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New Research Databases are here!


What is a library all about? Why, information, of course! We are pleased to make available several more resources for you on our website as you search for information. 

Chilton is a fantastic resource for those looking for information on auto and truck repair with diagnostics, maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, and step-by-step repair procedures in an easy to search database.

Hobbies and Crafts is a great resource for just about anyone's interest. On the Ohio Web Library home page, select All Resources, scroll down, then select Hobbies and Crafts. 

Transparent Language Online contains over 100 foreign language courses for you to choose from. There is also an ESL component that provides English language learning to speakers of over 25 different languages. 

Very Short Introductions is exactly what it claims to be. An excellent way to get a quick, authoritative, and accessible overview of a subject.                

Oxford Research Encyclopedias contains reference content in humanities, social science, and science topics.    

We also have new genealogy databases for your use:

African American Heritage -allows you to search essential historical records for African Americans.

Fold3 Library Edition-helps you discover documents and pictures of your families military past. 

Heritage Quest-discover your family history with the added bonus of sending the documents and records that you find to your home.

We also have available these genealogical resources:

Ancestry Library Edition - start your search here to begin finding your family history.

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps-this fascinating resource has over 40,000 detailed maps of Ohio cities drawn between 1882 and 1962.


These are just a few of the research databases that are available to you through our website. Stop by the Ohio Web Library and check out the other resources. You can also find the link on the top navigation bar under Find Information.