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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.

Acorn TV direct link hoopla 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 Gale Virtual Reference Library direct link Heritage Quest 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 RB Digital direct link Newsbank direct link Novelist @ Ebscohost direct link Small Business Reference Center direct link Universal Class link

Acorn TV

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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.

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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Heritage Quest,Heritage Quest Remote Access and MyHeritage

Heritage Quest logo Heritage Quest logo MyHeritage logo Heritage Quest Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more.
Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources with coverage dating back to the 1700s that can help people find their ancestors and discover their past. Access Heritage Quest inside your local library by following this link: Heritage Quest local or
Access Heritage Quest from anywhere using your library card (Remember you must include all 14 digits beginning with 29928 and no spaces: Heritage Quest remote

MyHeritage MyHeritage Library Edition is the most comprehensive global genealogy resource for libraries/institutions with billions of historical documents & remote access.

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.
The KY Unbound Overdrive app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Android Market for free.
**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

HURRY. Mango Services expire at the end of June.

Mango is a language learning program teaching practical conversation and cultural awareness for the worlds most popular languages. It is 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.
The Mango app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Android Market for free.


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
Lexington Herald Leader
Kentucky Newspapers
America's News Magazines
United States
Lexington Herald Leader Direct Link


Novelist logo NoveList, a readers' advisory service, not only provides access to information on more than 155,000 fiction titles, but it also offers a wide range of content designed to serve fiction readers of all ages, including author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists, and more. All of this rich editorial content is crafted by librarians and reading authorities who are experts in the field.

All of this rich editorial content is crafted by librarians and reading authorities who are experts in the field .
To log in, enter your entire Madison County Public Library card number. Your card number is 14 digits long and begins with 29928.

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eAudiobooks from RB 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.
The RB Digital app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Android Market for free.

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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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