Floyd Memorial Library

RESEARCH


 

  • Homework Help Interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests.
  • Skills-Building Choose your topic to receive real-time help.
  • Personalized eLearning Tools My File Sharing, My Session Replay, My Tutoring Archive, My Tests Archive, and more!
  • 24-Hour Writing Lab Submit essays and other forms of writing for constructive feedback.
  • Homework Send Question Submit homework questions for expert guidance.
  • Adult Learning Center Access a library of rich adult learning content (GED) and live, professional assistance in resume/cover letter writing, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series, and more!
  • Foreign Language Lab /Spanish-Speaking Support

Research Databases via Livebrary

Scroll through all the databases available on Livebrary and find the one most-suited for your research needs.

 

 

 

 


Ancestry Familial Database (In Library Use Only)

The largest for-profit genealogy company in the world, it operates a network of genealogical, historical records, and related genetic genealogy websites.

 

 

 



Book Index w/ Reviews (Hosted by EBSCO)

A database full of books, peer reviewed journals, and more with any and all available information to help you find copies of said materials.

 


 

Business Source Premier (Hosted by EBSCO)

Business Source Premier is a database covering business and management topics, including accounting, banking, economics, finance, international trade, marketing, management information systems, and operations management.

In-house Library Link HERE


 

Ethnic Diversity Resource (Hosted by EBSCO)

This full-text database is a dedicated resource covering the culture, traditions, social treatment and lived experiences of different ethnic groups in America.

In-house Library Link HERE

 


Hobbies & 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.

 

 


LGBTQ+ Source (Hosted by EBSCO)

LGBTQ+ Source is the definitive database for LGBTQ+ studies. It provides scholarly and popular LGBTQ+ publications in full text, plus historically important primary sources, including monographs, magazines and newspapers.

In-house Library Link HERE


Literary Reference Center Plus (Hosted by EBSCO)

Literary Reference Center Plus is a full-text literary database providing a complete collection of reference works across all genres and time periods.

In-house Library Link HERE


Live-brary

Your digital library one-stop shop.

Find eBooks, homework help, research databases, veteran information, career links and more.

 


 

Newspaper Source Plus (Hosted by EBSCO)

Newspaper Source Plus provides a full-text digital collection of the world’s major news content. It includes millions of articles from newspapers, newswires and news magazines. In addition, it offers television and radio transcripts and ongoing daily updates from popular news sources.

In-house Library Link HERE


 

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center is a rich full-text database containing thousands of classic and contemporary poems, short stories, biographies, essays, lesson plans and learning guides. It also includes high-quality videos and audio recordings from the Academy of American Poets.

In-house Library Link HERE


Pronunciator

Language courses designed just for you.

Learn over 164 different languages!

 

 


Read It

Designed for middle and high school students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading, but need adapted material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.

 


 Reference USA

Provides industry-leading business and consumer data for use by library patrons.

 


Rosetta Stone

Uses cloud-based solutions to help all types of learners read, write, and speak more than 30 languages, including several endangered languages.

In-house Library Link HERE

 


Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Provides detailed yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines. All of the content is organized in a powerful, easy-to-use manner so that users can quickly find the information they need.

In-house Library Link HERE


Suffolk Historical Newspapers

Access to local newspapers covering nearly 100 years of Suffolk County, NY history. Including obituaries.