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Online Courses

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Official Code of the Township of Livingston.

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Category: Legal, Local History, Research
Provided by: Web
Recommended Audience: Adults

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In January 2014, the Governor signed into law P.L. 2013, c. 259. Pursuant to that statute the Department of State provides the following Laws and Regulations as a service to our users.  The Laws and Regulations displayed here have been copied from:

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Category: Legal, Local History, Research
Provided by: Web
Recommended Audience: Adults

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Gale Presents: Udemy offers thousands of on-demand video courses taught by world-class instructors across 75 categories for upskilling in the areas of business, technology, and design, as well as courses on health and well-being, the arts and language learning. Courses are replaced monthly with new material addressing emerging topics. On-demand videos in eight different languages taught by native-speaking instructors are also included.

Check out video below to learn how to use Udemy.

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Category: Business, Career, Homework, Languages, Online Learning, Research, Students & Teachers, Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and an Udemy account are required.

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Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for hundreds of periodicals. In addition, 96% of journals indexed in TRC are peer-reviewed. Topics include: Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education.

Teacher Reference Center
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

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Referencia Latina, a comprehensive Spanish-language database, offers content from a variety of sources including 49,000 encyclopedia entries.

Referencia Latina
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Primary Search, designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children’s rooms, contains full text for more than 60 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles)

Primary Search
Category: Homework, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Kids

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

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Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).

Points of View Reference Center
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Teens

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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NoveList K-8 is your solution for integrating fiction across the curriculum. With a fun and intuitive interface, and extensive proprietary content, NoveList K-8 will be the resource you and your young readers turn to when looking for the next book to read.

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Category: Reading
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Kids

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If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

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NoveList is a comprehensive readers’ advisory solution for fiction lovers. Find your next great fiction read. Browse genres, readalikes, award winners and more. Features resources for book clubs, educators, and librarians. With an intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList answers the question: What should I read next?

NoveList
Category: Reading
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

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If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

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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.

Newspaper Source
Category: News
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles.

Military & Government Collection
Category: Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Middle Search Plus contains full text for more than 150 popular, middle school magazines. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 200 magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets.

MiddleSearch Plus
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Teens

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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LISTA indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

LISTA
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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The Image Collection database consists of more than 1 million total images in these categories, broken down as follows:

  • Photographs
  • Images from Canadian Press, Getty Images, and UPI
  • Maps from Antenna Audio
  • Photographs from public domain sources

The images consist of a wide array of photos and maps, with an emphasis on world news and events. Other areas of coverage include contemporary and historical photos of people, places, and the natural kingdom.

Image Collection
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Search specifically for

  • black and white photographs
  • color photographs
  • graphs
  • maps
  • charts
  • photos of people or places
  • natural scenic photos
  • etc.

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Health Source: Consumer Edition is a rich collection of consumer health information covering a wide variety of subjects, including information on specific diseases as well as overall health topics. Subjects include fitness, nutrition, diabetes, aging, women's health, children's health and more.

Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 30 full-text, non-open access consumer health magazines and 100 full-text reference books. It also includes searchable full text for current health pamphlets.

Additionally, with Health Source: Consumer Edition, users have access to Clinical Reference Systems reports, in both English and Spanish, and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

*Information provided in this database should not be viewed as a means for self-diagnosis or a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.

Health Source_ Consumer Edition
Category: Health, Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides researchers, allied health professionals, nurses and medical educators with access to full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Content includes 140 active full-text, non-open access journals, 120 peer-reviewed, active full-text, non-open access journals, and 930 indexed and abstracted journals.

Health Source_ Academic_Nursing Edition
Category: Health, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Kids

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, is a national information system supported by the U.S. Department of Education, the National Library of Education, and the Office of Educational Research and Improvement. It provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.

ERIC
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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From culinary school to medical school—and everything in-between–Peterson's helps you discover, prepare for and fund your education. Peterson offers information on over 4000 Colleges, Online Schools and Graduate Programs. Search for College Scholarships, Practice Tests & Exam Prep Guides.

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Category: Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Teens

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Available to all library card holders

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Access to free practice tests based on the New Jersey’s DMV materials, including commercial licenses.

