connecting to apl's databases

Backward Links:

The Antigo Public Library has access to several databases which may assist you in finding resources for homework, career choices, entertainment, and assistance.

On the menu above, the Reference and Research link will reveal pages which contain the following databases:

  • Newspapers and Magazines
    • EbscoHost - a wide array of databases including the Student Research Center
    • ConsumerReports Online
  • Fiction and Nonfiction Databases
    • NoveList Plus - a very useful tool for fiction and nonfiction
    • Career Library - explore the countless options you have in the future, locate 2- and 4-yr. colleges, find guidelines on applying for financial aid, and more
    • Opposing Viewpoints - a source for data and documentation on current topics which generate different points of view
    • - a portal for online resources to explore children's and young adult books and their authors
  • LearningExpress Library -- prepare for that critical ACT/SAT exam, exams in specialty careers from air traffic controllers to electricians to paramedics
  • Audio Recordings
    • netLibrary - access to ebooks in our collection
    • Overdrive - a digital library of fiction, nonfiction, music, videos and more which you can download to your computer, an iPod, MP3 player, and other devices
  • Health and Wellness
    • Medline Plus - one of the best online resources for health, medicine, drugs, and disease information
    • Consumer Health Complete - find health information which is readable by the lay person
  • Do-It-Yourself
    • Auto Repair - find directions, specs, and drawings on most vehicles manufactured since 1945
    • Hobbies & Crafts - everything from bead work to kayaking -- find all the directions and patterns you can imagine
    • Home Improvement - Everything that may need remodeling or repair both inside and outside of your home
    • Small Engine Repair - All the directions, specs and drawings for everything from ATVs to water skis to snowmobiles
  • Legal Forms
    • WI State Law Library - a source for legal documents specific to WI courts
  • Genealogy - a means of getting in touch with your roots
    • Ancestry Library Edition - in-library use only for the genealogist
    • HeritageQuest - available for genealogists both within the library and remotely