Online Resources

Books & Reading

Zinio

Digital magazines for iPad, iPhone, Android, Mac & PC.

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OneClickDigital

Downloadable audiobooks and ebooks.


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Novelist

Explore the wonderful world of fiction with the help of this comprehensive Readers' Advisory database, which offers expert reading recommendations from professional librarians, and read-alikes for every title, author, and series. It also contains resources such as book discussion guides, thematic book lists and reading and book-oriented articles.


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Jersey Cat

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Type: Library Materials
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Hoopla

Hoopla: Select audiobooks, music, movies and television.


Type: Subscription Databases
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eLibraryNJ

Choose: Libraries Of Middlesex Automation Consortium to download ebooks and audiobooks.


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Dictionary

Visual Thesaurus-Remote Access

Use this link for access anywhere outside of South River Public Library. An interactive dictionary and thesaurus, Visual Thesaurus creates word maps that blossom with meanings and branch to related words. Its innovative display encourages exploration and learning. Understand language in a powerful new way.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Library Access Only
Visual Thesaurus-Library Access

Use this link when working in South River Public Library. An interactive dictionary and thesaurus, Visual Thesaurus creates word maps that blossom with meanings and branch to related words. Its innovative display encourages exploration and learning. Understand language in a powerful new way.


Type: Subscription Databases
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Education

Lynda.com Online Training Library

If you are interested in learning business, software, technology or creative skills, the OTL has a course for you. There are over 2500 courses to choose from, with new courses being added each month.


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Learning Express

A wealth of resources, this database is a collection of practice tests, eBooks, and computer learning modules designed to help you prepare for various academic or licensing tests.
To set up an account: Type in your Library card number in the box that says USER, and choose a password that is memorable.
You must use Internet Explorer as your browser; you will be instructed to download a media player to utilize the computer.


Type: Subscription Databases
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Driver Education Program
11 car practice tests
6 motorcycle practice tests
3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License practice tests
3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions
 

 


Type: Library Materials
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History & Social Sciences

Facts on File

Find articles about history, including modern, ancient, medieval, American Indian, African-American, and women; science; careers; teacher curriculum materials, and there’s even an atlas. Personal and business forms are also available in this database.


Type: Subscription Databases
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Language Learning

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone language learning system


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Mango Languages

Mango is an online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication in 72 different languages. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective. You can learn anywhere you have an internet connection.


Type: Subscription Databases
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Literature and Literacy Criticism

Novelist

Explore the wonderful world of fiction with the help of this comprehensive Readers' Advisory database, which offers expert reading recommendations from professional librarians, and read-alikes for every title, author, and series. It also contains resources such as book discussion guides, thematic book lists and reading and book-oriented articles.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Available Everywhere

Music

Hoopla

Hoopla: Select audiobooks, music, movies and television.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Available Everywhere
FREEGAL

Your library is now offering Hoopla.


Type: Library Materials
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Research

EBSCO

This multipurpose database covers virtually every subject area of general interest to adults and children. It includes full-text magazine articles, newspaper articles, consumer information, reference books, biographies, photos, maps, and flags.


Type: Subscription Databases
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Spanish Language (en Español)

INFORME

Created exclusively for Spanish-speaking users, this full-text electronic reference tool provides indexing, images and full text of popular Hispanic magazines. It includes a thesaurus and interface that are uniquely designed for Spanish-speaking users.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Available Everywhere

Thesaurus

Visual Thesaurus-Remote Access

Use this link for access anywhere outside of South River Public Library. An interactive dictionary and thesaurus, Visual Thesaurus creates word maps that blossom with meanings and branch to related words. Its innovative display encourages exploration and learning. Understand language in a powerful new way.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Library Access Only
Visual Thesaurus-Library Access

Use this link when working in South River Public Library. An interactive dictionary and thesaurus, Visual Thesaurus creates word maps that blossom with meanings and branch to related words. Its innovative display encourages exploration and learning. Understand language in a powerful new way.


Type: Subscription Databases
Availability: Available Everywhere