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In addition to exploring the databases below also check out our handy subject guides.

Online Databases

 

ABCmouse

ABCmouse

100% educational, with more than 8,000 learning activities (books, games, songs, etc.) across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, art, and music for ages 2-8+. Best of all, kids love it!

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

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ancestry.com

Ancestry Library Edition

With 7 billion genealogical records from across the globe and millions of family trees, this is the world’s largest online family history resource.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

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ArtistWorks

ArtistWorks

Musical and artistic self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals. Offers everything you need from beginner to advanced for the most popular string and band instruments.

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Atomic Training

Atomic Training

Provides on-demand software training needed to develop technology skills. Learn to use Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google and more.
Explore complete list of classes.

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Britannica

Britannica School

Interactive student encyclopedia with atlases, biographies, videos, primary sources, games, and other homework resources.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

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Credo Reference

Credo Reference

Quick reference specialty encyclopedias and dictionaries on topics such as art, biographies, business, geography, grammar, history, legal, medical, music, psychology, quotes, religion and science.

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Ebscohost

EbscoHost

Access full-text articles from thousands of magazines, journals, and encyclopedias for school research as well as health, business and legal information.

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Fold3

Fold3

Provides access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

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Grove Sun

The Grove Sun

Searchable archives of The Grove Sun from 2008 to present.

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Heritage Quest

Heritage Quest

Revolutionary War, Civil War, and US Congressional Serial Set, US Census reports, birth, death, and marriage records.

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History

HistoryGeo.com

Displays original landowners of the continental United States according to state and federal records. At present covers 21 states and contains over 9 million records. Ever expanding collection of antique maps and atlases.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

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Law Depot

Law Depot

Create, email and print over 40 different legal forms including wills, power of attorney, rental agreements, quitclaim deeds, bills of sale and more.

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Learning Express

Learning Express

Provides practice tests, tutorials, and ebooks to help students of all ages improve basic skill in math, reading, and writing plus prepare for academic and occupational exams like ASVAB, NCLEX, CDL, ACT, GED and much more!

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Mango Languages

Learn a new language by listening to native speakers and engaging in interactive lessons. Choose from over 60 languages.

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Muskogee Phoenix

Muskogee Phoenix

Searchable archives of Muskogee Phoenix and Times-Democrat from 2004 to present.

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MyFreeTaxes.com

Free state and federal tax preparation and filing assistance for qualified individuals.

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Newspaper Archives

Newspaper Archives of Eastern Oklahoma Library District

Collection of digitized microfilm from local newspapers across our six counties. Content is very limited but ranges from late 1800s to 2012. Newspapers are fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore.

An account must be created to access content. Please select option for Free Membership to Eastern Oklahoma District Newspaper Archives.

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Novelist Plus

Search thousands of popular fiction and nonfiction titles, and retrieve author read-alikes, book lists, discussion guides, and more.

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Oklahoma Digital Prairie

Oklahoma Digital Prairie

Unique digital content spanning more than 100 years of rich, vibrant history from our State. Includes documents, photographs, newspapers, posters, maps and more.

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OK Driving Test

Oklahoma Driving Practice Tests

Practice before taking the real DMV tests for driving permits and licenses. Motorcycle and CDL reviews included.

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The Oklahoman Archives

Oklahoman Archives

Archives of articles from the Daily Oklahoman (September 1901 to present)

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Proquest Historic Newspapers

Proquest Historic Newspapers

Historical archives of the Chicago Defender, Nashville Tennessean and The New York Times.

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History Vault

Proquest History Vault

Digitized letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, diaries and more primary sources from the University Publications of America (UPA) collection.

This resource can only be accessed at Muskogee Public Library. Coming soon to all branches!

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Tahlequah Daily Press

Tahelquah Daily Press

Searchable archives of the Tahlequah Daily Press from 2008 to present.

Get started with the Tahlequah Daily Press »

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Tulsa World

Tulsa World

Searchable archives of the Tulsa World from 1989 to present.

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Universal Class

Universal Class

Continuing education courses in GED, ESL, technology, arts/crafts, cooking, homeschooling, job assistance, law, plus 100’s more. CEUs and certificates available upon course completion.

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Value Line

Value Line

Provides stock reports, mutual fund reports and investment information including the popular Value Line Investment Surveys which contains ratings for timeliness, safety and financial strength for many stocks.

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World Book Online

World Book Online

Timelines, science and biography articles, science fair projects and Spanish language section.

Contact library for username and password.

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WorldCat

Connect to the collections of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide. See what you can Interlibrary Loan.

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ancestry.com

Ancestry Library Edition

With 7 billion genealogical records from across the globe and millions of family trees, this is the world’s largest online family history resource.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

Get started with Ancestry »

ancestry.com

Fold3

Provides access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

Get started with Fold3 »

Heritage Quest

Heritage Quest

Revolutionary War, Civil War, and US Congressional Serial Set, US Census reports, birth, death, and marriage records.

