Databases & E-Resources

Business Insights: Essentials - Includes company profiles, industry reports and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers. (NOVELny)
*New Gale Presents: Udemy - Access 4,000+ on-demand video-based courses (business, tech, and personal development) across 75+ different categories. Use your CCLD card number to gain access when it asks for a "password".

Transparent Language - Learn a new language! Choose from over 95 different languages, with 1,500 to 2,000 words and phrases for every language.  Also includes English learning for speakers of 25+ languages, including intermediate-level immersion courses.
Free DMV Permit Practice Tests (driving-tests.org) - Practice NYS permit tests
*New*hoopla - Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. CCLD cardholders can borrow 4 titles each month.

Overdrive (Libby) - Download eBooks, audiobooks, and more from the library. Overdrive will include magazines that were previously available via RB Digital Magazines, starting February 19, 2021.
Ancestry Library Edition - Temporarily enjoy Ancestry Library Edition from home. Offered by Proquest as we undergo quarantine, access this database using the first 6 numbers of your library card.

Heritage Quest Online - Database consisting of the full text of local histories, family histories, and Federal Census indexes and images 1790-1910
Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine - Full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a variety of personal health information sources. (NOVELny)
Transparent Language - Learn a new language! Choose from over 95 different languages, with 1,500 to 2,000 words and phrases for every language.  Also includes English learning for speakers of 25+ languages, including intermediate-level immersion courses.
Literary Reference Center - Full-text database with information on thousands of authors and their works
*New* hoopla - Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. CCLD cardholders can borrow 4 titles each month.

Overdrive (Libby) - Our Overdrive collection now includes streaming video services that were previously available via RB Digital. To access streaming services, you must be logged into a CCLD account and using either the Libby app or Libby app website (click the “extras” link to see services). You will not see these services listed, if you are not logged in with your CCLD card.
Gale Academic OneFile with Subject Collections - Contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. (NOVELny)

Gale Academic OneFile Select with Subject Collections - Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects. (NOVELny)

Gale General OneFile with Subject Collections - News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. (NOVELny)

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico -  Spanish interface provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals both from and about Latin America. (NOVELny)

Gale OneFile: Computer Science - Provides access to business and technical publications in the computer, electronics, and telecommunications industries. (NOVELny)

Omni File - Full text articles from nearly 3,000 publications
Gale OneFile: News - This full-text newspaper database has several New York Newspapers including the New York Times from 1995 on, and over 1,000 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers. (NOVELny)

New York State Newspapers - A subset of Gale OneFile: News, this database includes articles from newspapers from around New York State including: Glens Falls Post-Star, New York Times, New York Post, Buffalo News, and Newsday. (NOVELny)
Britannica Academic - Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools. (NOVELny)

Britannica Escolar - Accurate and age-appropriate content in Spanish for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students and students learning Spanish. Available at two levels—primary and secondary. (NOVELny)

Britannica School - A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities. Available at three levels--elementary, middle, and high. (NOVELny)

Gale In Context - Elementary - Contains over 550 age-appropriate magazines for grades K-5. Also includes Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary, maps, flags, seals, charts and graphs. (NOVELny)

Gale In Context - Middle School - Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8. (NOVELny)

Kids InfoBits  - Designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students (NOVELny)

OCLC FirstSearch - An online reference search tool that delivers quality content from WorldCat and dozens of quality, respected databases of bibliographic and full-text content

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more (NOVELny)

NOVELny – A NOVEL database provided by the New York State Library. NOVELny connects New Yorkers to 21st century information.