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Many databases will ask for your library card (14 digits. No spaces. Beginning with 2992800).
If you are asked for your PIN and do not know it, call the library at 859-986-7112 or 859-623-6704 to reset your PIN. Library Edition direct link Auto Repair Reference Center direct link Britannica Digital Library direct link Consumer Health Complete @ Ebscohost direct link Consumer Reports @ Ebscohost direct link Drive Your Learning direct link EBSCOhost direct link Freegal Music direct link Gale Legal Forms direct link Gale Virtual Reference Library direct link KY Libraries Unbound @ Overdrive direct link KY Virtual Library direct link Library Elf direct link Library Elf direct link Mango Languages direct link OneClick Digital direct link Newsbank direct link Novelist @ Ebscohost direct link Rocket Languages direct link Small Business Reference Center direct link Universal Class link Zinio: Download Magazines Free Library Edition Library Edition logo Library Edition may only be accessed inside the Berea and Richmond library locations.
Ancestry® Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more.
Answers await everyone—whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist, or historian—inside the more than 7,000 available databases. Here, you can unlock the story of you with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.
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Auto Repair Reference Center

Auto Repair Reference Center logo The Auto Repair Reference Center (ARRC) database contains the most comprehensive collection of automobile repair reference information in the market. ARRC contains information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.
The database covers more than 35,000 vehicles from 1945 to present. Content includes nearly 857,000 drawings and step-by-step photographs, approximately 99,000 technical service bulletins & recalls issued by the original equipment vehicle manufacturer, over 158,600 enhanced wiring diagrams for easy viewing and printing, specifications & maintenance schedules, Labor Time Guide & Estimator, AutoIQ, Quick Tips (a complete guide to vehicle ownership & maintenance), Diagnostic information and much more. New repair procedures, TSBs and updates are continually added to the product. All of the content in Auto Repair Reference Center has been created by ASE certified technicians.
You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.
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Britannica Digital Library

Britannica Digital Library logo Here you will find the award-winning Britannica Digital Learning databases that are now available to you. For remote access you will need to login with your KYVL Username and Password.
To get the password, call your local library at 986-7112 or 623-6704

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Consumer Health Complete™

Consumer Health Complete logo Consumer Health Complete™ (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
CHC offers a unique search interface designed to call attention to the full text content available from many important source-types, and to provide an intuitive means for searching this specific information.
You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.
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Consumer Reports Online

Consumer Reports logo Product reviews and Ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports.
Consumers Union (CU) is an expert, independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to work for a fair, just, and safe marketplace for all consumers and to empower consumers to protect themselves. To maintain its independence and impartiality, CU accepts no outside advertising and no free samples and employs several hundred mystery shoppers and technical experts to buy and test the products it evaluates.
You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.
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Drive Your Learning

Drive Your Learning logo Drive helps to connect new digital learners with volunteer trainers and resources that will help them achieve success on the Internet, on the job, and at home. Whether it's learning how to use a computer for the first time, a new job skill, how to use a new application, or gain a new life skill, Drive is available to all new learners. We provide a one-stop connection to engaging curriculum offered by renowned training organizations from across the World Wide Web.

There are three simple ways for new learners to use Drive:
...Join - New learners join Drive in order to access training provided by reputable training organizations from across the Internet.
...Track - Track your progress and manage your classes on My Dashboard.
...Earn - Once you have completed a class, you will earn a badge. These badges are an indication of what skills you have successfully learned on Drive. To celebrate your success, you can share these badges on Facebook if you desire.

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EBSCOhost logo Ebsco Research databases offers a wealth of online reference publications from topics including Medicine, Religion, Popular Fiction, Auto Repair to name a few. Access is free to our patrons. You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.

Freegal Music

Freegal Music logo Freegal is a downloadable music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to about 3 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 10,000 labels with music that originates in over 60 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of subscribing libraries..

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Gale Legal Forms

Gale Legal Forms logo In today’s self-reliant and Internet-savvy world, people are always looking for ways to do things themselves. Even legal matters. Whether they’re looking to sell their home by owner, set up a living will, change their name or become a real estate mogul, they want the solution. Now when a patron visits your library for legal information and documents, you can point them to Gale LegalForms — their do-it-yourself resource for legal assistance.
By teaming with U.S. Legal Forms, we offer your patrons the latest legal forms — fast!
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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library logo Gale Virtual Reference Library is a single source for eReference aimed at the needs of students, researchers, professionals and general readers.
Now access more than many authoritative, full-text titles—from Gale and a host of premier publishing partners— within 13 subject areas researchers study most.