Get started with Heritage Quest »

History

HistoryGeo.com

Displays original landowners of the continental United States according to state and federal records. At present covers 21 states and contains over 9 million records. Ever expanding collection of antique maps and atlases.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

Get started with HistoryGeo.com »

Newspaper Archives

Newspaper Archives of Eastern Oklahoma Library District

Collection of digitized microfilm from local newspapers across our six counties. Content is very limited but ranges from late 1800s to 2012. Newspapers are fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore.

An account must be created to access content. Please select option for Free Membership to Eastern Oklahoma District Newspaper Archives.

Get started with our Newspaper Archives »

The Oklahoman Archives

Oklahoman Archives

Archives of articles from the Daily Oklahoman (September 1901 to present)

Get started with the Oklahoman Archives »

Proquest Historic Newspapers

Proquest Historic Newspapers

Historical archives of the Chicago Defender, Nashville Tennessean and The New York Times.

Get started with Proquest Historic Newspapers »

History Vault

Proquest History Vault

Digitized letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, diaries and more primary sources from the University Publications of America (UPA) collection.

This resource can only be accessed at Muskogee Public Library. Coming soon to all branches!

Get started with Proquest History Vault »

 

ABCmouse

ABCmouse

100% educational, with more than 8,000 learning activities (books, games, songs, etc.) across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, art, and music for ages 2-8+. Best of all, kids love it!

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

Get started with ABCmouse »

Britannica School

Interactive student encyclopedia with atlases, biographies, videos, primary sources, games, and other homework resources.

This resource can only be accessed in the library.

Get started with Britannica School »

Credo Reference

Credo Reference

Quick reference specialty encyclopedias and dictionaries on topics such as art, biographies, business, geography, grammar, history, legal, medical, music, psychology, quotes, religion and science.

Get started with Credo Reference »

Explora

Search full-text articles for a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, geography, history, world cultures, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health and sports.

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Learning Express

Learning Express

Provides tutorials, and ebooks to help students (K-12) improve basic skills in math, reading, writing and science. Also, there are practice tests to help prepare for taking the GED, SAT, ACT and more.

Get started with Learning Express »

Universal Class

Universal Class

Build your skills with classes in math, science, English, history plus hundreds more.

Example classes include:

  • Basic Research Skills
  • Basic Math 101
  • ABCs of English Grammar
  • Essay Writing 101
  • Biology 101

Get started with Universal Class »

World Book Online

World Book Online

Timelines, science and biography articles, science fair projects and Spanish language section.

Contact library for username and password.

Get started with World Book Online »

Oklahoma Digital Prairie

Unique digital content spanning more than 100 years of rich, vibrant history from our State. Includes documents, photographs, newspapers, posters, maps and more.

Get started with OK Digital Prairie »

Atomic Training

Atomic Training

Provides on-demand software training needed to develop technology skills. Learn to use Microsoft, Apple, Adobe and Google software and more.

Get started with Atomic Training »

Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Learn a new language by listening to native speakers and engaging in interactive lessons. Choose from over 60 languages.

Get started with Mango Languages »

OK Driving Test

Oklahoma Driving Practice Tests

Practice before taking the real DMV tests for driving permits and licenses.

Get started with OK Driving Practice Tests »

 

Universal Class

Universal Class

Here you'll find over 100 career training courses plus fun classes in arts/crafts, cooking, pet care and more. CEUs and certificates available upon course completion.

Example classes include:

  • Resume Writing 101
  • Interview Skills 101
  • Career Coaching 101
  • Customer Service 101
  • Quicken 101
  • Office 2013: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Get started with Universal Class »

Learning Express

Learning Express

The Career Center enables you to explore careers, prepare for exams (civil service, law enforcement, nursing, real estate, and plumbing, for example) and improve your workplace skills.

The Job & Career Accelerator includes a job search engine with over 5 million job postings and tools like the step-by-step resume builder to land a job,

Get started with Learning Express »

 

Law Depot

Law Depot

Create, email and print over 40 different legal forms including wills, power of attorney, rental agreements, quitclaim deeds, bills of sale and more.

Get started with Law Depot »

 

Atomic Training

Atomic Training

Provides on-demand software training needed to develop technology skills. Learn to use Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google and more.
Explore complete list of classes.

Get started with Atomic Training »

Learning Express

Learning Express

Interactive video tutorials on popular software programs for Windows and Mac. Also provides tutorials for beginners on computer and Internet basics, email, social media and more.

Get started with Learning Express »

Universal Class

Universal Class

Continuing education courses in technology. CEUs and certificates available upon course completion.

Example classes include:

  • MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • How to Create Web Pages
  • How to eBay 101
  • How to Use an iPad 101

Get started with Universal Class »