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A comprehensive mix of resources, records exclusively devoted to African American family history research, and tools was created in partnership with leading genealogists.
Hundreds of millions of current and archived full-text articles in a single database, including electronic editions of more than 2,700 U.S. news sources.
Current and archived newspaper articles from around the United States, organized by state.
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eBooks for kids and young adults available on your mobile device or PC.
The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media.
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Over 20,000 historic images of Tampa Bay from the late 1800s to the early 1960s.
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Research for those studying law, law enforcement, terrorism, homeland security, forensic science, and more.
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Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library's digitized archives, including Burgert Brothers photographs, oral histories, and other historical records and images.
Historic, large-scale fire insurance maps of Florida towns and cities from 1867 through the mid-20th century.
Full-text articles from more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports for educators, from school teachers to administrators to education students.
A beginner’s Spanish-language reference tool offering all the best elements of World Book Kids Student Encyclopedia.
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Periodicals supporting business school students and entrepreneurs seeking insights, tips, strategies and success stories.
Learn to code and build websites, video games, apps, and animations. For ages 8-18.
Sample legal forms for family law, wills & estates, business, landlords and tenant, and much more, tailored to the state of Florida.
Full-text newspaper and journal articles from Florida publications.
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Includes Biography and Genealogy Master Index.
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Combines reference content with videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and more, specifically for middle schoolers.
A master index to literature products published by Gale containing complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings.
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An archive of articles essential to the study of American history and African-American culture, history, politics, and the arts, spanning 1893 to 2005.
An archive of articles from The St. Petersburg Times / Tampa Bay Times from 1901 - 2009.
An archive of newspapers from Florida and the Southeast from the 19th century forward.
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A wide range of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines from and about Latin America.
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Journals and publications across the arts, humanities, and sciences with a focus on Ireland.
Test prep for college entrance and high school equivalency, workplace tools, reading, writing, math and science.
Coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, and information retrieval and management and more
An online platform that helps you learn business, software, technology and creative skills. Use LibraryID = hcplclib for the app.
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Personalized eBook reading for students with recommendations based interests, reading level, and ratings.
The complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present along with books, images, and videos.
The complete archive of National Geographic magazine along with a cross-searchable collection of books, maps, images, and videos.
Free access to the New York Times online is available to all Hillsborough County residents with a library card. Now including NY Times Cooking and Games.
Full and partial runs of regional, state, and local newspapers in the United States and other countries, dating from the early 1700s into the 2000s.
Read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers, helping kids find books for their reading level and interests.
Read-alike book recommendations for title, authors, and series crafted by experts. Reviews, top ten lists, and award winners all in one place.
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The most searched magazines focusing on current events, sports, science and health issues.
Search or browse more than 20,000 publications across multiple Gale resources.
Digital newsstand with thousands of the world's most popular newspapers.
Browse or search for journals with full-text articles by title or subject.
Accurate data on 65 million businesses and 298 million consumers, including business directories, white pages, health care providers, and more.
A full range of coverage of scientific disciplines through learning modules, interactive experiments, articles, videos and research tools.
The critically-acclaimed series that examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults.
Index of articles relating to the history of Florida and the Tampa Bay area.
Obituary index that covers pre-1990 newspapers.
Newspapers from 1987-present with images (2018-present) and web content (2002-present).
Archive of Tampa Tribune newspaper articles from 1990 to 2016.
A curated collection of children’s eBooks for grades K-6 including animated picture books, read-along chapter books, graphic novels and math stories.
One-on-one live tutoring sessions for students, test preparation, and career coaching.
Stock market research, investment information, reports and rankings on mutual funds and options, and historical financial data.
Access the Wall Street Journal from anywhere.
Primary and secondary law source materials for Florida and all other states along with Federal cases, statutes and court rules.
A collection of encyclopedic resources including World Book, World Book for Kids, World Book Discover and Timelines.
Search the collections of libraries across the country and around the world.