Digital Resources

ACADEMIC SEARCH PREMIER

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides acclaimed full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

 

ATOZDATABASES

AtoZdatabases is the premier reference and marketing database marketed to Library, Academic, and Government institutions throughout the U.S. This simple, user-friendly, web-based solution provides details on businesses and households within the U.S. 

 

AUTO REPAIR SOURCE

Auto Repair Source is designed for touch-enabled devices such as laptops and tablets, it offers a user-friendly search experience and access to a wealth of information to help users diagnose, repair, and maintain today's complex vehicles. Diagrams and images can be easily magnified and printed.

 

BUSINESS SOURCE PREMIER

The industry’s most widely used business research database, Business Source Premier features full text and searchable cited references for top journals covering a variety of business disciplines.

 

CONSUMER REPORTS

Doing research takes time. Choosing the wrong product wastes money. Provide trusted information for making the smart choice. Enable thorough product comparisons with Consumer Reports' (CR) comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased product reviews.

 

CONSUMER HEALTH COMPLETE

Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.

 

EDUCATION RESEARCH COMPLETE

 Education Research Complete is a robust database for education students, professionals and policymakers. Providing hundreds of full-text education journals, it covers all levels of education, from early childhood to higher education, plus multilingual education, health education and testing. 

 

ERIC

A collection of journal articles and reports in education, with some full-text. It contains annotated references to non-journal material issued in the monthly Resources in Education (RIE) and the journal articles issued in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE).

 

HISTORY REFERENCE CENTER

Covering both U.S. and world history topics, History Reference Center is a full-text database featuring historical reference books, magazines, journals and thousands of primary source documents.

 

HOBBIES AND CRAFTS REFERENCE CENTER

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines.

 

HOME IMPROVEMENT REFERENCE CENTER

 Through a collection of comprehensive full-text content, this database provides users with detailed, user-friendly “how-to” information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects.

 

LITERARY REFERENCE CENTER

Literary Reference Center is a rich full-text literary database covering all genres and timeframes. It includes thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems. 

 

MANGO LANGUAGES

Learn a new language! Mango offers over 40 language courses plus 15 courses for English as a Second Language (ESL) students. Great for beginners, provides easy interactive tools to reach conversational proficiency.

 

MASTERFILE PREMIER

Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents. It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

 

MEDIA ON DEMAND (eBooks and Digital Audiobooks)

Broadview Library cardholders have access to THOUSANDS of eBooks, digital audiobooks, and streaming videos. Click the link to browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the Media on Demand digital collection for free. Checkout the "My Help" page to get more information on using Media on Demand! 

MEDIA ON DEMAND FOR TEENS

MEDIA ON DEMAND FOR KIDS

 

MIDDLE SEARCH PLUS

Designed for middle school libraries, Middle Search Plus is a full-text database providing popular middle school magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

 

NOVELIST PLUS

Created especially for people who love books, NoveList Plus is the premier online database for reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. Helping readers of all ages find just the right book to read, this comprehensive source of popular and professional book information includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more. 

 

NOVELIST PLUS K-8 PLUS

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them, NoveList K-8 Plus is an online database of reading recommendations which encourages reader success. Featuring an easy-to-use interface, kids can use NoveList K-8 Plus to find just the right books for their reading levels and interests, while parents, teachers and librarians can use it to find valuable teaching resources that will engage young readers.

 

POINTS OF VIEW REFERENCE CENTER

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

 

PRIMARY SEARCH

Designed for elementary school libraries, Primary Search is a full-text database providing popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, including endangered species, famous musicians, fitness and space exploration.

 

PROJECT GUTENBERG

Project Gutenberg offers over 40,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. These materials are generally older titles that are in the public domain.

 

SCIENCE REFERENCE CENTER

Designed to meet every student researcher's needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books and a vast collection of images. 

 

SMALL BUSINESS REFERENCE CENTER

Small Business Reference Center offers exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics. It includes business videos, a help and advice section and details on how to create business plans.

 

TUTOR.COM

Tutor.com connects students k-12, adult learners and job seekers with online tutors for live, one-to-one help in math, science, English, social studies, GED preparation, career help and resume writing. Tutors are available from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m., seven days a week.  Your Broadview library card is needed to connect to this service.

 

WorldCat

An OCLC catalog containing millions of bibliographic records about books and other materials in libraries worldwide.