The College Database

Screen Shot 2015-09-30 at 11.28.43 AMThe College Database is today’s most current, complete, and user-friendly source for college and university data.  Includes tuition, enrollment, and accreditation data from government and post-secondary institutions.

 

 

RBdigital – Getting Started Guide

RBdigital provides digital magazines for you to view on your computer or mobile device.
Your Wilkinson Public Library card gives you unlimited access to the collection.

Here’s how to get started:

In the RB Digital App

  1. In the app, choose ‘Not a member? Register now’
  2. Choose ‘USA’ for country.
  3. Choose ‘Colorado’ for state.
  4. Search for ‘wilkinson’ and choose ‘Marmot Library Network – Wilkinson Public Library’
  5. Click ‘create account’ and enter your library barcode number. Choose a username and password and enter your name, email and zip code. Click the checkbox to accept terms of service and click ‘register’.
  6. Open the hamburger menu in the top left of the app and choose ‘magazines’ to browse the selection.
  7. When you find a magazine you’d like to read, click ‘checkout’ and then choose ‘read’ to read the issue in your browser or choose ‘download’ to download the issue and read it later (or when you’re not connected to internet) in the app.

In a browser/computer

1.    Click here to go to the Wilkinson Public Library RBdigital page
2.    First time users select “Create Account.” Enter your library card number then click “Validate.”
3.    Create a Marmot Library (Wilkinson Public Library is part of this consortium) RBdigital account with an email address and a password. An activation link will be sent to your email address.
4.    Follow the activation link to confirm your account. Once your account is activated you can browse and check out magazines that are part of the Library’s subscription.
5.    Click on the magazine(s) you would like to check out.
6.    Your magazines will now be in “My Collection” in your account and can be downloaded to your computer or mobile device.
8.    To add more magazines to your account, return to the Wilkinson Public Library RBdigital page

RBdigital Apps are available for the following devices: PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire and Blackberry Playbook.

Note: RBdigital apps are not available for the NOOK Color or Tablet. Barnes & Noble does not allow the RBdigital app to be downloaded from their app store. RBdigital may be accessible through the NOOK browser depending on the memory of your NOOK.

Oxford Islamic Studies

oxfordislamicstudiesThis authoritative, dynamic resource brings together the best current scholarship in the field for students, scholars, government officials, community groups, and librarians to foster a more accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world. Features reference content and commentary by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture, and is regularly updated.

 

Resume Builder

Screen Shot 2015-09-30 at 11.12.56 AMCollege in Colorado (for people in college or not in college) is a free website to build a resume, cover letter, practice interview skills and more.

 

GoodReads

Goodreads is the largest site for readers and book recommendations in the world. A home for casual readers and bona-fide bookworms alike, Goodreads users recommend books, compare what they are reading, keep track of what they've read and would like to read, find their next favorite book, form book clubs and much more. Create a free account today!

 

LibraryThing

Find your next book with LibraryThing!  A free online service that helps you to categorize your books, get recommendations, and connect with others with similar interests! Create a free log-in today!

Overdrive

overdrive appUse Overdrive to download ebooks, audiobooks, music, and videos!  See the help menu for compatible devices and steps to download:

 

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Freading

A new eBook service for Wilkinson Public Library users!

- Over 20,000 titles are available from a variety of publishers.
- New books are added weekly.
- All books are always available and can be checked out for 14 days.
- Each user is allotted a number of tokens each week that can be used to download the books.
- Books range in token value from 1 to 4 tokens, with most newer titles being 4 tokens

 

Tuition Funding Sources


tuition funding sourcesTuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.

 

WorldCat

WorldCat_Logo_H_ColorCan't find a book in Marmot or Prospector?  Try ordering it from WorldCat. WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide!

 

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences

Psychology DatabasesCovers information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods from professional journal articles.

 

 

 

Greenfile

GreenFileOffers well-researched, professional, government, and general information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

 

Business Searching

Company InformationSearch for a company, industry, author, subject, or a publication list to find academic journal articles, SWOT analyses, trade publications, industry profiles, company profiles, market research reports, or product reviews!

 

 

 

Topic Search

Topic SearchAllows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints.

 

 

 

Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference CenterContains a balance of materials from all viewpoints, including more than 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from both sides of the aisle, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books.

 

Newspaper Source

Newspaper SourceProvides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. Also contains selective full text for more than 330 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided.

 

MAS ULTRA

MAS UltraOffers articles from high school history magazines, biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia and the CIA World Fact Book); and an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs; and expanded full-text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

 

History Reference Center

History Reference CenterOffers paragraphs from reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books from the leading history publishers.  Also contains articles from history periodicals (professional magazines), historical documents, biographies of historical figures, photos, maps, and videos.

 

Sanborn Maps

Large-scale plans of Colorado cities & towns drawn at a scale of 50 feet to an inch. Track the development of Telluride between the years 1886-1922. INTERNET EXPLORER MUST BE USED TO ACCESS

Masterfile Premier

Masterfile PremierContains newspaper, journal (professional magazine), magazine articles, and reference book (dictionaries, encyclopedia, thesaurus) notes covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. Also includes primary source documents and images.

 

Consumer Health Complete

health SourceThe richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide. This resource provides access to more than 130 full text, consumer health magazines and a vast collection of health reference books & academic journals.

 

Colorado Historic Newspapers

Colorado NewspapersCurrently includes more than 500,000 digitized pages, representing 163 individual newspaper titles published in Colorado from 1859 to 1923. Includes feature stories, society news, classified and picture advertisements, school and church announcements, news from surrounding towns, editorials and cartoons.

Colorado Grants Guide

Colorado Grant Guide

Find a grant for your non-profit organization from a Colorado grant provider!  Also contains grant provider profiles.

This database is for library use only. 

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Explora Secondary

explora-secondarySearch by a topic or keyword to find magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, film & video results on a wide-variety of subjects!  Great for high-school students.

 

Business Source Premier

Business ResourcesFeatures

Full Text for more than 2,300 journal articles   |   Full text articles dating back to 1886   |   Company Profiles   |   Country Reports   |   Industry Reports   |   Market Research Reports   |   SWOT Analyses

Consumer Reports

Publishes & reviews comparisons of consumer products and services based on reporting and results from its in-house testing laboratory. It also publishes cleaning and general buying guides.

Auto Mate

A complete guide to vehicle ownership & maintenance! Learn how to repair your own vehicle with step-by-step photographs and diagrams. Also includes service bulletins, recall information and maintenance schedules.

Ancestry Library

AncestryA premier genealogy tool. Meet the family firsthand, see how they lived and record your history with census records, birth marriage and death records, military records and court, land and tax records. Includes directories, photos and more.

This database is for in-library use only.

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