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Academic Search Complete
Scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database that offers indexing and abstracts for peer-reviewed journals, periodicals, monographs, reports, conference proceedings and more.
Alt Health Watch
Provides full text articles for peer-reviewed journals and reports, as well as pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Archives Unbound
Primary source materials covering a wide-variety of topics of importance to US and California history.
Audiobook Collection - EBSCOhost
Search audiobooks, listen to samples, and download your selection.
Auto Repair Source
Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, Auto Repair Source provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls, and more.
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Biography Reference Center 
Biography Reference Center offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and more.
Brainfuse/Help Now
On demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning. Brainfuse HelpNow is an online tutoring service that allows library patrons to connect one-to-one to a trained tutor for academic assistance in math, science, languages, and social studies.
Britannica Escolar
Britannica Escolar es una enciclopedia en dos partes con portales para estudiantes de primaria y secundaria.
Britannica School Edition
Britannica School is a three part encyclopedia with portals for elementary, middle, and high school students.
Business Source Complete
Access detailed company information and analysis, industry profiles and market insights and emerging trends.
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Computer Source
Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.
Consumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete is a resource for consumer-oriented health content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.
Consumer Reports Database
Consumer Reports is a nonprofit organization providing unbiased product ratings and reviews. They put over 5000 products through rigorous testing each year.
ConsumerReports.org
Access thousands of ratings and reviews for consumer products and services through the web version of the popular consumer review magazine.
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Driver's Education
Practice tests for autos and motorcycles.
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eBook Collection - EBSCOhost
Search and view the full text of eBooks. Includes the eBook collection from NetLibrary.
EBSCOhost Research Database
EBSCOhost offers a variety of comprehensive full text databases, ranging from general reference collections to specially designed, subject-specific databases for public, academic, medical, corporate and school libraries.
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
World Book in Spanish. Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos ofrece los artículos de la enciclopedia de las multimedias, enlaces de webs, los artículos periódicos, los vídeos, las animaciones, los sonidos, los mapas interactivos, y más.
ERIC
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
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Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
Flipster
Access popular digital magazines on your mobile device.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
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GreenFILE
Provides full-text articles, indexing and abstracts for scholarly, government and general-interest titles including content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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Health Source - Consumer Edition
Searchable information on medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition
This database provides scholarly full text journals focusing on medical disciplines and includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide.
History Reference Center
The History Reference Center offers full text from reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, periodicals, historical documents, biographies, photos and maps, and historical video.
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International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text
These volumes comprise a fully indexed, cross-referenced and annotated databank of over 60,000 journal articles, books, book chapters and dissertation abstracts on all aspects of theatre and performance in 126 countries.
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Kids InfoBits

Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

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Legal Collection
The Legal Collection contains full text for the world's most respected, scholarly law journals. Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text
LISTA indexes core journals, priority journals, and selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
LINK +
LINK+ is a free service which allows Mountain View Public Library patrons to borrow items that are not available at the Mountain View Public Library. LINK+ is a cooperative project among many academic and public libraries in California.
Literary Reference Center
Literary Reference Center is a full-text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books and literary journals. Includes plot summaries, articles, author biographies, book reviews, novels, literary journals, short stories, poems, author interviews, and images.
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Mango Languages
Basic and intermediate language lessons that combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple and clear instructions.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database provides full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, photos, maps & flags, color PDF's and expanded full text backfiles.
MasterFILE Premier
Multidisciplinary database provides full text for periodicals, reference books and primary source documents; also includes images, maps and flags.
Middle Search Plus
Middle Search Plus is a database that provides full text access to magazines covering contemporary and historical topics for middle and junior high school students.
Military & Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and more.
Mountain View Los Altos Adult Education
Mountain View-Los Altos Adult School provides training and skills to help adults achieve personal goals in employment, secondary education, and English language skills.
Mountain View Obituary Database
Mountain View Obituary Database is an online index to the obituaries of Mountain View residents found in the Mountain View History Center collection.
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New York Times
Direct access to NYTimes.com.
Newspaper Source Plus
Newspaper SourcePlus includes more than 1,000 full-text for major newspapers and more than 38 million full-text articles.
Novelist Plus
NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 150,000 fiction titles, over 40,000 custom created articles and lists, and over 40,000 nonfiction titles. Among other options, it includes lists of award winners, Author Read-alikes, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, Feature Articles, Recommended Reads, and curriculum materials of or teachers.
 Novelist K-8 Plus
Engage your younger readers and encourage reading success! NoveList K-8 Plus helps parents, teachers, and librarians improve literacy, connect reading across curricular areas, teach reading and writing concepts, and engage young readers.
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Overdrive
Overdrive's Northern California Library offers a wide selection of fiction and nonfiction titles of ebooks and audiobooks. You can read or listen on your computer, or on a compatible mobile device. All you need is your library account, internet access and the Overdrive app.
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Points of View
Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.
Primary Search
Primary Search is a database that contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines.
Professional Development Collection
The Professional Development Collection is designed for professional educators and provides a highly specialized collection of peer-reviewed education journals and educational reports.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
The world's largest full text psychology database; including topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
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Regional Business News
Regional Business News provides full text for regional business publications, covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Religion and Philosophy Collection
Provides full-text articles on such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
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Salud en Espanol
Consumer Health Complete in Spanish. Salud en Español provee reportes completos basados en evidencias y fichas de datos relacionados a todos los aspectos de la salud y el bienestar. Reportes específicos por tema que cubren todos los aspectos de la salud, dan información general importante en relación a enfermedades, afecciones y procedimientos de diversos tratamientos.
San Jose Library Music Index
San Jose Library Music Index is a searchable Index for songbooks, music magazines, choral music, sheet music and stock music.
Science Reference Center
Contains full text for science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and more. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.
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TeachingBooks.net
An exclusive, ever-growing, vetted collection of instructional materials about children's and young adult books and authors.
TOPICsearch
Contains full text for articles from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.
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USA Learns
USA Learns is a free website that helps adults learn English and prepare for U.S. citizenship online. This popular website, visited by nearly 10,000,000 adults around the world, teaches English and U.S. citizenship by providing engaging multimedia content and educational activities. Learners have the opportunity to study independently or with the support of their teacher.
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Vocational and Career Collection
This database is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals.
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World Book Online
World Book Online Encyclopedia offers multimedia encyclopedia articles, web links, periodical articles, videos, animations, sounds, interactive maps, and more.
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