California State Library, Tutor.com offers free tutoring in Math, Science, Social Studies, and English for grades K-12 and College Intro by connecting you online to a live tutor. This service is available every day from 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm. (Closed New Year's Day, Easter Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day).

US History Collection
Full text journals.

Vocations & Careers Collection
Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

War & Terrorism Collection
Full text journals.

World History Collection
Full Text Journals

Zinio
Read complete editions of popular magazines any time, anywhere on PCs, Macs and mobile devices and download for offline reading. Keep magazines as long as you want. Enjoy interactive elements such as audio and video for some titles.