New Jersey isn’t just the Jersey Shore, though a trip to the beach never hurts anyone. Enjoying the salty fresh air of Cape May or the carnival smells of the Atlantic City boardwalk starts with obtaining a learner permit or passing an approved motorcycle training course. Our MVC practice tests feature questions just like those on the official written knowledge test. We offer practice tests on driving techniques, road signs, laws and regulations, and commercial endorsements.

DMV Practice Tests
Category: Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Web
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

Available to anyone. No login is required.

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Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Research an author, novel, or poem for school or personal interest. Learn more about a literary movement for book discussions.

Literary Reference Center
Category: Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms, with more content being added on a regular basis. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation’s oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.

Legal Information Reference Center
Category: Legal, Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

Browse by popular legal forms or categories such as Bankruptcy, divorce, living trusts, etc.

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Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more.

18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin? Heritage Quest Online delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

Heritage Quest
Category: Genealogy
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

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Specifically developed for public libraries, Britannica Library contains comprehensive information for all ages. With its junior, student and adult interfaces, this award winning online learning resource lets library users of all abilities access comprehensive and interactive e-learning information.

Brittanica Library Kids
Category: Online Learning, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Kids

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

What you need to know…

Specifically developed for public libraries, Britannica Library contains comprehensive information for all ages. With its junior, student and adult interfaces, this award winning online learning resource lets library users of all abilities access comprehensive and interactive e-learning information.

Brittanica Library Teens
Category: Online Learning, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

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Specifically developed for public libraries, Britannica Library contains comprehensive information for all ages. With its junior, student and adult interfaces, this award winning online learning resource lets library users of all abilities access comprehensive and interactive e-learning information.

Brittanica Library Adults
Category: Online Learning, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

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Delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. The world's most popular online genealogy resource.

Census records; birth, marriage and death records; immigration records; vital and church records; military records; and court, land and probate records are included. Popular databases include the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1930, Social Security Death Index, Civil War records, U.S. Public Records Index, American Genealogical-Biographical Index and Federal Slave Narratives.

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Ancestry
Category: Genealogy
Access Available: In Library Only
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Available only inside the library. To access using personal devices inside the library, a Livingston Library card is required. Additional access is available with public computers. No Livingston Library card is required for public devices. 

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Find thousands of scholarly articles in full-text on a broad range of topics.

A popular resource found in many academic settings worldwide, Academic Search Premier was designed for the foremost researcher, rich with the most valuable, comprehensive multidisciplinary content available. As a leading scholarly database, it provides access to acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources.

Academic Search Premier offers access to video content from the Associated Press, the world’s leading news agency. Videos relevant to the search terms appear in a carousel in the result list. With footage from 1930 to the present and updated monthly, this collection of more than 60,000 videos covers a wide variety of topics.

Academic Search Premier
Category: Homework, Research, Students & Teachers
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

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Comprehensive selection of interactive online tutorials, practice tests, articles, e-books, and high-stakes test preparation — modeled after official tests.

Through LearningExpress Library, one has access to Job and Career Accelerator Center and Computer & Internet Basics Center

Learning Express
Category: Online Learning, Students & Teachers, Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and a Learning Express account are required. 

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If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, we have the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.

Digital Learn
Category: Online Learning
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Web
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Available to anyone. No login is required.

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The Tutor.com Learning Suite combines online tutoring, homework help, and test preparation with powerful diagnostic tools and self-study resources to provide a well-balanced and flexible educational environment designed to meet the individual needs of all learners.

Tutor.com provides on-demand or scheduled tutoring in hundreds of subjects and test-prep areas, including AP® subjects, algebra, writing, programming languages, world languages, web design, and NCLEX®. 

Tutor.com
Category: Homework, Online Learning, Students & Teachers, Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Kids, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and a tutor.com account are required. 

What you need to know…

Learning that fits your life. Over 800 Courses & Expert Professors Across Multiple Categories. Learn from award-winning experts and professors from the most respected institutions in the world. Access to The Great Courses via Kanopy. 

Borrow up to 2 courses (includes all episodes for the course) per month.  With apps for iOS, Android, Roku and Kindle Fire as well as My Digital Library on the web, you can literally enjoy your courses anywhere.

