Oconee Regional Library System
 

ONLINE INFORMATION AND RESEARCH

Patrons can access the following resources both in the library and at home. For at-home access to many of these resources, the current GALILEO password is required. Please call, email, or visit the library to request the current GALILEO password. Please be sure to have your library card number available.

When necessary, specific directions for at-home access are listed directly below the title of the resource.

BOOKFLIX (Scholastic)

For at-home access, please use your library card number.

Children from preK through 3rd grade will enjoy exploring Scholastic's BookFlix. This online resource nurtures a love of reading and develops real-world knowledge by pairing classic fictional video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks. Over a hundred nonfiction and fiction pairs are available, including 30 pairs available in either English or Spanish. Each pair shares a central theme, which can then be extended through interactive games, recommended websites and detailed lesson plans. Children can read the eBooks independently, or read along with the narrator through word-by-word highlighting.

GALE GENEALOGY CONNECT

Gale Genealogy Connect is a database that provides full-text access to 97 books published by Clearfield Company (genealogical.com), a leading publisher of genealogical materials. Our collection focuses on two content areas:

  • How-to materials for both novice and advanced genealogists
  • Native American genealogy
To see a full list of the books in this collection, click on the "Title List" link from the Gale Genealogy Connect start page.

GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY

Full-text access to over 350 reference books that cover multiple subjects and disciplines. Access authorative reference sources either individually by title or search by keyword across the entire collection.

GALILEO (GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online)

The gateway to over 150 databases. Find full-text articles, citations and abstracts from thousands of magazines, newspapers and journals. GALILEO also includes reference works, business directories, government publications, and literary resources.

A-Z list of databases.
A-Z list of magazines and journals.

GEORGIA DOWNLOAD DESTINATION (Limited to Laurens County Library patrons)

For at-home access, please sign-in using both your library card number and the password/PIN associated with your PINES account.
Download thousands of titles in audiobook or e-book format directly to your home computer, smartphone, ebook reader, MP3 player or other mobile device.

LEARNING EXPRESS LIBRARY

For at-home access, first create a personal account by registering as a new user. Use your library card number as your username.

For Job Seekers: Find practice tests for the GED, ASVAB, Firefighter, Police Officer, Paramedic, EMT Basic, U.S. Citizenship, Postal Worker, Cosmetology, Real Estate Exams and many more professional exams. The Job Search &Workplace Skills Learning Center offers lessons in business writing, job searching, resume writing, and interviewing, along with TOEIC practice exams.

For Students: From elementary school through college, students will find tutorials and practice tests to improve their reading, writing, math and grammar skills. High school students will appreciate practice tests and electronic test preparation books for AP exams, PSAT, SAT, ACT, CLEP, and many other college preparation exams. College students will appreciate the tutorials in personal finance, public speaking and GRE exam preparation.

OXFORD VISUAL AND PERFORMANCE ARTS EBOOK COLLECTION

For at-home access, please use your library card number.

SALEM ONLINE

Salem Online provides digital access to reference materials, covering literature, history, and health. It also includes city, business and country information.
  • Magill’s Literary Annual from 1977 to the current year, reviewing significant fiction and nonfiction titles published each year.
  • A selection of Salem's Critical Insights books
  • A selection of Salem's award-winning Working Americans series
  • Consumer health encyclopedias
  • Searchable Directories provided by Greyhouse:
    • Older Americans Information Directory
    • Complete Learning Disabilities Directory
    • Complete Directory for People with Chronic Illness
    • Complete Mental Health Directory
    • Business Information Resources
    • Nations of the World 2016
    • America's Top Rated Cities, 2016
    • America's Top-Rated Smaller Cities

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