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Kentucky Libraries Unbound

Kentucky Libraries Unbound logo Our patrons are now able to "check out" and download audiobooks from the comfort of their own home. Choose from thousands of titles and listen to books on your home computer or transfer them to portable players.
In addition to audiobooks, patrons may select from a large array of downloadable ebooks, music, videos, and local content from across Kentucky.  New items are added regularly so check often.
 *eAudiobook downloads available from KY Libraries Unbound and Overdrive Audiobooks.
**KY Libraries Unbound subscription provided through donations made by the Madison County Athenaeum.
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Kentucky Virtual Library

KY Virtual Library logo KyVL is available free to all Kentucky residents. The password required to access parts of the site is available by contacting your local Kentucky library. At KyVL, you will have access to Kentucky Library Catalogs, archived magazine articles, access to other online reference tools, and much more. Click on the link above for access.
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Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library logo Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

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Mango Languages

Mango Languages Library logo Mango is a language learning program teaching practical conversation and cultural awareness for the world’s most popular languages. It’s the fun, easy and incredibly effective way for travelers of all kinds to learn to speak a foreign language. Learn languages quickly and easily with the world's most powerful language software.
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Newsbank logo America's Newspapers The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded.
the Richmond Register
Kentucky Newspapers
America's News Magazines
United States

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Novelist and Novelist Plus

Novelist logo NoveList, a readers' advisory service, not only provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles, but it also offers a wide range of feature content designed to serve fiction readers of all ages and including author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.NoveList Plus is a comprehensive online readers' advisory tool.

Using NoveList Plus, you can search among hundreds of thousands of popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles, and also retrieve author read-alikes, book lists, book discussion guides, and more. All of this rich editorial content is crafted by librarians and reading authorities who are experts in the field -- making NoveList Plus the premier readers' advisory resource. Not only that, but NoveList Plus links to your library catalog.
You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.

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eAudiobooks from OneClick Digital

One Click Digital logo OneClickdigital brings exclusive Recorded Books eAudio, as well as content from all major publishers, together with an eBook service.
Combine eBooks and eAudio in one collection, offering the most comprehensive platform for your content.
Curated title lists feature the best literature in a wide variety of genres along with an outstanding collection of award-winning Children’s and Young Adult titles.

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Rocket Languages

Rocket Languages open in a new window Rocket Languages offers Language Courses made just for you! I know learning language from other culture takes a long time just to pronounce, dictate and understand the language fully. But from Rocket languages we can make the impossible to possible way enabling you to learn the language in a short-span of time. Rocket Languages offers an American Sign Language course has taken thousands of ASL learners from absolute beginner to absolute pro, and you can be next!

You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.

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Small Business Reference Center

Small Business Reference Center logo Small Business Reference Center™ provides up-to-date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business. The database contains nearly 400 full-text periodicals and over 450 full-text reference books.
The user-friendly interface guides users through small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding. Business videos provide critical information for business owners: interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and ‘how to’ videos help foster success in all aspects of managing a business. A collection of state-specific resources supports the researcher with demographic data and other local information.
You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.

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Universal Class

Universal Class logo Visit Universal Class and learn something new today!
Choose from over 500 online non-credit Continuing Education Courses.
Universal Class direct Link

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 • Enjoy the complete digital editions of your favorite magazines—many of which are only available in this format
• Download full color magazines with interactive elements such as audio and video
• Find the stories you want to read quickly and easily with an intuitive navigation and all-inclusive keyword search
• Gain unlimited access to our entire collection of digital magazines
• Check out as many as you want—there are no holds or due dates
• Read your magazines anytime, anywhere— either on your PC or Mac or on your mobile device. Apps are available for iPad®, iPhone®, Kindle Fire™, Android™, Blackberry® Playbook™

You will have to put in your entire Madison County Public Library card number to log in. Everyone's library card number begins with 29928.
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