Great Courses on Kanopy
Category: Online Learning
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required. Create an account with Kanopy.com. 2 borrows of The Great Courses are granted each month. 

What you need to know…

Gale Courses supports libraries as educational institutions and gives community members easy access to lifelong learning opportunities including professional development, technology, and personal enrichment courses.

Available 24/7, Gale Courses provides more than 360 six-week long, online programs taught by college instructors. New courses begin each month, and lessons are assigned twice a week, enhanced with images, videos, and games to support varied learning styles. Users will enjoy a self-paced learning environment and engagement with fellow students and instructors through weekly discussion boards.

Your library can enrich lives by providing diverse learning opportunities with classes that support:

  • Business professionals – with communication, entrepreneurship, human resources, management, manufacturing, and marketing offerings
  • Computer and technology – suiting skill levels from beginner to advanced in software, computer applications, web design, and programming
  • Parenting, language & arts, hobbies, and more – a wide array of personal enrichment subjects with something for everyone
  • Health and wellness offerings – certifications in topics from mental health and aging to pain management and nutrition
Gale Courses
Category: Online Learning, Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and Gale account are required. 

What you need to know…

Over 500 online video-based courses for patrons interested in professional or personal growth.

Knowledge is Power: Learn something new today! UniversalClass offers hundreds of online CE classes. Our courses are not just tutorials; they are real. They include lessons, exams, assignments, discussion boards and actual assessments of your progress.

Assessment of Your Progress: Verify your learning progress with the assessment of assignments and exams. Receive actual grades and feedback regarding your performance.

Earn CEUs and Certificates: Earn a certificate documenting your CEUs, contact hours, and course completion. Build your online portfolio and share your achievements with others.

Go At Your Own Pace: All courses are self-paced. This means you can learn when you want on your own time. You do not need to be online at a specific date or time.

Universal Class
Category: Online Learning, Test Prep
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and a Universal Class account are required. 

What you need to know…

Provides full-text magazines, periodicals and reference books covering a wide-range of subject areas. It also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags.

Useful for:
Consumer Reports digital access

MasterFILE Elite
Category: Magazines, News, Research
Access Available: Remote
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

What you need to know…

The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media. 

  • Comprehensive coverage of the African American experience from the early 18th century to the present day
  • Sourced from more than 19,000 American and global news sources, including over 400 current and historical Black publications
  • An easy-to-use online resource—updated daily—for every institution working toward social justice and racial equity
Black Life in America
Category: Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

What you need to know…

America’s News: 2022 Edition is a powerful online resource that empowers patrons to explore a diverse range of popular topics including business, health, politics, careers, entrepreneurship and much more. With current content and archives back to the 1980s from more than 3,670 U.S. news sources, it is the most comprehensive domestic news resource available. The 2022 Edition features national, regional, and local news content allowing patrons to access multiple perspectives on practically any issue, person, or event across the country.

America's News
Category: News
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Livingston Library Card is required.

What you need to know…

Online access to West Essex Tribune (1929-2008), Livingston High School yearbooks (1957-2009), local history information, and photos. All available in a searchable format.

Local History Archive (Livingston)
Category: Local History, Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library, Web
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Available to anyone. No login is required. 

What you need to know…

Explore your family history with the premier collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 – today. Heritage Hub helps you easily identify relatives,  uncover new information and potentially unknown family members. Includes deep coverage from all 50 states, hard-to-find content from the mid 1900’s, and original obituary images.  

Heritage Hub
Category: Genealogy
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

What you need to know…

Times Games have captivated solvers since the launch of the Crossword in 1942. Our experts create engaging word and visual games that stimulate and keep the mind sharp. All Games are available on the web and NYT App; Crossword and Spelling Bee are available in the Crossword App.

NYT Games
Category: News
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Click the link provided to redeem your code for digital access to NYT Games. Log in or register with The New York Times. Not applicable for existing NYT Games subscribers. 

What you need to know…

New York Times Cooking is an inspiring cooking guide, innovative and interactive kitchen tool, and diverse recipe collection that helps home cooks of every level discover, save and organize the world’s best recipes, while also helping them become better, more competent cooks. 

