Research Resources

Online Info & Services

Library Catalog

E-Books, Audiobooks, Movies, Music & More

Brainfuse HelpNow- Homework help, practice test, writing lab and so much more

Brainfuse VetNow- Just for Vets assistance with benefits, jobs, academics and much more

Brainfuse JobNow- online career prep, resume help, interview prep, and much more

Creative Bug – Art & Craft Video Classes

ValueLine- Smart Research, Smart Investing

EBSCO- e-resource, trusted research databases(academic, medical, legal, small business, hobbies and crafts)

Genealogy/Historical Research

Bartlesville Area History Museum

Bartlesville Examiner Enterprise IN LIBRARY USE ONLY- Ask Staff to Log You In

Newspapers.com Historical Newspaper Database

Oklahoma Digital Prairie

Ancestry Library Edition IN LIBRARY USE ONLY

Fold 3 Genealogy

Heritage Quest Genealogy

Online Databases

Online Databases

Government Information

College, Higher Education. and Financial Aid

Medical and Health Information

General Reference Sites:

Background Checks

On Demand Court Records

Oklahoma State Courts

Oklahoma Department of Corrections Offender Lookup

Oklahoma Sex and Violent Crime Offender Registry

Citing Internet Resources

Online! Citation Styles Index

American Psychological Association

Online Encyclopedias:

Encyclopedia.com
from elibrary offers 5000 or so free articles, with plenty of ads asking you to subscribe to the premium service. Still, it’s useful.

Wikipedia.org
is an encyclopedia created by internet users. All facts should be double-checked against another source for veracity.

Dictionary.com
has a lot of ads, but is incredibly useful for finding word spellings and definitions quickly.

Quotations
Bartleby.com offers a number of quotation collections, including Bartlett’s and Columbia.

Telephone Directories

The Ultimates
offers a meta search of white pages, yellow pages, and even email addresses.

Switchboard
is clean, easy to use, and popular with our reference librarians.

Whitepages
also offers a cool reverse lookup feature for phone numbers & addresses.

Translation Services

Google
offers language tools including translations

Ready Reference Collections of others:

Bartleby.com
offers some really useful full-text reference tools, including encyclopedias, thesaurii, writing style guides, and more.

Refdesk.com
Huge collection of resources on any imaginable topic, as well as front ends to many popular search engines. Maintained by Bob Drudge.