NYT Cooking
Category: News
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Click the link provided to redeem your code for digital access to NYT Cooking. Log in or register with The New York Times. Not applicable for existing NYT Cooking subscribers.

What you need to know…

Live news, investigations, opinion, photos and video by the journalists of The New York Times from more than 150 countries around the world. This includes the latest content and news as well as access to articles from 1851 to present day in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

Use this link for access to NYTimes.com from anywhere inside the library. 

nyt
Category: News
Access Available: In Library Only, Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Livingston Library Card and an account with NYT are required for remote access. Use this link for access to NYTimes.com from anywhere inside the library.

What you need to know…

Get complete access to the best local news coverage across multiple digital platforms. Bringing stories about the NJ's people, places and experiences right to you.The Star-Ledger is the largest circulated newspaper in the U.S. state of New Jersey and is based in Newark. 

Online access to the Star-Ledger’s articles back to 1989.

Star Ledger
Category: News
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Livingston Library Card is required. 

What you need to know…

Ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines all in one place! Accessible on portable devices via the Libby app, or on computers via OverDrive on the browser.

Digital Magazines w_ Libby
Category: Magazines
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: BCCLS
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

Livingston library card is required.

What you need to know…

Rosetta Stone helps you tap into your brain's innate ability to learn language, and gets you comfortable with communication in real life. Includes 30 languages to meet a range of cultural interests. Learning is structured around core lessons to build reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills and also includes focused activities to refine grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and more. Patrons can also take advantage of available mobile apps that enable learners to reinforce their language learning wherever they may be.

 

Check out video below to learn how to install Rosetta Stone app on your mobile device. 

 

Rosetta Stone
Category: Languages
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and a Rosetta Stone account are required. 

What you need to know…

Learning a new language isn’t easy. Committing to a new way of communicating is a verbal and physical commitment that is unfamiliar, but rewarding in what you’ll discover along the way. A blend of the right content at the right time, with intelligent algorithms and native-speaker audio, and powered by proven methodologies, Mango’s adaptive learning process evolves to your progress and unique learning behaviors, preparing you to start the conversation with confidence. 

Offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user’s native language. Mango can be accessed at the library, remotely, or even on-the-go with apps for iPhone, Android, Kindle and Nook.

Mango Languages
Category: Languages
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults, Teens

How to access…

A Livingston Library card and a Mango Languages account are required.

What you need to know…

This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Regional Business News
Category: Business, News, Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

What you need to know…

The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs.

Small Business Reference Center
Category: Business
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

What you need to know…

This business database provides full text for over 1,000 business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.

Business Source Elite
Category: Business
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

Perform a basic search or an advanced search. Limit your results to certain publication types, years, etc. Limit to PDF full text.

What you need to know…

Reference Solutions is a powerful online reference and research tool providing instant, real-time access to accurate, in-depth information on U.S. businesses (59 million) and U.S. residents (310 million). Reference Solutions makes it faster and easier to find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, find news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research and much more.

Reference Solutions
Category: Business, Research
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: New Jersey State Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

If your IP address is within New Jersey, you should be able to log in to this database automatically.

What you need to know…

Offers real-time access to comprehensive data and independent analysis on thousands of investments, spanning mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds, and closed-end funds. Investment Research Center serves all levels of investors with a range of dynamic tools and thoughtful perspectives to help them make more informed investment decisions.

Morningstar
Category: Business
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required.

What you need to know…

The Value Line Research Center database contains the complete Investment Survey Standard Edition, Investment Survey Small & Mid-Cap, Value Line Mutual Fund Survey, The Value Line Daily Options Survey, The Value Line Special Situations Service, The Value Line Convertible Survey, and many online tools that allow the investor to make the best financial decisions. 

Access 6,000 stocks — including 1,700 widely-followed analyst covered companies, 1,800 small & mid-cap companies and an additional 2,500 database companies.

Value Line
Category: Business
Access Available: Remote
Provided by: Livingston Public Library
Recommended Audience: Adults

How to access…

A Livingston Library card is required. 

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